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

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Custom Post Type, WP_Query and 'orderby'

I do have a custom post type with the following setup: $supports = array( 'title' , 'editor' , 'thumbnail' , 'revisions' , 'page-attributes' ); $args = array( 'hierarchical' ...
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Auto creation of multisite blog on user registration

I'm looking for a way to have users register on a multisite setup and have a blog automatically created for them... no, not the way the standard ms registration system handles it. I want to get rid of ...
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Multiple homes for multiple languages [closed]

I want to have multiples homes, for use multiples languages. For do for example: if($_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'] == 'en.bz6.org') defime('WPLANG', 'en'); else efime('WPLANG', 'es');
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Multisite multidomain

I have a wordpress multisite. I'm using a single domain, but I want to use multiples domains. I want to allow the user choose a domain for his subdomain. I was searching, but i don't found nothing ...
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Wordpress Multisite Sites show in Dropdown but not in Sites menu

So, I've been having some issues getting a Wordpress Multisite network going. I think I'm finally on the right track, having made changes to the primary database for all the different sites according ...
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Wordpress Super Admin menu not enabled

Hi I am trying to create a social network using buddypress.I found a book that has detail instructions on how to create a number of wordpress sites : wordpress blueprints Just to be clear I have ...
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Default category link for a custom category is a broken link

I'm developing a Multisute plugin that is supposed to setup sites using a specific template, including setting up several static pages and menu items, as well as a "Blog" category for blog posts. The ...
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Plugin for custom posts and fields

I need a plugin to do the following: Add custom posttypes such as "Books" or "Cars" Add custom fields such as "Url", "Label", "Number of wheels", "Name of passenger" or "Age of passenger" There ...
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Debugging unserialize errors

NOTICE: wp-includes/functions.php:232 - unserialize() I get this error of varying lengths on the admin pages of several of the sub-blogs of my multisite instance. It doesn't happen on all the blogs, ...
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Switch to blog and get content from that blog

Anyone thinks this should not work? I can't make it work for some reason. add_action( 'wp_head', function() { switch_to_blog( $blog_id ); wp_query( 'p=' . $post_id ); }); The point is that ...
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Do Wordpress plugins suport multisite site?

I will build several community sites that somehow similar structure. I will use buddypress. I am new to Wordpress I have used Drupal before. Currently buddypress 1.6.1 version states that it works ...
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WPML tables not deleted when removing multisite subsite, need help clearing up my sql-file!

I´m building a WP Multisite for a client that wants a multilingual site. Before choosing WP Multisite, I bought and tried out WPML. However that plugin didn't fit for the job so I deleted it and got a ...
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How to hide admin account in BuddyPress? (for security reasons)

I have been working with WordPress for the past 3-4 years, but I am new to BuddyPress. I would like to hide the admin account completely from BuddyPress for security reasons. For example with a ...
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WordPress Multisite Question

I want to add a subdomain to all my WordPress sites in a WP MU. For example, I have: example.com. When adding a new site to be: demo.example.com/newsite1 I don't want to create a new user or ...
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Move wp-content htacess

I notice that when I rename the wp-content and plugins folders http://codex.wordpress.org/Editing_wp-config.php#Moving_wp-content my multisite network htacess still references wp-content: see this ...
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How to work on a live WPMS blog when domain is unresolved? [closed]

How does everyone work on a live blog in WPMS when the domain name still points to a different server/IP? I need to configure the site before the domain Name Server settings are changed to the new ...
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Wordpress Subdomain MultiSite on localhost XAMPP on :8080 with IIS taking port 80

I currently have Windows 7 , 64 bit on which I am running an IIS on localhost:80 and I installed XAMPP on localhost:8080. I have 15 individual wordpress sites but now i need a subdomain multisite ...
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Clone a wordpress website with same functionality, but different content

I have got a Wordpress website and I would like to create a new one with exactly the same functions, themes/templates (apart from the color), plugins, etc. An exact clone of the current one, but with ...
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Cannot use Network Admin (Dashboard) on Multi-site after 301 www redirect

I have recently added the 301 redirect non-WWW to WWW on .htaccess for my current running blog multisite (Wordpress blog resides under "mysite.com/home/" directory), they seem to work fine after all ...
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Problem uploading images

Multisite 3.4.1 wordpress I redirected wp-admin with htaccess rules, and renamed wp-content and plugins with via wp-config http://codex.wordpress.org/Editing_wp-config.php#Moving_wp-content now I can ...
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List recent 25 blogs across the network

I need to list recent 25 blogs in the network with their title. How to edit this code ? $bcount = get_blog_count(); global $wpdb; $blogs = $wpdb->get_results($wpdb->prepare("SELECT * FROM ...
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WPMU Development Environment

This is my first time playing with WPMU, I'm trying to move an entire WPMU site into a subdomain of itself for a development environment. The site itself is using subdomains so I'm having a bit of ...
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find a random blogid across my multisite network that has at least one post published

I need to find a random blog across my multisite network that has at least one post published of a certain post_type, and return its blogid as a variable so I can use it in a switch_to_blog() call. I ...
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How to Rename wp-login.php for Multisite?

I want to hide and rename wp-login.php in my URL for branding purposes on a Multisite set up. From this forum post I see that I can change mysite.com/wp-login.php to mysite.com/login by inserting a ...
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WordPress multi-site: How do I create the home page, the root URL?

I have a WordPress installation running since ages ago at mydomain.com. It's mostly administered by someone else, so I haven't really had to understand the inner workings of WordPress—I can create and ...
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Problem with context in multisite - getting main site data in every blog (get_pages())

I'm working on a multisite, everything is configured and works fine from dashboard. Now I'm trying to write a plugin with a PHP file that displays the list of pages created in a site - to be ...
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Changing wp-content to other name? Multisite set up

Is there an easy way to change the words wp-content that show in the source code to xyz-content without breaking my site? I want to do it for branding purposes. I tried: Url rewriting but the ...
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How to change the parent Domain Name in Multisites Project?

I have a multisite project. And then i want to change the parent domain name now. It is currently as: Parent: www.site1.com Multisites: www.oldsite.com/abc www.oldsite.com/def So how can i ...
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metaboxes disappear on saved pages

Ok I have a wierd issue with custom meta boxes that I am at a loss for. I am using this class <?php class ARIXWP_Meta { private $meta = null; public $postid = null; private ...
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Using “/blog” as a site with Wordpress Multi-Site

I have Wordpress installed in the root directory, and plan to use the domain.tld as a portfolio and domain.tld/blog as personal blog site. Since the blog keyword is reserved in Wordpress and can't be ...
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Custom link color or stylesheets

I'm developing av theme for my WPMU users and are wondering is there a function for choosing the colors on the links? The same way Wordpress lets you change the background-color or header-images. ...
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WP Multisite: Do a function after blog is activated

I wanted to add an action on when a user activated the blog through standard signup process, all my custom meta on the registration will be inserted on my modified wp_blogs table. Here is my code for ...
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Activate blog hook

I want to hook a function upon activation of a blog in wordpress multisite. I have this, add_filter( 'add_signup_meta', 'custom_add_signup_meta' ); function custom_add_signup_meta ( $blogmeta = ...
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Multisite - 404 when accessing sub-sites

Setting up a multisite on a blog which root url is dev.domain.com, using subdomains. So, for example, a subsites address : site1.dev.domain.com Everything works fine as long as i stay on the main ...
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new site admin not able to browse categories in wordpress multisite

I am working on wordpress multisite. The site i am working on was coded by someone else and made lots of changes in admin. He also made changes in the capabilities and roles. I created an user and a ...
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Multisite/network--automatic self-registration, blog setup

I am creating a WordPress Network multisite blog in a university environment. It's set up in subdirectory mode, so that each new blog appears as a subdirectory off a common domain name. The Network ...
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Questions about MU database schema and how to list all blogs

What is the best way of retrieving a list of all blogs and their URLs in a MU network? Can I find them somewhere in the database? I'm also confused about the database schema. I have two different ...
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Website not listed under Sites (in a Network environment)

I have a Wordpress network installed, and the first website I created is not listed under the Sites entry in the top horizontal menu. The second website I created is, along with the parent website. ...
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Recover from failed multisite conversion

I'm normally quite the techie (look at my SF account!) but it turns out I know nothing about Wordpress and in doing so have sabotaged my wife's blog. As a family we have a hosting package through ...
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Remove W3 Total Cache minified files on custom page outside of WordPress

I have created a page outside my WP network install (following this info from css-tricks) The output of which is used for a Facebook business page tab as a Facebook app. It is working just fine, ...
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Stop wordpress from sending out moderation emails

This question was originally posted at stackoverflow: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/11435952/stop-wordpress-from-sending-out-moderation-emails but after a tip from @MaxGherkins I'm posting a ...
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How does wordpress multisite manage subdomains?

I have a Wordpress multisite installed, and would like to understand how the subdomains actually are managed, ie how does my wordpress multisite knows where to find the files/data when a browser ...
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rename index or homepage

I've tried about anything but I can't seem to get it to work how I would like to so I hope you can help me out. Situation. I have 2 wordpress websites, running on different hosts, only link is a ...
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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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Allowing periods in usernames

I have a multi-site installation of wordpress currently running, and I am having some problems with user registration. Currently, I use an external authentication plugin (similar to LDAP i guess) and ...
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Is WordPress MultiSite secure & how much can it scale? [closed]

Great info on How to Scale Wordpress and more info on Wordpress Web Hosting. Still, I am left with questions. Creating a project that for the sake of argument we will call a blog network. A user ...
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Best architecture for multiple websites

Im currently administering close to 20 separate wordpress installs and now Im at the point where I need to work out a plan going forward. As a sole operator, I just haven't had the chance to invest in ...
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turn single domain off

I am running WordPress 3.3.2 with multi site in sub-domain mode. I want to add a new sub-domain but have it be "offline" until I finish working on it. Is there an easy way to do this? I know that if ...
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How to combine multiple sites to Wordpress MU

I have multiple well-established Wordpress sites. I am considering combining them into one Wordpress MU site. I have found that a few of the sites probably do not get as much of my attention as they ...
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How do I make specific plugin functionality apply to different sites in a network?

I have a site specific plugin that I've written for the main site in my multisite network. Now I realize that the shortcodes that are in the plugin are also useful on the sub-sites, however the ...