MAMP is a free application designed to the installation and run the environment Apache, PHP and MySQL without the need to configure advanced settings or running scripts. The free version include also MAMP Pro in 30 day trial mode.
With applications quickly and easily you run on your Web server computer. He successfully it can be used to test the scripts, applications or Web sites, as well as hosting them online. MAMP installs by default in two versions, Standard and Pro offers paid much more configurable.
The most important functions included in Pro version are the ability to run several versions of PHP at the same time, create any number of virtual servers, installing applications such as Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal through a single click of a mouse, using a dynamic DNS, testing PHP scripts and server module management Apache.
MAMP includes components such as Apache, MySQL, PHP (5.4.1, 5.4.4, 5.4.8, 5.4.9, 4.5.28, 5.5.0, 5.5.1, 5.5.4, 5.5. 5, 5.5.7, 5.5.11, 5.5.12, 5.6.0), OpenSSL, APC, APCu, eAccelerator, XCache, OPCache, phpMyAdmin 4.2.7, Python, mod_wsgi, ImageMagick Imagick, Perl 5.16.1, mod_perl, SQLiteManager 1.2.4, phpLiteAdmin 18.104.22.168, Freetype, curl, libpng, gd, zlib, libxml2, gettext iconv and mcrypt.
MAMP Pro for Mac OS
MAMP PRO 5 for macOS comes with a lot of new features and improvements. One of the main focuses of this major update is on developers working with WordPress. But everyone else can also enjoy a wealth of new features in MAMP PRO 5.
MAMP PRO can publish your WordPress hosts. Simply enter your live server credentials in to the new remote tab and select the database to transfer along with the root directory. Your project can go live with just one click.
You can also Import an existing WordPress site from a live server into MAMP PRO. You can now make changes to your page or test new plugins and templates without modifying your live page. You can then go live with your changes.