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WordPress custom setup with “uploads” folder on a separate server; and “themes” and “plugins” on two different servers

I am setting up a WordPress site on Linux (and using Amazon AWS if this matters to you), and would like to do it as follows: A separate server for the DB server A separate server for the "uploads" ...
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source code: WP_INSTALLING vs. WP_SETUP_CONFIG in setup-config.php

I am trying to make sense of the wordpress installation process. The file setup-config.php under wp-admin has the following. I want to know what the difference is between these two variables, why both ...
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Moving site made easier

I have a HUGE pet peeve with Wordpress that honestly drives me crazy. Everytime you move the website, you have to go into the database in the new environment, and change in the table wp_options the ...
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Hardening wordpress: blocking /includes with htaccess

This page http://codex.wordpress.org/Hardening_WordPress says this should be included in the .htaccess file to block requests for files inside the includes dir. # Block the include-only files. ...
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Hardening wordpress: wp-content file permissions?

I'm writing a script to automatically check file permissions in all wordpress installations on a server. This document http://codex.wordpress.org/Hardening_WordPress is unclear on a certain point: ...
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Enable plugin installs without FTP with user from same group as Nginx/PHP-fpm

I just setup a VPS and I installed everything I needed and it runs well. Problem is that I want it to be able to update automatically and allow me to install plugins without ftp. This is my setup: I ...
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Programatically Creating Initial Wordpress Site

(I have found some links to customising an initial install like this one and this one, but unless I'm missing something - which is quite possible, they don't answer my question) I'm wanting to set up ...
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Proper after_setup_theme and wp_head cleanup

Im trying to clean up code in my theme a little bit, remove some of the code that is not used and basically do things the right way, to decrease load time etc. Currently I have this code: ...
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Network setup tab is not shown under Tools

Im trying to create a multisite so I did the necessary steps .i.e 1) created a wildcard subdomain 2) backed up of course files wp-config.php and .htaccess 3) edited the config file with adding line ...
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How to move theme directory but not plugins/uploads out of WordPress root directory?

I am trying to set up a few local multisite installs that will share the same themes folder, but have separate upload and plugin folders that will be in the usual places in wp-content. UPDATED: ...
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Add additional Network constants to wp-config.php dynamically

When starting with a fresh Network install, the first step is a single site install that has one additional line in the wp-config.php file: define( 'WP_ALLOW_MULTISITE', true ); After that we have ...
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WordPress 3.6 generating empty database

I wanted to migrate my local WordPress i use for theme development to 3.6, but the generated tables in the database are empty. WordPress creates all tables, but only wp_options is being filled, but ...
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Wordpress blog not loading articles

I have set up a static website with basic information pages such that all of the static pages fall into one level and in that directory there is directory "blog" which contains a Wordpress 3.5.1 ...
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Structure for projects and clients

I have a client who has requested a WP based portfolio where they will present their projects and clients, filtered by categories and tags. They also wish to filter all projects done for a particular ...
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Subdomain and subdirectories together in one installation

I'm currently want to develop my design company website and choosing wordpress as my CMS. How do I should install the wordpress when I want the domain structure like this: Blog = blog.example.com ...
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Moving from one WP site to a new WP site incrementally

I'm working on a site that will be changed incrementally (i.e. first the new Homepage will go live, then product pages, then contact, etc). It will not be a switch-flip, wholesale changeover between ...
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The issue of redirecting my site to a new domain

I have encountered some problems after I have redirected my site, which is in a sub directory in my server, to a new domain. I have kept the same server. The origin URL of my wp site ...
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Using setup_postdata() with multi-dimensional array

I feel like this is going to be one of those slap yourself on the head questions, but here it goes anyway: I have a multi-dimensional array of data: Array ( [0] => Array ( ...
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Putting my site live

Can anyone help? I've been building a wordpress site in a sub directory of an umbrella 'development domain' if you will, and am ready to go live with the site. It's a single install of wordpress. ...
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How to edit pages after installing WP

I'm really new to Wordpress. I just installed it following the instructions here http://codex.wordpress.org/Installing_WordPress_Locally_on_Your_Mac_With_MAMP and I'm wondering what to do next. I ...
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how to server over http and https with one installation

is there an easy way to set up a single wordpress intallation to serve its pages both over http and https? I have an http based website, and I have some pages that I would like to make accessible as ...
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How to set up Wordpress in the intranet?

I have been looking for an answer for long time now and have tried on a few alternatives too, but still I am unable to do it. What? : I want to set up Wordpress on the intranet in my workplace most ...
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Create a custom WP install with plugins, theme etc already installed?

Is it possible to create a Wordpress install that will automatically install with multiple pliugins, a particular theme and custom settings so when I setup multiple blogs I don't have install so much ...
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What's the best action to use when you want to do something only once per theme setup?

I'm writing a theme which has it's own set of database tables. I'm wondering what is the best action for me to use when I want my install function to be invoked only once when the theme is activated ...
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“WordPress installations is currently out of date” problem with difficult situation [closed]

[NOTE] I had asked this question in wordpress.org's support forum one month ago. But I didn't get any feedback there. And I am not sure whether or not this is right place to ask this question. But I ...
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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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Putting main WordPress blog under a different folder name

I want to use WordPress primarily as a static page CMS for a small business site. I want to use the "pages" feature for most of the pages on the site, except for a news blog, for which I want to use ...
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MySQL Database User: Which Privileges are needed?

The short installation instruction for WordPress ("5 Minutes") state that: Create a database for WordPress on your web server, as well as a MySQL user who has all privileges for accessing and ...
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Automatically enable custom theme, plugins and default content on installation?

I'm using wordpress for a large non-profit with many sites. I'd like to decrease the amount of installation steps for the people setting up their sites. Is it possible to make a WP install that ...
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Approach to creating a site with this structure

I'm tasked with making a site that has 'families'. Each family has a gallery, a 'region', and a 'name', both of which are searchable upon. My initial thoughts about this were to create a template for ...
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How To Provide Sub-Blogs Their Own Domain Names?

I ran a search that did not yield that many results. Is it possible, and how can each sub-blog of a multi-site installation be given its own domain name?
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Multiple WordPress outside wordPress installation?

I have a main page where i want to show up the latest post content of two or more blogs.. for now I have this code : <?php // Include WordPress Blog 1 define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); ...
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How do I transition multiple installations to a single Multisite installation?

I have a client who runs 8 different blogs, currently on 8 separate installations of WordPress. I'm trying to encourage them to move to a single MS installation instead to make it easier (mostly on ...