While migrating your WordPress site or syncing the production database with staging you need to change the domain URL from the database. Instead of crawling within the WP databases, I will show you how to change WP domain URL through
WP-CLI which is a more effective way with a simple command.
- WordPress site
To change the domain URL through
WP-CLI run the following command:
wp search-replace https://old-url.com https://new-url.com --all-tables;
The command will search for the
old-url through the all database tables and replace it with the
new-url domain. To see the changes immediately flush the WP cache with:
wp cache flush;
Now open your browser and navigate to your new domain URL.
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