I already posted this with a different subject line, but I don't think it was a good one (didn't get responses) so I'll try again.
A WordPress plugin I use only works if the index page's filename is part of the URL.
So, when someone enters my blog's URL as:
I need it to resolve to:
DreamHost support tells me that I need to do this through an .htaccess modification, but beyond that they aren't able to help.
I have modified .htaccess before and generally know how to edit it, but I need someone to tell me explicitly what I need to add. This is not my area of expertise. I've searched the Web for the solution, but to be honest I get lost when I read through all the possibilties. If someone can tell me just what I need to add or change, though, I can do it.
Can you help?