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How do I install more than one WordPress blog on EC2?

I created an EC2 instance and installed WordPress inside /var/www/html/blog/. I'm running Amazon Linux with Apache. Assuming I want to create another blog. Do I create another directory and install ...
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Export all content from wordpress

Evening all. I've decided instead of upgrading the install of wordpress that I have, to just take the content (my writeups, comments, pages) and move them to the new site install. Is there an easy ...
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register_activation_hook and updating

I have used: register_activation_hook(__FILE__, 'CrayonWP::install'); In install() I would like to check the plugin version being installed, and if it is below a certain version, I would like to ...
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Why is WordPress' installer “phoning home” during the install script?

I noticed (using Little Snitch) that WordPress' installer calls a distant Web page when installing (api.wordpress.org), why is that?
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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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One WordPress and database but multiple subdomains

I want to create a multiple subdomains, but using only one wordpress and database installation. The difference of those subdomain sites are the colors and the blogs, but in terms of functionalities, ...
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How to properly secure my Wordpress installation?

I'm currently on my own server (fredericpilon.com) with my own website. Wordpress being kind of a big shot of CMS, it may be targeted by hacks. Any tips and tricks on how to properly secure my ...
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Moving Wordpress from live to local server

I have a wordpress install that I have been working on and now I want develop the install on my local server. I have downloaded all of the site files and added it to my local server directory. I also ...
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Setting up wordpress on a hosting server for the first time

I'm moving a wordpress CMS installation from one host to another. Pretty straightforward I think. I have moved applications running on a Tomcat server but not wordpress. Is the following correct - ...
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How to customize WordPress Plugin installation?

I have a WordPress plugin which I've built. This plugin contains a Pro version. When user sign-up for the Pro version, he is getting a unique key.php file which he required to replace in the plugin ...
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Repeatable configuration package

It's normal that a developer or a shop will spend several hours on each project running the same configuration options (for permalinks, SEO options, user roles, plugins that you always use etc.). I'm ...
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Should I go for Multisite or separate WP Installation?

I'm developing an article site where an user can register and post the articles and the URL would be like http://domain.com/articles/category-name/article-name The site will also be having a blog ...
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Local Installation: install.php offered to download instead of running

I am running ubuntu 10.04 desktop, php5.3, and wordpress 3.2.1. I copied the wordpress directory to /var/www/sitename/blog. I have set up mysql, and edited wp-config.php appropriately. But when I ...
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Installing wp3.2.1 on IIS; getting empty sessions

i have to install wordpress 3.2.1 on IIS 5.0 (yeah, i know...) here. Brand new default wordpress installation, no plugins ore previous versions installed. So, i downloaded the 3.2.1.zip and the ...
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Installing plugins on IIS-hosted site [closed]

I've got a Windows 2008r2 server with IIS which is hosting a wordpress site. However, I can't get installations of plugins to work with FTP. This is what I've done: I've set up a FTP site in IIS ...
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Wordpress manually installed on a remote server

I followed all these steps but I can access my web site only as an administrator. The pages that I create inside the wordpress web app are not being shown from a browser or I can't find their exact ...
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Any way to check the integrity of a Wordpress site?

is there any way to check if the installation has gone well or if there is something wrong with the backend of WP? I've gone into a few errors and I've tried to reinstall Wordpress within the ...
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Error with /wp-admin/install.php [closed]

I have installed Wordpress many times and never encountered an issue. However I just installed it on a folder (public_html) and after setting up the config.php file it doesn't work. Alledgedly all my ...
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Moving WordPress Site from MAMP to cPanel - How?

I am looking at moving my WordPress site from localhost on my mac (MAMP – htdocs directory) to online hosting that is using cPanel. When I log into my cPanel online, I am presented with my home ...
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Where can I find admin-header.php file online?

I am using Wordpress for my website. I was working on CPANEL yesterday and was browsing public-html/wp-admin folder under the File manager. There were many files and I accidentally deleted the ...
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Powering only a subfolder with WordPress on a LAMP stack with an nginx reverse proxy

[I just posted this on the WP Forums, too, before anyone starts Googling and saying that this is posted somewhere else] I'm hoping this isn't a duplicate, but I've been searching here and Googling ...
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A way to automatically install pages on theme install?

I'm trying to build a theme which would require specific pages to be included. Is there a way to automatically create pages and assign them to their page templates when a theme is installed?
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Site blocked by WebSense on fresh WP Install

Just put up a new WP 3.2.1 install running twenty eleven, with one post "coming soon". I haven't yet begun developing the site. At my place of business, it is currently blocked by WebSense as ...
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Get plugin download URL from slug

Is there a way to take a plugin slug (e.g. 'akismet') of a plugin that is NOT currently installed and somehow retrieve the download URL of the current version (e.g. ...
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Plugins to clone wordpress site and move to another url

Are there any possible plugins that could clone an entire Wordpress site and install it in another location? I build sites on one url, then to show the client and move it to another url to show it. ...
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Basic installation questions

I've downloaded WordPress and I want to ensure I'm uploading it to my server correctly: I see there's a .zip file and a .tar.gz file -- which should I use? It's an Apache server. This is the place ...
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Make plugin uninstalable on older versions of WordPress

So, if a plugin should not ever be installed on an older version of WordPress, whats the best way to go about it? What I normally do is something like this: if ( ! function_exists( 'get_post_format' ...
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What are the correct permissions so WP doesn't ask for FTP credentials if installing plugin?

My nginx user is www-data. If I do su www-data I can create both file and directory. But when installing plugin I am asked for FTP credentials. I tried to give the public_html directory 777 ...
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Install widget on plugin activation

Anyone know any resources to help me install my widget when my plugin is activated?
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google xml sitemap won't work on directory install

I have installed wordpress in directory above the root called "wp". I'm having issues with the google xml sitemap generator. I cannot rebuild the xml code and write it the sitemap.xml file. I have ...
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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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Installing a Plugin ( Which is already manually uploaded )

I need to install wordpress plugin for placing source codes to my blogs. See, the following snapshot describes that I have already uploaded plugin to proper place. I didn't make even a single change ...
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How to run WordPress from other location on the same domain

Hi I have a domain running in WordPress, the path to WordPress installation is /subdomain/mywordpress/ and I can access these in mywordpress.mysite.com, Now I wish to load the index page on my main ...
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wordpress on localhost lamp doesn't let me install plugins

i've installed a LAMP server on my ubunutu 11.04. i've installed wordpress and hooked it right with the MySQL db. i've changed the permissions of the www-data group to read and write files. every ...
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How to Check the Directory Where WordPress is Installed?

I have a client who has a live WordPress site. I logged into their FTP and it's hard to tell what directory it is actually installed. How can I verify through WordPress interface in what directory ...
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What plugins do you commonly install on a fresh WordPress install?

I'm looking at finding out what plugins others install most of the time on a fresh WordPress install; the plugins that add value to pretty much any website that is running WordPress. My list of ...
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One WordPress install serving multiple virtual hosts

I have a number of WordPress-enabled sites setup as virtual hosts under XAMPP on a Windows 7 development server. An example virtual host is as follows: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName ...
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What causes an Unexpected HTTP Error within install plugins?

Within "install plugins" I'm receiving an error stating "An Unexpected HTTP Error occurred during the API request." When I do a plugin search it throws me back to my site's 404 page. Any idea what ...
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How can I create a bash install script for my Wordpress sites setup (WP+plugins+theme)?

I build a lot of websites with Wordpress, and my initial setup is basically always the same : Latest version of WP Latest versions of about 5 plugins My naked development theme Instead of ...
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Novice WordPress Installation issues

I am trying to install WordPress on www.000webhost.com I have uploaded the most recent version of WordPress to the server and created a MySQL database. However, When I visit my site, I select the ...
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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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Multisite installation on an existing single installation

How to create a blog in a sibling directory of an already installed WordPress directory? The domain is example.com and there is an existing installation in blog directory and the root directory at ...
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Reinstalling WordPress

I have WordPress installed on my server. now I was using it almost as a testing install but i put up many posts on it. I added and removed many plugins and themes and tweaked with all the settings. So ...
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muliple wordpress multisite installs on the same sever

I want a separate production and test/dev instance. Is it possible to have two installs of wordpress multi on the same server, using different databases or do I need 2 servers, one for test and one ...
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Cannot access WordPress install on subdirectory of drupal site

I want to convert my site from Drupal to WordPress. I installed WordPress in a subdirectory so I can tweak it until I'm ready to delete drupal and move it to the root folder. After installing I cannot ...
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Instant install of wordpress

I just think about that... maybe it exist...you will tell me... Wordpressis a beautifull software, and the thing i like the most, is the instant install of the theme and plugin... So i though, why ...
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On Install, which code sets the 'home' option?

I'm just doing some wordpress development and wondered for a brand new install, which code within core is generating the first value that get's filled into the home option? I'm looking for the code ...
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Change multi-site installation from sub-domains to sub-directories

I've searched everywhere but I don't seem to find a solution for this. I have a WP installation that is using sub-domains and doesn't have yet any other sites besides the main site. What I want to ...
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WordPress 3.1 Install Error

I'm trying to run a fresh install on my server with WP 3.1. Problem is I'm getting errors after setting up the config. (attached image) I've installed the previous versions of WP before and have had ...
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Disable creation of default content during installation

How can I disable or at least modify the default content inserted on a fresh wordpress install? For example to change the category from Uncategorised to News.