Updating to wordpress 2 8 manually
If I can help you in less than 15 minutes, then I’m happy to do so for free.
If the problem is more involved than that and requires me to login to your site and do the fix for you, then I charge /hour.
If you followed the instructions in my post “How do I move Word Press from a subdirectory to the root directory?
” and you encountered any issues, please read the following list of frequently encountered issues.
This should cause your .htaccess file to be updated correctly.
Finally, some people have inadvertently moved the file in their theme’s folder rather than the file in the subdirectory.
If you don’t see the require line above in your file, then you moved the wrong file.
Usually, I can solve these problems in less than 1/2 hour.
Please check: Which file did you move and where did you move it?
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Most people make a mistake and either don’t edit the require line and put their subdirectory name in it or make a mistake with the syntax and have an extra slash, no slash, an extra period, etc. Some people have put it in the root of the hosting account instead of in the domain root — which is the public_html folder on most hosts.