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Confusion about Site url and directory

I have installed my wordpress in root/mysubfolder so my standard path is example1.com/mysubfolder (example1.com is the domain i have registered the webspace with) Now i want the wordpress ...
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0answers
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Index (Home) page not displayed when running wordpress in a subdirectory

I'm running my wordpress site in a subdirectory. Do do that i followed the instructions here: http://codex.wordpress.org/Giving_WordPress_Its_Own_Directory Before i had the url: ...
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72 views

Changing the site URL

Overview: I have a self-hosted WordPress installation currently without a domain. Example: http://xx.xx.xxx.xxx/~someaccountname In a few days a domain will be pointing to this installation and ...
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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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1answer
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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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2answers
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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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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 ...