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Media uploads still to non www after converting non www to www n nginx

Yesterday i changed my website from non-www to www at nginx level. After that I got "minimize redirect" error in gtmetrix. Then i did some search and found that all media urls are still in non-www and ...
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Sorry, you are not allowed to access this page dashboard

I changed my DNS nameservers to CloudFlare from my hosting DNS nameservers and when I logged in to my WordPress dashboard it shows an error message "Sorry, you are not allowed to access this page.". ...
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Wordpress multisite with different domain

I'm new in the WordPress world and I've created WordPress multi site. I want to set different domain for my child sites. Lets say my main site is www.myMainSite.com and my child is www.mySonSite.com....
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2 domains 1 wordpress installation and content

I have seen some similar answers but I would like some answers for my questions. Is it possible to have a .co.uk domain and a .com domain both pointing to the same installation of wordpress, both ...
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Fresh install redirects to www, breaking page loads

I set up a new Wordpress site, wanderandponder.com, on DigitalOcean yesterday. It was on a droplet that also ran several other Wordpress sites, without conflict. However, when accessing the domain, it ...
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Pointing SSL Enabled URL at Single WordPress Page

Synopsis So, for this example, assume that we have https://example.org hosted on WP Engine. Everything works fine, nothing custom here in regards to the domain mapping. https://example2.org is a ...
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Redirect to new DNS on WP

I have installed Wordpress on my server and got a domain name www.old.com. After a while, the customer asked for a new domain name: www.new.com. The customer wants www.old.com to be redirected to www....
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WordPress site isn’t reachable after site & home URL modification

First of all the technical details: OrangePi Zero (512Mb) Debian for Orange Pi Apache2 PHP5 MYSQL Wordpress I have at home an OrangePi and I installed a WordPress on it. I registered a DNS name (...
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How to properly setup MAMP and XIP

I have a local WordPress install running through MAMP. It's local domain is example.dev I also have the install working with xip.io. It's at example.dev.0.0.0.0.xip.io (0's being my ip address). ...
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All devices on my network redirect me to an old domain

I have moved my website from wordpress.com to a wordpress.org platform. I ordered a new host, meanwhile keeping the old domain. It have been a day since the dns servers were updated and according to ...
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External Domain on Wordpress Multisite

I have a new wordpress multisite install. I want to point an external domain to a specific site on this install. I'm using the WP mu domain mapping plugin. I'm hosting on Godaddy cpanel. Things I'...
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The easiest way to migrate a wordpress website across servers

Having practised mirroring an existing wordpress site, I'm ready to migrate my website to a new server. Having simplified the steps necessary to do this, I'm hoping the following will work without ...
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Wordpress Multisite + Erros with URLS and ADMIN

Greetings Stackexchange. Recently i have made a new WP site for a client - which is not a multisite. Without my knowlegde their previous site was a multisite. The site i have made is a new edition ...
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Does WordPress Strip Away the WWW from a Web Address

I installed a website and apparently the external DNS all worked fined to access the site: http://example.com The problem was that internally, when on their network, they couldn't access the site, ...
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Redirecting DNS without breaking everything

I have a wordpress installation at a location in the form: www.mydomain.com/mysite. I would like to redirect the DNS such that the address will (always!) appear as mysite.com. I own both domain ...
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White Homepage after Domain Name Change

I've done a fair bit of searching and I see that WSOD is common upon changing your domain, however all the fixes I've gone through have not remedied my situation. My new domain is http://uncvrd.co (...
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how to get my WP site's IP? [closed]

Built new web site on WordPress. Added its domain to Network Solutions. Need to know IP address of WordPress site to set the A RECORD on Network Solutions, which hosts the domain. On WordPress.com ...
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Developing on localhost remove “index.php”

I am trying to develop Wordpress on my local Ubuntu laptop. On the remote production and staging servers, I can access a page like this via the browser: http://remoteDomain.com/somepage/ On my ...
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Website redirecting to old domain name

I was developing website on test.example.com on a separate server. Meanwhile, the working server was example.com at GoDaddy. The WordPress website was working fine on both servers. But then I changed ...
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DNS - Change Wordpress Site Name?

I'm about to make a site go live, but I realized that Wordpress assigned the website name as the IP address under settings. When I try to change it, the website errors out. When I've tried to change ...
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How to test drive WordPress on VPS with LEMP stack before going live?

I have example.com up and running on a VPS droplet running Ubuntu 16.04. The website was built with WordPress on LEMP stack (Linux EngineX MySql and PHP) which was done using EeasyEngine. EasyEngine ...
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Problem With DNS or Wordpress installation>

So I added an addon domain in cpanel. Before I had registered this domain through a hosting company, so I just changed the DNS at their site pointing to my new location(siteground). Also I used the ...
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Installing other applications alongside WordPress multisite and configuring dns routing

I have configured a subdomain on my server and in DNS at my registrar as I have done many times. I don't want this particular subdomain to use my multisite WordPress install but all requests are being ...
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Wordpress MU with subdomain

I have done a Network installation on marklab.eu. I've choose subdomain mode because i wolud like to create a subdomain like blog.marklab.eu I've already install the Domain Mappin plugin. This is ...
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CNAME site attempts to load files over HTTP instead of HTTPS

The main site https://www.ptacunits.com loads fine. We have a CNAME pointing from the above domain to the following domain, https://www.ptacfactoryparts.com however, the page source shows HTTP ...
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Redirect loop when forwarding to mobile site

I have successfully redirected my page to m.example.com from example.com when i open in mobile environment with this code in functions.php add_action('template_redirect', 'redirecting_to_mobile_site'...
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Why is the server response time slowing my site down? [closed]

My site is www.phoenixwave.com When I use Pingdom speed test and Google's speed test both give me the conclusion that my server response time is ridiculously slow...I'm using a Rackspace server. I'm ...
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VServer/Rootserver/Shared Hosting: Multiple WordPress installations each having their unique domain?

Hello I think this is a beginner question, but I just do not know how to achieve this: Imagine the following: /public_html/ [Domain = foo.com] /public_html/wp_subproject1/ [Domain = bar.com] /...
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WordPress site front page fails to load in IE

Disclaimer: I'm a front-end guy dabbling in back-end work. I have WordPress serving up a company Intranet site on a CentOS VM in a multiple vhost setup (LAMP). It resides at http://intranet.domain....
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Timeout While Upgrading Network in Multi-site

I updated from 3.8 to 3.8.1 on a Multi-site setup. The initial upgrade was fine. When I clicked "Upgrade Network" ... It fails after some time and prompts me with: Your server may not be able to ...
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wordpress domain setup with ec2 apache

I'm struggling to get my WP domains to display correctly. I'm using ec2 apache with a domain from namecheap. In namecheap, I've done the "pointing," putting my elastic IP for both the @ and www, and ...
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Use single-site install and map entities to subdomains

Not sure if this is a pipe-dream, but I am interested in the URL rewriting capabilities (and DNS mapping) of a single-site WordPress install. Typically in a WordPress MU setup, we'd use WordPress Mu ...
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Moving a wordpress.org website to another domain name?

I currently have a wordpress.org website on a server with a specific domain name. I would like to move it all to a server with another domain name as I have changed my company name. What is the best ...
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Is it ok to have one wordpress installation for server.com and www.server.com?

I am about to install Wordpress and I want to know if I have to redirect let's say url server.com to www.server.com if I want to have only one Wordpress installation. I want users to be able to use ...
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WP Multisite development with Mamp Pro and wildcard subdomains, not really working for me

I´m trying to set up a local development environment for me to work on a Wordpress multisite that I´m building. I use Mamp Pro with default ports (Apache: 80, MySQL: 3306), and I also added a new host ...
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Domain name in a WordPress Network

I have a domain-based network. Blogs are like: blog1.domain.com blog2.domain.com One of these blogs needs to be migrated to a domain blog1.com, but without leave the network. I know I have to poing ...
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Understanding how links will work when DNS changed to point to new WordPress site

Please can someone help me to clarify what issues i might have when the hosting company changes the DNS settings to point away for the current old site (basic html) and to the new WordPress version of ...
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Setting up a wordpress network with third level domains

I've been looking into setting up a WordPress network install. Everything has been going pretty smoothly until I get to the point where my desired domain layout doesn't fit well. I would like to ...
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Alias domain to Multi-site installation in Apache

This is regarding to set an Alias domain to Multi-site installation. We want to create a short domain as alias to my main website(Multi-Site enabled).I have tried it using a most common options like.....
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How do you seamlessly switch hosting?

I recently switched a WP site from shared hosting to a VPS and would like to document the process here.