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

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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 ...
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Is it possible to add the user avatar & name in the header?

I have a WordPress multisite and setting it up for a specific use. I have setup my WordPress multisite so when a user registers, that user can only create one site and that user is the only ...
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wordpress multisite with multi domain on single wordpress instance

I have a language specific multiple website on a single wordpress instance this is working fine now i want to run same wordpress instance even same database on two different domains. For eg. i have ...
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Multisite vs Plugins for page load times

I have a community news site with many newsfeeds, images, and page load time is an issue. Would it be better for page speed if I was to have less plugins on the main site, and enable multisite with ...
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Domain Mapping a path-based multisite

Using WordPress 4.1.1 and WordPress MU Domain Mapping 0.5.5.1 plugin on a LAMP server. We have a multisite installation with the main site at www.example.com and language specific sites at ...
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Different back-end colour scheme for the different sites of a multisite

Is it possible to have a different back-end colour scheme selected for the different sites of a multisite? i.e. "Sunrise" for Site A and "Midnight" for Site B If it's not possible for the user to ...
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multisite 404 error for subdirectory

I am attempting to create a multisite as a subdirectory and I have followed the network instructions to the 'T'. The multisite seems to be set up correctly, the .htaccess and wp-config.php files seem ...
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How to run WP Cron the right way?

I have WordPress Multisite with several sites. I set up DISABLE_WP_CRON to true in my wp-config.php. How to run wp-cron.php the right way? If we set up cron task with wget or curl we have 30 sec ...
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Should I use MultiSite for a subdomain based wp site?

I know the question is asked alot of times, but what I am trying to create is a network under the same site. example.com a.example.com b.example.com a.b.example.com and it goes on. With example.com ...
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Changed sub-site path and now 404

I was running a multi-site on www.madeinindia.club i have made a sub-site with www.madeinindia.club/work-space and now i changed the path to www.madeinindia.club/karmabhoomi but it is not accessible ...
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Multisite and Page speed question

I have been building a community news site, that pulls in newsfeeds from everywhere. There is a classifieds, events, business directory, local deals, shopping, birth announcements, etc. My page load ...
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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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User registration problem on multisites web

I'm using a multisite setting in my website. Where I had install WP on something.web.com where I have some content, menu, plugins atd. I set network admin with Domain Mapping and I have second domain ...
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WordPress Multisite with multiple domains using Nginx

I'm growing grey hair here. I've tried so many things and yet I can't get a grasp on how to set this up. Found tons of guides but no one goes through all aspects, which are: A single WP Multisite ...
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How to find the site ID on a single site and then add new post with “`multipart/form-data” enctype?

We have a WordPress site (single site), and I want to post things using the REST API Can someone tell me what ID I should use for parameter $site and where I can find this ID? (Note: I have zero WP ...
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Setting up a multilingual wordpress site

I am trying to set up a multilingual site using wordpress. I went through Each language in its own WordPress installation and decided to use this option: Plugins like Multisite Language Switcher ...
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How to properly force https and www on multisite

I have a wordpress multisite in network mode via wp multi network plugin. I've been trying to use .htaccess rules to force all urls to be https://www. eg: https://domain.com to ...
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Created blog but did not visit the site: roles not defined

I am encountering a problem. I am on a multisite setting and I would like to create a blog and then before visiting them want to count how many users with certain roles are included in that site. So, ...
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Why are my roles not visible in a Multi-site/Network?

My network is showing roles in some sites and not in others. For some reason that I can't explain, when I add a new user, I have no role to choose from on the drop down box of a sub-site in my ...
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WordPress multisite - Bitnami

I usually install WordPress using the standard WordPress installer. I mainly use multisite. I've just installed xampp by Bitnami and there seems to be a Bitnami WordPress installer they're offering. ...
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Can't import posts in multisite

I set up a multisite in my local environment (MAMP), and when I try to import posts in either of the 2 sites I have, I get this error: Sorry, there has been an error. File is empty. Please ...
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WordPress MultiSite Redirection

I have WordPress 4.1.1 installed on CentOS 7 as a MultiSite installation and "AllowOverride" has been set to "ALL" within /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf. Therefore PERMALINKS as set within each ...
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Multisite Redirect for Home Page Only

I am trying to get the home page only (index) of specific blogs in my multisite instance to redirect to another URL entirely. I want people to be able to resolve links to individual pages/articles, ...
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WordPress Multisite on IIS 8.5 - options.php not found on save changes

I've just installed a fresh WordPress on IIS 8.5 and configured it to work with sub-directories. On the primary site everything works fine, but... The problem occurs on the sub-sites that are created ...
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Installed in root, want second in subdirectory

Current situation I am trying to plan ahead and avoid any grievous pitfalls and/or headaches in adding a second domain/site for a client. WP is currently installed in root The client wants a second ...
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Nice font not working when http to https - SSL Issue

I have two questions here about SSL actually. This is my very first time using ssl for website. 1st question: I have recently purchased an ssl for my websites. I have a nice font for my website which ...
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Multisite, different domains, optional subdirectory, and htaccess

Here's the situation: Configuration I have a WordPress multisite setup where different sites are on different domains. Some of those sites are contained in a subfolder in their domain, some are not. ...
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Using www along with non-www for main domain in multisite installation

I have a multisite installation that runs on Nginx. In my site's configuration file, I have set the server block as: server{ listen 80 default_server; server_name example.com ...
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Disabling outbound connectivity on web servers [closed]

Is it a good idea to harden your web server by disabling outbound connectivity on them? I am using RHEL 7 for a WordPress Multisite installation. After disabling outbound connectivity, the dashboard ...
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One Site as a part of Multisite to be hidden (Un-published) from Public?

Lets say i have some sub-domains under one single Multi-site: http://apple.example.com http://banana.example.com <---- hide from public access (Protected) http://cherry.example.com How do i ...
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Should I use Multi Site to achieve different designs for different sections?

I'm about to start a website where I'll need to have a different "feel" in design, and in information displayed, for each section. So, for instance, when you go to the "chocolate" section the design ...