A WordPress “No No”

by wordpress expert seth on August 9, 2010

I only have time for a quick post because I had to spend a bunch of time re-doing my entire blog. As a WordPress expert, I feel like I should have know better, but as I was doing some research this weekend, I cam across the domain statement from WordPress. It pretty succinctly stated that you cannot use WordPress in your domain name but you are more than welcome to use it in a sub-domain. So with a quick trip to godaddy.com and hitting up my control panel, wordpress.wp-expert-nyc.com is now up and running. A quick 301 redirect and we’re back in biz.

PS: the Thesis WordPress theme made it really easy to move the design. It has a great export feature and in conjunction with the WordPress export and import ability, the transfer was really easy.


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wordpress expert seth August 25, 2010 at 6:02 pm

Now that I’ve seen the WordPress notice, it kind of irks me that I see all kinds of people not playing by the rules. At the same time, I’ve been working with WordPress for years and didn’t know….but once I started a site with WordPress in the domain, I did take a moment to do some research. That’s what makes me a wordpress expert for hire

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