The site_url template tag retrieves the (admin/backend) site url for the current site (where the WordPress core files reside) with the appropriate protocol, 'https' if is_ssl() and 'http' otherwise.

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How to rewrite url wordpress?

i am doing WordPress posts filter. As a result of the application forms obtained this url: ...
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Remove site root trailing slash

I am using Wordpress for a "news" section on a e-commerce site. So the root of the wordpress install is in a sub-folder. www.mysite.com/news I have setup the home & site URL to reflect this in ...
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How to remove /index.php/ from URL's

I'm a pretty basic WordPress user and know enough to install a theme and customize it. I'm helping a friend out with a new website and installed WordPress 4.4.2 in the root directory via cPanel on his ...
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What's the difference between home_url() and site_url()

My understanding is that site_url() returns the location where the wordpress core files are. So, if my blog is hosted at http://example.com/blog then site_url() returns http://example.com/blog But ...
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Blog broken after changing Site/Home URL

I have two blogs installed in the domain foo.com: foo.com foo.com/marketing They different WP installations which share the same domain. Database tables from the /marketing installation use a ...
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How to set up a multisite with hierarchical URL structure?

I need to set up a multisite WP site with the following subsites: example.com example.com/nuts example.com/fruits/oranges example.com/fruits/apples/red example.com/fruits/apples/green Each will ...
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same users different websites other then wordpress

I am creating a network of sites. I have some wordpress installations as well as some other scripts installations. I know that i can use single wordpress users table for different wordpress ...
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Switch from https back to http

I recently moved my site to https, by installing a SSL-certificate on the server and updating the site address and site home in the wp-admin to use https. Due to some errors my client is experiencing ...
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wp-config dynamic hostname in WP_HOME and WP_SITEURL

Are there any disadvantages to using the following code to setup WP_HOME and WP_SITEURL in wp.config for both singlesite installs and multisite installs: /** * Site Host URLs */ $hostname = ...
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Changing SITE URL in multisite WP install

my situation is: I have one WP 4.4.2 multisite install working. I have one domain www.something.com that redirects to my client's old web site. (simple html 301 redirect), in a separated folder from ...
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When moving a WP site, why does wp-admin redirect to old site?

I am in the process of moving a WP site from one host to another. I copied the database and all the files, created a new database and imported the old one. I then changed the wp-config file. The home ...
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Avoid the removal of “https:” from URLs

Wordpress is changing all my urls from "https://www.example.com/..." to "//www.example.com/..." for example: <link rel="canonical" href="//www.example.com/"/> I don't want this to happen, ...
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Relative or dynamic site url possible?

I have a local Xampp wordpress installation that I am using as sort of an intranet with some people I work with. I require them to be able to access it on our LAN router -- I found that I needed to ...
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How to make tag pages look as /tags/%tagname%/ in the URL?

Example Tag's page, which involves all blog posts tagged with it, resides at /example-tag/ which is problematic for me since a post titled Example Post has the URL extension /example-title/. How can ...
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siteurl value getting populated with junk in wp_options table

My website was getting this error on every page : Catchable fatal error: Object of class WP_Error could not be converted to string in /home/juhisheth/public_html/wp-includes/default-constants.php on ...
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2 different Home Pages for different language url part

I'm in trouble with multilanguage site I would to have for all pages under url www.example.com/EN An EN HOMEPAGE and for www.example.com/IT another HOmePAGE. How can I dot this? I already know this ...
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WordPress: how to change URL for individual MultiSites?

Currently we have a MultiSite setup for our main website, and the URL's appear as follows: http://sub.domain.com/site-a (Site A) http://sub.domain.com/site-b (Site B) Site A is OK as is. But we ...
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All styles are looking for the site URL twice

I am migrating a production server to a development server. I have archived the public_html folder and migrated the database and imported it to the new server without any problems. When I load the ...
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WP_HOME & WP_SITEURL Config

I'm having issues running WordPress on Server 2012 R2 on IIS. I've configured WordPress before on a Home Server before and have it running, but this configuration is a little more difficult/advance. ...
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changed URL and location to root of my wordpress site, can't get it to work properly

I have had to move the worpress blog to the root folder as well as changed its URL. I have done everything I was supposed including changing the URL within the database as well as doing it through the ...
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500 error after WP homepage url changed

So, I have error 500. I tried to replace with old htaccess file, but Wp don't let me login cause I have offline mode. How can I set wp url back? SOLVED Add these two lines to your wp-config.php, ...
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Changing siteurl breaks site

I am hosting my site on amazon ec2. I have purchased a domain name via godaddy and have forwarded it to the IP address of my amazon instance. I forwarded with masking turned on so that users do not ...
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How to add www to images?

I have site with the http://domain.com but I want to have http://www.domain.com so I have changed it in Settings. It's working great now for all pages and posts. But for images and all attachments, ...
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What does $scheme in site_url function do?

Could someone tell me what the $scheme precisely does in the site_url function? What does it provide and how to use it? Of course I have read the Codex, but since I am not a native English speaker, ...
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Changing Site Address (URL) causes 404

Thank you in advance for any help you might provide. I have read many other posts, and unfortunately the provided solutions did not work. The problem is this: I have Wordpress installed in a ...
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Hide some shortcodes on posts from back-end

I searched everywhere on the web and I didn't find something that could really help me. Here is my problem; I use a plugin that provides shortcodes to show a file in a page or a post. For each file I ...
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A URL that links specifically to the mobile version of my site?

I (due to my participation in a certain ad network) need to provide (for a certain ad box) a link that specifically shows the mobile version of my site -- regardless of what device I actually am ...
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Embed Site url and home inside the code

I'm trying to make 2 wordpress sites use the same database , i tried working on the wp_prefix() but there is nothing i can do about the Site Url and Home fields on Wp-option table , so i ...
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How can I remove the folder from a Multisite URL?

I necessarily have a multisite installation in a subfolder. For most of the Sites this is fine, but I would like to remove that folder entirely for another Site. Like so: ...
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Referring to site URL in shortcode argument

Apologies for the noob question -- have searched extensively, and it's probably a forehead-slapper. A plugin I'm using offers a shortcode that takes a URL as an argument; I should set that argument ...
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Displays url's twice and getting 404 errors after activating

I have activated SSL to my site On my wordpress multisite, I am getting 404 errors when I am entering a correct url for example http://site.org/wp-admin it automatically redirecting and giving ...
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Session Expired when WordPress Address (URL) and Site Address (URL) are different

I followed this article to allow me to put our company's WordPress blog on a subdirectory of our Heroku hosted site: http://nicolasmlv.com/wordpress-in-your-rails-app/ This says to add this code to ...
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Unable to get Wordpress's apply_filters('site_url') to return a https scheme

I am in the middle of migrating a Wordpress site to being entirely https://, but I am having trouble with the login page. The login page itself is loading with the https:// scheme, but the form ...
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Dynamically update Site/Wordpress Address

Is anyone aware of a PHP method to use the linux server's currently assigned IP address as the Wordpress Address and Site Address? I'm not too worried about breaking the site, because it's ...
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Wordpress listening on specific port

I am trying to get Wordpress to run on vagrant I have port forwarding for 127.0.0.1:8080 on my host machine. Everything runs just great except plugin scripts are stripping out :8080 from their url ...
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Change homepage url

is there any way how to achieve this? I've tried to google it, but I have no clue how to call it. siteurl.com - for whole web siteurl.com/news - homepage with news When I add siteurl.com I have to ...
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How do I get WP site to show in both root and sub-directory

My individual WP site is installed in a sub-directory (e.g., example.com/wordpress) and I would like visitors to be able to view it from BOTH the root directory (example.com) AND the sub-directory ...
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How to get_template_directory() properly on local environment

I'm currently developing a site locally in MAMP PRO. When I use get_template_directory() inside of the standard functions.php file, the site path gets output correctly. However, I have a separate ...
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site_url() returns with additional backslashes

I am using site_url() function and it returns the address as http:\/\/vip.local\/cc where I can see that WP automatically adds unnecessary backslashes. Is this for some escaping purpose? I tried using ...
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Alternatives to site_url() and get_template_directory_uri()

The problem I'm having is that my Wordpress is set up on localhost, but when I view the site from another computer, "<?php echo get_template_directory_uri();?>/image.png" will return ...
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get_template_directory_uri not dependent on WP_HOME in wp-config.php?

For testing on mobile devices in my local network, I've set up xip.io according to this blogpost I can access the site, but even though I added the following to my wp-config.php define('WP_HOME', ...
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Login to wp-admin “redirect_to” points to wrong URL after migration

I have a WordPress site hosted on GoDaddy, it's a Windows server, (i have the web.config set up). and .htaccess correctly configured. The site was working on example.com/wordpress , as it was a ...
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What do the schemes login, login_post, admin, and relative mean?

site_url and get_site_url accept a parameter named $scheme. $scheme can be set to http, https, login, login_post, admin or relative. http and https are obvious. What do login, login_post, admin and ...
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Moving Site: Is Re-downloading Files After Changing URLs necessary?

On the Wordpress Codex: Moving Site page under Changing Your Domain Name and URLs, it states that you should re-download your site files (Step 5) after changing your site URLs (Step 4). Is Step 5 ...
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Proper way to have multiple installs with a single database

Here's my scenario: I have a development zone with a standard WordPress installation (dev.domain.com/project). When it comes time to showing work to clients, I use version control to copy the dev ...
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Error 404 wordpress redirecting URL

i'm having problems after trying to redirect my website with wordpress. I wanted not to have something like that: "www.example.com/wordpress/". So I did that in the wp-config file: ...
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how to move another machine or server without dealing with IP

Wordpress website for a small company. i am able to install wordpress in IIS server. my doubt is when installing , i am giving the ip address as "192.168.0.101:87".Everything works fine.I created ...
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how to use a different domain/subdomain for authors/catagories on single site?

I'm not sure if I phrased this question correctly... My wife and I have one blog, family.com in this example, that we both contribute to. I would like family.com to show all blog posts. ...
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Plugin Development - Get Admin Url (Including cases where wp-admin is not used)

I'm currently writing a WordPress plugin, and am looking to retrieve the WordPress admin url. It sounds simple enough - and it is - assuming every WordPress install is using the default wp-admin slug; ...
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Is it risky if I update all url in the database due to my site url changed?

Let's say I have a wordpress site on a subdomain. Initially, I created the site with "www." >>> www.mysite.mainsite.com Now, I'd like to change site url to only mysite.mainsite.com without www ...