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

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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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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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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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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 (hierarchical)...
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How to modify content of function welcome_user_msg_filter

I am using WordPress Multisite. I want to modify the content of function welcome_user_msg_filter without hacking the core. I don't like the content of mail which goes to the user after activation. i....
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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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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 ...
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Wordpress Multisite restict user access

I have a Wordpress Network with 3 sites. I want to know how can I restrict the user access in the subdomains. Actually, members of the principal site can login on the subdomains. Do you know if a ...
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Call Function sanitize_callback for each times

I want to call function for my each register_setting option, i have more that 24 registered option and i think there is better way to call the sanitize one time than i create each function to handle ...
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Multisite /files/ URLs broken after server move

The file urls of all sub sites in my multisite install have stopped working after moving to a new server. The move was a straight site clone from WHM to WHM, so nothing has changed really. The new ...
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Authenticate WordPress Site through another WordPress installation?

We have two different WordPress websites for our clients. Both have different content that need to be on separate installations. One installation already has all of our users since it existed well ...
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WordPressMU: URL change and broken permalinks/links

The URL of our old WordPress MU (it is WPMU, not WordPress Multisite) installation with several blogs has changed. This URL change was updated directly in the DB in the wp_blogs and wp_site tables, ...
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Allow network sites but also allow single sites

Ok, I think I really need some help here. I am feeling like this is more complicated then it should be. Here is my aim. If plugin is used on single wordpress site than allow and use the class ...
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OC under Wordpress - validation

i have installed opencart(oc) under wordpress(wp), i.e., root(here is wp), root\eshop(here is oc). The problems comes once i set seo-friendly url in OC. In wp a custom link is created to refer to oc ...
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Blog switch wpml string translation (multi-site)

I'm using wpml string translation on my main site, which pulls content from the other blogs, by doing a blog switch. This successfully gets english posts from the other sites if my main site is in ...
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Extended URLs created using multisite feature not loading CSS/JS

My .htaccess configuration is as follows: RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - [L] # add a trailing slash to /wp-admin RewriteRule ^([_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/)?wp-admin$ $1wp-admin/ [R=...
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How can I overhaul a live MultiSite network?

I have a mess of a MS install that was basically a learning curve as I got it all going, about 400 sites running on it now. Countless crummy plugins have been run through it, some themes depend on ...
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Multi Domain SSL Certificates Redirecting

I have a multi domain SSL certificate installed on my server and a dedicated IP address. In public_html I have a multi site install running flawlessly with https (site A). My problem is in a secondary ...
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Moving code from theme header to functions.php

Just wanted some advice in relation to adding some custom code to my wordpress site. I am using geoip to check a users country code and redirect them to the relevant site when they land on my homepage....
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How do I check if the user is a site owner in a network?

I was accidentally using is_admin() to check if a user was an admin and found out that function is not checking that. So I looked for another one and I found is_super_admin() but that checks if you ...
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Change main site in multisite install?

I'm redesigning/redeveloping a client's website. Their current site lives on a WordPress network with 2 other sites living on subdomains. It's currently set up as: domain.com (the site being ...
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Multi domain, multi sites with different themes and content

I have about 300 domains I need to setup wordpress. Then for each of them, I need different theme, and content of the sites will be different as well. I have seen plugins and wordpress as network. ...
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one login in 3 wordpress installations with combined user table doesn't work

I have 3 wordpress installations with combined user/user_meta tables and i want share login with all wordpress installations. One installation stored in root directory and two others in subdirectories....
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Disabling /blog route

I have multiple sites, with one nested within the other. Parent WordPress site folder location : /html Nested Wordpress site folder location: /html/blog Whenever I view a post from the /html/blog ...
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The Events Calendar: Events page as Home page [closed]

I have a WordPress Multisite and I use the The Events Calendar plugin I want to set the "Events page" as the default "Home page". For example: subdomain.domain/site1/events/ as default Home page in ...
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How do plugin updates work?

I have just inherited a MultiSite install with about 100 plugins, many of them out of date, and I have noticed that they dont seem to be getting update notifications. And yes, I have checked for ...
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Thousands of pages bogs down website?

We've got a website on WordPress multisite. It's the main site. We're on a dedicated server that has light-moderate traffic usually. A couple things, there's a custom database with over 35,000 rows in ...
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Multisite development

I'm working on a site that should be a multilingual/ multisite. Currently there is a version of a site that occupies our main domain, so the new site should be developed locally (or on some dummy ...
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Rewrite rules in Multisite not working unless flush_rules() always run

We have a multisite website that creates pages in the website by pulling from an API and inserting them into template files. The current rewrite rules we have made to create these pages are: $...
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How WordPress handles multisite login?

I want to know how WordPress handles multisite login. How exactly it is saving session/cookies of the authenticate user? Actually, I am facing issue with WordPress Social Login plugin. When I logged ...
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What is the best way to setup wordpress development environment for freelancers with version control?

I am trying to setup wordpress development environment for freelancers. I have freelancers working on my site from different locations. Which tools and technologies will support development of my ...
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Wordpress multisite staging server sync

We have a Wordpress multisite installation with multiple sites on it. Obviously doing work directly on a live site is a big no no, so we want to setup a staging environment for the designers to test ...
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Migrate site from WordPress multisite to another WordPress multisite

I'm wanting to migrate a site from one WordPress multisite install (Dev) to another (Staging). I've read these posts How to migrate Wordpress Blogs into Multisite without using the GUI-Import/Export ...
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How can I move a Wordpress multi-site's domain seamlessly?

I have a multisite install and I've been setting up local and staging sites fine using a plugin (All-in-one-migration) tool to import / export DBs which handles updating the domain link embedded in ...
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Activated multisite and added a site, but can't access it

I just activated multisite, and added a new site. But when I try to access it, I get this error: ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED Is there something else to do ? I activated multisite in wp-config, then ...
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All images broken after activating multisite

I just activated multisite, and my images are now all missing. I did change my htaccess as required: # BEGIN WordPress RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - [L] # uploaded ...
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REST API for Multisite

Is there a WordPress REST API for Multisite? I know this is fully functional for normal WordPress, but does the API also allow usage of Multisite?
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Which Multi-language option for Wordpress is best from an SEO and Woocommerce perspective?

I am wanting to set up an English and German version of a site for selling products and using content marketing. So I will be doing key word research in both languages. There will be a lot of ...
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How To Change the URL of a WordPress Multisite

I'm attempting to pull down and set up a live Multisite in my local dev environment to perform theme updates and fixes before reuploading and publishing the changes. The main site works fine using ...
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Multisite Global Permalink Configuration [duplicate]

I would like all of my multisite blogs (sites) to have the same, default, permalink configuration. However, it looks like the individual blogs (sites) can have their own permalink structure. Is there ...
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Cannot select signup_meta upon multisite user activation

I am having trouble selecting signup meta, it always returns empty array. My code is: add_action( 'wpmu_activate_user', 'promote_to_admin', 99 ); function promote_to_admin( $user_id, $password, $...
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Point Image URL to Subdomain on Multisite

On my 4.3.1 multisite install, I'm using a subdomain mapping plugin for a few of my sites. However, on subdomain sites, any lightbox function or plugin that uses WP's gallery shortcode and (should) ...
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WPMU: Sign-Up Page on each site with automatic sign-up?

I wonder how todo the following and if someone could help me with a solution for it: I have a multisite setup, where I want on each site to have their own sign-up page (e.g regular signup-template ...
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Update configured themes

Background: We've inherited care of a WP Networks install with many individualized sites. Most of them have some type of directly customized theme. If I begin updating themes, clients will lose ...
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wpmu_new_user hook not firing

I have a WP Multisite setup with woocommerce on each of the sites. I am trying to hook into wpmu_new_user to send customer info to our CRM when they register at the checkout. add_action('...
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Move Site Icon manager out of customizer?

In my WordPress multisite network I have hidden the visual customizer from the dashboard (I have my reasons). However, I would like to utilize the new WordPress Site Icon functionality to allow my ...