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How to Update WP-CLI

WP-CLI is a command line tool for interacting with and managing WordPress sites. In our previous article on How to Install WP-CLI we covered the process of installing WP-CLI onto a server. We did this in a way that the tool would be accessible by any user on the server. This prevents the need for […]

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Installing WordPress using WP-CLI

WordPress has a great GUI based installation process however some use cases call for CLI! Or maybe you just feel more at home in a terminal, either way this article will show you how to get your WordPress site setup with just a terminal, WP-CLI, and maybe a sprinkle of SSH. So first things first, […]

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How to Install WP-CLI

WP-CLI is a command line tool for interacting with and managing WordPress sites. WP-CLI is very similar in functionality to what Drush provides Drupal. If you are already familiar with using cli tools then this will be quick to pick up on. If not, then it may be a good time to start learning. In […]

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What are Common Commands to Update WordPress Using WP-CLI?

WP-CLI is a very handy set of commands. You can run anything that you would run in wp-admin on a WordPress site but from the command line. Useful commands which WP-CLI employs to keep WordPress core updated plugins including the default themes which come with WordPress. To run WP-CLI on Managed WordPress or Managed WooCommerce, […]

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Setup a Development Environment in Ubuntu

Often we want to edit our domain’s code, but on a production website, this can be dangerous. Making changes to the production site would not only allow all of the Internet to see unfinished changes but could also cause errors to display. As a workaround, we’ll create a testing domain or “dev” domain to work […]

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Rollback a Plugin or Theme Using WP-CLI

WP-CLI makes it very easy to rollback plugins and themes as well as update plugins and themes on sites all from command line. This is useful if you see your site is broken by a newer version of the theme or plugin. In this article, we’ll be running through some valuable commands for rolling back […]

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8 WP-CLI Commands to Clean Up and Optimize your Site

Want to clean up your WordPress site without having to add multiple plugins? By using WP-CLI, you can run many useful commands to helpfully clean up your database and elements related to your site. In this post, many of the most common tasks are covered: Purging Cache Regenerate Thumbnail Images Deleting Spam Comments Removing Temp […]

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Setup a Development Environment for CentOS using cPanel

Editing a website’s code is often needed to update a site, but doing this to the live website could create downtime and other unwanted effects. Instead, its ideal to create an environment especially for developing new ideas.  In this tutorial, we will explore creating a development site specifically for CentOS servers. As a warning, this […]

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Using WP-CLI With Your WordPress Optimized Template Site

Getting Started With our Optimized WordPress Templates Getting Started With WordPress Optimized Template How To Deploy A WordPress Optimized Template Server Adding Sites To Your WordPress Optimized Template Server How To Connect To Your WordPress Optimized Template Site Using SFTP Using WP-CLI With Your WordPress Optimized Template Site How To Restore WordPress Optimized Template Backups […]

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Delete Posts and Comments from Action Scheduler

The Action Scheduler is a background processing, queue job runner which is built into WooCommerce core. A number of plugins use the Action Scheduler, WooCommerce Subscriptions and WooCommerce Follow-Ups being two of the best known. WP-CLI makes it easy to delete posts and comments which have been created by the Action Scheduler in WooCommerce. There […]

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How To Bulk Delete Pending Payment Orders from Managed WooCommerce Hosting

There may be times when bulk deleting orders becomes necessary, such as orders which have been moved to the trash, or orders with the status of payment pending on a store. Deleting orders from wp-admin can be a slow, tedious process, even if you increase the number of orders that load at one time from […]

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How To Verify WordPress Checksums Using WP-CLI

If you do not keep site plugins updated along with WordPress core updated, then you run into the chance of your site being hacked or infected by Malware. If your site does get infected by malware, a way to easily find any of the non-standard WordPress core and plugin files is by using the verify […]