WordPress will throw a 404 not found error, with either a .html or .htm extension for permalink pages if a file of the same name can be found within the web root directory. So, for instance: * If you create a new wordpress page called ‘contact’, and * You create an HTML page called ‘contact.html’ within the root directory, then You will run into this 404 not found error when [...]
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I wanted a simple way to push WordPress to Heroku.  It doesn’t get much simpler than this https://github.com/mhoofman/wordpress-heroku In regards to using your own custom domain name, the tutorial recommends using A records with a set of defined IP addresses.  Instead, I think the better approach is to use a CNAME record pointing to your Heroku App’s location.  You can find Heroku’s recommendation here: https://devcenter.heroku.com/articles/custom-domains#custom-subdomains Additionally, the tutorial doesn’t mention [...]
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