Articles of ftp

Plugin installation not possible / FTP credentials in WP-config

I have an issue with one of my WordPress installations. When I try to install a plugin, WP asks for my FTP credentials. I entered them but neither FTPs nor FTP are working – but the credentials are 100% correct. I opened up the wp-config.php and pasted the configuration in the file. When I now […]

Theme not showing after uploading

Hey I am developing a website for my client, and I’m having some issues with the theme upload. The theme I am uploading is I tried to upload via backend of wordpress but file size is too big. So I was trying to upload via ftp and my theme file shows up on my […]

I want to edit it on my laptop as a child theme and transfer the files to my server. I don't know how

I have big gaps in my knowledge and right now I know I’m doing things wrong, and I want to buckle down and fix that. I have a wordpress site using the “shape” theme, and I directly edited the code in the theme to make it do what I wanted it to do, and whenever […]

Website Got Hacked – Fixed – Now Cannot Activate Theme

My wordpress site got hacked, I fixed the problem but had to delete the TwentyFifteen theme (the one that was hacked). The theme I was originally using was different, but the hackers hacked the TwentyFifteen theme. When I deleted the theme, I went back to the wordpress dashboard and see this: As you can see […]

will creating a static folder in the root directory serve the purpose of loading the static content from cookieless domain?

I am been optimizing my site and following the steps on It says here to serve all my static content from a cookieless domain or subdomain. Now i do not have the authority to create a new sub domain for my site. All I have is an FTP access. So will the following idea […]

enable SFTP via SSH keys in wordpress

can anyone help me define(‘FTP_PUBKEY’,’/home/use/.ssh/id_rsa’); define(‘FTP_PRIKEY’,’/home/user/.ssh/id_rsa’); define(‘FTP_USER’,”); define(‘FTP_PASS’,”); define(‘FTP_HOST’,’′); install at located home/user/wordpress keys located at getting incorrect keys keys permissons 600, 600 folfer 755

WordPress unable to write files in the server

History: I refer to this thread here : “After changing the server MPM from Prefork into Worker through EasyApache4 on a VPS server, on Apache/2.4.25 (cPanel), CENTOS 7.3 x86_64 virtuozzo – cPanel & WHM 64.0 (build 32) and PHP7.0, the file permissions in the server were changed and WordPress is unable to write files […]

How I do I host a simple html file through wordpress? (see details)

I want to host a webpage on my main directory so that my url reads: I know I can use FTP service but is there any plugin I can use to accomplish this?

“Backdoor-list.txt” files unexpectedly in server

Furthermore, there are “bad-directory-permissions-list…. .txt”files. My website is currently under repair due to malicious code being found. Could this be part of it? Should I delete these files as well?

Failed: Filesystem preventing downloads. ( ftpext)

I just move my server to Mac server before I use to be with GOdaddy was no problem updating framework of my theme now I’m getting this error Failed: Filesystem preventing downloads. ( ftpext) not sure why but I’ve put this code in wp-config.php already putenv(‘TMPDIR=’ . ini_get(‘upload_tmp_dir’)); define(‘FS_METHOD’, ‘ftpext’); define(‘FTP_BASE’, ‘wpdirectory’); define(‘FTP_USER’, ‘myuser’); define(‘FTP_PASS’, […]