This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Portly Router


Portly Router is a plugin designed to be used with Portly
to access your local WordPress setup via a public URL.

The plugin alters all WordPress-generated URLs according to the server’s current hostname and handles reverse-proxy HTTPS connections. It essentially allows using a public domain without configuring VirtualHosts in Apache or altering the Site URL in the WordPress installation.


Portly Router is designed to be plug-and-play.

  1. Upload the plugin to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory in its own folder.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.

Contributors & Developers

“Portly Router” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.