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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 ...
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Hosting alternatives to WordPress.com

I've been hosting my blog on WordPress.com for a few years now, but am starting to feel a bit constrained by some of the limitations. The most troublesome in priority order are inability to include ...
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Selling WordPress sites?

What are the laws concerning developing WordPress sites using other developers' plugins and then selling the sites?
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Removing the WordPress.com ribbon

This is such a simple question, but I'm having trouble getting the answer. Is it possible to have a blog at WordPress.com and not have the WordPress.com banner (shown below)? Is it simply a matter ...
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Will WP work on a multi-server environment? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Load Balanced WP with single server admin access I am planning to install wordpress in a multi-server environment. 2 load balancers/front end servers with a database ...
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WordPress hosting optimized servers - Is this just a sales gimmick? [closed]

I have always hosted my own websites on my own hardware, this includes WordPress. I always see on shared hosting sites "WordPress Hosting" which looks to be the exact same as their regular hosting ...
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Best hosting for Wordpress blog(s)? [closed]

I'm having pretty heavy (lots of images) Wordpress website with around 20-30k unique users per day (1,000,000 monthly). German hosting that I use works fine in Europe, but many visitors from the USA, ...
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How can I use more than 2 DB's

Say I buy a hosting package with GoDaddy and they allow 1GB max databases. So my question is how can I combine and use 2 DB's in WordPress? Is there a plug=in or do I need to edit the wp-config.php ...
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Plugin Repostitory Questions

Hei, i've been developing a few plugins over the last few weeks that i want to share, soon, such as: a 'helper'-plugin, that eases the creation of standard option pages a photo contest manager a ...
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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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free web host for wordpress blog

I like to host a wordpress blog via free hosting services. Is there any frre web hosting site host the wordpress blog. Please help me. Thanks in Advance...
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Best image hosting service

My girlfriend has a very popular blog, but we are growing beyond current bandwidth limit (1TB). Adsense doesn't pay enough for an expensive CDN. What recommendations can you make about image hosting. ...
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Best host for running large mem and processor intensive WordPress sites?

I host a number of WordPress sites, some of which have VERY large databases. I've gone through several popular web hosts though no joy yet. Any suggestions.
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Host wordpress on a subdirectory of a Rails application

I would like to know if it is possible to host a wordpress blog on the subdirectory of a rails application: For instance: I would like to have domain.com/blog instead of having my blog on a ...
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Feature Differences between WordPress.com and Hosting on your Own Server?

I created a new blog using WordPress.com and obviously it got hosted on their server. But what I notice is that few features are not visible in this version as compared to the WordPress PHP script ...
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Free swf files hosting for wordpress blog

Picasa and Flickr provide Photo service. Is there any service for swf files so that i could share and use swf file in my blog? I don't like to upload swf on my wordpress hosting. I believe Google, ...
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415 views

Hosting WordPress on Azure?

Can I host WordPress/WordPress MU installation on Microsoft's Azure cloud platform? Does anyone have any advice or experience hosting WordPress on Azure?
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How much should this hosting cost?

I have a client with a wordpress site that gets the following traffic. 6.2-6.4 Million page views per month Around 3 TB of Transfer per month Most of the users are logged in, so the static caching ...
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Running WordPress on low-end hardware/resources?

I knew about Atom-based dedicated servers, but these plug-class servers take it to whole new level of low-end extreme. Most of WordPress optimization talk is about surviving on shared hosting or ...
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Migrating a WordPress site from One Hosting Provider to Another?

I have my WordPress site being hosted on a Windows provider and I am moving to another Windows provider. Any gotchas or instructions on how i can smoothly transition from one to another without losing ...
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WordPress hosting - Shared/dedicated server? Any recommendations? [closed]

I'm testing out a shared hosting package with Dreamhost at the moment which is only $2.95 a month for unlimited domains, storage space, bandwidth, mysql databases etc. But I'm currently only running ...
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Can you host WordPress using Amazon Web Services such as EC2, RDS, EBS etc?

I've been looking into the feasibility of using something like Amazon Web Services for hosting WordPress sites. I was wondering if it was possible and if so what are people's experiences of having ...
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How many WP websites can go on one shared hosting account?

Assuming you have a shared hosting account that enables multiple MySQL databases and multiple domain pointers. How many standard WP-installed websites can it hold without problem? (let's say each ...
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Running several WordPress sites on same core / plugins?

Is it possible to run more than one site on the same WordPress core and a set of plugins? I want to be able to have custom plugins and themes for each site, but have a base set that is the same, to ...
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In terms of performance - Is unmanaged VPS better then a managed one - for WP sites?

I am looking into optimizing my WP blogs, and one thing that comes out is that several of the most acclaimed solutions people are offering (Such as eaccelerator and Nginx), are only available if I had ...
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Resolving a 500 Error with GoDaddy Hosting?

I have a WordPress site on godaddy hosting and I'm getting intermittent 500 internal service errors. I've tried editing permissions and .htaccess, but the problem still abounds. Anyone else had ...
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What issues would you face if you use Nginx

WordPress is quite a memory hog, and I've been thinking of using nginx rather than apache. The one major consideration before doing that is if there are any plugins which will stop working. I have ...
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Best-of-Breed Features of a High-End WordPress Web Host? [closed]

I'm posting this as a community wiki because I'd like to get a collaboratively edited list of features for a high-end WordPress webhost. For example, if you are running a high-traffic ...