WordPress is an incredibly well known and well used open source blogging platform, and it is almost fully featured, except of course for the ability to have a typeahead style lookup on your site!
In this recipe we are going to fix that.
In order to create this we are going to first need to have a working WordPress installed. WordPress runs off a LAMP stack so if you haven't got one of those running locally you will need to set this up.
Once set up you can download WordPress from http://wordpress.org/, extract the files, place them in your
localhost, and visit
http://localhost/install/. This will then guide you through the rest of the install process.
Now we should be ready to ...