You will want to attend this day-time event on Friday, Jan 22nd @ 9:15am in Brookfield, WI.
Developing Your WordPress Website Locally
(on your Computer’s hard drive without needing an internet connection, web hosting and a domain name)
Marc Benzakein, of ServerPress, will discuss how to streamline your development workflow using DesktopServer. With DesktopServer, there is no need to mess with databases, local host files or other advanced details, making it easy to develop your website and test your changes offline. You can run as many development sites as you'd like, on your own computer. DesktopServer also automates the deployment of development sites to a web server.