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Use domain with existing Wordpress install

I have a working, self-hosted Wordpress install residing in my webspace at crypticname.online.de/Mysite/ and acquired a domain, let's say mysite.de. I would like mysite.de to request the home page of ...
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How to move existing Wordpress wp-content folder along with database to new server and new domain name?

Running WP 3.5.1 on a LEMP stack (over at Linode) ... I have a wp-content folder for a WP site along with a full backup of the database. The URL of the site was something like: ...
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How to copy an existing (custom themed) site to a new domain

I'm trying to find a way of duplicating an existing Wordpress site that uses a custom theme to a new domain. Once it's there I'll do a redesign of the site and redirect the old url to the new one. ...
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How to use a .edu domain with WordPress?

I work with a university that already has a domain name that ends in .edu (clari.buffalo.edu). I want to use this domain name as we have decided to migrate our web page to WordPress. From the sign up ...
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A Wordpress site with more than one domain name / Parked domains

i have one WordPress blog/site and want to point/map more than one domain name hosted/parked on my server. How do i do that *without redirecting by .htaccess?* Edit Im configure the related setting ...
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multisite: use a virtual subfolder for subblogs

For our school, we use a wordpress network. The main domain gives access to general information and sub-sites are specific projects managed by students. I would like that all sub-sites have their url ...
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Migrating domain name from old WP host to new (which uses vhosts)

I have an old WordPress site that I am redeveloping. I'm redeveloping it on what will become the new host for the site. The idea is that when the new site is ready I will change the DNS records on my ...
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Why does WordPress rely on an fully qualified site_url with a 15-step plan for moving a site?

From the Moving WordPress codex page (emphasis mine): When your domain name or URLs change there are additional concerns. The files and database can be moved, however references to the old ...
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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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Sidebar not visible after changing to new domain

I made a change of my existing domain to new domain. I took the backup of the database from old site and imported it into new database Used the search and replace widget to replace the old url with ...
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Multiple Domains Same Install Different Static Pages

I have my main domain domain.co.nz with a static homepage of home but I also have a url that is great for SEO purposes and what I am trying to do is work out how I can have my seoDomain.co.nz point to ...
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How do I transfer my own domain name to Wordpress [closed]

I have had a Google blogger blog for several years and I have a domain name purchased through Go Daddy. The blog itself is hosted by Google, free. So my domain name is www.Wordchipper.com It's ...
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Wordpress multi-site for subdomains and different domains with one database? [duplicate]

I'm working onf a wordpress that has lots of posts. They're not in any language (they are either just images or addresses) but I want to make my site available in other languages (for wordpress texts) ...
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Can I start to build a site before choosing/registering its domain?

I am a photographer and want to build a site for a specific part of the photography market. I have not yet decided on the domain name, but would like to start building the site (as I know what content ...
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Wordpress installation site folder move to the final site destination

My client have a site : business.com All the files of the old fashion site is there, images, video, html, css. i just made a folder called business.com/cms and installed wordpress here. FOr 2 month ...
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How to change the parent Domain Name in Multisites Project?

I have a multisite project. And then i want to change the parent domain name now. It is currently as: Parent: www.site1.com Multisites: www.oldsite.com/abc www.oldsite.com/def So how can i ...
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Move WordPress site from one domain to another

I've read through the codexs and I'm trying to find out the best way to change or move my MySQL and subdirectory files to a new domain without extraneous effort. For instance, I built a stage site ...
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redirect second domain to static page

I got a little problem. My client is a restaurant. I set up their site using WordPress. Now the client also started a catering business. So I created a static page for this subject in WordPress. Of ...
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Redirect one of two domains on one Wordpress installation

I have to domains: mydomain.dk and mydomain.de. Both are showing the same page in danish. I have a plugin that takes care of the languages, but I need to connect the .de domain to the german 'language ...
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root-relative links for multiple parked domains

I have five domains pointing to the same server/wp installation. the domain names are important and my visitors need to be able to stay on their preferred domain as they surf through my site. how do ...
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How long to keep old domain for 301 redirects after moving WordPress?

I'm looking into moving my WordPress blog from an old domain to another domain that I own. The old domain is getting expensive at $25/year and I have to renew in a month. I had the old domain for 15 ...
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Proper approach to moving complete site from one domain to another AND preserve widgets

I consider myself fairly versed in this matter, however I've recently had a rash of issues when moving sites. I am able to successfully move the site, edit wp-config.php, move the database, etc. ...
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Moving wordpress multi to different domain and vhost - cannot log in and menu problems

I am trying to move a wordpress multi install to a different vhost on the same server and a different domain. Currently we are testing the process by copying everything to a new vhost, with a new ...
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Export WordPress from one domain to another domain

From one domain (foo.com), select export as WXR and import to (bar.com), also I manually uploaded wp-contents to the new location. Everything is working, except the the images in the blog post still ...
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Moving Domain.wordpress.com to a new domain

I have created my website at the following address. http://musivision.wordpress.com/ I would like to move my website to the following domain: http://musivision.ca I found a link on domain mapping ...
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Filtering Wordpress Contents based on URL

This is just a theoretical question for now. Given a website that has items of content that are tagged into categories, for example "Coding" "Writing" "Gaming", it is possible to configure the site ...
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Replace .wordpress.com url with a domain name

I purchased a domain and set redirection to my WordPress blog. If some user shares any of my posts to Facebook it shows the URL example.wordpress.com instead of example.com. What changes should I ...
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Two domains on one Wordpress Installation

I recently changed the base domain on my Wordpress website from http://www.fsdegrees.com to http://www.56degrees.co.uk. I would like to create various of 301 from old domain to new one, but for some ...
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Widgets are not showing after moving domain

I recently moved my wordpress installation to a new domain. Everything worked fine; all my images, posts and plugins copied across fine. My widget setup seems to be gone after moving domain. I can see ...
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Changing domain

I set my domain in the WordPress without www i.e xyz.com but realised after setting that xyz.com wasn't redirecting to www.xyz.com. Now I am unable to login into the admin panel. I grepped through the ...
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How to use different domains for different blogs hosted in the same host in subdomains with .htaccess

Background i have a website running on wordpress and all its files are located in public_html of my host. Within it i created a sub domain "phantomomaga" and redirected an other domain to that sub ...
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Plugin with custom domain

OK I will try to explane my problem better. What I need to do is to create a kind o service for my WordPress. From some external web sites I like to send some data to my main WordPress web site ...
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How to limit user registration to a specific set of domains?

I'd like to limit registration to some of my sites based on the email domain of the user. For example, I only want people with @gmail.com emails to register. Any ideas? Plugin possible?
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WordPress.com-registered domains

I got the client who paid for WordPress hosting with wordpress.com. They also purchase domain with wordpress.com but we did completely new WordPress installation on another server and would like to ...
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Can I have the same wordpress site under different url?

Can I run the save a wordpress site under different domain names? Like mydomain.com and mydomain.net ? Where the domain name will NOT change in the address bar of web browser.
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Moving my current wordpress blog to a subdomain

I currently have a blog set up on my domain (eg domain.com), but I would like to move it and all of its contents to a subdomain (eg sub.domain.com). Is there anything I need to watch out for or ...
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How will self-hosted WordPress work with Google Page Speed Service?

Google announced Page Speed Service, jumping on bandwagon of all-in-one site optimization and CDN. What are the potential issues, when configuring self-hosted WordPress for it? How will setting up ...
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How do I retain url parameters the entire time a user browses my site?

We have customers that come from other sites and I would like to retain a url parameter /?lead=openeye throughout the time that they're browsing. That way when they fill out a form I can capture the ...
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Why am I unable to login after converting to www?

So I originally designed the site without the www. I've since realized that it's going to cause more problems than necessary. I created a rewrite rule that converts to www. I then changed the ...
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Changing Wordpress blog name and web address

I created a self-hosted WordPress blog (on Dreamhost) several years ago. I've never truly been happy with the name and URL/domain of the blog, and I've decided that I want to change it. Here's what ...
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Localization For Two Different Regions/Domains with the Same Language

I have a site which is based in US (ex. www.example.com). We've been tasked to create a UK/GB version of the site which has it's own domain (ex. www.example.co.uk), but shares the same common ...
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WordPress Multisite. Can domain be used instead of subdomain?

i am new to multisite. It is a simple question. I know WordPress multisite can be setup for subdomains. Is it possible to use domains along with subdomains? I have searched google but have not had ...
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My wordpress site gets redirected automatically to the old site any known solution for this?

I had recently moved my wp site from a domain to other, but when I type in the new domain's address it gets redirected to the old domain/some_page. Is this any common problem? Is there any known ...
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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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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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Parked domain redirecting to wrong error404 page

I have 3 different WordPress sites on my host provider in a linux shared hosting package. The main domain is domain-a.com. A secondary add-on domain is domain-b.com. I have a parked domain ...
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How do I redirect my blog posts to a subdomain?

I currently have my blog at alexangas.com and would like to move it to www.alexangas.com. Is this as simple as changing the WordPress Address and Site Address in Settings? How can I ensure that users ...
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Can you install / activate the multisite when the install is in a subfolder?

I have primarydomain.com and an addondomain.com addondomain.com points to primarydomain.com/addondomain I have installed 2 seperate installs of wordpress on primarydomain.com and ...
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Adding existing domain name to Wordpress.com

Can i redirect my domain to wordpress.com using my own nameserver?
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How to let a single post have its own domain name

I am not sure which solution here would work best as a solution but what I am looking for is just a simple way to enter an optional domain through a metabox on the page edit screen and then just ...