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

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Trying to output a “Most visited blogs” list in wordpress multisite

Does anyone know how to get a "most visited" list out of Wordpress Multisite? I got alot of bloggers and have been looking for a way to output a top 10/20 list of most visited blogs, but cant find ...
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How to customize the wp-signup.php for a multisite network?

I googled about customizing wp-signup.php but found no luck. Here's what I need: User will register. During registration process, user will pay first (like paypal or credit card). Create subdomain ...
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Wordpress language switcher

Is there an easy way I can switch between languages (perhaps with some flag icons) on a single Wordpress site? Can this be done with 2 content editors on the same page, or will I have to resort to a ...
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Is there a way to define wp_blogs domains in wp-config?

In my multisite setup I have multiple environments that I want to share the same database, but use different domains. server1.example.com server2.example.com example.com ... each of those would ...
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Add Wordpress MU Network Admin via Database

I am working on getting a copy of a WordPress MU network up and running on my local machine for development purposes (using WordPress 3.2.1 at the moment). I need access to the network administration ...
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Asian language multisite IDN subdomain

Using an IDN internationalized domain name in Thai appears to work fine. However when using WP Multisite Subdomain network and trying to ADD SITE as a SUBDOMAIN - it is not accepting the Thai ...
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Set default avatar network-wide

I've seen plugins and snippets on how to set a new default avatar for a site. I'm wondering if this can be done network-wide, such that every new site on the network will have the network's avatar as ...
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Pulling sub-site content into specific pages

I'm working on a school website. The design calls for a collection of largely static pages, but for each class to have a blog which will be updated every few days. I know nothing about WordPress or ...
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turning off multi site mode makes XMLRPC fail : you are not allowed to publish posts on this site"

I am encountering an annoying problem with XMLRPC in wordpress. The following error is thrown: "Sorry, you are not allowed to publish posts on this site" Here is a snippet to test : /*Credentials ...
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Partially translated dashboard in one of network's site

I have multisite WordPress installation with default language for all new sites set to English. For one of my sites I wanted to add support for different (Polish) language. I copied all Polish *.mo ...
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Start with multi-site feature now or later?

I have a single installation of Wordpress in my web host and would like it to manage 2 domains or websites. One is for the domain and the other is for its subdomain/s. dummy example: www.swimming.com ...
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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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Lock one of WP Network sites for not registered users

I have a blog network (Multisite), with domain mapping plugin installed, and some of my sites are under development, so I want to lock them from not registered users. I tested a few plugins designed ...
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Custom port problem with local MU installation

Situation I've just setup a new installation of WordPress (running on XAMPP/Win7). As I had a port conflict on :80/:443, I switched to :187/4430. Error When I'm now trying to access ...
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how to enable different number of revisions for different blogs when using WPMU?

for example i would like blog1 to have at most 3 revisions for each post but i want blog2 can have at most 10 revisions since this blog may have more than one editors that i want to enable this blog ...
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Theoretical Multi-Server WordPress Setup with Shared Users

The organization I work for would benefit if we could take the existing WordPress installations that are located on several (~5) different servers and be able to use a universal database with the ...
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WP Multisite: Adding pages on blog creation by default

I’d like to have a page added by default when a new site is created with WP Multisite. So I have my function that creates two pages: function my_default_pages() { $default_pages = ...
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Query posts from different categories in multisite

In my planed multisite installation, I want the members to be able to post in one of two different categories. Members in A can post in 1. Members from B can post in 2. All members can comment ...
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How do I know if a user has a blog in Wordpress Multisite?

I have a Wordpress Multisite installation with Buddypress. I would want to restrict people from creating another blog so that they have only one blog. How do I achieve this?
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One blog inside another

I have a question about having two blogs at the same host simultaneously. Here is my scenario: The first blog is hosted in the root directory http://mathosproject.com/, and the second is hosted in a ...
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Inherit plugin settings to new site in Multisite

I use the Breadcrumb NavXT plugin for a WP Multisite. I activated the plugin for all sites so I can use it throughout my network. My problem is that every time I add a new site I have to change the ...
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How can I fix a Virtual Multiblog install that has no errors, but won't show all my sites?

I've been using Stephen Rider's Virtual Multiblog system for WordPress for a while now, and recently, I decided to add one more blog to my existing batch of three. The difference was, while all my ...
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Multisite - Protect categories from deletion?

UPDATE: For anyone following this thread, the plugin solution does work, but seems to have a problem on my multisite format. I have now tested on 3 individual installs and on 3 multisites. On the ...
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Change Default Wordpress MU Blog

I have a wordpress multisite installation and a default blog under / (let's call this blogZ). I want to create e new blog called blogX and set it as the default one. The blogZ should appear under ...
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How to map a specific multi-site blog to a folder?

I have a multi-site set up in a sub folder called sites, like: domain/sites/blog1 domain/sites/blog2 I would like a specific blog called mag to be accessible at domain/mag without revealing the ...
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How to Limit Bandwidth for Multisite?

I know this has been discussed all over the net throughout the years, but I can't find a recent article. Is there any way to limit bandwidth on a per-site basis for multi-site? I'd like to limit data ...
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wordpress multisite permalink structure: mostly subdomains but not all

I've got a Wordpress multi-site install with three (related) sites, and it works great. Previously, each site had its own totally unique domain name which I was managing with the WordPress MU Domain ...
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Wordpress Network site edit missing user list?

[domain]/wp-admin/network/site-users.php?id=2 shows no users listed but there are definitely users in the blog. Where/How can I fix this?
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How do I list multisite users for the current site only

I'm looking for a way of selecting the users for one site within a multisite set up. Can anyone tell me how to do this please? This is what I have at the moment: $user_search = ...
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Pull posts from another wordpress install on same server

I've searched already and couldn't find anything tailored to my specific problem, apologies if it has already been asked though. I have a public Wordpress install and a members only one on a ...
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Importing Multiple DB to one MU database

I have three databases associated with three different WP sites. I set up one MU site, with one database. How should I import each of the three databases?
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Multisite, with virtual root

I have a multisite network with define('DOMAIN_CURRENT_SITE', 'fruit.shop.com'); So that the "Network Admin" is on fruit.shop.com, but still be able to add sub-domains from the 2nd level domain. ...
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Allow user to select a theme to install when they signup

Is it possible to allow a user to select which theme they would like installed from the new site signup page? And once the site is created, it obviously installs whichever theme they chose. I found ...
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Multisite, sharing content by URL

I have a network of two sites, A.example.com and B.example.com. I'd like it so that if I create a page on A with a permalink of /Widgets I can access it on B using the same relative permalink but ...
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How to display update message only to admin

How can I show the update message only to super admin in the network wordpress ? I don't want the other admins/users see the update message that shows the current version. Is there any plugin to do ...
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Pretty Link Lite Plugin on WP Multisite

I have a subdirectory install of the WP multiste and I'm trying to use the Pretty Link Lite Plugin to create shortlinks. I'm also using the MU domain mapping plugin to map each subdirectory site to a ...
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Multisite on Windows with wildcard subdomains

I want to create a local network on a Windows machine using subdomains. I do not want to edit the hosts file for each new subdomain. But Windows does not support wildcard subdomains, and the Codex ...
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How to delete post revisions?

I haven't set a limit to the number of revisions, which makes some of my post have more than 20 revisions, so how to delete these revisions? By the way, I am using WPMU and have many blogs, so how to ...
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Unable to login to new custom domain on multisite?

Background I setup WordPress Multisite a while ago. I added one on a custom domain, and more on subdomains of the main site. Since then I've added more on subdomains, and so far everything has worked ...
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Multisite, turn off “create new site”

If someone enters the wrong URL to my wordpress multisite, they get the option to create another site in the network. Why does this happen, and how do I turn it off?
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What is wrong with using add_option with Multisite instead of add_blog_option in a plugin

I'm working on a new plugin but it's my first to save which will save an option to the database. Currently I'm using add_option and I assumed that - activation would fail or - the wrong value would ...
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Two installs conflicting - Pages redirecting

I have two installs of wordpress on my server. Site 1. mysite.com Site 2. mysite.com/othersite The first wordpress install is located in mysite.com/wordpress, but is viewable at mysite.com, and the ...
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Multisite missing tmp folder error while uploading

I have a multisite setup on a server that requires me to upload to a stage server then send a "publishnow.txt" file over to send everything to the production server. This is a state agency hence the ...
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Opinions whether to go multisite VS 3 separate WP installation

I've been reading a lot of questions here regarding about multiple blogs/sites in one Wordpress installation and I've added some of them to my favorites. But I still have the urge/nerve to post this ...
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Multisite custom post type's single page 404

I have two sites in my multisite setup - domain.tld (site A) and domain.tld/lifestyle (site B). This is my first multisite attempt. I've made a widget that creates a custom post type "latest-news" ...
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How to Display Network Post Count?

Is it possible to display the total post count for all blogs in a Network? get_blog_count and get_user_count do so for blogs and users, but I can't find any methods to do so for post count.
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WordPress MultiSite Active Directory integration and site privacy

Here's the overview of the setup: I have a multisite installation of WordPress 3.4.2. I've installed the Active Directory Authentication Integration plugin ...
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Upload images from one site to another in Multisite

My multisite setup has one sort-of-admin site, where users can insert/edit posts and specify on which site they want 'em published. This is a contract requirement and cannot be changed. EDIT: Check ...
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Multiple multisite instances connecting to the same database

I like the idea of making developers connect their copies to the same database and just set WP_HOME and WP_SITEURL to configure the domain name as they like it. In this model, we don't need to keep ...
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Wildcard subdomain for the same site

Is there any way to make all requests to any subdomain load the same Wordpress website e.g. user1.example.com, user2.example.com and user3.example.com all load the same website, but with the links ...