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

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What changes we need to make to a theme so it can be installed as a MU Theme?

I downloaded the free Wootheme Irrestible and if installed on a stand alone Wordpress, works very well. Now, if we enable Multiple Sites on 3.x and set this theme to be the theme of a new site it ...
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BLOG_ID_CURRENT_SITE vs. SITE_ID_CURRENT_SITE in WordPress Multisite?

I've been trying to figure out why we have the constants BLOG_ID_CURRENT_SITE and SITE_ID_CURRENT_SITE (vs. hardcoding them to be equal to 1), what exactly the differences are, and when either of them ...
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Outputting Canonical Resource URLs Across a Multisite Network?

Say a theme "foo" is used on across a network of sites. In each site, all the theme resources (.css, .js, etc.) will have distinct URLs: http://network/siteA/wp-content/themes/foo/style.css ...
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How can I create a multisite global tag cloud?

I have a WordPress multisite installation. I need to create a sitewide tagcloud on the main blog. How can I do that ?
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Replacing the default content created while the site creation

How do you replace the default title for first comment? Mr WordPress on Hello world! I could not able to locate this in theme's comments.php file I want to edit the title 'Mr wordpress on Hello ...
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Exclude plugins on Main site on Multisite installation?

I am using wordpress Multisite installation . 1)I want to run my website faster .Especially the main site.There are near about 50 plugins .I want to exclude many of these plugins on Main site and ...
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Steps for Moving Multiple WordPress Installs to a Multisite Install?

(Moderator's Note: Original title was: "Steps to move multiple wordpress installations to a WP MU installation") Any tips on moving multiple WordPress installations to a single Multisite[1] ...
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How to get blog-id of an MU site from functions.php

How can one determine, from functions.php, the blog-id of the site (or alternately, the path to the media directory)?
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Has WP and MU fully merged?

I'd heard that WP and MU were fully merging in WP 3.0. Did this happen? Is it now just a matter of installing the latest version of WP and turning on a multiple blog support switch...or is it more ...
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Sitewide category terms

I'm looking to implement standard category terms across a network of multisite blogs. The aim is: create a category on one blog (or the root blog), and it is created on all blogs each blog will ...
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Are page/post IDs unique across a whole network?

If I have a page with ID 123, I know my template file page-123.php will be called to render it, but if my theme is used across a network, could a page in a different site also have ID 123? I assume, ...
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How do I change discussion settings for all blogs in multisite?

I have a multisite with subdirectories. I want to change the discussion setting so that all comments will be automatically approved. If there will be need for moderation they will be deleted later. ...
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What are the differences in capabilities between the super-administrator and administrator?

What are the capabilities that a super-administrator has that an administrator does not have? The codex page on user capabilities does not have a list of capabilities of the super-admin. It lists ...
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Installing One Plugin on a Few Blogs on a MultiSite

I would like to install a plugin on 3 out of the 20 blogs I have going on my MutliSite WP 3.0. Is this possible?
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Why would switch_to_blog stop working?

I'm using the Multisite functionality of WordPress 3.0, and I have a network of sites built where I display one random post from one of the subsites on the main site's front page. I accomplish this, ...
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What type of Google tracking should I use?

I have WP Multisite and now I want to track the different sites. I'm using Multisite Domain Mapping to map www.mysite.com to http://subsite.mysite.com My questions is: a) Do I need to add the same ...
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How to test for MU via functions.php?

What is the call to determine, from a theme's functions.php whether the site is an MU site or not? Updated with answer: $dir = is_multisite() ? ...
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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 ...
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How Is Network Activate Different From Activate (by Implementation)?

How is plugin network activate different from normal activation by implementation? What is done/not done in network activation that is done/not done in activation?
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How To Modify New Sub Blog Immediately When Super Administrator Creates It?

I want to trigger a function in a plugin when a new sub-blog is created in a multisite set up of WordPress. Is it possible? If so, to which action/filter should I hook? The motivation here is to ...
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One WordPress install for main site at domain.com and blog at blog.domain.com?

I asked this before over at the WordPress forums some time ago, before WP3 with MU was released and I think it's relevant that I ask it again, here instead, cause of WP3. Basically I want to have my ...
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Make theme settings support multisite enabled (WordPress Mu) site

recently I found a problem is that all custom theme settings written by theme author are not working for a multisite enabled site. I've checked several themes and thought this workaround may help: ...
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Should I use a multisite installation to achieve a multi-language site?

This is partly a follow up to my earlier question: How can I make a site viewable in multiple languages?. It turns out the client wants to have the content manually translated, rather than using ...
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In multisite environment which is the most Popular blog?

In a wordpress multisite - selfhosted environment:- how to know which blog has highest number of visitors ? how to know which blog has highest number of comments and posts ?
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Replicate network plugins without having to configure it for each subsite?

I was wondering if there is a simple way to replicate my configurations for all the subsites once i have activated a network plugin without having to go thru each and configure it manually ? Upgrade ...
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How to make sexy bookmarks plugin work in WPMU

We have Wordpress 3.0 working as multi site, and we want all the blogs in the system to have the plugin "sexy bookmarks". But it seems to be working only in the main blog. Does anyone know how to make ...
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How to get last_updated and newest_blogs in WP 3.0

We were using WPMU version 2.9.1, in which we had a plugin - Fimii WPMU Stats mu-plugin - that showed us last updated blogs, and newest blogs. We now upgraded to Wodpress 3.0, and the commands for the ...
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My Category is too big on the Menu what can i do?

Currently I have a small amount of 100 categories and my MENU goes crazy big and I would like to be able to do 2 things if possible: First category menu with limited amount categories sorted by hits ...
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Poor performance on multisite install

I have my multisite site up and running the main site is mikewills.me. The big problem I am having is performance. It can take several seconds before anything starts showing up. Obviously, this is ...
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convert from single site to multisite (network) with existing subdomains

We currently use wordpress to manage our website under our main domain. We also have a few subdomain under which different applications run. www.example.com // our main website, running wordpress ...
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WordPress 3 Multisite using subdomains.- DNS on Cpanel question

using google to search for answers to how to setup a cpanel"based" domain to use with WordPress 3 Multisite using subdomains (subdomain1.domain.com, subdomain2.domain.com etc.) answer: "just go to ...
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Sitemap Plugin for WordPress Network

Is there a plugin similar to the Google Sitemap plugin that works for a mutli-site install?
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Problem in logging in as admin

When I am trying to login as admin to my site I am redirecting to another unknown page. The login page is pointed to a page-Id2 .I don't understand why it is happened and how to solve it. The links ...
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Multisite on Rackspace Cloud (ubuntu lucid)

First post in this astonishing exchange. Glad to be here. I've installed WP3 on Rackspace Cloud, under an Ubuntu Lucid installation, properly configured all the multisite dependancies, network blogs ...
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Running several WordPress sites on same core / plugins?

Is it possible to run more than one site on the same WordPress core and a set of plugins? I want to be able to have custom plugins and themes for each site, but have a base set that is the same, to ...
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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 ...
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In WordPress 3.x, I can't access posts from all blogs in the network

I use WordPress a ton, but I'm somewhat new to multisite. Now that 3.0 has brought multisite into the main core, shouldn't there be an easy loop function that allows you to display the most recent ...
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Weird Issue with load balanced WP 3.0 setup

I have a wordpress MU (3.0.1) setup (upgraded from 2.9.2). It runs on 4 instances, load balanced, and all 4 connect to same database. Now, when only one instance is running, it is working fine... ...
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I w'd like to know If there are simple solutions to integrate other CMSs to wordpress

I w'd like to know If I can Integrate my other web-sites created to my wordpress multisite using the CMSs like Dolphin ( integration discussion ) Oxwall status.net sharetronix peoplepods ...
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How to use Multiple-Domains in one Multi-Site Installation?

I have created a Multi-Site and want to help my friends to create Sub-sites under it.I also have Idea to offer 3 choices to chose from the domain names they wish . For Example : My main ...
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Multi-Site Plugin Activated (Not Network-Activated), What Happens?

Hey guys. I am working on a plugin and I am trying to figure out all of the possible scenarios in which the plugin can be used. I am aware of the new Multi-Site feature. If the plugin is network ...
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Creating Custom Roles for use on a WordPress Multi-site Instance?

We have a large site that consists of a number of smaller websites. We are looking at replacing our current CMS with WordPress. The only problem is that we need to create a custom role (kind of in ...
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Does any one have Idea to get these functionalities with the plugin wp-multi-network

I am using the plugin wp-multi-network(http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-multi-network/) to maintain child networks under multi site.Using this I can create child networks.But I can’t set sign up ...
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how or where wordress collect unlogged user session

i see the pattern in some theme where we can collect session of unlogged user. for example, in a comment form: After user commenting, user can see that the their comment is waiting for a moderation. ...
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How do I transition multiple installations to a single Multisite installation?

I have a client who runs 8 different blogs, currently on 8 separate installations of WordPress. I'm trying to encourage them to move to a single MS installation instead to make it easier (mostly on ...
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Is there a way to trigger an automatic import of a WP backup on creation of a new WP multisite site?

I have a WP backup file of sample content I use when I set up a new site on my WP multisite install (I use it for theme dev work for clients). Is there a way to trigger the import function to fire ...
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Multi site clarification

I've done some reading about multisite over at WordPress.org and looking to see if I'm understanding correctly. My current blog domain is somewhat locale restricted by name. However, much of my ...
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WordPress Network Feature

I have to create a simple network of websites (different sub-domains) using WordPress. There are just going to be 3 or 4 such websites. I know that WordPress MU was integrated directly within ...