Running multiple sites with one installation and one central management. Also known as network and WPMU.

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How to run Two Wordpress blogs with different themes and with single database and same content

How do you run two Wordpress blogs with different themes using one database where the content remains the same in both sites? The issue that I am getting is at the Domain mapping in both blogs.
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Using $wpdb Class to Pull Recent Comments Across a Network

Been looking for a clean and simple way to produce comments from across a network using the $wpdb database class. I did find this answer, which has been protected, and is four years old. I wrapped ...
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3.9 breaks multisite

I just updated to 3.9 and all my sites are now the main (first) site on the network. If I go to a subsite admin page the url will say that I am on my subsite but I am actually on the admin for the ...
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How to create network-wide taxonomy terms on multisite?

I am trying see if it's possible to create shared network-wide taxonomy terms. Specifically, I want to create a few custom taxonomies for Users (a network-wide resource) and I want them to all share ...
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how to enable plugin menu on subsite of wordpress MU [on hold]

My problem is I already have one MU site and I want to give my user access to enable or disable there network enable plugin. Like the default appearance menu. Please guide me
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Trying to create site-wide Active Directory sync with Multisite

we have a multisite server running, and we've got the Active Directory Integration plugin running. It works great individually, but each time I create a new site I have to manually activate plugin and ...
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What is the best way to load the WP environment in a subdomain of my multisite Wordpress install?

I have a subfolder install of WP multisite, let's say at "domain.com". I now need to load the WP environment in subdomains of domain.com, say "sub1.domain.com", "sub2.domain.com", ... ...
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assign default pages to newly craeted site in wordpress multisite

I have created new multisite and it runs successfully. I want to crate 3-4 pages from super admin and assign these pages to my already created sites and when new site create than I want to assign ...
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One login for 2 websites on different platforms

I have 2 websites, 1 in core PHP where users are already logged in. I have a tab which name is 'post'. When the user click on 'post', it link to website 2 which is wordpress site. I want a user ...
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Change Default User Role for new signups on Multisite

I'm using WP 3.8.2 for Multi-Site. Is there a plugin that can change the default role of new user singups? I want all new signups to be "editors". Is this possible, I found this old plugin, but it is ...
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Category page doesn't use category.php, instead it redirects to homepage

I am currently modifying a theme. This theme doesn't had a category.php I needed a custom category page. So, I made one. It works on my local server, but when I uploaded it to a real server, this page ...
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Make different sites on multisite reference same script

I'm using multisite and want all my scripts to point to the same URL so they are optimized as well as they can be. Currently I have: http://www.site.com/news/wp-content/themes/js/bxslider.js ...
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Multiple domain names under one Wordpress Installation

This is what I'd like to accomplish, hopefully under one WP install: I would like to use one WP install for my main domain + three subdomains, where subdomains need to be somehow "masked" / add-ons of ...
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Wordpress 3.8.1 Multisite blog slug problem

Just installed Wordpress 3.8.1 multisite but can't remove the /blog/ slug. I've tried all suggestions for older versions of Wordpress (including the solutions to the question posted on this site 6 ...
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How can I disable/hide certain themes in multisite?

How can I disable/hide certain themes in multisite? I only want certain themes to be used for now.
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Get File with WP Multisite Problem

I have a problem with Multisite, as we all know multisite with sub directories looks like this "www.example.com/site1" etc. I am using a custom script linked with foobox that when someone clicks on ...
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Wordpress switch_to_blog

I'm using Wordpress switch_to_blog on a subdomain in a multisite network. I've been able to switch_to_blog and echo the URLs of a post within a category on the main site, however these just link back ...
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Automatically Share Posts Across Wordpress Multisite

I've read through variations of this question, and seen a few plugin suggestions, but haven't been able to get anything to work. Basically I have a multisite network set up and working. The set up ...
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While using WordPress Multisite is it possible to display data to main site from subsites?

I am using WordPress Multisite: Main site --sub site --sub site What i need to anything publish to sub sites will auto publish on the Main site Regards
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Can I set up Wordpress Multisite where one of the subdomains has ssl?

I would like to install wordpress multisite on a live server and have one of the sub-domains be https. The main site is not https and neither are the other sub-domains. Is that possible? Thanks!
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Using separate Apache log files for multisite

A while back I left Blogger and downloaded my blogs to my system. I hosted them there with each individual blog as a VirtualHost for a while. Later, I imported them into WordPress and am hosting them ...
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give editor permission to create user in multisite [on hold]

I require an editor role in my Multi site to have permit to create users excluding some roles (super admin and admin).
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Issue with Custom Roles in Multisite

So I've been going through hell with Custom Roles. I will try to be as descriptive as possible, to highlight my issue. Before anyone mentions it - I would like to avoid using a plugin, since that, to ...
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How do you disable account activation in WPMU and then log the user in right away?

Is there a way to disable account activation for WPMU then log the user in and redirect them to another page? I am running on WPMU with BuddyPress.
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Get Permalink of Network Blog Post

I am trying to write a function that will allow me to specify a post ID and a blog ID, and then have it return the permalink and title of the blog post. I need this to be efficient because the ...
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3 blogs on one site with the same header menu?

Person X has default SITE with an integral blog. Person X also has SITE 2 with Blog 2 and also SITE 3 with Blog 3. Is it possible to have on the DEFAULT SITE HEADER MENU something like this: HOME ...
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How can I display all Multisite blogs where this user is administrator?

Given the user ID, how can I display all the blogs where this user is administrator? I tried: <?php $user_id = 2; $user_blogs = get_blogs_of_user( $user_id ); echo '<ul>'; foreach ...
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How to store custom user data on the database?

I'm developing a WP multi-site network which have a goal of 10,000 sub blogs. The site needs to store custom data related to the user. There are additional 20 fields of data for each user. What is the ...
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Sample Theme Options page for Multisite - what to consider

I used Theme Options page from the Tutorial of Ian Stewart in some of my WP site, and it works just fine. What I did externally was this (closest English Tuts). All those sites were single sites. But ...
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Temp URL Redirect Loop

I am attempting to set up my site using a temp URL (IP/~username/domain) through hostgator, but I am running into some issues. I have gone into the database and replaced all instances of my old domain ...
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Updated to version 3.8 and Admin pages are very slow. How to diagnose problem?

I manage a large multi site Wordpress installation with about 300 hundred users and blogs. The server is blocked from making internet requests, so I have defined a proxy service in wp-config.php ( ...
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How to get correct URLs in network wide menu (Multisite)?

I'm using this function to switch to my main website's navigation and display it on all sub sites in my multisite network. Ideally the links should have the following format: ...
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Wordpress multisite with same content

Trying to accomplish the following. Any help / advice is greatly appreciated. 1) I have multiple domain names (e.g., site1.com, site2.com, site3.com). 2) I need each domain to display the same ...
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Is it possible to set up multistore in Woocommerce?

Is it possible to have multistore in WooCommerce? I want to divide my WooCommerce store into 3 distinct stores with the toys showing up in 3 different collection names called: remote cars, ...
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WordPress Multisite with multiple domains using Nginx

I'm growing grey hair here. I've tried so many things and yet I can't get a grasp on how to set this up. Found tons of guides but no one goes through all aspects, which are: A single WP Multisite ...
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Are nested subdomains possible with a subdomain multisite?

I currently have a multisite using sub domains setup, which works well so far: example.com (main site) site1.example.com site2.example.com site3.example.com The question now is whether it's ...
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Redirecting non www to www ONLY for domain, subdomain without www

How to set htaccess to such examples in a Wordpress Multisite: domain.com - redirect to - www.domain.com sudomain.domain.com - no redirect I have a Error 310 (net::ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS) when my ...
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What is with the one month time limit for sub directory installs for multisite network?

http://codex.wordpress.org/Before_You_Create_A_Network If you scroll down to the bottom you see: You cannot choose Sub-directory Install (for a path-based network) if your existing WordPress ...
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Uploading/Deploying a Multi Site Install

So I was looking to create a multi site for a clients since the goal is to have the same branded theme on several sub domains to deal with different countries (e.g. mysite.com, usa.mysite.com, ...
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Memory needed to host 200 wordpress sites?

I'm planning to use Multisite to host 200 different wordpress blog with each having their own unique subdomain. I notice each time I create a virtual host for each subdomain it'll use roughly 50mb ...
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Removing Mutlisite lines stop DB connection

I'm trying to revert my mutlisite to a single site and following a guide it recommends removing the following /*define( 'MULTISITE', true );*/ define( 'MULTISITE', false ); define( ...
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All links to images are broken in a subdomain multi site environment

I've just installed a fresh copy of Wordpress 3.8.1, and then enabled the network feature using sub-domains. In cPanel, I have the wildcard sub-domain pointing to the Wordpress folder, and Wordpress ...
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How do I move a subdirectory blog site from one wordpress multisite to another wordpress multisite

I have one WordPress multisite instance setup with subdirectories. I have a production environment of a WordPress Multisite setup exactly the same. I need to export only one site from the test ...
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WordPress Multisite — Have same navigation, sidebar and footer across all sites.

I've been looking around for a while now and still can't find a solution so am asking here. I have a site where anyone can sign up and create their own blog as a subdirectory of the main website. ...
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Error uploading files bigger than 58 MB

For uploading files bigger than 58meg I get HTTP error. or IO error when using media uploader or 500 Internal Server Error when using browser uploader in WordPress v3.5.1 Multisite . It seems to get ...
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Upload path/URL weirdness for the main blog of a multisite/network setup

We have a WP network (with domain mapping) that was started pre WP 3.5, so it was using ms-files.php and wp-content/blogs.dir/ to store media files. I wanted to remove ms-files.php dependency and ...
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Acivate all themes multisite wide automatically

I have a multi-site running locally. And it annoys me that I have to activate themes individually until I can use them on the sites. I am super admin, what is the reason WordPress handles plugins ...
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Wordpress stuck in deleting user

We’ve run into an issue with our WP Multisite where we cannot delete user accounts. The URL i keep getting is: http://example.com/wp-admin/network/users.php?action=dodelete It should look something ...
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what's the best way to move an entire multisite to new domain

I think as first move all files to new hosting and import DB to new hosting..then have a programme which is called Find and Replace After running this script from root like ...
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WordPress Multisite Multiple child theme

I have a mulisite setup and I am using one theme for multiple sites in it and each site have a custom layout and design. So for that I need to create a child-theme. But I don't know how to create ...