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

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Multisite Global Custom Posts

I have a museum client with a multisite setup with pages that detail the exhibits in their facility. They recently added tablets throughout the museum and want their tablets to display only their ...
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Show media-frame-menu on custom Media Frame

I have a plugin I built that adds a custom media frame with the following: media_frame = wp.media.frames.media_frame = wp.media({ title: 'Select your images', button: { text: 'Use Image' }, ...
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Prevent multisite sites from using a plugin

I have a custom plugin that i have written to manage a lot of stuff. I want to use this for the main website.com. I dont want any of the subdomain sites e.g. website.com/site1 to have access to this ...
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WP 4.4 - domain mapping for sites within a multisite network?

I've spent hours researching this and still no clarity. I have a multisite installation, using subdomains. The base site is: www.foositenewtork.com Sites inside the network are like this: ...
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Domain Mapping subsites of an Add-on Mulsite Domain

Consider we have a hosting account registered with a domain abc.com. Now we installed a Wordpress Multisite domain at xyz.com (xyz is a subfolder in the public_html folder, where xyz.com is acting ...
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Using Multiple databases in wordpress but single users table

I came across a requirement where multiple word-press sites needs to communicate with multiple databases. Also, I require to share a single users table among multiple instance(s) of word-press ...
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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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Setup page on first login on multisite

Is it possible to create a setup page on the first login before they visit their admin page to say change the language of the administrator and change their temporary password? I don't want users to ...
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Installing other applications alongside WordPress multisite and configuring dns routing

I have configured a subdomain on my server and in DNS at my registrar as I have done many times. I don't want this particular subdomain to use my multisite WordPress install but all requests are being ...
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Multisite Conversion White Screen Error

After converting a site to multisite configuration, I get a white screen when trying to browse one of the subdomain sites. I have configured the site according to this: Wordpress Codex - Create a ...
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Category page doesn't use category.php, instead it redirects to homepage

I am currently modifying a theme. This theme doesn't had a category.php I needed a custom category page. So, I made one. It works on my local server, but when I uploaded it to a real server, this page ...
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Subsites in Multisite installation throwing 404 error on wp-admin in IIS 7

Running into an issue where sub sites of a multisite (fresh installation of 3.9 and no plugins or themes) are throwing 404 error when trying to access the wp-admin section of the sub site. It is ...
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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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Wordpress Multisite Network to replace 3 seperate Wordpress installations

I am hoping that someone with experience with a similar issue may be able to help me with this and inform me as to whether or not I am correct in assuming this is the best approach for what I want to ...
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Activation of new Registered site fails on multisite

I recently installed multisite to my main site. I put a registration link at the top of my page. I tried registering a new site and user. The steps were straight forward with username, email, and ...
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How to run a WordPress site across multiple ccTLDs?

I currently have a site setup as a single installation under a .com TLD. I've been asked if we can set up a second version of the site – which will be almost identical, except for a few small details ...
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How to host unrelated pages on WordPress domain

Is it possible to have separate pages hosted on a WordPress site? For example, say I have my site www.website.co.uk, which has my WordPress blog and all that. Obviously it'll have things like ...
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Remove spaces if entered in “site name” on Multisite reg form

I used this with the Paid Membership Pro plugin on Multisite. https://github.com/strangerstudios/pmpro-network Its a few years old but tried and it works with one slight issue. When someone enters ...
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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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Whats the best Practice for using a different Theme for WebView Apps?

I want to setup an Android and iOS App that calls my WP site via WebView. Somehow, i wasn't able to find the best way to do this via Google. First I was thinking about putting some Code in my ...
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Remove /category for multisite

I need to remove /category word from URLs on Wordpress multisite: This code works fine for single Wordpress site: RewriteRule ^category/(.+)$ http://www.domain.com/$1 [R=301,L] But it doesn't work ...
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How to disable wordpress cron jobs for a subsite?

Is there a way to disable the execution of all the cron jobs of a particular subsite in a wordpress multisite installation?
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Least expensive way to get table prefix in multisite installation

I am writing an api that will have to handle extremely high volumes of calls so, in short, I can not afford to load the WordPress core every call. I have no problem building the API to use the ...
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CSS Not loading properly for child theme (Multi site)

I've recently set my site up for multilingual multisite. Dutch: www.jeroenbrugman.com (Fluxus Theme) English: www.jeroenbrugman.com/en/ (A Child theme of Fluxus them) However. My child theme menu ...
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White blank page when Updating/Draft/Publishing Page/Post

On my VPS (centos 6.7 64x, 2 cpu's and 3gb ram) I have setup a WP MU(Memory usage: 53.97 MByte)and many times I have a blank page when I make a post draft or publish/updating it, or when I want to ...
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Multi Site Translate Strings

I've finally made it to setup a multisite. http://www.jeroenbrugman.com/ Now. There are some things I need to change. Like the button on the contact page. It says "Stuur bericht" on both my sites. ...
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Managing multiple wordpress environments with Capistrano

I'm in the process of acquiring 1,000 domains with blogs that are all on separate installations. This is terrible, and it's a mess. I want to refine this entirely and put them under a Multisite ...
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How does WordPress connect sites and the wp_users table?

I'm not clear how WordPress connects the wp_users table with the various sites under a Multisite. Say I have a site with blog_id = x then I would assume there's a wp_x_users table that contains the ...
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One sub site is slow while all others load fine, same theme & plugins [closed]

I have one sub site that is running slow and takes over a minute to load. It times out all the sites like pagespeed insights or pingdom. This is the site: http://www.evantage360.com/jleech I don't ...
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How can I diagnose a slow Wordpress admin?

Over the past few months the admin pages on my wordpress multisite site (around 80 sites) have been taking around 20 seconds to load. I am running the latest version of wordpress (version 4.1). ...
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Moving a WP Multisite to a subdirectory

Firstly, I've read a number of posts on this process. However, for various reasons, the process remains difficult to implement or troubleshoot for lack of even abstracted examples, or maybe too ...
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How to add edit users capability to a custom role?

Here is the code which I added to give 'edit_users' capability to a custom role. function edit_shop_manager() { // Get custom role $shop_manager = get_role('shop_manager'); ...
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Multiple wordpress installations that shares Wordpress & Theme but with separated database

I'm searching for a solution to a architectural problem with an Wordpress application I've made. Each instance of the application is running on it's own subdomain (a folder on root) and right now, ...
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How can I restrict plugins from new sites on my Wordpress Multi-site?

I am offering users to build a website for free. I do not want them to have access to ALL of the plugins that I have purchased. How can I restrict some of these plugins?
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Which is the correct way to migrate content from single WP to WP multisite

I have an existing and working normal (not multisite) WP installation. Now I've created a new WP MultiSite installation and successfully set up 2 independent sites (both empty). Now I would like to ...
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Is it possible to filter the main loop to exclude posts from a specific category?

The question is the same as the title. I'm talking about the default loop on the blog page / home page. I am using a network blog and must apply it to all blogs.
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Trying to change active theme on all sites in Multisite

I have all my sub sites using the same theme but want to change them all to something new. I tried: define( 'WP_DEFAULT_THEME', 'your-theme-name' ); to see if that would change the active themes on ...
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.maintenance and maintenance.php also in multisite install?

I would like to customize the standard maintenance page which gets shown during plugin updates. For single sites the process is clear to me. Putting a maintenance.php into /wp-content. But how does ...
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Multi-vendor with custom shop site for each vendor

What is the best way to create a multi-vendor site that allows user to register as a vendor and not only this but it provides the vendor a new custom shop web-site which he/she can customize by ...
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On a network site can a user create more than one blog using the same account?

Can a user create more than one blog on a network site? I know they can use a different email and username but I'm talking about with the same user name and email? If so, how is that possible? Is ...
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What do I need to do to convert my MultiSite from HTTP to HTTPS?

I've been tasked with converting about 100 sites in my multisite instance to HTTPS. I can easily write a script to hit the DB and change the siteurl and home values to HTTPS, which inturn should ...
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Is Partial SSL Possible? ( multisite )

I have recently been invited to the letsencrypt SSL beta, and have now spotted a potential problem. My main site tomjn.com is a multisite, and I have the opportunity to add certificates for tomjn.com ...
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Fetch Feed Only Displaying Mapped Source on Multisite

I'm using the basic fetch_feed function to display posts from across my multisite network on my main site. Yet the $source_name variable isn't displaying the correct source when posts are from the ...
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WordPress Multisite Login Access

I have a multisite installation and use an .htaccess directive to close access to wp-login.php. <files wp-login.php> errordocument 403 http://example.com/restricted/ order deny,allow deny from ...
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Why am I getting ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED when I add a site to my multisite installation? [closed]

About a year ago, I created a WordPress multisite installation consisting of 5 different websites. Each site is on a different domain in Production, and I'm using an external domain mapper plugin to ...
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How do I set a default theme in multisite network

I have been trying to let all my users in my network to use the same theme as well as the main site but not working. I have tried to use Define ("default theme" , "classic") ; But am seeing ...
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You need to login with a user that has edit posts capacity?

I have a network blog and after the user has created a site they are getting an error when trying to save their post: You need to login with a user that has edit posts capacity Shouldn't they ...
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How to have one installation at blog.example.com and multiple blogs in sub folders such as blog.example.com/userA?

I have a website, say www.example.com, where I would like to have a few blogs owned by a few people (it isn't a blog creating site for end users though). For this, I am going to create a sub domain ...
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Multiple pages for posts?

maybe this is answered somewhere just i am not able to find it then sorry. Situation is that I need to have different "page for posts" for hierarchical post types. example: CTP: office ...
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WPMU: How to debug themes throwing 404 error

Changes in the system: Domain name DocumentRoot of the web server to match what it was set to before Siteurl, home and fileupload_url all changed in the DB tables to reflect the new domain What ...