wordpress-administration – Cheat Sheet


Reset file/folder permissions

Folder permission 755
File permission 644

Change url in MySQL database after domain migration

NOTE: We recommend to make a backup of your MySQL database before executing the lines above.

UPDATE wp_options SET option_value = replace(option_value, 'http://www.myOldUrl.tld', 'http://www.myNewUrl.tld') WHERE option_name = 'home' OR option_name = 'siteurl';
UPDATE wp_posts SET guid = replace(guid, 'http://www.myOldUrl.tld','http://www.myNewUrl.tld');
UPDATE wp_posts SET post_content = replace(post_content, 'http://www.myOldUrl.tld', 'http://www.myNewUrl.tld');
UPDATE wp_postmeta SET meta_value = replace(meta_value,'http://www.myOldUrl.tld','http://www.myNewUrl.tld');

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