Why your wordpress install returns 404

Several reasons can cause this: You dont have apache rewrite module installed.... run a2enmod rewrite and restart apache You dont have "AllowOverride All" in the apache config file. To fix: Find the appropriate section in the apache config (for example, in ubuntu, /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/000-default) Find the directory section where wordpress is installed (example: <Directory /var/www/wordpress> Ensure the line AllowOverride All … Continue reading Why your wordpress install returns 404

Script to backup WordPress from remote PC

Another auto-backup script 🙂 This time, I wanted to have a quick and easy way to login to my server from my windows laptop, compress and backup the wordpress blog content, as well as the wordpress mysql database, then copy everything back to my laptop. A one-click backup basically. Here's what I did. First up, … Continue reading Script to backup WordPress from remote PC