Categories General Hello World Post author By Pat Skinner Post date 1/29/2005 1 Comment on Hello World I just finished setting up WordPress tonight after trying to figure out MovableType and b2evolution. By Pat Skinner I make apps. I love empowering people with tech, saving time, and delivering delight. Piano player and German speaker. View Archive → → iBourgeousie One reply on “Hello World” Just a note to anyone interested in setting up their own blog without using livejournal.com or other: If you want a very easy to install, mature blog package, I can’t recommend WordPress enough. I spent a long time last night looking at the software packages out there, trying to install MovableType, and then giving up. Why? I read that WordPress took less than 5 minutes to get running…and it’s true. All you need is a server with MySQL and Apache + the PHP module If that sounds foreign, MySQL is a free database server and Apache is a free webserver used by a *lot* of websites. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.