What is Joomla? Joomla is one of the most powerfull free content management system available in the internet. It’s written with PHP programming. Since it use PHP, you need apache server to run it. In this article, I will show you how to install Joomla with XAMPP in Linux. If you are familiar with Linux, the installation process is not difficult.
I assume that you have installed XAMPP in your system. If not, you have to install XAMPP first (read here), otherwise you will not be able to follow all the instructions below.
Step 1. Downloading
Go to Joomla website at http://www.joomla.org and click the latest version 1.5.3.