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How to Update URLs When Moving Your WordPress Site ctm magazine

Moving a site from one location to another is sometimes a necessity but it does force you to go back and fix the links that broke during the transition. Luckily there is a plugin to go in and fix the broken URLs. In this video, we will show you how to update URLs when moving your WordPress site.

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Summary of this Tutorial:

Start by installing and activating the Velvet Blues plugin.

Once activated you can go to Tools, Update URLs.

On this page you will be able to add the link to the old site and the new site URL.

You can choose which items to update and then click update urls and now all references to the old address will be updated.

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  • Rawad Merhi on March 30, 2015

    That's what I did yet my URL isn't updating.

  • Respo Mobile on June 4, 2016

    Thanks for this video. It's help me a lot

  • Leonardo Santa Cruz on March 5, 2017

    thanks, great tutorial and plugin!

  • Kono H on January 15, 2018

    what happens if my domain didn't change just my host.

  • Adnan Bacic on February 15, 2018

    maybe you should actually show what to type into the fields with some examples. you literally just show what everyone can see, i dont know what to type into the fields.

  • Carsten Lorenzen on February 21, 2018

    Can i use this plugin for updating to https? I.ex. old http://test.test to new https://test.test ?

  • Julia Kline on January 18, 2020

    I followed these directions and the plugin didn't work. Not only that it completely jacked up my site. I reached out to the makers of the plugin and it's been 72 hours with no response whatsoever. What am I supposed to do now???

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