Localhost or local web development environment allow you to develop and test a website on your desktop or laptop. Once you finished developing your website, you can easily deploy it on a web server. localhost allow you to test various CMSs or create your own website.
I am going to teach you everything related to web development in Yogi’s Guide to Web development. I believe that you should know about localhost and web server. Although there are many software to create a localhost but XAMPP and WAMP are the most popular.
This video will show you how to install XAMPP on your windows laptop. In next video, you will learn to setup localhost using WAMP.
Download XAMPP from http://www.apachefriends.org