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    I just transferred a domain that had been running MT. During the transitional phase, my Host (BlueHost) had set me up with

    And so I went ahead and started setting up my WP Install.

    Now the Domain transfer is complete, and my WP blog is found at

    But when navigating, or for permalinks, etc. WP takes a visitor to http://www.addresses like

    Is this in any way insecure? I would like to have all pages be…

    I did change the URL and was locked out, had to go into myPHPAdm to fix it.

    I have found the steps to put my blog in its own director, and I understand that this is how to SAFELY change the URL.

    Is this what I need to do in order to have the address bar NOT SHOW my Server IP?

    Sorry for the long-winded question, but I am just getting the hang of the lingo. WP has already outshone MT, for me. But I want to keep learning as much as possible.


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