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

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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 ...
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How to query blogs posts of WordPress sub domain?

I am using WordPress 3.2.1 multi-user. I need to show posts from a specific sub domain in my home page, for example: http://mysite.com/sub-blog. I need to show posts from sub-blog in my home page. Is ...
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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 ...
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How do you load WordPress from an external script when using MultiSite? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using WordPress functions on other sites I have an external script that needs to load up WordPress in order to have access to WordPress functionality. In the past I ...
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Free Google Analytics plugin that works with Wordpress in network mode (WPMU)? [closed]

Is there any free Google Analytics plugin that works with WPMU? Please suggest only if you use it and it works.
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Why can't I login to my “network sites”?

I have a Multi Site install that looks like this: main.dev.domain.com testsite.dev.domain.com dcdc.dev.domain.com on main.dev.domain.com I can login as admin and do all the regular stuff (like ...
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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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Why Wordpress w/ Nginx Multisite Only Lets Admin Upload ZIP Plugins But Not Themes? [closed]

Wordpress 3.3 multisite / NginX. I can upload all the plugins I want in ZIP format but I cant upload a zipped theme and it can't be over 2megs in size. I cant find where these moronic rule are ...
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Display password protected posts to logged in users

In a WPMU & BuddyPress installation, I want to directly show the password protected posts to logged in users without asking them for posts passwords... and still be accessible to guests ...
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Get current Blog ID in Tinymce Plugin Dialog Window in WPMU

is there any way, to get the current blog id in a Tinymce Dialog Window? Currently I only get the id, from the main blog. This is my current code: $wp_load = "wp-load.php"; ...
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Create multiple subdomains for multi-site from a database

I want to create multiple subdomains for users. I know how to create multiple subdomains manually using creating network. But, i have so many users, I can't create those subdomains manually one by ...
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All wordpress network subfolder sites being redirected to main site

I have a WP network setup running the latest versions of WP and Buddypress. I want to set up ~40 users with blogs, and have created these blogs using the Batch Create plugin, but now when I try to ...
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Configure WordPress Multisite Pages with Custom Permalinks

I've just created a new WordPress multisite install and am having an issue with custom permalinks (the standard 'Day and Name' option) to the pages for the main site. I'm using the standard config ...
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404 redirecting to home [closed]

I have a multisite network, and my theme has a custom 404.php. On all the child sites this 404 handler is being correctly used, but on the primary site all 404s go back to the home page without ...
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Memory question on Wordpress Multisite

Im currently using WP-Memory-Usage plugin on my wordpress multisite network to monitor my memory usage. The memory usage displays 39.1 MByte. Does it mean 39.1 MByte per blog?
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Multisite signup spam troubles

I have a installation of Multisite that has a history of serious signup spam problems. When we ran WPMU 2.9.2 we tried this .htaccess method, this math plugin, and CAPTCHAs. After little success ...
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All subdomains redirecting to mainsite/wp-signup.php after multisite install

Need some help here. Have a WordPress 3.1 install at webtest.mysite.com and want multiple sub-domains at 1.webtest.mysite.com, 2.webtest.mysite.com, etc. After following all the instructions to the ...
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How can I hide certain sidebars from some users?

I'm working in wordpress multi site, but this question is relevant for regular use in wordpress. How can I hide certain sidebars from certain user groups (e.g. editors or admins) ? I have already ...
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Multisites, upload issues, and iOS!

This question has changed significantly. I have the latest version of Wordpress and am hosting it on an Apache server. Link to Blog: http://blogs.bzaeds.org/test/2012/05/11/video-test/ Now, here's ...
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How to get the site administrator/s by blog id

I wanted to display the site administrator/s not super administrator by blog id. Which outputs the site admin id and avatar. How to accomplish this?
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Two Wordpress Installs — Failed page on One Defaults to the Other

I have hosting space at goDaddy that is shared between a couple domains. Originally I had a single wordpress install in a sub folder. Now I also have a wordpress install in the root directory also. ...
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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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How to remove and disable access to General Settings Page including its link

How to remove and disable access to General Settings Page including its link on the Settings Tab and add a new link as General Settings?
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How to autologin users after creating a new site (multisite)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: User registration then auto login I am trying to create a fully customized multiuser site! And i want users automatically login to their site after site creation... ...
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Common user login for two different wordpress installation and bbpress

I have situation, that i need common user login for Blog A Blog B bbPress I found the solution Single use login for two wordpress installation from Justin Tadlock Blog. Installing two WordPress ...
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Creating /blog subsite on WP multisite network

I've had a site for a few years that till yesterday consisted of two WP 3.2.1 installations- one for the main site and one for the blog, which had a different theme and was located at [site.com]/blog. ...
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Basic Multisite Question - Managing Content Centrally

Is it possible to manage content on multisite installations centrally? If I have a network of 20 sites, is it possible to change the content on one site and have it update across the network, or will ...
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Wordpress Multilingual Theme using Multisite

I have a site that needs to be billingual, English and French. I've created two sites in WPMU, and set the language settings of the second to fr_FR. Under the directory: /wp-content/languages/ I ...
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Running hundreds of WP in multisite

We are starting to rack up the number of WP websites and we're looking to have a bit more control over all of them, would multi site be the correct way to go? All the sites are running on different ...
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Publish all network posts to the primary site

Any posts published on another network site should be visible on the MainDomain.com. Sitetags works fine, but does not update itself. Any idea how how to make an auto update on the primary site? ...
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How to create Sub Sub domain Multi User blogs?

Hi to all I would like to create a big Wordpress network with this structure: sitename.com (Main website) cat1.sitename.com (sub website) cat11.cat1.sitename.com (sub-sub website) ...
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(How) Can I change my Multisite Network to use a different blog as Primary?

Here's my basic setup: http://my.domain.com/ - The "primary blog" or "Network" http://my.domain.com/blogone/ - A sub-site or "blog" http://my.domain.com/blogtwo/ - Same, obviously ...
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WordPress Network (MU): Copy Main Site to Sub-Site

I would like to copy all the posts, users, and pages from my main site into a sub site. I've tried exporting and importing, but the main site has thousands of entries and hundreds of users, and the ...
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How the mu-plugins Folder Works in a Multisite Installation?

I'm a little confused about when I should be placing plugin files into mu-plugins. I know it's Must-Use plugins and I know that they are automatically enabled. In the network setting, though, does ...
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Multisite subdomain-site redirects to primary site

So, here's the deal. I got one WP Multisite installed with 1 subsite. Im running the whole thing in subdomain "mode". I did the whole DNS-pointer (A *.domain.se) to the correct IP. Now the problem, ...
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Odd Script File Trying to be Loaded

This is an odd query I have and wondered if anybody can shed some light on it? We have a number WordPress multi-site (formally Mu) install, but on nearly all the sites on multiple installs we are ...
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Multisite htaccess on localhost with WP as an SVN external?

I've mimicked Otto's setup here: http://ottopress.com/2011/creating-a-wordpress-site-using-svn/ and my brief example is below. That tutorial is specific to a single site install, and specifies a ...
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Problem with new Multisite Installation

I have installed and converted two wordpress installations to Multisite .It was not first time and I done it before for some of my websites. I was successfully able to use it too.But I could not find ...
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Wordpress 3.2(Multisite) - How to add custom user meta fields to signup form?

I want to add custom user meta fields to registration page. I use WP multisite so I have to modify wp-signup.php. Adding some field is easy for me(I am programmer :P). But I have a problem with this ...
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Hide root site in Multisite install

I recently setup a WordPress multisite install using subdomains and the WordPress MU domain mapping plugin. When I initially setup the domain mapping plugin, I set the root (http://domain.com) and ...
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Multi Site Search Pagination is Broken

the CG Cookie network is running a WordPress multi site install. There is a strange bug happening with the search pagination when on any of the sub sites. For example, if you go to ...