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Setting up a wordpress network with third level domains

I've been looking into setting up a WordPress network install. Everything has been going pretty smoothly until I get to the point where my desired domain layout doesn't fit well. I would like to ...
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How do you seamlessly switch hosting?

I recently switched a WP site from shared hosting to a VPS and would like to document the process here.
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WP Multisite development with Mamp Pro and wildcard subdomains, not really working for me

I´m trying to set up a local development environment for me to work on a Wordpress multisite that I´m building. I use Mamp Pro with default ports (Apache: 80, MySQL: 3306), and I also added a new host ...
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Alias domain to Multi-site installation in Apache

This is regarding to set an Alias domain to Multi-site installation. We want to create a short domain as alias to my main website(Multi-Site enabled).I have tried it using a most common options ...
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Use single-site install and map entities to subdomains

Not sure if this is a pipe-dream, but I am interested in the URL rewriting capabilities (and DNS mapping) of a single-site WordPress install. Typically in a WordPress MU setup, we'd use WordPress Mu ...
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WordPress site front page fails to load in IE

Disclaimer: I'm a front-end guy dabbling in back-end work. I have WordPress serving up a company Intranet site on a CentOS VM in a multiple vhost setup (LAMP). It resides at ...
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Moving a wordpress.org website to another domain name?

I currently have a wordpress.org website on a server with a specific domain name. I would like to move it all to a server with another domain name as I have changed my company name. What is the best ...
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VServer/Rootserver/Shared Hosting: Multiple WordPress installations each having their unique domain?

Hello I think this is a beginner question, but I just do not know how to achieve this: Imagine the following: /public_html/ [Domain = foo.com] /public_html/wp_subproject1/ [Domain = bar.com] ...
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wordpress domain setup with ec2 apache

I'm struggling to get my WP domains to display correctly. I'm using ec2 apache with a domain from namecheap. In namecheap, I've done the "pointing," putting my elastic IP for both the @ and www, and ...
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Domain name in a WordPress Network

I have a domain-based network. Blogs are like: blog1.domain.com blog2.domain.com One of these blogs needs to be migrated to a domain blog1.com, but without leave the network. I know I have to poing ...
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Understanding how links will work when DNS changed to point to new WordPress site

Please can someone help me to clarify what issues i might have when the hosting company changes the DNS settings to point away for the current old site (basic html) and to the new WordPress version of ...
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Why is the server response time slowing my site down? [closed]

My site is www.phoenixwave.com When I use Pingdom speed test and Google's speed test both give me the conclusion that my server response time is ridiculously slow...I'm using a Rackspace server. I'm ...
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Browser redirected to a wordpress URL address with a port number from a previous SSH tunnel session

I have set up an apache instance on my ubuntu server in my internal home network. Its internal address is 192.168.1.70. When I visit http://192.168.1.70 I get the standard "It Works!" page of apache. ...
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How can I forward just my homepage but not internal pages?

I'm using a page builder to create and test different versions of my homepage as if it were a landing page so I can A/B test it. That page builder is hosted on a different server than all the rest of ...
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Is it ok to have one wordpress installation for server.com and www.server.com?

I am about to install Wordpress and I want to know if I have to redirect let's say url server.com to www.server.com if I want to have only one Wordpress installation. I want users to be able to use ...