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

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How to move a WordPress multisite?

I have a WP multisite installation like this: www.mysite.com www.mysite.com/anothersite Now, I'd like to move www.mysite.com/anothersite to be www.mysite.com. Is it possible?
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Multiple WP Sites Same Server - Share WP Base?

I have seen similar questions but none with a definitive answer. I host dozens of WP sites on a cloud server (all latest version) however this causes a lot of unnecessary backup activity. I am not a ...
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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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Wrong theme being activated

I have two installations of Wordpress in Network mode. In one network, when I change a theme of any one of my network websites, one particular network website has it's theme changed to the same theme ...
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What is difference between blog id and site id?

The going through the mu functions source I come across references to two different ids for sub-blogs - site id and blog ids. In what context is each used?
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How do I find where the current value of the option 'registration' in the SQL database?

I am trying to understand what the following line from wp-signup.php does: $active_signup = get_site_option( 'registration' ); I can see from the following documentation: ...
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How to check main blog in a multisite using if statement?

I want to create one extra table filed if it is multisite's main blog (While plugin activation). I mean like this if (main blog) { execute this sql; } else { execute this sql } PS: This is ...
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Does WordPress MultiSite use separate MySql databases?

I ask because I cannot find the options from a plug-in I created on my second blog. Adding this plug-in to the main site and the options show up. I am confused because there is a column in ...
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Disable Outbound Web Requests

I've setup wordpress on AWS. I want to reduce as much network traffic as possible. What services/jobs do I need to disable in Wordpress?
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how to invoke wordpress API from other existing PHP system

We have our own php system, now we want to have a blog function. Because wordpress are widely used, so we decided to use it. And now I want to invoke wordpress's function , for example wp_insert_user ...
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Get users registered 30 days ago(or more)

How(in wordpress multisite) can i get id of users, who signed up 30 days ago, or more? I am building free trial system for 30 days. I want to have a function, that check when user signed up, and how ...
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Is the W3 Total Cache plugin a good choice for WordPress MultiSite? [closed]

I heard that many people had issues with W3 Total Cache on a WordPress MultiSite install. And then I see this on the plugin page: Compatible up to: 3.2.1 Last Updated: 2011-8-26 Seeing that ...
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One WordPress install for main site at domain.com and blog at blog.domain.com?

I asked this before over at the WordPress forums some time ago, before WP3 with MU was released and I think it's relevant that I ask it again, here instead, cause of WP3. Basically I want to have my ...
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Multisite, can't see sub blogs

Based on advice I got from another question, I created a development copy of a multisite installation I've inherited inside of a Vagrant VM. On a test site as described here... I get an error ...
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Is there an advantage of using multisite if I have multiple WordPress websites for myself?

I have multiple WordPress websites, they all have their own domain and are standalone. Is there an advantage of using multisite? Or is my current setup good?
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Multisite database upgrade SSL error

I have upgraded my Multisite setup WordPress to 3.6.1. And after that, when I do Network Upgrade > Database Upgrade it's showing: Warning! Problem updating http://www.example.com/site1. Your ...
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How do you update a network option value in the DB via a hook

I am trying to update the value of an option in the DB for all sites within my multisite, but no success here is the code, been pulling my hair out for the last 2 hours: function ...
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Copy posts from one blog to another in multisite environment

I am creating a plugin for post.php page where user can select (one or more) blogs and copy the post content,title,author,categories everything in selected blogs. The copied post would be the child of ...
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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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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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How to hook a function only when I need to delete permanently a post?

I need to hook a function only when I delete permanently a post from the database, I've tried the 'before_delete_post' hook, however, it's called both when it's trashed and permanently deleted. The ...
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How do I remove the “http://” from network_site_url?

I'm using echo network_site_url(); to place the url of each site in a WordPress MultiSite installation. This outputs http://site.com/ How do I remove the http:// and trailing slash? Thanks.
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Simplest way to query with blog_id?

What is the simplest way to query posts using blog_id? I have a post type called video that holds, not surprisingly, multiple embedded videos. Each post has a different video. I would like to ...
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Featured Image meta box not showing up

I have featured images switched on in my theme: add_theme_support('post-thumbnails'); set_post_thumbnail_size(256,128, true); add_image_size('icon', 128, 128, true); but the Featured Image box ...
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Can I run a second wordpress site as a subdomain without using multisite?

I have an two wordpress sites that I would like to host on the same domain. One is already up and running, the other is sitting in waiting. Can I get the second as a subdomain, or simple within a ...
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Can Categories be used to hack a Multisite-like setup w/ a single MySql db?

I have a project which will effectively create multiple blogs that will be fed existing content (don't worry, this isn't copyrighted content from other blogs or anything like that). From a DB ...
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FeedWordPress duplicated posts problem

FeedWordPress is pulling in two, three, four, and as many as 15 copies of the same post when it updates (via manual cron triggers or via auto updates). It doesn't happen all the time, and it doesn't ...
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What is the best way to move a single site from one MS installation to another? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Easily Move a WordPress Install from Development to Production? I have a dev, staging and production installation of WP MS. And I am trying to figure out what is the ...
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Multi-site User Sessions

I have a client that wants to create several WordPress sites and utilize a "site switcher" at the top, sort of like ThemeForest.net. I know in WP 3 you can create multiple blogs on the same ...
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register_activation_hook on multisite

I am working on creating a plugin for a multisite wordpress framework that is enabled by default for all (by me, the super administrator) When it activates it is required to create 2 tables where it ...
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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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Deleting sites and users automatically in multisite

I am trying to create a scheduled delete of sites and their users in WordPress multisite. The code I made is successful in deleting the sites but not the users, can anyone offer a fix? <?php ...
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Function that outputs second theme url

I have a multisite and need a function (added to functions.php) that will get the template url of the second theme (probably by name or other identifier)? Example: theme-1 (used by main site) ...
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Synchronizing Two WordPress Sites Content

I've googled a lot, and I do have found answers at WordPress SE and at stackoverflow.com. However, the answers are somewhat incomplete or doesn't work at all. Here I'll explain my problem in detail, ...
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Multisite get_home_url(); - Getting URL for current site

What would be the replacement for get_home_url() when using a multisite? For example, if I have one theme installed across several sites, and within the theme there are links that need to be specific ...
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Multisite for Multisite?

Is there anyway I can allow users to create their own WordPress multisite network on my multisite network? It will be a premium service and will work much like reseller hosting, where the customer ...
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Different functions file for each site in multisite installation?

I'm trying to create two (for now) sites in multisite WP installation that use same theme, but require somewhat different functionality i.e homepage has a bit different layout and there will be some ...
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WP Nav menu append to url

Using wp_nav_menu() , how can I append a value at end of each URL? For example, I have the following url: http://www.example.com/ but I have to append a language parameter at the end, so the url ...
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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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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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Two wordpress mu installs, same settings/plugins/themes?

I run two wordpress mu installs. They are both indentical in terms of plugins, themes and network-wide settings. The reason I run two is because they have different root-domains and different ...
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Multisite / Network - Stable?

I have about 15 individual WordPress sites running on my server and am looking at re-creating those sites under the multisite area to avoid having to update each install. My question - I heard some ...
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How to install plugins in individual sites on a wordpress network?

I'm trying to install plugins in my wordpress subsites instead of network activate that plugin. But i'm not seeing any "add new" link in my subsite plugin area. How to install plugins in my individual ...
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Need to manually regsiter user, send the password and retreive their user ID

I'm writing a custom signup script for users to register with on my MU-setup. One problem I'm having is that wpmu_signup_user() sends the password activation email but it doesn't return the user ID ...
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Child Theme Based on Toolbox Not Found

I am trying to make a child theme of the toolbox theme and use it in my multisite WP 3.2 install. I created a folder called wp-content/themes/charlie-repair-toolkit/ then I created style.css in the ...
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How to make category RSS feeds show full content

I'm trying to fix a friend's feed to show full content in the category feed instead of only a summary. He's already done the setting bit, but it still doesn't seem to work. Thoughts? EDIT: The feed ...
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Eliminate MultiSite Network Splogs

Are there any plugins that can delete splogs from a MultiSite Network? I have been looking for quite a while but can not find any plugins that can delete splogs from a MultiSite Network. Although I ...
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Multisite questions

I've got several questions regarding WP multisite, hoping someone who's used it extensively can help: Is it possible to manage several WP sites over several different domains? How can plugins be ...
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Wordpress MU subdomain vhost

Ok so i have my mu setup with subdomains and need a subdomian to point to a different path. My issue is when i add the vhost file it loads before wordpress and loads it path for everything that does ...
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Using WordPress Multisite to manage multiple projects?

I currently use WordPress for most of my projects, the way I manage them is creating a folder for each in my local environment each containing a WP install which in times makes it a paint to maintain, ...