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

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How to write a plugin to add users to a mail list

I run a multi-site blog with about 300 sites. I have an idea that I want to write a plugin that in order to add all administrators of blogs to a MailMan mail-list. I just want administrators though, ...
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get_user_meta() to Return User Meta Only for Current Blog in Multi Site

I've written a plugin that allows users to bookmark their favorite posts, but have run into a small problem when using it on a multisite network. Each time a post is bookmarked, the ID of that post ...
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How to get the main blog's id and db prefix from a mu plugin?

How can one get the blog ID as well as the database prefix of the main blog in a wordpress multisite installation? Is the main blog's ID always 1? Also how can the main blog's table prefix be acquired ...
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Fastest way to fetch posts across a multisite

What's the fastest way to fetch posts/content across a multisite? I had been using SimplePie RSS feeds, but I'm now investigating switch_to_blog(). As switch_to_blog appears to be quite simple to use, ...
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Fixing media links after importing to multisite

When i imported all posts and media from a old site to new site which on wordpress multisite. The image links on posts are got broken because how media are stored on a multisite is quite different ...
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Multisite installation combining subdomains and subdirectories

I need to create a complex WordPress-powered set up, which I would like to run from a single code base. My setup is complicated by a number of factors. First of all I already have software running ...
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Extra Meta Data for Wordpress Multisite Taxonomy

I'm using a custom taxonomies across a Wordpress multisite install (same taxonomies on all sites) and i'm trying to add some custom meta boxes to each of these (same meta boxes on all sites). I'm ...
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Multisite: should /blog go to a 404 page?

I have a WP multisite installation. All the posts for the default blog are in the subdirectory /blog. All those URLs are fine, all the category and archive links work well. However, visiting the ...
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Migrating Multisite setup to a different domain

I have migrated my wordpress(with network sites enabled) to another domain, changed domain in wp-config.php and change the domain column for the only blog in wp_blogs table in db to the new domain. ...
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Change management solution for BP-based site?

I administer a social networking site that runs on WP, BP, and WP Multisite. Currently I have two servers: development and production, but I plan to move to three: development, staging, and ...
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Subsite with different template, and content

I have a Wordpress blog hosted on a shared web server: http://martinnormark.com I would like to add a whole new "area" to this site, called Consulting. When navigating to ...
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Sharding BLOGUPLOADDIR

I am trying to sharding BLOGUPLOADDIR but couldnt success atm. This is default one: define( 'BLOGUPLOADDIR', WP_CONTENT_DIR . "/blogs.dir/{$wpdb->blogid}/files/" ); I am trying to set it: ...
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Best Way to Setup a Network of WP Sites?

What, in your opinion, is the best way to setup a network of WP sites with a shared login? I want users to stay logged in to their account when they switch sites I want this to be used with ...
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Wordpress Multisite: Set template languages for a domain?

I have two domains set up in a Wordpress 3 Multisite blog. One of them is supposed to be in Swedish and the other in English. The template contains some texts that I want to translate for the ...
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how to identify a multisite installation

I am creating a plugin. I want to add a different options page, based on multisite or single site. I need a code which can identify installation is Multisite or single site.
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subdomain archiving

I've been trying to figure out if this can be done through Multisite, but I'm pretty new to this concept so please forgive any ignorance. I'm looking for a way in which my client can easily archive a ...
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Creating multiple blogs

I'm trying to bulk-create a certain number of blogs: $blog_count = 5; $site = get_current_site(); while($blog_count > 0){ shuffle($words); $blog_title = implode(' ', ...
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How to migrate wordpress users from one blog to another

I have a client that has a single install outside of her network installation. I need to migrate the users with their passwords into the network installation. I've tried backupbuddy but it seems to ...
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Automatically adding post and pages to new blog setups

I'm using the ThreeWP Broadcast plugin to add and control post and pages from the main blog to all my sub-blogs in the network. Is there anyway i can automatically add all of my post and pages from my ...
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Multisite sites output on a single page

Basically I have a multisite setup where each site is just one single page (each has a different theme). How can I output that page content of any site on a page of the main site programmatically? ...
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How to use a Wildcard SSL with WordPress Network?

I am using WordPress Network to have a network of sites, but as each site needs to be on Facebook they now need to be SSL secured. (Note: not just the admin, but the whole front-facing site) I ...
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After enable multisite enviroment in wordpress site creation wizard not working

After enable multisite environment in wordpress site creation wizard not working. If I am installing Site Creation Wizard (Wordpress Plugin) without enable multisite there seems option "Create new ...
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ReWrite rule for files of a previously standalone blog moved to network

A moved a standalone wordpress install to be one of a network, but the possibility to access the uploaded files with the same URL is need to be kept. I'm trying to get the following rewrite rule to ...
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How to use global category code

can any one explain me that how to use global category code. Where we have to write this code? function __add_global_categories( $term_id ) { if ( get_current_blog_id() !== BLOG_ID_CURRENT_SITE ...
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Should I go for Multisite or separate WP Installation?

I'm developing an article site where an user can register and post the articles and the URL would be like http://domain.com/articles/category-name/article-name The site will also be having a blog ...
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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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WPMU function get_blog_details, last_updated/registered and formatting time and date string

Within my multisite installation I can get the registered and last updated time strings for a sub blog through get_blog_details and the blog ID: echo get_blog_details($blog_ID)->registered Ok, ...
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Categories show 404 error on multisite installation

I have a wp multisite installation with multiple blogs that are totally separated websites. I use a plugin for domain mapping. Right now I am configuring everything and I wanted to remove the /blog ...
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How would I compare and remove hacks to core?

I have been put in charge of a site that have a lot (and i mean it) of core hacks, some are pretty easy, some are really hard to spot (like removing a do_action on the_content. So, my question is , ...
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Manipulate list of themes in wp-admin

I'm running a multisite network with 100+ themes installed and activated. Is there a way to manipulate the list of available themes in wp-admin so that certain themes appear in the list first? (a kind ...
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In a loop, do not display content that does not have a thumbnail

In a multisite installation, I have a loop set up on my main blog that displays all posts from sub blogs, along with a thumbnail image. The image is important and without one will break the grid. Is ...
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Site admin in a network install can't edit users?

For the Stack Exchange Community Blogs, we have a network install that we've set up. I am being told that the site administrator role is not allowing an option for user editing. On the site's users ...
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Have users created automatically when a network site is created

Trying to figure out how to have users created automatically when a network site is created. So currently when a new user registers, their account is created and their network site is created. That ...
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How to remove the Tools menu item from the WP-Admin menu

Where is function.php is stored and built? I want to remove menu named as tools from mysite from all user like admin and other user's? I Request you please help me out from this problem.Give me the ...
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What methods should be used to fend off splogs in a multiuser install? [closed]

We're running 3.1.1 multi-user with the latest BuddyPress plugin, but we're having all sorts of issues with splog signups. So far, we've started using Anti-Splog, Bad Behavior, ReCaptcha on the ...
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Are there any hosting companies that are already setup and configured for TLD domain mapping?

Are there any hosting companies out there that cater to users who want to utilize TLD domain mapping and WordPress Multisite? Or will you have to go the route of building, configuring, and maintaing ...
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Hard Code Pages into a Theme for a Network (multisite) Installation

I'm creating a multisite network and I am looking for a way to have it so new blogs that are created have a couple of standard pages set up automatically. The purpose of these pages will be to ...
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How can I have network sites not use year/month folders by default?

When creating a new network site, by default the site option Uploads Use Yearmonth Folders is on (set to 1). I have to set it to 0 each time I create a new site. This isn't horrid, but is it possible ...
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Global searchin multisite but only with one subsite

I have a multisite set up with currently 2 subsites. Is it possible to have a search box that searches the main site and just one subsite?
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Unable to apply theme to WordPress Network Site install

I'm using media temple with a fresh install of WordPress in network mode. With subdomains off. define( 'SUBDOMAIN_INSTALL', false ); I've followed Media Temple's *wildcard configuration (not that I ...
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Plugin to create unlimited custom shortcodes?

I want to be able to create unlimited shortcodes and use them anywhere on my theme, pages or posts. The idea is: A textfield for the shortcode name. A textarea for the shortcode content (html+js). ...
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How can I force users to a particular subdomain to log in for MU (Multisite)?

I have a Multi-Site installation of Wordpress, with multiple subdomains, but only one of the subdomains has an SSL certificate. The domains are such: www.example.com blog1.example.com ...
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Any recommendation on how to manage ads?

I am in the process of creating a network of >40 sites with wordpress, and I am trying to put together the base that each site will use, for example all the sites will use google analytics so I will ...
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WordPress Job Interview Preparation

I'm interviewing for a job as a WordPress Developer. I've only been working with WP for a year now and feel I have a good overview, as in how to set it up, what functions.php does, where to modify ...
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Using wp_insert_post with WP Network in a cron script

I have network of sites, and I need to import data into them via a cron job. Obviously wp_insert_post is meaningless in this case, since i'm not in a blog...i'm in a cron script. I also read that ...
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Blog & Portfolio setup

Like so many others on the web, I've been trying to get a blog and a portfolio to play nicely together within the same website. Here is what I would like the urls to look like and some things that I ...
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How can we set up a solid test site with Network mode (sub-domains) enabled? [closed]

Update: I came by a reasonable alternative to the approach explained below, instead using a GIT repo and a WordPress Multisite plugin: Deploymint: a staging and deployment system for WordPress. ...
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Getting a blog language (site “lang_id” field vs the WPLANG setting)

There's a wp_blogs table which is very usefull when you want to get a list of blogs (and this is what I need to do). The problem is that I can't seem to be able to get the blog language from the ...
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Can upload doc and pdf but not ppt - not permitted for security reasons

"Insert search engine here" was pretty useless for this one - I've had a look through wp-includes/functions.php, wp-admin/includes/file.php etc. but not found a reason for the behaviour I'm getting. ...
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Update User Role Across Network when Main Site User is Updated

I'm using a slightly modified copy of the Multi Site User Management plugin to keeps users synced across a multisite network, but have one problem with it. When a user's role is updated on the main ...