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Second wordpress installation on subdirectory

I currently have a blog setup as a subdomain on my website as, to my knowledge, it's the only way to use a different WordPress theme. Am I able to setup another WordPress installation on my current ...
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Should I install blog on subdomain or subdirectory?

Which is better? If I install it on a subdirectory how do I go about doing that? Create a subfolder named blog and install a new copy of wordpress to that? My site currently uses wordpress, so I am ...
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One Domain, Two Installs of WordPress

I'm looking into an upcoming project of a redesign of an existing website. The plan is to install one single installation of WordPress at domain.com. The admin area will be locked down and accessible ...
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232 views

How to run a subdirectory multisite install under a subdomain

I am on a VPS running Nginx as a backend server. I want to set up a sub-directory multisite WordPress installation, however I want all sub-sites to be under one sub-domain also. For example: My main ...
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Sub-domain or 2nd, temporary different domain?

I'm developing a Wordpress site for a website that already exists (that's not currently using Wordpress). The current website cannot be taken down until the new Wordpress site is ready to replace it. ...
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67 views

Prevent WordPress from interpreting a subfolder?

How do I prevent WordPress from interpreting a subfolder? Right now WordPress is installed in the root folder (grassrootsmedia.net/) and I have several other subfolders like (/Clients) that should ...
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237 views

Two Wordpress installations: One in root and one in sub directory - no images in subdir installation

The setup: I have two Wordpress installations. One in the root of the Server and one in a subdirectory, every installation has it's own database. The subdirectory installation is connected with a ...
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94 views

Multisite for main in subdirectory, subdomain and subfolders (EN/ES)

I have a domain <http://my-site.com> and I want to restructure it, used to have a Drupal for the portal and numerous installations of WordPress in different subdomains. The hosting I have only ...
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Mapping Subdomains in Wordpress to give the appearance of a localised site, best approach?

I am building a classifieds website and am using Wordpress for the functionality of user accounts, Paypal integration, custom taxonomies and of course super flexible custom post types for the ...
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wordpress sub-directory sites on a sub-domain?

I have a large site at www.example.com this is a .net site I want to use WP multisite installed at word.example.com this would point to the WP root install directory but on a different server than ...
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73 views

Trying to setup a dev subdomain, but url loads as /dev/ instead

I created a subdomain (dev.mysite.com) and I duplicated my live site into this subdomain. However, when I go to dev.mysite.com, it loads mysite.com/dev instead. I changed siteurl and home in ...
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814 views

Moving from subdirectory and subdomain -> root

Background: I've only done vanilla theme and direct installs until now. The site I'm working on has an existing (ancient) Mambo install in root directory. For the new Wordpress revision, client wanted ...
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1k views

Multisite installation combining subdomains and subdirectories

I need to create a complex WordPress-powered set up, which I would like to run from a single code base. My setup is complicated by a number of factors. First of all I already have software running ...
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654 views

On WordPress Network(multisite), Sub Blogs in Subdirectories or Subdomains? What's better?

Can anyone explain why one is better than the other, and in what circumstances? Things I'm considering: SEO consequences (if any), scaling issues (if any) and anything else I'm not thinking about. ...
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Benefits or Problems for using Sub-Directory vs Sub-Domain install of WP Network

Reading through the documentation you have the ability to setup a WP Network in two ways, Sub-Domains and Sub-Directories. The only explanation they give you is Sub-directory sites It works with ...
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Change multi-site installation from sub-domains to sub-directories

I've searched everywhere but I don't seem to find a solution for this. I have a WP installation that is using sub-domains and doesn't have yet any other sites besides the main site. What I want to ...