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Contents of HTML editor mangled after multiple UPDATES

In a perfect world, WordPress would take what I enter into the HTML editor and write it verbatim into the post/page document received by the browser. Disabling wpautop has already helped me slightly ...
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Setting up WordPress playground and deploying to production server?

I would like to have WordPress on my local OS X machine to test out different themes, content, etc and then deploy it on to the production Linux server. I'm using WordPress for my website and ...
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Git beginner: Keeping track of on-server changes

So I'm starting to get to grips with Git (never used any VCS before). Some Git users tell me to only push to production server and never pull from it to my local dev server. That leaves me with this ...
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Wordpress staging environment that syncs everything except posts?

I've already looked at this question and didn't find it too helpful. We're using Wordpress as a CMS that also includes a blog/news section. The blog/news uses WP "posts" and those are made whenever ...
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unable to use my wordpress site after moving

I downloaded my wordpress site and using it on localhost, but I couldn't. I changed my url in mysql db and followed this . still I do not have access to my website or wp-admin. I have https://...
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Developing, Testing and Releasing

How do you develop, test and deploy-to-live your Wordpress sites? Its always a bit of a faff I find, especially where databases are concerned - mainly due to the fact that having a testing site needs ...
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745 views

Using source control with WordPress

I just recovered from a pretty bad crash using Server 2008 Shadow copy. Ultimatly I didn't lose more than a few hours of work but a loss is a loss. I've decided to move to version control to prevent ...
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Deploying Updated or New Plugins That Modify the wp_options Table

I have a WordPress site under local version control with Git. I deploy it to the production server using Capistrano. For the initial deployment, I manually import the SQL database to the production ...
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How might I setup a development server (local) and a test/production server (remote)

I am thinking, how might I setup a development server locally then when done, upload and sync files + data to test/production server? I think options like siteurl and home in wp_options database table ...
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How to Mirror WordPress database from Remote server to Local server

Before I embark on this tutorial from the WordPress Codex on mirroring a WordPress database from a remote server to a local one. I'd like to get some feedback from SE users who have successfully ...
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I have a desktop and a laptop: What's the best way to move between local installations?

I'm running several Wordpress installs on my desktop machine using XAMPP. I would like to move them to my laptop as well. Can I simply copy the htdocs, mysql and phpMyAdmin directories to the laptop,...
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how do i find out why links point to my old domain

i migrated a wordpress site from one domain to another. I still have images and links that seem to be pointing to my old domain name. where can i get a list of all places in wordpress that hardcode ...
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Local and live synchronized dev and production environment [closed]

First sorry for my bad english :) I'm a beginner of wp and I wonder how to manage/synch the follow dev environment : - Local and live dev (local server xampp and staging subdomain dev.mywebsite.ext) ...
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Installation question

I am a brand new developer to wordpress and about to begin work on a client's website that is already up and running. The site is very simple, it is more-or-less just a brochure with very little use ...
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Is there an easy way of exporting posts with their category already asigned and pictures from localhost?

Every time I export a database using the Export Tool in wp-admin. There are two things left out: The category 'checked' (I have to do that all over again every time I export the posts). Also I can't ...

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