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

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making a few sites in wordpress

I have just started to build in Wordpress, and my question is how can I build a few website in WP? After I purchase domains, do I need to install the program every time I want to create a new site?
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how to make a wplang for network fill automatically

I made a new network in my website its default language was ar when I add a new website it does not fill it WPLANG automatically, I made it manually but how to make it fill automatically.
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Create site programmatically for WPMU

My customer has a site, which has WP blog + vBulletin forum. Now he wants to allow vb users to have their own blog, by modifying current WP blog to WPMU network. So I want to create a button, which ...
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WordPress Multisite: Automatically run importer upon creating new site

Is it possible to automatically run the WP Importer when creating a new site in WordPress Multisite? I think this would need to be a function that runs when wpmu_new_blog is called but can't find ...
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Getting recent posts from all blogs on mother blog - multisite

I want to get the recent comments on all posts in a multisite network, and I want to display these ceomments in a sidebar on the multisites "mother" blog. To complicate: All blogs are forced to post ...
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How to use same email for multiple users

I have a very big multisite. And I got a request to enable option that multiple users can use the same email. I found a plugin "Allow Multiple Accounts" which doesn't work properly. I should figure ...
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Subsite theme mystery man replacement with Buddypress on main site [closed]

I have a multi-site install with buddypress on the main site. In the buddypress theme I've been able to override the default 'mystery-man' avatar using my custom buddypress theme. I simply have an ...
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Using Multisite with a CDN?

I'm running Wordpress Multisite hosted with Bluehost, and only have 5 low volume sites. My site load time has been awful recently, so I've used Lazy Load, DB optimization, Smush.it, and Quick Cache to ...
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How do I park secure.primary.com on top of the multisite ID:1 domain: www.primary.com (primary multisite domain)

We have a multisite setup, the primary domain needs to have www.primary.net, and secure.primary.net mapped in wordpress so the primary site's content loads on both. The problem we are facing is ...
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why there is a large file named core in wpmu's directory?

why the file named core is here? can i delete it? ls -lh total 37M -rw-rw-r-- 1 hugemeow pg 16 2012-03-04 04:22 a.php -rw------- 1 hugemeow pg 30M 2012-10-16 10:41 core // this is the large ...
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Multisite setup on IIS with subdomains

I have Wordpress 3.4.2 set up on a Windows 2008 R2 server with IIS 7.5. I enabled multisite using subdomains and set up one additional site, call it child.example.com. I can browse to the main site at ...
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wordpress multisite domain mapping redirects to original subdomain

This week I installed Wordpress 3.4.2 (Linux Centos + Apache2) and configured the network option using subdomains. Then I installed the MU Domain Mapping plugin, so I would be able to use it with ...
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Users are being redirected to main site when trying to register on subsite of my Multisite network

I want to allow my clients on my network to have visitors register on their site. Currently, there is no link or button to allow visitors to access the signup page. This looks like default ...
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Multisite - Retrieve the same theme option from all sites of the network

I'm running multisite with each subsite using the same custom theme. I'm using NHP Options for logo upload and contact page info changes in that theme. I'd like to add a site list page to the main ...
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why i cannot see some plugins while they are enabled on network admin page?

i am using WPMU 3.3.1, i have some plugins enabled but why i cannot see them in some wordpress panel, it is confusing, but these plugins may take effect to these blogs, it is really strange to take ...
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Get latest blog post from another multisite blog

I have a site at the main domain and then a blog at blog.domain.com. Any way to retrieve the latest post from the blog.domain.com and echo it out on the top of my home.php file? Not really sure where ...
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How does WordPress determine which multisite the user is on from the URL?

What is the file and line where WordPress determines which multi-site the user is on from the URL? I've been looking through the code all afternoon and can't figure out where it turns ...
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ReWriteRules and WordPress Multi-Sites with Sub Directories

I'm having a diffucult time getting the ReWriteRules and URL structures setup for a Wordpress 3.4.2 (latest version as of this post) blog with multi-site enabled. www.ourdomain.com/ is the homepage ...
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How to set up Wordpress Multisite on multiple domains without plugin?

How to set up Wordpress Multisite, sub-folder setup, on multiple domains without plugin? For expample if I have two domains www.domain-one.com and second www.domain-two.com, i would like to have ...
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Querying post from a multisite network

I am working on a multisite blog network where I have to display recent post on my home page, 10 post per page navigation. I did implement it using wpdb object with one complex sql statement. I got ...
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WordPress (+WPMU) Import/Export ALL settings?

As we all know WordPress does not import Widgets when you import content with [Tools > Import] and I'm wondering what kind of script could do that? Database has more than just 1 single information ...
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Is there a full explanation on how to share a database with two Wordpress sites on same server?

I have read that you can have two wordpress database tables (using different table prefixes) to share the same database. I understand the concept but does any know of or can anyone provide an outline ...
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Broken image multisite

I've two wp sites (multisite) with the following config: 1# (Main site) Home: http:// www.mysite.com Upload Path: wp-content/uploads Fileupload Url: http:// ...
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subdomain mulitsite on localhost in a subfolder

I have a sudomain-based WPMU installation locally with xampp. My vhosts lists domains like follows: 127.0.0.1 mainDomain.com 127.0.0.1 siteA.mainDomain.com 127.0.0.1 siteB.mainDomain.com 127.0.0.1 ...
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How to Structure Wordpress for an Organization and its Departments?

I want to make a wordpress site for an organization (main) that has many departments. The requirements are There is only one website ( or maybe same theme for the main site and its department site) ...
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How to give “author” user role appropriate capabilities to add PollDaddy polls? WordPress multisite

At the moment, users with role "Author" can only view but not add or edit polls. "Editor" and "Administrator" (site administrator) can add and edit polls however. This is despite the fact that I ...
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wp_update_nav_menu_item not saving in multisite API

I'm creating a script that automates build a wordpress site from another CMS. I've been able to change every setting: themes, options, subdomain, site title, etc. But what is eluding me is being able ...
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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 ...