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Moving wordpress out of the public directory

Is there a way to move wordpress out of the public html directory? The PHP files responsible for generating html output should be hosted but the php files responsible for database connections and ...
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How to detect that site is hosted on WPEngine?

Is there anyway to detect that WordPress is hosted on WPEngine? The reason why I need to know it in their approach to eliminate cookies. But my plugin relies on cookie and can't work without it. So I ...
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How to change archieve frequency of the media file in uploads folder for wordpress blog

So far I can see my media file is divided into month and year as 2008/09 like directory. But I am getting concerned because I am currently hosting a community listing site that may incurr more than ...
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How can I have one website with two servers in different countries? [closed]

I have one WordPress website in a VPS hosting on US, I'm also receiving a lot of traffic from UK and want to create a VPS server there to serve those people. How would I should proceed to expand my ...
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Stepping up my game with Wordpress hosting

I'm reaching a point where my clients are demanding robust hosting, but I have little experience of what to offer. I've always dealt with shared hosts like Hostgator, but now that I'm building more ...
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Hosting Wordpress on Google Apps Engine (GAE)

At Google's 2013 IO conference, one of their many announcements was the ability to host PHP sites and apps on their Google Apps Engine. They even created a tutorial explaining how to set up a ...
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Concurrent / simultaneous MySQL connections

I've been looking for the best WordPress hosting for me and I'm wondering how many MySQL connections at once WordPress requires? I know this is kind of general question but how does it look for you? ...
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Extremely slow Wordpress website with 6000 posts

I have a website with 6000 posts and it is extremely slow. Sometimes I get this error in my browser: Service Temporarily Unavailable The server is temporarily unable to service your request due to ...
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Scheduled posting not working

I have Wordpress 3.5.1 and I use Bluehost hosting service. When I schedule posts after that time passed, WP posts dashboard shows "Missed schedule" message under the date. Then I checked my ...
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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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Moving WordPress.com site to personal domain intact

The question is asked many times in different forms, but can't find my answer from any of 'em. Question is self explanatory, but need to mention some scenario: I'm not moving to .org, it's a ...
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How can I install WordPress as blog provider , stable?

can I make a Blog Provider like Wordpress.com? Which features and Plugin exist in wordperss.com but we cant have them in our clone site of WordPress free source?
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Do i need the git directory?

I have installed a wordpress site and for some reason I can see these 2 directories: .git .qidb Do I need them? Can I remove them? Will it hurt me in any way?
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How to restore my wordpress site on your server? [closed]

Yesterday my wordpress site "http://planetofcoders.com", Hacked by someone Bangladeshi hacker. After that I did delete all site and database data. I have my site and database backup as on 09-Nov-2012. ...
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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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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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Can I move WordPress to another folder?

My client has a very bare bones host who would not allow installation of WP. They insisted on doing it and in that process installed the files in a subfolder rather than at the top level. The ...
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How do I copy a wordpress database?

I'm trying to migrate my wordpress site from an old host to a new host. The Wordpress Codex says "you can move by just copying your files and database." Copying the files is easy enough, but how do I ...
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Switched hosts to one with cPanel. To transfer my blog should I do the WP install or just be uploading my old WP directory & database?

I've never transferred a website before let alone a database. I believe I backed up the database to an .sql file and I haven't deactivated the old host yet in case I need to do it again. My main ...
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Why is Wordpress filtering Pastebin URL's

WordPress seems to be filtering Pastebin URLs. When attempting to include pastebin links into either new or pre-existing posts, the following error is returned: “Not Found” It seems most — if ...
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Different Server for Images

I am on a shared hosting on HostGator and now I want to take one other shared hosting on some server and want to put only the images used on my site to it. So that those http requests of images could ...
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Migrated to Namecheap, now Trouble with Database & wp-config [closed]

I have been using a free web host while I set up my WP site. Now that it's all done I went and bought hosting from Namecheap. I uploaded the site and WordPress and everything seems to look fine, but ...
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Moved site to 1&1 hosting, but is broken and redirecting to GoDaddy 404 [closed]

I'm actually just trying to mirror a GoDaddy site on a subdirectory of my personal 1&1 hosting. I just strait up copy-pasted the file structure, and copied the Database, using a search replace ...
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Recommendation for server config for Wordpress Staging servers [closed]

I've won a sweet managed VPS hosting package with Anchor (VPS D), and I'm looking for recommendations on how to set up the server. Anchor will setup apache or nginx for me - but which should I ...
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Moving from one host to another - cannot access the dashboard

I'm having a problem with my WordPress installation. I'm trying to move it from one host to another (switching hosting providers for my sites). I was following the instructions given here, and ...
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restore a db after bad backup

i haven't got any experience in wordpress so please sorry me if answers seems too trivial. one upon a time i had a blog. then the hosting service expired and i get a backup in a hurry way: the bad ...
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How to host and manage for clients

I want to manage Wordpress installations for some customers of mine. They need an a+ service but I am still struggling with setting up my hosting. What I want: Backups, if I make an mistake I want ...
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How to use WordPress for class notes?

I've been writing my C++ class' notes directly into my WordPress editor. My professor has tasked me with codifying the notes for future use. I'm working with a classmate on this project, but I need to ...
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Is my host the problem?

I've been working on my WordPress Site for quite some time now, and it's about ready to be deployed. One major issue, though - it's VERY SLOW! At first I thought that the 20 second load time could be ...
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Will it make any difference if I have CDN on the same server but different directory?

I've done some research about CDN or Content Delivery Network for self-hosted Wordpress site like mine it's recommended to have this implemented because it can help if you get load of traffic to your ...
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cross-host benchmarking with wordpress

I am doing some cross-host benchmarking with wordpress, and rather than going to the huge trouble of setting up an identical install of wordpress on each host, a huge investment of time, etc., I want ...
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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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Help with overloading the limits of CPU/RAM issue in a resseler account with wp sites

The server that I am on has these characteristics: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5506 @ 2.13GHz/24GB ddr3 CloudLinux Server release 5.7 64 bit/litespeed webserver And overall are 800 clients (in ...
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I am looking for a specialist WordPress host [closed]

I am looking for a host to start my new WordPress site. The criteria for this is that they must totally/truly specialise in WordPress hosting. Many companies claim to have a certain expertise in ...
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Most Flawless Way To Transfer from Dev to Prod [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Easily Move a WordPress Install from Development to Production? So I've been working with WordPress for a while now and I usually develop locally and then upload ...
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Free Wordpress Hosting with Custom Themes? [closed]

Is there any place that has free hosting for wordpress and allows custom themes? I have seen a bunch that offer free hosting but none that seem to allow custom themes. I guess I should add a Little ...
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syntax Highlighting on wordpress.com blog

I want to write code in my wordpress blog. which is hosted in wordpress.com. I need a Syntax Highlighter to show code. Can I configure/add Plugin in wordpress.com config panel ? or I do need a self ...
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nginx or cherokee ( +php-fpm ) for WordPress backend?

For years, I've been using apache2 with mod_php, but recently I migrated to nginx with php-fpm. Although it is a lot faster and more stable, I also took a look at cherokee, since both can handle ...
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Has anyone used the wordpress plugin w3-total-cache on a Dreamhost VPS successfully? [closed]

I was encouraged by Dreamhost to go with FCGI, XCache and w3 total cache. But I'm not sure what the optimal settings are, especially re: the Object and Database cache. Any suggestions? Also, I can't ...
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Requirements for hosting a single WordPress Blog (upgrades / backups)

I would like to start a single WordPress Blog. As I already have some experience with one provider and as it is really cheap, I would like to use the same service for my planned blog. They offer: 1 ...
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What would you recommend for hosting 10+ individual wordpress websites?

I have about 10+ individual Wordpress websites and another Wordpress MU website with about 24 users. I am looking for a good web hosting company / plan to host this. The numbers may grow in the next ...
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Hosting multiple Wordpress sites on single server - best practices?

I rent some webserver space (Linux, MySql, PHP, Apache) and host several Wordpress websites (for different clients, with different needs) What would be the best way to Host multiple wordpress sites on ...
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“Error establishing a database connection” - Intermittent error on GoDaddy

After transferring a working WordPress site to GoDaddy hosting, we've begun getting "Error establishing a database connection" errors on all pages- first intermittently, and now consistently. It's ...
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Are there any hosting companies that are already setup and configured for TLD domain mapping?

Are there any hosting companies out there that cater to users who want to utilize TLD domain mapping and WordPress Multisite? Or will you have to go the route of building, configuring, and maintaing ...
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What can I expect when moving from a hosted (WordPress.com) blog to one hosted by Page.ly

As I mentioned here, I'm planning to moving my blog to a new hosting provider from WordPress.com. I think I've settled on Page.ly as the new home for it, and I was hoping to get the benefit of ...
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Wordpress - connection information

I am entering valid details, though wordpress keep prompting same as follows. What would be the wrong thing ? Edit : Even after modifying the permissions as follows, I am getting same errors.
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Implementing an image hosting website using WordPress? [closed]

I am exploring the idea of implementing a (vertical) image hosting service on a self-hosted WordPress platform. I have found several php scripts that can be used for a basic image hosting service and ...
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Where can I find web hosting reviews? [closed]

I'm trying to choose a new hosting service for a WordPress blog, I've stumbled upon several services and most of them look good, so I was trying to find reviews from current user to see what they have ...
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How to: Update live sites theme from version control repo via plugin or library? [closed]

Maybe someone knows how i could update my live sites theme from a version control*) project repository. Point is that it's really time consuming if you got your theme hosted with version control (as ...
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Fantastico pros and cons

I am working with someone that has a host (internetplanners.com) that uses fantastico to install WordPress. Basically, my question is has anyone had bad experiences with fantastico or webhost ...