Remove /blog from permalink on root site in subfolder install

Well, you’re not going to believe this, but I fixed it. I took a look at wp-config, and found two things — first, the domain was listed without the www prefix (leftover from dev) so I added that. Then, found that my base was listed as ‘/’, so I changed that to ‘/blog’ and FTP’ed/overwrote my existing wp-config.

Then I went into admin and changed my permalinks and they’re now working, and don’t display /blog/ in the URL, even though I’ve removed the plugins that supposedly remove the slug.

So I’m totally mystified as to why, but it works so I’m happy.


Posted on January 3, 2011, in Web Dev. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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