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

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Having separate plugins and themes folder for multi-site setup

My multi-site setup uses sub-directory. I am creating one plugin + one theme to customize each of the sites. Is there any way to have separate plugins and themes folder per site like so or something ...
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Entry page for a wordpress multisite

I am quite new too WP multisite, so forgive me for my ignorance on things. I have set up multisite ok and have setup 4 sites (i am using subdomains) mysite.com // the root site ...
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How to make an interface similar to multi-site for switching between multiple (single) sites for administrators?

I have a few WordPress sites and I want to make it easier to manage. I was thinking of being able to switch sites in the dashboard like WordPress multi-site, but when I was looking into it I see ...
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How to make subdomain and muti-site but wordpress isn't in root?

my wordpress isn't in root but it is in public_html/home and then I would like make multi-site and subdomain. example when I create subdomain name "foo.domain.com" foo directory is created in ...
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Anyone figured out how to use WordPress MultiSite with Domain Mapping & SSL?

I've been looking all over to find a solution for SSL with WordPress MultiSite and Domain Mapping. Ideally, I'd like to purchase an SSL cert for each domain (or potentially a wildcard cert) anyone ...
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How do I tell what plugins are used on my multisite install?

I have a bunch of plugins I have installed but never use, others I am not sure if they are used or not. Is there a way to tell what plugins are not active on any site?
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Removing /blog/ from multisites cause infinite redirection

I have a wp installed with multisite enabled and working with subdirectories. I noticed that in the main blog (the one that exists by default on the root), the posts links had a "/blog" in the url ...
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Multisite ad server solution

If I am setting up a multisite WordPress installation, is there a solution that would let me manage ad inventory (multi)site wide? Can I place ads in various zones at various weights or percentages? ...
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WordPress Network on IIS7/SQL Server - Rewrite Issues

I've just installed a fresh WordPress setup on Windows Server 2008 Web R2 (IIS7) with SQL Server Express and WordPress 3.1. I completed the install successfully and logged into the admin section to ...
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global menus made from master site's custom menus wpmu network

I'm looking into a way to have global menus across my network of blogs. Basically I am using wordpress as a CMS - the purpose of the network is actually to ringfence content. The sub blogs will be ...
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WordPress Network admin options page: how to store options and where will they be stored?

I'm creating an additional WordPress Network admin page, and I need to store some system-wide option. The good thing that a config file will be generated, so no access is required from the child ...
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Retrieving multisite blog IDs, somehow failing to foreach them properly

Working on a directory listing and have cobbled together the shortest query I can. It appears to return the listing ok (I think) but the foreach is somehow failing to process the array properly. Can ...
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Bulk theme settings in wordpress multisite

I have a multisite with 500+ subsites. I would like to install the same theme in all 500+ sites. Most of them requires configuration like selecting sidebar(left/right), Selecting primary menu etc. ...
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There is no featured image in my post in wordpress multisite theme [closed]

I have a multi-site word press theme and it has front page as post pages and i have inserted also the featured images in particular post , but it didnt appear the images still. After all there is ...
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Is it possible to run plugin code when a multisite blog is deleted?

I have a plugin that creates tables when activated or when a new blog is added to a network. When a blog is deleted I would like to be able to remove those tables for that blog. Is there a hook ...
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Create a homepage like Wordpress.com?

How can I create a homepage like Wordpress.com. I am currently using wordpress MS and would like to display the latest posts across the network on the homepage. How is this possible?
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Domain name in a WordPress Network

I have a domain-based network. Blogs are like: blog1.domain.com blog2.domain.com One of these blogs needs to be migrated to a domain blog1.com, but without leave the network. I know I have to poing ...
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How do I maintain static directories on multisite subdomains?

I'm trying to migrate from multiple subdomain blogs to WP multisite. The one stumbling block is that I'm pretty sure the static files and directories on my subdomains will not be found; each of my ...
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How to show only blog-domain instead of the whole permalink in the loop

I wanna show the blog URL instead of the whole post URL in my loop. The reason is that I use Wordpress multiblog with sitewide tags, so on my front-page of the main blog I'm showing the 10 last ...
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Installing WP twice in same Directory?

I have a website that has Wordpress installed in the root directory / I have another website, that's contents is within that root directory, /seperatesite/ that stores a separate, small, splash page ...
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muliple wordpress installs (network) on different databases

I've installed a network for the main domain and the sub.domain.com It works, but I do prefer to maintain in separate databases, how do I do this? Thanks
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Handling embedded videos in excerpts

Background: I have a multisite install, where users have their own blogs. I'm working on a page for the main site which will list the most recently updated blogs and excerpts from the first three (WIP ...
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possible to combine sites that have lots of content, into multisite?

i run 3 wordpress sites. they are each on different installations. i don't really want to combine them right now because i'm not very proficient technically, with wordpress, but i might want to ...
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Managing database tables in WordPress multisite

I'm working on plugin that creates and stores some data in database table (using global $wpdb->base_prefix). In WordPress multisite I want sub-website owners to have access only to data that they've ...
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Remove default post types on all sites except primary blog. WPMU

I'm trying to come up with a solution that would allow me to remove the default post types (pages, posts, comments, links, etc) from all the multi-site blogs EXECEPT the primary blog. It will remain ...
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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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What is the most efficient way to have two “blogs” on one site?

What I want: Two wordpress blogs with separate cats and tags reggi.com/portfolio/category/example reggi.com/blog/category/example reggi.com/portfolio/tags/example reggi.com/blog/tags/example Site ...
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Wordpress multisite,use same cookies across all website?

Hi is this posible to use same custom cookies across all blogs?Can someone help me with this?
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Within the database, where is the flag which says that a user has Super Admin rights?

I have an user in a Wordpress Multisite installation and have access to the Mysql database, I would like to give myself super-admin rights to access the wp-admin/network page. Where can I do it on ...
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How to add field for new site-wide option on Network Settings screen?

I'm working on a plugin, and part of it involves setting an option value that applies to all sites in a WordPress network. I know about the add_site_option and get_site_option functions that let you ...
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Sub-directory blog on a sub-domain WordPress network site

I have a WordPress Network install with the individual sites installed on subdomains. example.com a.example.com b.example.com I would now like to launch a blog on each of the sites. It'd like 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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Sites network with sub-folders

I want to create sites network. I was following with this tutorial: http://codex.wordpress.org/Create_A_Network Unfortunately it doesn't works. I the admin panel I do not have any links to manage the ...
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Network: retrieve a list of latest posts

I need to list all the latest x posts from the whole Network in my WordPress Network. I am already using the Sitewide Tags plugin to collect all posts in a separate blog, but I also need to list the ...
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“Master” Wordpress Multisite - Database Sync

I've had an idea in my head about creating a Wordpress Multisite environment that would have Plugins along with them that would not only have "default" settings, but be able to update each blog's ...
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Create unique robots.txt for every site on multisite-installation

Does anyone know how I can have a unique robots.txt file for every domain served by my wp-multisite-installation? I did a search on plugins but couldn't find anything suitable.
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In a subdomain network, what .htaccess settings can I use to have WP ignore requests to one subdomain?

I have a subdomain network installed at, say http://example.com. I need to have my webmail running at http://webmail.example.com. When I go to this domain it redirects to a page for creating a new ...
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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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upgrade from WPMU 2.9.2 to WP 3.2.1

I am running WPMU 2.9.2 and want to update to WP 3.2.1. As I understand it, WP 3 took in WPMU. I imagine that involved some big changes to the implementation of WPMU. What steps do I need to take ...
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How to set configuration options for particular sub blogs?

Is it possible to set configuration options such as DEBUG mode only for specific sub blogs in a wordpress multisite installation? If so, how?
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Multisite non-www domain redirects to sign-up

I have Multisite enabled and can only view my site with the "www". When I try without the "www" it sends me to the sign-up page and says 'Registration has been disabled.' www.domain.com/portfolio ...
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How to Check If A Plugin Is Enabled Through API?

How to find out if a particular plugin is enabled in a sub-blog in a multisite blog?
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Multisite and users being listed on network administration dashboard and not main site dashboard

I have a main site that is a buddypress site. I later converted main site to a multisite configuration. Now, when people sign up they are put on my network administration dashboard as a user and not ...
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How does WordPress tell which post is from which site in a multisite setup?

I'm aware that WordPress stores all the post content of a multisite in the same database table and I was just wondering how it internally differentiates post content from one blog to the other?
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Multisite Create New Blog Plugin

Looking for a plugin that displays a form for visitors to create a new blog on a network, where they can answer a few basic questions on a form along with some admin options for me to tweak. Any ...
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Some users getting a 404 when previewing draft posts/pages

I have a WP network and have found that users with roles other than "super user" (admins, editors, authors, etc.) are getting a 404 when trying to preview draft posts/pages/custom post types. Any ...
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How to get values from network settings panel?

I'm using wordpress 3.3. I've created a plugin My plugin details: My plugin creates a sub menu under Network settings and create two form fields to define adsense code (200 x 200 ad, 300 x 250 ad). ...
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Where should I store global data for my multi-site WordPress plugin?

I wrote a plugin for WordPress which has a few user-configurable settings that are stored using WordPress's suggested method. I know they are saved in the wp_options table, but that is abstracted by ...
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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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Has anyone experience w/ WordPress (MultiSite) hidden users (possibly hacked)?

I have 2 WordPress MultiSite installs (on different accounts, but under the same HostGator reseller a/c) and both seem to have been compromised. I say "compromised" because the user_logins have been ...