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Bedrock Boilerplate under a sub-directory and access through a reverse proxy setup

I need to setup bedrock wordpress boilerplate in a sub-directory and get accessed through a reverse proxy setup. Please see below the setup as per my REQUIREMENTS: Main Domain https://www.domain.com/ ...
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How to notify wordpress instalation about my plugin update?

I've created my first plugin and made it public on the wordpress plugin repository, now i'm ready to release another version to this plugin and i made all steps that the guideline says and i've ...
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Need Help Deploying Understrap-based Wordpress Site from localhost to live server

So, I've just developed my very first site using Understrap/Understrap Child Theme. Now, I'm ready to launch the site (today is the deadline, of course) and, my CSS edits aren't taking effect out on ...
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Seeking solution to sync wordpress sites with Server

I am searching for a solution to develop wordpress sites on my local machine via XAMPP and easily sync changes to my webhost. And with changes i mean everything, all files and the database. The only ...
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What is a rock solid development and deployment workflow? [closed]

I am looking for a modern, reliable, solid rock development workflow for Wordpress, but most articles only explain individual parts. Some talk about very specific aspects like the way of deployment, ...
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Git post-receive hook overwriting wp-config

I'm new to thi workflow, so excuse this if it's a dumb question. I set up a post-receive hook for my wordpress website. It's a great way to make deployments - although it overwrites the wp-config.php ...
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WordPress Deployment of new data

We have a WordPress site and we are looking for a way to port data updates from the staging environment to the live one. Say for example, we update the content on a page and we prepare it all on our ...
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What is the usual process of saving changes made at the CMS level into source control?

I have a DEV environment setup with wordpress installed, where I have a wordpress developer working every day. I don't feel comfortable every time he changes something in the environment because there'...
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How do you modify the WordPress directory structure?

I would like to use the following directory structure for WordPress. ├── composer.json ├── config │ ├── application.php │ └── environments │ ├── development.php │ ├── staging.php │ ...
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What happens if I replace the files of a WordPress site with another WordPress site?

I accidentally copied all the files of a WordPress development site (ver 5.1.1) and overwrote another WordPress development site (ver 5.0.4). I did not copy over the database. Each site shares some ...
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Preload Cache for thousands of posts may be on non-production environment

I have a setup of three wordpress environments: Local: My Development machine (using docker) Staging: An AWS Free Tier EC2 machine Production: An AWS Free Tier EC2 machine I use git/git-hooks to ...
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How to install and activate a plugin via an external PHP script

I'm using a custom Php script to install WordPress via the Softaculous API. Once installed, what's the best way to programmatically install and activate a plugin? I could try setting up a custom WP ...
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One-way DB Migration Workflow

I'm loving the proposed WordPress workflow shown below. However, since I am new to WordPress, I want to know how realistic it is. DATABASES MOVE DOWN, CODE MOVES UP This idea is presented both in a ...
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Deploy WordPress From Local Docker to Hosting Provider

I've seen articles that teach how to migrate WordPress into Docker containers (see also here). I want to do the opposite. I am already running WordPress locally via Docker on my Windows 10 laptop. I ...
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Trigger Plugin database update after git pull

I have a couple of WordPress websites that I'm maintaining. The websites are on various git repositories (one for each site) with individual remotes. Currently when there is a plugin update ...
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How to redeploy a free Wordpress site to another IP?

How to redeploy a free WordPress site to another IP without changing site address? A site of my friend is deployed to the same IP address as another source which refers the drugs somehow. It led that ...
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Add a predefined page to site

I have a folder containing an index page, assets, JS etc. that I want to add as it's own page to my wordpress site without just linking to where it's hosted on a webserver. I have copied this folder ...
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What's is the best stack for cPanel continuous deployment?

My current environment involving: Gulp (task automation) Sass Bitbucket (for version control) But for deployment, I always manually override the files through FTP. And re-import the database. The ...
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How to set a Cookie-Free Domain with WordPress?

I recently set up a WordPress site here. I added these two lines in wp-config.php: define("COOKIE_DOMAIN", "www.artisanplombier-pascher.com"); define("WP_CONTENT_URL", "https://static....
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best practice on pushing staging development (database/uploads) to the live server

so I have the following setup: my local wordpress copy has git repository I create changes in my local wordpress copy I make git commits on my live server I just issue git pull from my git repo My ...
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Deploying website from development to production environment [duplicate]

Operating System: Ubuntu 16.04. Vagrant Version: Vagrant 1.9.1 Virtual Box Version: 5.1.14 r112924 (Qt5.5.1) I've setup my development environment and everything works great, but when I try to push ...
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WordPress cannot upload data after migration

After migrating a WordPress instance from one hoster to another, it's impossible to upload any media. Uploads fail with the message "Unable to create directory wp-content/uploads/2016/11. Is its ...
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security+best practices: root or www-data on a wordpress content folder?

drwxr-xr-x 8 www-data www-data drwxr-xr-x 6 www-data www-data -rw-r--r-- 1 www-data www-data -rw-r--r-- 1 www-data www-data -rw-r--r-- 1 www-data www-data drwxr-xr-x 7 www-...
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Wordpress Workflow - version control, deployment = database issue

I'm trying to work version control into developing a Wordpress site, but I'm unable to solve the issue of DB synchronization. For simplicity's sake, I will describe a scenario with just Live and ...
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Failure to establish connection when provisioning via ansible-playbook server.yml

I'm using Root.io's Trellis workflow. I've encountered an error wherein I couldn't establish a connection via ansible-playbook. When I run ansible-playbook server.yml -e env=staging it throws me ...
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Installation with sql server express edition

I have developed a web portal in wordpress using xampp server. i have my database in my sql. Now i need to deploy this wordpress portal on other system with sql server express edition. So how can i ...
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Error while importing database

A WordPress website is created and MySQL is the database for it. When tried to import the database to an empty database via Linux Command Shell we encountered below errors: ERROR 1146 (42S02): ...
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Publishing Markdown posts from bitbucket to WordPress

I have a lot of markdown documents stored in a BitBucket repository. The md documents change often so I use it to track changes. I was now playing with the idea to 'publish' these MarkDown documents ...
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Git Deploying - Disabling plugin/theme installation/update on remote?

Is there any way to disable the installation/updating of plugins in Wordpress? I am deploying by Github, and therefore changes on server, does not replicate on my development environment. I need to ...
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How can I sync WordPress plugin settings between environments?

I currently: Have identical environments for development (vagrant) and production (elastic beanstalk). Use git push to deploy code from the development to the production environment. Create posts and ...
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Development environment

We have an internal project where two developers work together, each one on each local environment and they integrate their work on a small shared server. I've realized that whenever someone does ...
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I cannot customize custom widgets anymore after moving WordPress website

Originally posted here. The situation is the following one: A colleague of mine built a WordPress theme with some custom widgets which need to be configured through /wp-admin/widgets.php. In the ...
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Manually updating plugins via FTP or SCM

WordPress allows you to update plugins from the Dashboard with one click. When doing these plugin updates via the dashboard, WordPress says it performs the following steps: De-activate the old plugin ...
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Multi-Environment Set up

I am facing this issue: we have one developers environment, one test environment, then the production. I would like to restrict the plugin additions, menu changes, any other changes not related to ...
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Trouble with Wordpress local development and deployments

The Setup: I'm setting up a Wordpress-powered application using Elastic Beanstalk from Amazon Web Services. All development is being done locally under a MAMP apache2/php5 server environment with a ...
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Infinite Redirect Loop after moving to subdirectory

I installed WordPress locally and created a theme, which worked fine. Now, as I wanted to deploy the site to a webserver via FTP, I got stuck by an 301 Redirect loop which makes it impossible to ...
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WordPress theme change and deployment using addon domain

A client wants to change their Wordpress theme and have created an addon domain to facilitate this. Their intention is to make the updates on the addon domain and then switch the old domain to the ...
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Migrating local Wordpress site to Openshift

I started developing on Wordpress and I have a simple website on my computer. I followed this article to transfer all the WP structure to Openshift. On my local website I applied themes, create ...
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Wordpress with Git deployment issues

I'm new to wordpress, coming from the python/django world where there are pretty established standards for development workflows and site deployment, so I'm trying to find some guidance on how to ...
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Wordpress Multi-site Automated migaration script [closed]

Bit of a long shot but can anyone recommend a script to automate moving a Wordpress multisite from local to live server.
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Deploying Wordpress for clients - what do they have access to?

I've developed websites from scratch up till now and would like to switch to using Wordpress to save time and money. I've done some theme customization and plugin work so far. I can see that users ...
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Different versions of Wordpress between local and production

First off, I am a WordPress newbie so please be gentle! :) Long story short, I have been given a project in mid-flight. Development computer has Wordpress 3.8.1 setup with Microsoft Webmatrix. A ...
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Moving from development while pulling production database without overwriting, to production

I am involved in a redesign of a client's website and during development the client has been adding posts/pages and working with existing plugins that were on the site. I have made a new theme and ...
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Initial wordpress deploy via git

Currently, I've got my local machine setup and pushing to staging via git. There are cases where I upload images locally to test admin page interaction. In my .gitignore file I'm ignoring ...
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loss of theme options while site deployment in production

i have moved both wordpress folder and the development database on a distant server. Why all my theme options are lost ? where are these options stored if not in wp_options table nor wp_files ?
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Secret keys in SCM

I have a WordPress installation in a Git repository and I'm wondering, if it's safe to have the 8 "secret keys" stored in there, or if I should insert them during deploy.
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Database sync between local and production

I was watching Mark Jaquith's presentation at WCSF 2013 recently and in the Q&A Mark mentioned something about rsync - after a quick Google I can see this is done via SSH - my question is this: is ...
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what are the chmod rights recommended to give for every folders of wordpress projects

When deploying a wordpress project on a server , what are the rights to set for each folders and files of wordpress for it to be safe and fonctionnal?
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Workflow for working with git and WordPress

As my site becomes more important to my business, I want to have better version control so I can look up past changes and backup my code. I keep seeing people talking about having their entire site in ...
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Internal Server Error every time I push up my Wordpress Project to Heroku

We use Heroku to deploy our Wordpress project. However, everytime we push up it seems that all of the links bring the user to an Internal Server Error page. The homepage works. Updating the ...