When developing several websites on the same machine, you will want to create
several virtual hosts. For each virtual host you need to specify a domain name (like
But if you currently don't have a domain name, you can specify a different port instead
(see the example below).
# Listen directive tells Apache to listen requests on port 8080 Listen 8080 <VirtualHost *:8080> ... </VirtualHost>
To access the website, in your browser's navigation bar, enter "http://localhost:8080".
After editing the virtual host config file, you should restart Apache to apply changes.