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Search & Replace is a useful plugin for finding and replacing strings in your WordPress database. The changes are obviously permanent so it’s important to backup your database before replacing anything. You can replace strings in your content, titles, excerpts, meta data, comment information, tags, categories, user IDs and more. The plugin shows the field that is being modified and the table that the field is in. There are a number of reasons you would need to use Search & Replace. For example, if one of your regular commenters changed their website URL and asked for their previous comments to […]