Articles of migration

How to just migrate posts/pages from one site to another?

I use WP Migrate DB (https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-migrate-db/) to sometimes migrate a DB. Now I just want to migrate the posts from one site to another. Is this the right way? – migrate wp_posts – migrate wp_postmeta It should only get those entries in wp_posts with post_type = post? That’s all? For pages I do the same, […]

I moved my WordPress site to the main directory and now I can't access my admin

I have a site here: http://www.m2comm-semi.com/new that decided to move here: http://www.m2comm-semi.com/ I followed this tutorial: How to Safely Move Your WordPress Site (Without Losing Anything!) I deactivated the permalinks Changed this line: /** Loads the WordPress Environment and Template */ require(‘./new/wp-blog-header.php’); Of the index file located in my root folder (initially I was using […]

How to replace a wordpress installation in root directory with another in a subdirectory?

Someone with a wordpress site in lets say www.thess.com asked me to change the theme, so i thought it would be safer to first create a second wordpress installation in lets say www.thess.com/welcome and then, after having moved all of the content to the new installation and calibrated the theme, move the new installation to […]

Migration problems with mysql: Operation not allowed when innodb_forced_recovery > 0

I’m transferring a bunch of domains a new host. The site names remain the same, and for the sites I’ve already migrated, no manipulation was necessary in the database. It just works once name-servers are pointed at the new box. That’s great. For some sites, however, during import, mysql throws this error: Operation not allowed […]

Mowing site to another domain in simplest way

I need to move my simple Wordpres site from www.mysite.oldplace.com to www.oldplace.com in most as possible simple and native way. My simple site specification: WP 4.4.2 Twenty Twelve 1.9 theme Polylang plugin 1.8.4 I know that I can install some plugins that might do this job, but I’m not sure they really does this job […]

Rewrite Most WordPress URLs

I have a wordpress site that’s approximately 25% “business” pages and 75% “techie” pages. The current site: mysite.com, I’m splitting into two separate domains: mysite.com for the business stuff and tech.mysite.com for the tech stuff. I’m looking for recommendations on how to best go about rewriting all the existing “techie” URLs to point to the […]

When moving a WordPress installation to a new server, why do I have to update each post before content shows?

The site URL (www.example.com) hasn’t changed. So I exported the wp_posts table from my old shared hosting server database and imported it into a new WordPress installation on my new dedicated server. I set the permalink structure in the WordPress installation on the new server to be http://www.example.com/%postname%/, the same as on the old shared […]

Forced Redirect on a server migration

I have backedup and installed my site on a new server underneath the new domain of http://old.example.com After the DB and file transfer I logged in and immediately got a 500 error. I then overwrote the .htaccess file to the default and renamed the plugin folder to plugins-rename and then tested again. Now the site […]

Migration of WooCommerce site

I am new in WordPress. I am trying to migrate a WooCommerce site. What are the steps to Migrate a WooCommerce site? Where is the location of .htaccess file in a WooCommerce site? I migrated files and databases. I changed setting in wp-config.php file. I changed site URL in wp-options table of the database. But […]

WordPress redirects to old login after migration

I’ve followed all the steps for migrating my existing wordpress site to another server. However, when I try to login to the migrated site, it keeps redirecting me to the old one, despite whether I use wp-admin.php or wp-login.php. I have also read about a dozen different pages on migrating worpress accounts, but not one […]