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

learn more… | top users | synonyms (4)

0
votes
2answers
22 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

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?
0
votes
5answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
72 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
690 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
418 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
286 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

Can i merge 2 new WP_Query($variable) 's?

I am running a multisite network and i have setup a sql query that uses swith_to_blog(); and queries the posts. Is there a way that i can declare the query inside a new WP_Query and actually merge ...
0
votes
2answers
781 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
333 views

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.
0
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
436 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
133 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
665 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
269 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
653 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
67 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

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.
0
votes
1answer
414 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
50 views

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) ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

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, ...
0
votes
3answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
55 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
121 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
259 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
622 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
79 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
86 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
100 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
396 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
304 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
821 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
107 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
90 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
382 views

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, ...
0
votes
1answer
157 views

How do I create a multi site network?

I'm wondering how to do make a multi-site network with wordpress. The best example I have is the cheezburger network.
0
votes
2answers
210 views

muliple wordpress multisite installs on the same sever

I want a separate production and test/dev instance. Is it possible to have two installs of wordpress multi on the same server, using different databases or do I need 2 servers, one for test and one ...
0
votes
1answer
445 views

Plugin to list active plugins across networked sites

I guess the title of this question is not clear. I'm asking for a plugin, which only superadmins can use, that shows which (or, at least, how many) blogs use each plugin installed on the network. ...
0
votes
3answers
1k views

Timthumb.php image gallery not working on Multisite Wordpress

What I am trying to do is get a gallery working on a multisite wordpress installation . . It works on the home site because that is where wordpress is actually installed but not on the sub domain ...
0
votes
2answers
110 views

How to run a test WordpressMu to Wordpress3 update?

Currently I am running a wordpress MU site with ~100 blogs. It's Wordpress MU version 2.8.x Because it was so heavily used, I was asked not to update to Wordpress 3 right away. The users are ...
0
votes
2answers
501 views

Where do files uploaded via Media Manager get stored in MU?

Standard WordPress sites, at least of the versions of WP I've tested, store files uploaded via the Media Manager under wp-content/uploads/ Where do these same files get stored in MU sites and how can ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

is_main_site() Always Returns True

I am using is_main_site() on WordPress Multisite and when I set a break point and view with the debugger it returns true on the primary site and also on a child site I created. Looking at the code I ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Missing images after moving servers

I cloned an inherited WP Multisite and have got it up and running thanks to advice in a this and this previous questions. Things are moving along with the exception of images. Missing Images On ...
0
votes
1answer
82 views

Permalink with a Category and then a Post

I have a multsite Wordpress install and each site can have their own categories. I would like the site URL to be the new site name and then a cateogry and a post or page name. For example, if I have ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

Strange switch_to_blog() issue

OK, so WordPress has been destroying me this afternoon and this particular issue I really can't figure out. We are building a multisite network and for our particular purpose need to loop through each ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

Check if User exists in Wordpress Multisite

Hi I am creating a custom Form to Register a new user in Backend. The problem is how I check if the user exists in another website of my Wordpress Network? And if not how can I register the new user?
0
votes
1answer
77 views

Redirect all users, except network administrators, from the main site to a subsite

I have a WP Multisite / Multi Network installation. What I need is to redirect all non-logged and also all logged in users, except logged in network administrators, from the main site example.com ...