Installing wordpress via terminal is slicker and faster. If you are on Windows, you need to install some dependencies - for Linux and OSX just go ahead and fire up your terminal.
On Windows, download and install the following packages from gnuwin32.
Restart your machine to update yor PATH VARIABLES.
Start you wordpress installation, go to your local server directory.
Create a directory for your project and go to that directory.
mkdir testsite cd testsite
Download the latest wordpress version using the
Extract downloaded archive file,
tar xfz latest.tar.gz
Move extracted content one directory up then remove unnecessary file
mv wordpress/* ../ rm -rf wordpress rm latest.tar.gz
Wordpress is now downloaded and is ready to be installed. Set-up your database and edit
wp-config.php. Continue wordpress installation on your browser.