Articles of site url

Changing WordPress blog name and web address

I created a self-hosted WordPress blog (on Dreamhost) several years ago. I’ve never truly been happy with the name and URL/domain of the blog, and I’ve decided that I want to change it. Here’s what I’d like to do: Register the new domain name. (Say www.newblog.com for example.) Redirect traffic from the old domain name […]

What does $scheme in site_url function do?

Could someone tell me what the $scheme precisely does in the site_url function? What does it provide and how to use it? Of course I have read the Codex, but since I am not a native English speaker, nor a native coder, I am not sure.

get url page template

I have created a page template where I need current page URL I have tried get_site_url(); and get_permalink(); but it shows nothing. Let me know is anything missing in code.

Override WordPress theme url

I have a site where I used http://example.com, but if I change my site URL to http://example.co.uk or http://examplesite.co.uk which are all same site. If I changed anything in the above urls it should override theme url. Currently it is showing from the database value. I used define(‘WP_HOME’, ‘http://’ . $_SERVER[‘HTTP_HOST’] ); define(‘WP_SITEURL’, ‘http://’ . […]

Putting my site live

Can anyone help? I’ve been building a wordpress site in a sub directory of an umbrella ‘development domain’ if you will, and am ready to go live with the site. It’s a single install of wordpress. The wordpress file location is to remain exactly as it is, and we’re just repointing the DNS of the […]

How to get rid of index.php?

Does anyone know how I can get rid of index.php in my URL? Right now if I add a new page, the address will be: www.mywebsite.com/index.php/page1 But I want it to be: wwww.mywebsite.com/page1 I surfed the web a lot! Changing the permalink doesn’t work. Does anyone know how I can fix this?

Images not working using Featured post

I have recently moved a wordpress website abc.com to xyz.com, And xyz.com functionality is good and working well. And i have created a post with a image in it using Featured Image, and when i publish this post, its not displaying images in it. And when i check the URL of image using Inspect Element, […]

Modify site URL via functions.php of a theme

My site URL in the database shows sitea.com. Is it possible to change this via functions.php into siteb.com, however still maintaining sitea.com in the database? My current scenario is that I have three developers who work locally and we want to use one database. We all connect to a remote database, however, the URLs from […]

Remove site root trailing slash

I am using WordPress for a “news” section on a e-commerce site. So the root of the wordpress install is in a sub-folder. www.mysite.com/news I have setup the home & site URL to reflect this in the admin. I also make sure there are no trailing slashes in the permalinks. However, it keeps doing a […]

Getting links to work the same on development and production

I am working on a website where I am specifying links to pages within my site in other pages. I am using the same permalink post name structure i.e. http://example.com/sample-post on both development and production and I am using /index.php/sample-post/ to link to a specific blog. This works on production but not on development. My […]