Monthly Archives: October 2017

PHP / MySQL Developers

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Error Establishing a Database Connection for WordPress site on GoDaddy Server

It all started, when Kosala and I transferred our client’s brand new WordPress site to his GoDaddy server account. We added the domain through ‘Deluxe Windows Hosting’ created a database with user id and passwords, and transferred all the WodrPress files to the domain.

We typed the url gleefully in our browser…and we were greeted with the common message “Error Establishing a Database Connection”