When moving a WP site, why does wp-admin redirect to old site?

Posted by Prem Tiwari | Updated on

If this is a single WordPress install, there are a couple database entries with your old domain. Specifically, siteurl and home within wp_options.

That said, if the dev URL is temporary, you can also set the following two constants in wp-config.php:

Provided that WordPress is installed in the root of your website.


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