Matt Bragg lives in Southern California, developing PHP/MySQL security applications used in the thoroughbred horse racing industry. He began studying Fortran many years ago and is currently focused on furthering his knowledge of PHP and developing WordPress sites for music artists. Matt splits his time coding and working as a professional musician. You can follow him on Twitter @braggm.
Setting up a development server using WampServer can save a lot of time and frustration and provide you with the means to safely develop your next killer application on your local machine. This article explains how to install the popular Windows-based web development platform to a relative newcomer to the PHP language.