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creating an archive/snapshot of a wordpress site -- how?

Your third option is definitely the way to go - leave all the bloat behind and go static. I recommend Jekyll for managing the static site since it has the largest number of users, which makes finding ...
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apache virtual hosts on LAN

Your attempting to access the site using a IP address when your virtual host file is setup to use a domain name, not an IP address... so it'll throw up the default folder, in this case /var/www/html/. ...
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Wordpress posts/pages stuck in "draft" mode with no "publish" option

Issues with the publish button normally occur when there is an issue with a plugin or theme you are using. You will need to: Disable all plugins and see if the publish button appears. If so, ...
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Why does subdomain.localhost work on Ubuntu but not on Debian? (without hosts entry)

Ubuntu is running the service systemd-resolved that maps localhost subdomains to your local IP address. If you query the DNS using dig you will see that it gets the local IP address (127.0.0.1) from a ...
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When setting up LAMP for testing at a local machine, how do I make sure it's not remote accessible?

I recommend setting up a Virtual Machine (VirtualBox or VMWare) with LAMP set up within that. You can use ssh to interact with, send, or retrieve files in/out of the Virtual Machine or you can use a ...
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How can I allow robots access to my sitemap, but prevent casual users from accessing it?

This topic is over 9 years old, but maybe it helps someone right now. Google itself wrote the following about verifying GoogleBot and other Google crawlers in their Google Search Central Documentation:...
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How to get document root set to user's public_html under LAMP cPanel?

I found the answer and it had to do with the IP address that I was using for the DNS. I received two IP addresses with my hosting account. A primary IP address and a secondary one. I'd assigned the ...
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Why do empty .well-known directory keep appearing?

The .well-known directory is the new place where URL paths should be created when such paths are expected to be on many (or even all) websites. Traditionally, such URLs have been created in the root ...
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Need help reviewing an Apache error log on a home webserver

On the first line, you have the following: /usr/sbin/sendmail: not found You either don't have sendmail installed, or Apache doesn't have permissions to read it.
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creating an archive/snapshot of a wordpress site -- how?

You can use this (usually) to make an HTML copy of the site that does not have dynamic content (or backend, admin, etc.). Then just upload the HTML to the directory of your choice and configure it to ...
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How to get document root set to user's public_html under LAMP cPanel?

Www is usually a symbolic link (ie. an alias) of public_html. If you retrieve the file from your public_html directory in cPanel, you'll notice that it should be the same that you dropped in to the ...
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How can I check which of my server's ports are open using only CPanel?

SSH runs on port 22 by default on cPanel & WHM servers, however the port number is often changed to prevent brute force attempts. You'll need to contact your web hosting provider to see which port ...
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