Skip to main content
Keep Your Business Open During COVID-19Learn More
Call us
Phone numbers and hours
Request a Call

Avoid the wait. Make a request and we will call you back

Request a Call
Help Center

Explore our online help resources

BlogHelp

WordPress Help

Database find and replace

If you need to update your WordPress URL or have done so and are experiencing broken links or references to your old domain, you may need to do a search and replace on your database. You have two options when doing a find and replace in your database:

  • Call our support number and one of our experts can do it for you for a fee.
  • Do it yourself following the instructions in the tables below.

WordPress Premium Support

Our support experts can perform the following services for you for a fee:

  • Update up to 5 of the following for a WordPress site:
    • Domain
    • Database table prefixes
    • Replace other data
      • "Data" Example: Change company name from ABC to XYZ across all pages and posts

Do it yourself

Find and replace


To do it yourself, see Difficulty
Find and replace in WordPress with a plugin Basic
Find and replace for WordPress with a text editor Medium
Find and replace for WordPress with SSH Advanced

Remove database tables


To do it yourself, see Difficulty
Remove database tables Medium


More info