Alternatives to InstantWP for all platforms with any license

  • WordPress Portable

    WordPress Portable is a free program for Windows that automatically ships with everything needed to run WordPress locally. All you need to do is to extract the package...

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    Free Windows

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  • DesktopServer

    Choose fictional domain names to personalize each of your projects and create dozens of virtual servers in seconds. WordPress designers and developers seldom work on a...

    Freemium Mac Windows Wordpress

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  • Local by Flywheel

    Provides a simple, local development environment with a friendly GUI. Uses Docker under the hood, similar to Vagrant but less tech experience needed.

    Freemium Mac Windows

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  • Pressmatic

    Pressmatic is a robust local WordPress manager for Mac. All sites are isolated in individual Docker containers.

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    Commercial Mac

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InstantWP Comments

Comment by jamiebaker
about InstantWP · Jun 2017 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

Easy to use app, great for development and design on wordpress.