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

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Multisite - create new site with precreated pages, menu etc

I'm developing a site, where users will be creating their own sub-sites. On new site creation, I would need to prefill it with some Pages, Menu settings etc. Is there an easy way to do this, any ...
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Wordpress Multisite: Have the same header and footer of main-blog on all sub-blogs

I'm trying to do the following: I have a Main-Blog and dozens of subblogs. I want all the subblogs to use the same theme (or child-theme, not sure yet) but have the same navigationitems of the ...
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Pull posts from another wordpress install on same server

I've searched already and couldn't find anything tailored to my specific problem, apologies if it has already been asked though. I have a public Wordpress install and a members only one on a ...
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Multisite, sharing content by URL

I have a network of two sites, A.example.com and B.example.com. I'd like it so that if I create a page on A with a permalink of /Widgets I can access it on B using the same relative permalink but ...
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Should multi-language site using multi-site architecture have default language in base site?

I am setting up a multi-language site using wordpress multi-site and wanted some feedback on the best approach/best practice. I will have the following languages: en, sa, de, ru. en is default. ...
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Wordpress Installation for multi-domains with nginx and php-fpm

I am new to Wordpress. I googled around but could not find precise steps to install Wordpress with nginx multi-site configuration. I want to install wordpress 3.3.1 on Ubuntu 11.10. I already ...
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Same footer on all multisites blogs

There is any way of using the main site footer (blog id =1) on all the network sites. I want to have the same footer in all the network. On the main site i got a theme and the child sites created by ...
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Is there a way to share content amongst wordpress sites

We have a set of five health blogs which have been running for about six months. Other than using the same theme (styled slightly differently for each one), they are currently completely separate. We ...
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Multiple blogs, different domain names, one install to rule them all

I've read a couple questions/answers on here but still am a little bit confused. My goal: To have domain1.com and domain2.com under one wordpress installation but have different content (separate ...
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List Recent Comments from Across a Multi-site Network

I'm look for a custom SQL query that will let me pull in the latest comments from across a WP multi-site install. The end result will be identical to a regular recent comments widget, but from all ...
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Get all terms inside a specific taxonomy in a multisite

I have a father blog / main blog inside a multisite that has a specific taxonomy with 20+ terms inside it. i just need a list of all the terms inside that taxonomy... i dont mind quering using WPDB ...
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How to protect specific uploaded files from being accessed by non-logged-in users in WP-multisite

I have a question that I thought the below thread would provide the answer to, but things in WP have changed so it doesn't quite do it, although it helped my understanding of things. How to protect ...
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add_rewrite_rule not registering on Multisite

I have a multisite install of WordPress. I have installed the plugin Monkeyman Rewrite Analyzer so I can see all the rules I have registered. The code below is how I am registering the rule: ...
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Multisite: How to define and limit a Custom Post Type to specific sites?

I have 2 sites on a Multisite network: A) Primary.com B) Secondary.com The primary site has a custom post type called, "primary_site_employees." I do not want the Secondary site to have access to ...
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How to move theme directory but not plugins/uploads out of WordPress root directory?

I am trying to set up a few local multisite installs that will share the same themes folder, but have separate upload and plugin folders that will be in the usual places in wp-content. UPDATED: ...
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Redirecting non www to www ONLY for domain, subdomain without www

How to set htaccess to such examples in a Wordpress Multisite: domain.com - redirect to - www.domain.com sudomain.domain.com - no redirect I have a Error 310 (net::ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS) when my ...
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Global Parent theme for all sites

I have 15 different wordpress sites installed on my server. They are independent installations , not multisite. I have developed a parent theme and copied it in all sites. Now whenever I have to make ...
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Wordpress Multisite - is it possible to put the main site in a subdirectory?

I am creating a site that has different language versions and the requirement from the client is that all language versions are: A different site on a Multisite setup They all have address like ...
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Turn off trackback/pingbacks and comments on all existing multisite sites

I want to turn of trackbacks and pingbacks. Is there a way to turn them off on all existing posts and pages on all sites within a multi-site install? Then set the option not to allow trackback and ...
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Migrating WPMS from apache to IIS7 causes Database Error

// Be sure to read the updates at the bottom I have a large multisite installation hosted on XAMPP on an XP 2003 server and am trying to move it from XAMPP/Apache to a new Windows 2008 server with ...
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W3 Total Cache - How to disable “Performance” menu under multisite? [closed]

I am running a multisite install with domain mapping and W3 Total Cache set up on each of the sites. I don't use a network in the traditional sense - each site is generally independent. I only have ...
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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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How do I query all posts of one type across my multisite installation?

I have a multisite wordpress installation with 5 sites, and within each site there are the same 4 custom post type, I want to query the latest 5 posts across all sites where the post_type is gallery ...
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Network-Wide Plugin Settings Management

I'm using Wordpress 3.1.2, and have three blogs in a wordpress network. I would like to change some settings for a specific plugin, but have the changes applied to all the blogs on the network. I ...
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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 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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share login/logout sessions across two installs?

I'm having some issues sharing the user sessions across two installs. (a) site on http://stolenmx.com (b) site on http://arcade.stolenmx.com I have installed B in the same database as A and I have ...
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Multisite wp-admin redirect loop

I have a subdirectory multisite setup, it all works fine apart from one small issue... The sites are setup in the following structure: http://domain.com/blogs/ http://domain.com/blogs/second/ ...
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After setting up multisite on localhost, requests to localhost redirect to production domain

After setting up multisite on http://localhost, requests to http://localhost redirect to http://production-domain.com (Including "Log In"). Where is the production domain information even being ...
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How to change a WordPress network domain

I recently moved my WordPress network to a new domain and thought I had updated every reference to that domin, however I was wrong. I searched high and low for the answey, but alas I could find it no ...
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How to add new sites and map a custom domain in WordPress Multisite?

I have a wordpress multisite installation on a domain. I defined each site as a sub-domain. For Example: www.example.com -- Main Domain www.test1.example.com --- is the another site similarly I have ...
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Copy site from one multisite to another

I have a live multisite and a development version of the live multisite. The top level sites are different, but all the other sites are (or more accurately, will be) the same. I need to export one of ...
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How to save values of a custom input field on the Network > Site Info screen

I'm struggle with implementing a custom input field on the screen of a Site Info in a Network. I've managed to create a field with help of this post but i have problems with saving the value. When i ...
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Is there an advantage of using multisite if I have multiple WordPress websites for myself?

I have multiple WordPress websites, they all have their own domain and are standalone. Is there an advantage of using multisite? Or is my current setup good?
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How can I write a rewrite rule to appear to move a multisite?

As we concluded in my question about trying to change the url of a multisite the simplest solution might be to add a rewrite rule, since it is infact only the end result that I'm concerned about here. ...
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Trying to change the url of a new site

I installed Wordpress a year ago and have been using it as a single user quite contentedly. Recently I was asked if I could let someone else setup a blog under my site. Multisite was the answer and ...
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Automatically Share Posts Across Wordpress Multisite

I've read through variations of this question, and seen a few plugin suggestions, but haven't been able to get anything to work. Basically I have a multisite network set up and working. The set up ...
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WPMU Hook for archive or deactivate blog?

I am trying to automatically clear the blog's cache when it is Archived (or Deactivated is fine) in a Multisite install. This is useful for anyone using a caching program like WP Super Cache as an ...
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restore_current_blog() vs. multiple switch_to_blog() followed by removing $GLOBALS['_wp_switched_stack']

Related to this answer, which states After every instance of switch_to_blog() you need to call restore_current_blog() otherwise WP will think it is in a "switched" mode and can potentially return ...
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Synchronizing Two WordPress Sites Content

I've googled a lot, and I do have found answers at WordPress SE and at stackoverflow.com. However, the answers are somewhat incomplete or doesn't work at all. Here I'll explain my problem in detail, ...
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Limit blogs creation

someone knows how to limit the number of blogs creation in a wordpress multisite? (3.6.1). In the wordpress plugins repository there is this plugin, but It doesn't work, I think it's not up to date. ...
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wp_logout_url isn't forwarding to correct link

I set my site up at parentsite.com/childsite. When the site was there my logout button worked correctly and logged the users out and brought them back to the homepage. Here's what the code was: <a ...
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Emailing only the users of a MultiSites Sub-Sites

Context: Creating a MultiSite in which each Sub-Site will have it's own set of users that they belong to. These users are only able to view their own site. I was wondering what the easiest way to ...
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Add new domain to 'My Sites' using network admin

Over a year ago this multi-domain Wordpress was set up by myself and a colleague using the Network Admin tool. There are 5 sites on different domains and it works fine: I now need to add further ...
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Using “/blog” as a site with Wordpress Multi-Site

I have Wordpress installed in the root directory, and plan to use the domain.tld as a portfolio and domain.tld/blog as personal blog site. Since the blog keyword is reserved in Wordpress and can't be ...
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Creating a subdomain network in a subdomain

I've installed Wordpress on subdomain.domain.com. I've enabled the Wordpress Network on this installation, choosing a subdomain install. I've created a wildcard subdomain in cpanel, which is ...
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WordPress network: set themes and plugins for new blog

How can I enable specific themes and plugins for new blogs that have been created with wpmu_create_blog? I'd like to set the themes and plugins in code rather than having a person manually set them in ...
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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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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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favicon and multi site

what about if you are on a multi site install, where would you put the favicon to have it automaticallly recognized by the browser (and no blot the code with link tag)cause there is no real root per ...