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

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How to make a newly registered site on multisite network “live” only when the user is ready

By default, a new site created on a multisite installation is "live" and viewable by everyone (if they know the address) right after the user creates it. What is the best approach to changing this ...
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Should multi-language site using multi-site architecture have default language in base site?

I am setting up a multi-language site using wordpress multi-site and wanted some feedback on the best approach/best practice. I will have the following languages: en, sa, de, ru. en is default. ...
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iis6 multisite and permissions

For testing mobile themes and other reasons, I am trying to use an existing server with wordpress setup as multisite. The root site is not in inetpub/wwwroot but rather on another partition and that ...
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Delete sites in wordpress multisite (not suspend)

When you delete a site in your wordpress network, it apear like suspend: For delete a site, user have to click a link that wp send to his email, when he checked the site be suspended, but it ...
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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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Is it possible to import a wordpress backup from a single site in to a multi-site configuration?

I have a local development server with WordPress installed (my desktop Linux Mint 12 box). I'd like to use multi-site WordPress to manage my different client projects through one install, but I have a ...
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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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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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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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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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Plugin for custom posts and fields [closed]

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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How Can I Centralize Content Usage and Approval in a WordPress Multi-Site installation

I am working with a non-profit client that runs several charities under one umbrella. A good metaphor would be to think of the United Way (but it's not the United Way). Can a WordPress multi-site ...
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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! [closed]

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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Protect Uploads in Multisite

I am using WordPress multisite (3.3.1) and am trying to protect uploads from certain blogs from being hotlinked and directly accessed. This is loosely related to How to Protect Uploads, if User is not ...
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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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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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Remove W3 Total Cache minified files on custom page outside of WordPress [closed]

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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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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How can I get a list of plugins and which blogs are using them?

I'm about to upgrade my Wordpress MU installation to wordpress 3 Before I update, I want to find out which blogs use which plugins. I don't see a way to do that in the UI, is there? What about a ...
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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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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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Creating a subdomain network in a subdomain

I've installed Wordpress on subdomain.domain.com. I've enabled the Wordpress Network on this installation, choosing a subdomain install. I've created a wildcard subdomain in cpanel, which is ...
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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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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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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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How does wordpress know which site to setup (on multisite)?

Ok for subdomain it's easy. I guess it just looks up the subdomain: blog5.site.com => explode('.', $_SERVER['REQUEST_URI'])... But how does it do it for sub-directory setups? This should be ...
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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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Sitewide page on all the blogs in the network

I have WordPress multisite installed. And i need to make it so that a page called (Company Ideas) on the main blog is added to new blogs created on the network. So once someone registers a new blog. ...
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Query to import data from one MultiSite table to another (pages/sub-pages)

I'm updating a standard install with about 500 (eek!!) pages to a MultiSite for easier sub-site management. I basically want to take a sub-page and its children from the root site and copy the data ...
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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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Blog Settings import/export in Wordpress Network environment

I can't use PHPMyAdmin to export/import my blogs from one server to an other because I'm using Wordpress Network. Export/import works pretty well for Posts, custom posts types and their media, but ...
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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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how to list all subdomain in wordpress multiuser

I need to show all sub domains/directory in my wordpress multiuser, for eg: blog1 blog2 blog3 Is their any template tags to do this? stuck with this help me out guys.
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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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Wordpress multisite,several different languages,page redirect?

I have something like this http://example.com/en , http://example.com/fr and http://example.com/es for example I would like if I'm on this page http://example.com/en/about-us/ when I click on other ...
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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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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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Comment reporting for Multisite

I'm trying out the 2 comment reporting plugins that I know about in a multisite installation. AJAX Report Comments Safe Report Comments Both don't work - various javascript errors and (I assume) ...
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Plugin Uninstall and Deactivate via Options Menu

I'm creating my first plugin (modifying an existing one for what I need) and although it's working fine i am trying to create a simple options menu to allow either deactivation of the plugin, or ...
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Pros and Cons of Post Types vs. Multiple Blogs

I currently have 3 WordPress instances. One is primarily a coding blog (with samples/tips, and a few personal insights). One is a photo blog. One is a general quote type blog, small snippets of text ...
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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 ...