Installing WordPress On Temp URL – Using Three Steps
Installing WordPress On Temp URL – Today I am going to show you how you can install your WordPress Blog on temp URL in just 3 easy steps. Recently I purchased 2 year hosting account from Hostgator hosting and I decide to fully configure my Thesis theme and other setting before shifting my all Websites to new account. Then I found a way to configure my Thesis theme and other setting before going live on this account.
Well it’s good to step up your new account before transfer your account from one host to another, So that readers can’t see your ugly looking website,When you move to another Hosting. During my transfer I got this idea to write a post with full steps how readers can customize their site before going live by Installing WordPress On Temp Url.
Installing WordPress On Temp URL
Write down the Control Panel URL which you receive from your hosting company for example if your website is hosted on Hostgator then URL must be like https://gator1111.hostgator.com:2083.Now use this URL as http://gator0000.hostgator.com/~username/.just add your Cpanel username at the last as showing in URL
2.Now open Wpconfig.php and paste below code inside your wpconfig.
/**Add the following lines to your wp-config.php */
Download above code from here.
Do change above links from your before pasting in to your Wpconfig file,Click on save button.
3.Open phpMyAdmin, click on the database name, then click on the wp_options table ,From there click on Browse, and look for the ‘siteurl’ and ‘home’ variables.Change those to the correct address like http://gator1111.hostgator.com/~username.Open your blog using URL which you just saved in Wp-Config file.
Once your theme and other setting configured successfully,then change above setting as default.
Now you can easily install your WordPress blog On Temp URL,and configure your WordPress blog essentials setting before going live.
what about you? have you ever try to Installing WordPress On TempUrl during your migration to another host.Do share with us.