HOW CAN I CHANGE THE DOMAIN NAME FOR MY WORDPRESS SITE?

HOW CAN I CHANGE THE DOMAIN NAME FOR MY WORDPRESS SITE?

Via phpMyAdmin

    1. Access phpMyAdmin via your Control Panel. For instructions, please see: Accessing phpMyAdmin for your DV server.
    2. Click on the MySQL database for your WordPress blog. This opens phpMyAdmin in a new browser window or tab, depending on your browser preferences.
    3. Click on wp-options.wp phpMyAdmin 02
    4. Click on Edit on the line for siteurl. Repeat this process for the home row, also found in the wp_options table.wp phpMyAdmin 04
      Figure 5.
    5. Enter your new blog domain name and click the Go button. For this example, we are changing the domain from http://blog.dv-example.com to http://dv-example.com.Figure 8.
    6. Repeat this process for the home row, also found in the wp_options table.
    7. Be sure that you rename the folder to the new URL in FTP or the File Manager. That’s it!

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Remember that your WordPress Dashboard has now changed and will be using the URL you entered in Step 6.





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