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Wordpress database synch between dev and prod

Question has been asked before about how to synchronize files as well as the database between two Wordpress installations. For the database level, the answer is usually to basically dump one ...
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WordPress as XML-RPC client?

I want to sync post edits on two sites. Test environment, not production. Single direction (site A to site B, but not backwards). Basically I edit post at my local test stack and same post (part of ...
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Staging sites, how do you manage synchronising updates in the DB?

It is broadly accepted that developers should test updates through a staging site before releasing them to the live server, however once the development updates require modifications in Wordpress DB, ...
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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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Custom Post type in separate database table for syncing

I have a custom post type which needs to be in sync between two different websites housed in different servers. If either site edits, inserts, or deletes, the other database will also have to update ...
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Syncing BuddyPress and WordPress profile fields [closed]

BuddyPress and WordPress store profile information in 2 separate locations, and there's a process to sync profile data between the 2 tables. However, this is pretty much limited (from how I'm reading ...
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How to synchronize user profile fields in multisite?

I'm using wordpress multisite. I installed Multisite user management plugin. If a user register in my main sites then that user automatically added in all my sites. My problem it doesn't copy the ...
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How to sync tags between posts that are linked through Posts 2 Posts?

I am faced with a thorny problem and can't seem to find the solution in the wealth of community knowledge on the web. I have two custom posts types "Person" and "Activities". I use posts 2 posts (...
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Two live WP websites - how to sync?

I need to have two websites in different servers, because of really slow page load times from China. So we are planning to take server from China and clone/sync website. I'm not familiar of syncing ...
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WordPress - Sync wordpress post with JSON feed

I hope you all are doing well. I need to ask something, I tried searching for this but unable to get any relevant answer. I have a JSON feed and using that feed I want to create posts and want to ...
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Plugin: AJAX query external API to sync to tables

I'm planning to write a plugin that hooks into an external API and syncs to a couple of database tables some information. I want to do this in a best practice way if there is one. I want the user to ...
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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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Execute long and heavy processes

I have developed a plugin to my Wordpress website which has a sync (I'll call it a "sync" because it does a lot of stuff to sync my database with another one) method that can take up to 20 minutes to ...
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Disqus deleted comments are syncing with wordpress but active comments do not

And the sync is also not being automatic, I have to go in the Sync Comments option. I've tried almost everything and none of them worked. Does anyone know how to resolve this? Disqus Comments: ...
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synchronize localy hosted wordpress with online one

Here is some discussion but my question is bit different. Is there any way to synchronize all data (including themes, plugins & media) of locally hosted (on xampp) wordpress with online version?
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Synchronizing Two WordPress Sites Content

I've googled a lot, and I do have found answers at WordPress SE and at stackoverflow.com. However, the answers are somewhat incomplete or doesn't work at all. Here I'll explain my problem in detail, ...
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Synchronize Data every minute with set_transient

I synchronize some data of my plugin with an extern API. This synchronize-process should fire every minute. So I use the following code to do that: if ( ! get_transient( 'my_task_sync_method' ) ) { ...
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Localhost WordPress not recognizing my online WordPress account

I just downloaded and installed XAMPP and WordPress to be able to create and edit my websites in my local machine, but I have a problem. In the WordPress installation process I was requested to create ...
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How to sync roles across Multisite?

How to synchronize roles on all sites of the Multisite Network if roles were changed on main site?
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How to keep several local copies of a theme in sync?

I am working on several sites on a local installation of apache/mysql, using virtual hosts. I have created a child theme for twentyeleven and I want to use that child theme like a framework for all my ...
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Cloning and syncing a WordPress website

I plan to bulid up a nice developer environment and for this I need to clone the actual running website to a 100% into a dev directory. I've now uploaded the same version of wordpress as on my ...
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Sync Wordpress Articles from Local to Remote?

I am starting a Blog and I am trying to keep my Localhost version as up to date as possible with my Remote server version on the web. I would really like to be able to make a post/article on my ...
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Two-way synchronizing of a post type among multisite blogs

Is it possible to two way sync a post type between multiple sites on a multisite install? For example if someone makes a change to an entry under post type "inventory" on Site A how can I make that ...
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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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Is there an actual way to synchronize 'production' and 'develop' WordPress databases?

I work with WordPress and I work with git. My code is versioned and I am happy with the workflow. What bugs me is database synchronization. I need to work with cloned database on my local ...
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Synchronize multisite: diff of activated plugins and settings

I have a multisite setup with an increasing number of languages and it’s a bit of a plugin mess. Consequently I’m about to start building something around wp-cli that can help me with this by first of ...
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Sync plugin settings (wp_options table) on multiple environments

How do you guys handle database changes, more specifically the settings (wp_options)? Im looking for something like, having a JSON file (or migration files bit similar like Laravel) with settings, ...
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How to sync staging to production but keep plugin settings

Is there a way to sync my staging and production environments, but keep the settings for certain plugins? For example, I am using a plugin for the Google tag manager. Each environment has a different ...
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WPSiteSync & Advanced Custom Fields

I'm using the plugin WPSiteSync which can copy posts from one wordpress install to another. It works well however I’m using Advanced Custom Fields with a Relationship field. When it copies over posts ...
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Syncing production with staging

we have a staging server in order to test out plugins and roll out new features and also re designing sites. The issue is that the staging version of the site will be out of sync as soon as new ...
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Multisite - How sync posts to multi sites

I have a network with multi site and I need that there's a "main" site where I can add posts, taxonomies, pages (and also translations about them) and I want the possibility to share the different ...
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Wordpress & WooCommerce: Localhost, Staging and production environments and how to sync them without losing data

I'm working on my first WooCommerce site for an e-commerce shop I'll be launching hopefully in January (I should say that I've been working with Wordpress since the very beginning, so I'm not new to ...
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Update products, terms and relations via SQL

I am syncing the whole products database from an ORACLE database to a WooCommerce one. To achieve this I am using kettle. My problem is: I need to update the product count when I finish adding the ...
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Smarter Document Management links between three Wordpress sites sought

I've built and manage two primary/junior school sites in the UK. They've recently come together under a Multi Academy Trust (MAT) and consequently, they now share a fair amount of common policies and ...
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multisite shared settings

I'm using multisite installation to separate content by city. I considered other options, but multisite is the best for me. But as there will be many sites, which will differ only by content and user ...
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Auto populate form fields based on serial input or pull listings from other websites?

Please forgive me if I'm missing something obvious. I have created a website that allows dealers to sale their used equipment. Dealers are complaining that it takes too long to create a listing for ...
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DB Sync Media Files extension [closed]

I've installed WP DB Sync (master branch) in three different WP instances. I've also installed the WP DB Sync Media Files extension (master branch), however the "Media Files" checkbox is not showing ...
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Synchronize wordpress site between two different servers

This is my situation: I have a wordpress website on server A hosted in Belgium. It's a multilingual website available in languages: Dutch, French, English. I also need the language Vietnamese. The ...
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Widgets with *internal* links do not display after database migration

I am using Grunt to dump my local db, search and replace URLs in it (and account for serialization by using grunt-peach based on Peach), send it to my staging server, then import it into my staging db....
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Serve content from centralized location

I'm looking for an easy/efficient way to manage & serve content from one master WP site to multiple drones (NOT multisite). On the master site i'll have custom post type "served_content". The ...
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Making Site A Use Site B's wp-content Folder

I'm trying to synchronize two WordPress sites and on my way I've faced few challenges. One of the challenges is to either synchronize the wp-content folder of two sites or make one site use the wp-...
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Errors when using CDN Sync Tool plugin

Now that wp-supercache has some built in support for CDNs, I've tried using the CDN Sync Tool to do an initial upload of files to Cloudfront. But, I'm getting 2 sets of errors when syncing (I'm ...
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Syndicate posts to another blog?

I want to import one blog to another, but have that constantly happening, i.e. when I blog on one site I want it to appear on the other.
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Workflow of Collaboration on wordpress development [closed]

We, two developers, are developing a wordpress website from scratch. We are using git but it does not allow us to push,pull and merge the database. In this circumstance what is the best workflow? We ...