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5 years ago
Can I create a website first and then get it hosted?
Yes you can but you need to install a server on your computer like Wamp if you using windows or Mamp if you are on Mac
4 years, 12 months ago
Xampp is another alternative to the ones @govpatel stated above http://www.apachefriends.org/en/xampp.html
Govpatel and James offer good solutions. There is also a section in the Codex that covers installing WordPress locally on your machine which may be of some help: