Change WordPress Home and Site URL using MySQL

When you are frequently working with WordPress installations, it is common to be migrating servers from and to different providers or registars. Some customers also like to change the URL or maybe add https support to the current backup. To explain this a little better I want to describe a migration from an old URL to a new URL as shown: Old url: http://myoldurl.com/ New url: https://newweb.com/ You usually start restoring the data backup in a database and set the old WordPress files into the original structure from the last installation, but when you try to open the website (in this case https://newweb.

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