Is my URL correct?

Asked by:
soundstreet / 8 Points
2013-03-09 2:04 am EST
From my Wordpress installation confirmation email:

A new installation of WordPress 3.5.1 has been completed. The details of the installation are shown below:
Admin URL :

Does "/dir" at the end of the URL just indicate the directory where the files are installed or is it saying that is the website address? I don't want the URL which people use to access the site to include "/dir". Do I need to edit this in the Wordpress dashboard?

To ask this user for more information, please first login.

To submit an answer, please login.



10,772 Points
2013-03-09 9:24 am EST
Hello soundstreet,

Thank you for your question. The /dir at the end of the domain name is the directory you installed wordpress in, and the web address. To install on the root of a domain ( using Softaculous, leave the "In Directory" option blank.

You can also move Wordpress directly to the public_html folder.

If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below, or contact live Tech Support.

They are available 24/7 via:
Phone: 877-595-4482 x2
Chat (there is a link on the top right).

Thank you,


To submit a comment on this answer, please first login.

Want to share this Question?

Related Articles

It looks like there are no related articles.
Would you like to ask a question about this page? If so, click the button below!

Help Center Search

Current Customers

Email: Ticket: Submit a Support Ticket
Call: 877-595-4HUB (4482)
757-416-6627 (Intl.)
Chat: Click To Chat Now

Ask the Community

Get help with your questions from our community of like-minded hosting users and Web Hosting Hub Staff.

Not a Customer?

Get web hosting from a company that is here to help.