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

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Can tables in WordPress Multisite be combined?

I inherited medium size wordpress multi installation. At the time there were only about 20 different sites, each with their own set of database tables. We now have about 120 sites and over 3,200 ...
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Creating a multilingual multisite

I would like to create a WordPress installation that manages several domains, from what I've read I need to use WordPress multisite for this, but the scenario is a little more specific than that, the ...
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Issue removing Media Editor Tabs — Duplicate Items

I'm following the advice found in several places to remove tabs by using the following filter. However, the same number of tabs appear, the last one is simply displayed x number of times. I'm running ...
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Multiple DNS domains/aliases pointing at the same WordPress MU Domain Mapping domain

I have a WordPress MU Domain Mapping site with two sites - www.example.com/blog and foo.example.com/foo-blog. WordPress is on a separate server to www.example.com/, we've been using Varnish to ...
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When multisite is active, embedding youtube videos/instagram photos, etc, doesn't work

for some reason when multisite is active it's not possible for editors to embed anything, all the HTML tags are stripped, super admins can embed youtube videos, but neither can embed instagram posts. ...
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Win7 Pro localhost only: Multiple instances of WAMP and WordPress, Separate projects with separate databases

(I did a forum search and didn't find the specifics I was looking for.) About 2 weeks ago I installed WAMP and WordPress 4.2.2 on my Win7 pc and I'm teaching myself the basics of WordPress. Now I ...
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How to duplicate the entire WP Multisite

I have a Wordpress Multisite that runs on a domain.NET This domain was used for development and testing. Now, I need to DUPLICATE the entire Multisite including DB, plugins and everything else and ...
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Responsive Wordress Site - Serve different post types to each device

I currently run a multisite wordpress website. for example: wwww.domain.com www.domain.com/mobile www.domain.com/tablet With a separate WP install on each sub domain. I would like to optimise ...
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Wordpress multisite move to sub domains

I am trying to setup a staging area for a client that has a Wordpress multisite, containing 3 sites. The site is currently at www.xxx.xx and the staging server should be www.dev.xxx.xx I have moved ...
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How to Use WordPress SQL Database on Sub-domains or Directory

I have a domain website.com in English and want to translate a directory to Spanish website.com/es taking exact content from website.com Question: How can I use same database on this directory?
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How to disable the default WordPress redirect to non-www URLs?

I am trying to redirect all non-www to www URLs in my WordPress MultiSite install. I am using a simple .htaccess rule like this: # Redirect non-www to www: RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www\. [NC] ...
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How to reliably flush rewrite rules on multisite?

Let's say you have a plugin which need to flush rewrite rules. You do it all properly with activation hook and adding flush late, so everything is smooth and compatible. And then one fine day someone ...
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Nginx — Wordpress multisite with root folder in own directory

I have my Wordpress files in a directory called wed. I also have the following rewrite rules in my Nginx config: if (!-e $request_filename){ rewrite /wp-admin$ $scheme://$host$uri/ last; ...
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How to install another script with a multisite installation?

I'm running a WP multisite install that uses subdomains and domain mapping for networked sites. I need to install another script in the same cPanel (Blesta, for billing purposes). The only subdomain ...
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Adding new user on Multisite - skip activation, but send login details

In our Multisite setup, we need to be able to add new users without needing them to confirm their email, but we need also them to be sent their username and password. I seem to be able to get one or ...
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Need help sorting “My Sites” Alphabetically

I have 40+ sites showing up in the "My Sites" page with more planned. Unfortunately WordPress doesn't sort them alphabetically, and that makes it a pain to move from site to site during routine ...
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Removing base slug from hierarchical custom post type on a WordPress Multi-site

So, I’ve been trying to remove the base slug from a hierarchical custom post type on a multi-site build for the past week or so, and haven’t found anything that actually works yet. The post type is ...
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Synchronising Multisite Roles

I am trying to set up roles synced between a multisite master site and a sub site. I read the info here How to sync roles across Multisite?, but am not 100% clear on how to implement this. In my use ...
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How to consolidate all sitemaps in a multisite network?

I have a multisite installation with quite a lot sites on subdomains. The problem is that all multisite sitemap plugins create a separate sitemap for each site. I do not want to have to add dozens of ...
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WordPress and SQL - Update and Insert from another table if column value doesn't exist

Stuck with some mysql for my wordpress site. All within 1 DB. I am attempting to update wp_options table from wp_2_options (Multisite). They both have option_name (unique_key) and option_value ...
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Get upload URL by blog ID in multisite

The essence of the question is, I'm looking for a solution like this: $blog_upload_dir_info = wp_upload_dir( $date, $blog_ID ); $blog_upload_url = $blog_upload_dir_info[ 'baseurl' ]; Where ...
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Multisite Domain Mapping with SSL

I've done some searching but couldn't find this issue elsewhere, apologies if this has already been discussed elsewhere. I've set up a Multisite install; and am trying to set up domain mapping for ...
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Multisite database upgrade SSL error

I have upgraded my Multisite setup WordPress to 3.6.1. And after that, when I do Network Upgrade > Database Upgrade it's showing: Warning! Problem updating http://www.example.com/site1. Your ...
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Changing Multisite themes on mass

I want to start a new theme for my Multsite install instead of simply modifying the current theme. The problem is I have a lot of sites running on Multsite so it would be a little painful to change ...
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WordPress Multisite Wildcard Subdomains on Plesk

I've followed the instructions here on how to configure wildcard subdomains for my multisite setup on Plesk but can't quite get it to work. Everything functions as it should in the backend: I can ...
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Using Multisite with a CDN?

I'm running Wordpress Multisite hosted with Bluehost, and only have 5 low volume sites. My site load time has been awful recently, so I've used Lazy Load, DB optimization, Smush.it, and Quick Cache to ...
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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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A search box for all sites - Multisite

I have setup a few websites with Multisite. I have different topics in my website. Therefore, i have created topic1.mysite.com, topic2.mysite.com, topic3.mysite.com Let me explain how the look i want ...
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I'm trying to create security question field for my login page

For the last 2 hours I've trying to create a mu plugin that requires the user to answer a question first, so he can login in the website. It is "What is the name of the white horse of Napoleon?", so ...
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How to tell if a plugin is multisite compatible?

As a WordPress admin newbie, I just went through my first non-automatic WordPress upgrade. I upgraded five different WordPress installs from 4.1.3 to 4.2. They all refer to different web sites ...
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What is the correct way to map multiple domains in a WordPress 4.1 multisite install?

I'm aware of this question and others but have not found a definitive answer to how a domain should be set up with multisite so that www and non-www variants behave correctly. I believe I have ...
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get_current_blog_id returns 1 in multisite setting

I am encountering rather a weirdo situation here. I am currently on a multisite and created a site. This site has a blog id of 3. However, whenever I call get_current_blog_id() it returns 1 (which is ...
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Shared table across network

Im currently creating a plugin that will read an xml file and import the data into 4 tables on a wordpress multisite. the tables are rather large, with ALOT of columns, so the post table is not ...
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Can't add user to blog on registration (Multisite)

I'm trying to add a users to a specific blog with a role chosen by the user at registration. I'm able to add the desired role to meta with this: add_filter( 'add_signup_meta', 'add_register_meta' ...
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Multisite new users get activation and credential email at the same time

I've been working on adding an extra field to the registration process in multisite, and it's working for the most part, but I've noticed that users are being activated automatically, before them ...
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Access Restricting Multi site while giving plugin and theme editing option

In a multisite environment, if site admins can add their own themes and plugins, they can also see other site files. Is it possible to restrict such access? I do not want one site admin to see options ...
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Are nested subdomains possible with a subdomain multisite?

I currently have a multisite using sub domains setup, which works well so far: example.com (main site) site1.example.com site2.example.com site3.example.com The question now is whether it's ...
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Best way to assign role to user across entire multisite?

We have a content editor role that allows only editing pages/posts, but this user should be able to edit posts/pages on ANY site in the network. The problem is that these users don't have a role on ...
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Assign user to blog and role on signup (Multisite)

This is the code I have, but I think I may be using the wrong hook, or perhaps it has to do with the whole activation mechanism, but it's not actually doing it. The role picker does show up, but after ...
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Multilingual multisite > customisable footer across different sites with widgets?

I'd like to keep the structure of the footer similar across all sites using the same Theme. However, each site would need different content in their footer. Here's a concrete example - for Site A: ...
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Unique post-id for Wordpress Multisite Network

As the title says, is there any way to make sure that posts from subdomains, in a Multisite Network, can use different ids? The reason for this, is because I'm using WP Favorite Posts plugin, and ...
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Which is the recommended method to transfer a wordpress site to wordpress Multisite?

I want to create a wordpress site on my local server and then trasfer it into another server that runs a wordpress multisite installation. Which way is safer to follow: a) install a wordpress single ...
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DB connection error after copying a WordPress Multisite instance to a second location

Here's my setup. I have a Multisite instance running at http://example.com, and I want to do development and staging. Moving an existing Multisite instance of WP onto localhost is a nightmare, so I'm ...
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Error establishing a database connection - Multi-site with subsite don't exisit [duplicate]

I have a multi site setup to which I have placed define( 'NOBLOGREDIRECT', 'http://www.example.com' ); In the wp-config.php file However when I visit a site which dose not exist (e.g. ...
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Multisite > Edit Site > Themes - what are these themes?

I'm looking at the Dashboard of a specific site in a Multisite setup using WordPress 4.0.1. If I go to Edit Site (by mousing over the Home icon at the top) the Info tab gives some information about ...
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Multisite - change path of current site

I've got a multisite with a site that has a path /sites/A. I'd like to host it as follows /sites/department/A. However when I change the Path under Sites > Info to /sites/department/A (and tick the ...
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How to Structure a Wordpress Installation for a Theme Developer Site?

I want to start developing premium themes for Wordpress. I have seen just about every theme developer site allow you to view demos of their themes. So my question is... What is the best way to set ...
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Multisite infinite redirect loop

I cannot login to dashboard after installing multisite - I have infinite redirect loop to login page. Here is what I have added to wp-config /* Multisite */ define( 'WP_ALLOW_MULTISITE', true ); ...
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Paginate Multisite Attachment WP_Query

I am working on a multisite blog network where I need to display x post per page and navigation at the of the bottom list. My code will not display a pagination at the bottom and displays x post per ...
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How do I share categories across selected sites in a Multisite setup

I've got a Multisite network that looks something like this: Site A Site B Site C Site D Site E and have a set of Categories like this: Category A Category B Category C Category D Category E ...