Step 1: First Download
Node.js and Install your local system.
Learn to install Node.js on windows.
Step 2: Go to official ghost.org and download latest version of ghost software. Direct Download: Ghost Download.
Step 3: Extract ghost zip in download or any other folder.
Step 4: Go to All Programs menu and navigate Node.js folder open Node.js Command prompt.
Step 5: In the Node.js command prompt, Type
cd downloads/ghost-x-x-x (x-x-x is version of ghost platform).
Step 6: Now type
npm install --production in command prompt.
Step 7: When npm is finished installing, type
npm start to start Ghost in development mode.
Step 8: Finally Ghost start to running. In below image you can find out the ghost configured url address with port number.
Step 9: In a browser, navigate to
localhost:2368 to see your newly setup Ghost blog.
Step 10: First change the url to localhost:2368/ghost/setup and create your admin user to login to the Ghost admin.
Step 11: When you click to finish OK, LET’S DO THIS button after you can see Welcome note with admin panel.
Step 12: You can navigate your admin panel and access the Content page and Settings.
Note : the login page for Ghost Platform look likes the below image.
This simple helphin guide shows how to install ghost blogging platform on windows localhost. you can easily learn ghost platform installation successfully.