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Restore WordPress from Backup |wpwhitesecurity

Creating a new MySQL user for the WordPress database

Another restore from a backup tutorial.  This again looks more difficult than I planned on.  I copied entirely from  https://www.wpwhitesecurity.com/wordpress-tips-webmasters/manual-wordpress-restore-backup/.  Please visit the site, especially to ask questions and comment. Restoring WordPress from a Backup Last updated on December 15th, 2016 by Robert Abela…

How to Restore WordPress Backup | wpbeginners

Provide importbuddy password to start restoring

I have to restore from a very old backup.  It is a MultiSite back up, but I only need one of the sites.  My host, Giganet was gracious enough to set up a temp space for me to restore the entire thing.  I…

Subdomain in MultiSite Network

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Site Transfer Giganet 2016

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Site Transfer Giganet 2016This is a support thread that I will post on WordPress.org under MultiSite Support.  Referring to toni-esl.com. After I migrated to a new host via tech support, a subdomain is…

Manage Post Series – code your own

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series This is very very old.  But interesting to play with.  So I copied the entire thing from: https://code.tutsplus.com/tutorials/adding-post-series-functionality-to-wordpress-with-taxonomies–wp-25414 Adding Post Series Functionality to WordPress With Taxonomies by Barış Ünver16 May…

My Migration: all sorts of issues!

Back to my woes!  I have 2 WP MultiSites that I have migrated to a new host. I deleted the content from a subsite of toni-esl.com. All of my online lab work, links, quizzes, puzzles, etc that I created.  My old host Host…

Site Optimization and Compression Basics

I have been looking into site compression with Apache.   Mainly just curious.  I asked my host tech at HostHoot.com support why compress and the advantages of full site compression vs. MIME – text files, scripts.  This is the response: Question > What…

Easily Understand and Improve WP Security

Quality WP security info.  Easy to understand fully and quickly because of the the graphics.  Not another loooong techno-babble article referencing things I never understood to begin with.  I have used a few of the security plugins recommended, they are solid choices – well…

Install WP on Linux et al

1configuring Mysql server root password

This one worked.  I tried others with incomplete results.  Thanks to my host tech support at HostHoot.com for finding this for me. Install WordPress Using Script on Ubuntu / Debian / Linux Mint Posted on July 25, 2015 by Gopal Raha 0 How…

WordPress Security Learning Center

WordPress Security Learning Center by WordFence is a new dedicated website.  They provide tutorials, videos, graphics, check lists, and information ranging from defining how threats work, protection, detection and elimination of threats, and repair. WordFence is a security plugin for WP websites.  https://wordpress.org/plugins/wordfence/  They also…

Introduction to WordPress term meta

If you use WordPress.org sites, you need to know this term.  It is vast in application and critical to understand if you want to get into your site, fine tune and get some control. This is a small segment from the tutorial by Justin…