When maintaining a WordPress site you may find yourself attempting things that normally would work and find that they have unexpected results. This is usually due to how WordPress’ default .htaccess rules manipulate the configurations and provide ‘pretty permalinks’. Continue reading “Understanding the Default WordPress .htaccess”
Say you have decided to change domain names, or you have one address on your site that you want to redirect to a completely different location. Using htaccess redirects you can send visitors to the new site automatically!
Htaccess (HyperText Access) is a powerful file that can control many aspects of how your web site functions. Htaccess works with several types of servers, but is most commonly found in use with the Apache web server.