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How do you create a development site into a subdirectory of the live site?

I have a WordPress site at http://example.com and I want to create a clone development site at http://example.com/test. I want http://example.com/test to be its own root URL as well as the live one ...
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Setting up a virtual subdirectory to display identical content as root directory [duplicate]

We have a standard Wordpress installation being used as a CMS. We're using standard pages with basic permalinks (e.g., /page/ or /parent/page/). We'd like to have that exact same content mapped to a ...
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How to make use of WP templates within a nested site structure?

I am working on a site that highlights neighborhoods. Within each neighborhood there are places (that will be added by the client on the back end). Each neighborhood will have its own unique set of ...
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How to publish new posts/pages in root instead of subfolder, but keep old structure in place?

I have a blog that was setup in example.org/blog/ many years ago, so all its files are in /blog/. Back then it seemed like a good idea, but now we want to slowly get rid of the subfolder. Of course ...
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How do I block a subdirectory from WordPress theming?

I have a WordPress site. It works great. But I have a subdirectory on my server where I work on client websites. It's a development space and most of those sites are NOT WordPress. Sometimes (but not ...
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Installing local to live WP into subdirectory

I am having a bit of trouble moving a local WP site live and into a subdirectory. I want a static homepage for now (index.html in the root folder) while I work on the live site (would be found in ...
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Filepath to Chosen for “Home Page” option - Which function?

Someone using my plugin/theme surprised me by making their site address different than their install address with the "Enter the address here if you want your site homepage to be different from the ...
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How can I set up a completely separate (not multisite) Wordpress installation as a subdirectory of an existing Wordpress blog?

I currently have a Wordpress multisite network running at http://www.mysite.com and rooted in /var/www/html. I need to set up a completely separate, single-site Wordpress installation accessible via ...
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How can the temporary update directory be changed?

When a plugin, theme, or even WordPress itself are updated, it downloads and saves the files (.zip, extracted files, etc.) to wp-content\upgrade. This is not always desirable. For example, I run a ...
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How do I make a copy of WordPress to other folder

Currently I have my WordPress up and running fine on the root folder of my production server. Now I would like to copy almost everything (except database and url) into other folder for testing ...
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Moving wordpress from /dir to main folder

I have a simple question. I want to move my wordpress installation from www.xclo.co.uk/dir to www.xclo.co.uk Please can someone tell me how to do this.
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index.php file in wp-content/themes/ folder

I was manually uploading a theme im working on to my wordpress install tonight when I noticed a index.php file in my themes folder. I opened the file and it contained only the following three lines of ...
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Remove 'wp-content/themes/themename/' from Image path

I'm currently moving an old website based on some other CMS towards a new server, with WordPress. However, the site ranks good on Google, and I'm have to keep all the link structure, including the ...
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get_stylesheet_directory() returns wrong URI… localhost/using vhosts

I'm trying to develop a WP theme for a client via localhost. I'm using XAMPP on Windows 8 and has set up vhosts to something like myclient.dev. This works for stylesheet <?= get_stylesheet_uri(); ...
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Media Upload Directory to MMYY instead of YYYY/MM

Is there a way to change the upload directory's location and format from YYYY/MM (/wp-content/uploads/2013/06) to MMYY (/news/0613)? I've searched everywhere and could not find an answer - in fact, ...
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Limit multisite/network site names to a property of the user

We need to limit the blog names users may choose when they create their own blogs. We have a WordPress Network configured to have all blogs share a domain name. E.g., domain.name.com/x, ...
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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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How long does it take for a new plugin to be approved?

I've just submited my first wp plugin and i would like to know after how much time will my plugin be published to the wordpress plugin directory? Hou much did you actually waited?
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Custom theme folder

Is anyone aware of an equivalent to WP_PLUGIN_DIR and WP_PLUGIN_URL for themes that I can define in wp-config.php, or am I stuck creating a mu-plugin and registering a new theme dir?
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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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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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Sending form data via PHPMailer - How to action PHP script from a form

Some easy points on offer... I wish to action a PHP script from a WordPress page but where is the best place to store the script? The script works perfectly fine using a non-WordPress environment in ...
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How to point my domain to a Wordpress install in a sub-directory?

I have recently been re-designed a client's website (whose website is - for example purposes - mywebsite.co.uk)/ I have developed the new website (a heavily modified wordpress install) in a ...
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Preventing collisions between permalinks and subdirectories [duplicate]

I've deployed a WordPress installation on the root of my site. This site also has a few subdirectories that should remain accessible, such as /somefolder/. I've configured WordPress to use ...
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Is there some way to put a theme's header.php and footer.php in a subdir [duplicate]

and still call them with get_header() / get_footer()? For example {themedir}/templates/headers/header.php of {themedir}/templates/footers/footer.php With templates this is easy, but I can't get it ...
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bloginfo('template_directory') img src

I am lazy loading some images with URLs which are added via custom fields. The lazy load plugin I'm using requires a place-holder image in the src attribute and the actual image in data-original. ...
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Infamous admin login redirect

I have a multisite installed with the domain mapping plugin. All the domains work fine, except... One of the sites is on a subdirectory (the main site running Magento). I added a symlink to the ...
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WP white screen of death after duping a site that works fine on same server

I have simply duped a site that runs absolutely fine on a separate domain into a sub directory of another domain for development purposes. I have zipped the /httpdocs/ directory excluding cache and ...
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Categorising themes by folders in backend

I want to organize themes like: wp-content/themes/themeshop/theme1 wp-content/themes/themeshop/theme2 wp-content/themes/themeshop/theme3 Now from my understanding, this organization works ...
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Get WP Install Directory

I have a theme which - I was quite proud of myself! - I designed to be installed in wp sites where wp is on root level. Then half my users installed the theme on a mysite.com*/wordpress/* ! ...and ...
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Disable plugin visibility at the plugin directory

Hello I have recently pushed my plugin's files to WordPress SVN trunk. Unfortunately, it's not a ready to use release. I don't want anybody accidentally download this half-baked 'release'. Can I ...
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Checking for page templates in child theme

I have a simple problem I'm hoping someone can shed some light on. I have a child theme with a custom page template and I'm simply trying to check weather or not the template is in use. Under normal ...
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Multiple domains for multiple single installs

I've done my share of searching, but apparently my search-fu is failing me, because I haven't found anything that really seems to fit my circumstance. Also, I don't want to just try random solutions ...
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Setting up two separate blogs while using WordPress as a CMS

I need to get this set up ASAP and cannot seem to figure out how to do this after searching and searching. I am using a WordPress install mostly as a CMS. I would like to have two separate areas on ...
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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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Unwanted redirect in admin area

I have a strange behaviour on my backend. This is possible due to the way my WordPress is located. I installed it in a VirtualBox, using Ubuntu from the standard repository (i.e., apt-get install ...
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How to execute WordPress as though it is in the root folder while it is installed in a subdirectory?

I have a folder and file structure already in place for a site to which I am inserting WordPress. My goal is to execute WP at the root level (/) when a visitor just visits the domain without a path, ...
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Plugin could not be deleted due to an error: Unable to locate WordPress Plugin directory

I have moved my Wordpress site to a new host, because of performance problems on the old host. I have updated wp-config.php with the new host's values, but when I try to delete a plugin from ...
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subdirectory install breaking existing links

I've had this issue several times now. While building a site, including some content, I keep wordpress in a subdirectory (say, /wordpress/). When putting it live, I move/copy 3 files out of the dir ...
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Can't Access Subdirectory

I've moved my blog from http://leghumped.com/blog to http://leghumped.com/ and now I can't access my /images directory. I've tried every combination of rules from trawling for people with the same ...
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Building a Data Intensive Website with Wordpress

I am an intemediate website builder and have been working with wordpress for a few years. I am attempting to build a website (for myself) that is data intensive. All I've built to date are sites ...
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Giving WordPress Its Own Directory together with index.html

I want to power my website from http://www.example.com and not from http://www.example.com/foldername I've completed this task and this is working but before people actually get to the WordPress ...
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Upload an image at frontend > Create direction and/or rename filename possible?

I have a form for a non-profit-club, that publish posts + up to 20 images. The image-path will be writen in a custom-field. Images are uploaded. Ok, now i want to rename the pictures or (much better) ...
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Retrieve the template directory URI via global or get_template_directory_uri() every time?

One Wordpress function I happen to use frequently is get_template_directory_uri(). While I tried to minimize or avoid its use where I can, I still happen to have more than one call to this function in ...
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Accessing WordPress installation in its own directory at domain root

I am using this tutorial Giving WordPress Its Own Directory to launch a WordPress (installed in a sub folder called wordpress) by using example.com instead of example.com/wordpress. It says to copy ...
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Moving a WP Multisite to a subdirectory

Firstly, I've read a number of posts on this process. However, for various reasons, the process remains difficult to implement or troubleshoot for lack of even abstracted examples, or maybe too ...
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File and directory permissions

I installed latest WordPress 3.5 in my CentOS server. When I tried accessing http://example.com/wp-includes/, I received a listing of the directory: (Index of wp-includes). I added the following code ...
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Disable directory browsing of uploads folder

I'm using Wordpress as a CMS for a simple website. I want to prevent users from being able to browse the directories such as the wp-content/uploads folder or any directories of my theme. My host does ...
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Plugins will only be installed with 777 on folder. Solution?

I'm 100% not the first asking this question, yet I want to have this question be answered to my situation.. I got Wordpress installed on my server (I host it at Versio.nl) and configured whole ...
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why there is a large file named core in wpmu's directory?

why the file named core is here? can i delete it? ls -lh total 37M -rw-rw-r-- 1 hugemeow pg 16 2012-03-04 04:22 a.php -rw------- 1 hugemeow pg 30M 2012-10-16 10:41 core // this is the large ...