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Renaming url structure and redirects

 9:24 pm on Apr 8, 2014 (gmt 0)

On a website I currently have a folder where the Wordpress installation is

that I would like to amend to

and also
currently have permalink structure of

that I would like to change to 'Post Name'
ie sample-post/

Is it possible to do either of the above WITHOUT causing 404 errors?
ie via redirects etc in the htaccess?



 2:11 am on Apr 9, 2014 (gmt 0)

All things are possible with redirects in htaccess ;) Subforum next door. But before you do that, look for WP plugins to do what you want.

No point in reinventing the wheel.


 12:20 am on Apr 10, 2014 (gmt 0)

Redirection plugin - very handy.



 12:55 pm on Apr 18, 2014 (gmt 0)

Wouldn't it be faster and easier if you will install fresh/clean WP and use your old database. Everything should work fine from there.


 4:58 pm on Apr 18, 2014 (gmt 0)

The WP installation actually redirects automatically... :)

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