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Using audio shortcode for .mp3 URLs with a query string

I'm trying to use the audio shortcode with an audio file with a query string on the end of the URL and it won't work. The reason is I'd like to use expiring signed URLs with Amazon S3. If I use a ...
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How to stream a linked file in Wordpress

I have a set of Zip files I want to host on my website. However I don't want anyone to be able to simply grab them whenever they want. I have seen other sites that use file streaming to handle this ...
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WordPress on git - need help with configuration

I've got all my WordPress code on version control and automatically updated on the server every time I push something into an external git repo. This means that when I want to add pictures through the ...
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Amazon Cloudfront + WP Super Cache [closed]

Using WP Super Cache - I have switched to Amazon Cloudfront from MaxCDN. Amazon Cloudfront does not gzip resources as MaxCDN does hence i am facing a very low page speed test. This Amazon Help ...
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Featured Image not showing on wordpress hosted under Amazon AWS

I created a wordpress website on Amazon AWS. I also installed the same theme on wordpress hosted under Bluehost. The problem with wordpress hosted under amazon is that it doesn't show the featured ...
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Quirky behavior in multi-server environment

I have a wordpress setup running in AWS on a handful of EC2 instances. Each instance is identical, all pointing to the same shared RDS instance (database). I had to do some S3 bucket mounting magic ...
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retina.js, timthumb with Amazon s3?

I have a WP site, I use amazon s3 for CDN. My WP theme support retina.js & timthumb.php but it doesn't load retina & image with amazon s3. How to make it works now? For example: Retina: On ...
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JW Player popup with s2member & amazon s3/cloudfront

I have been working on Developing a Tutorial site. I am using WordPress, ACF, s2member, amazon s3 & cloudfront and JW Player. I have integrated amazon cloudfront with s2member but now I am having ...
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Modify featured image path to amazon s3

I have uploaded my images to amazon s3. There are some Featured images. Inorder to modify their path, I run the update scripts to change the path of wp_posts.guid. But the image still points to the ...
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EC2 Wordpress install asks for connection info when auto-updating

Here is the EC2 setup: Amazon Linux AMI LAMP SFTP (e.g., users jdoe, jsmith, etc) Virtual Hosts (e.g., /mnt/www/site1.com, /mnt/www/site2.com, etc) I've been able to get Wordpress installed and ...
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How to play amazon S3 videos in wordpress 3.6?

The latest release of WP has its own media player (mediaelement.js), to include and play a video we no more need a separate media player now. My question is How can I make the [video] shortcode work ...
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Contact Form 7 Failed on WordPress Amazon EC2 Instance [closed]

I installed WordPress 3.5.2 on an Amazon EC2 micro instance. After installing and activating the Contact Form 7 plugin, I configured this plugin by putting my gmail address in the Mail To settings of ...
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Securing my WordPress Files and Directories

I am new to WordPress and securely hosting it on Amazon EC2. My question is, how do I secure my WordPress files and directories properly? My file permissions are set to 644 and my directories are ...
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Upload media files to Amazon S3

I have a site that is running on AppFog.com, and they don't have persistent file storage for things like images uploaded through the wordpress media uploader. The theme I am making for the site ...
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How can I add programmatically custom taxonomy terms to a custom type post when saving posts?

Scenario: there is a 'Recommended Books' section on the website which uses the 'book' custom post type and the 'author' custom taxonomy. I'm using Amazon Product Advertising API for retrieving book ...
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Silly Problem Referencing a Post ID

Hey there I have a stupid problem I'm having trying to integrate a button in wordpress. I have a plugin called wp azon builder which has an onsite cart button (add to cart stays on site) then I have ...
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Hosting WordPress on AWS EC2 using CloudFront Dynamic Content Origins for page content

Is it possible to completely host WordPress on AWS with EC2, S3 and CloudFront Dynamic Content Origins, in the way that WordPress is currently built / architected? Further Details: I would like to ...
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Wordpress remote file storage

I am in pretty much the same position as the author of this post. I understand my post is something of a duplicate but the link is a few years old and I wonder if the situation has changed any? I ...
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Enqueue AWS Script

I am working on the integration of an Amazon Webstore (Amazon Checkout) on a WordPress site using Amazon Documentation here. Has been a while since I worked with enqueueing external JScripts. I need ...
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How to use author meta in shortcode?

I am trying to create a shortcode that will return a link to a book on Amazon with a specific affiliate tracking code specific to the author. I created a user option called "amz" to hold the author's ...
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How does W3 Total Cache CDN URL rewrites work? [closed]

I just setup W3 Total Cache S3 CDN (origin push) and most of the URLs are being rewritten correctly but we have some custom plugins where the URLs are not being rewritten. How do I grab the rewritten ...
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Bug: Deleting file, then uploading same file again places file in an old month folder

This is an issue with wordpress's month based organization of media files. To re-create the issue: Delete an image file from a previous month Upload the same image file (same name) The newly ...
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870 views

Multisite, upload images directly to Amazon S3

I have created a multisite network but I've noticed people are uploading a lot of image files which are clogging up my server space. Is there a way I can amend the default network theme (Users are ...
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How to upload files straight to S3 without using local storage? [closed]

I'm looking for a WordPress plugin that would allow me to upload files straight to We are a development shop that actively co-creates CMS websites with clients. This means that we are often ...
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Would Amazon AWS Services be a good alternative to my current hosting provider?

My WP sites keep crashing my server because I have huge amounts of load in a short amount of time. The server has to be rebooted every few minutes. We have tried everything but nothing seems to ...
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Using SMTP for outgoing mails (PHPMailer) on AWS instance?

I moved one of my wordpress site to an AWS instance. But once I got it working, noticed that none of the notifications or contact emails were being sent through. On researching the issue, I found ...
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Change “From” name in MailChimp STS plugin

I'm using the Mailchimp STS plugin for Wordpress, which uses Amazon SES for transactional emails. The plugin is set up correctly, but the default "From" name appears only as "andrew" in sent emails. ...
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PHP/MySQL issues when running WP on EC2 cloud [closed]

I am trying to create a wordpress blog on an Amazon EC2 instance. The amazon base image had apache and php already installed. I installed MySQL manually in my user directory. I am able to login to the ...