WordPress: Add or remove ‘www’ from your url

February 2, 2011 | In: htaccess, web development, Wordpress

In most cases we see that when we try to open any site then it add ‘www’ in the url or remove from the url. This can be manage by Htaccess in general sites on the server. Wordpres provides a good facility to manage this url setting.

1. Go Settings > General
2. Set WordPress address and Site address for your site.

3. Change according your requirement and save this setting.

You will see that your domain will redirect according your settings.

3 Responses to WordPress: Add or remove ‘www’ from your url


Ashish Kumar

June 10th, 2011 at 6:40 am

Thanks for sharing the informative post!!!


Αντικλείδι Αντικλείδι

January 25th, 2013 at 12:09 pm

Have you tried this ?
I am afraid that if i change the wordpress address (url), I will lose access to the wordpress administration page.
Best Regards



January 27th, 2013 at 3:52 am

@Αντικλείδι : No, you will not loss your password. so don’t worry and you can easily update the URL. Password will change in only case if you add new password in password text field.

Comment Form

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



Latest comments

    Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function split() in /home4/nos/public_html/naveenos.com/wp-content/themes/smoker/functions.php:72 Stack trace: #0 /home4/nos/public_html/naveenos.com/wp-content/themes/smoker/sidebar.php(11): mdv_recent_comments() #1 /home4/nos/public_html/naveenos.com/wp-content/themes/smoker/single.php(47): include('/home4/nos/publ...') #2 /home4/nos/public_html/naveenos.com/wp-includes/template-loader.php(74): include('/home4/nos/publ...') #3 /home4/nos/public_html/naveenos.com/wp-blog-header.php(19): require_once('/home4/nos/publ...') #4 /home4/nos/public_html/naveenos.com/index.php(17): require('/home4/nos/publ...') #5 {main} thrown in /home4/nos/public_html/naveenos.com/wp-content/themes/smoker/functions.php on line 72