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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Running multiple sites like this may not be for everyone. You may have decided to switch back. It's pretty easy, so here's how. Delete any extra sites you may have created. Move the content and users to the main blog or wherever...

When you created a network of multiple sites in WordPress 3.0, you (the main blog admin) because a Super Admin with all kinds of fun powers. In some situations, you may desire to have additional Super Admins who can do things like install plugins &...

Sorry for the convoluted title, it's more for search engines. I've found there's quite a few different ways people phrase what they want, but here's how to do it. Ultimately, you will wind up with a separate page off the main blog with a list...

Sometimes in a WordPress network, you may wish to have a theme enabled just for one site, and restrict access to this theme by other sites. The main blog is a good example, because you do not want users able to choose the exact same...

One of our handy development trick is the judicious use of the hosts file on our local computer. This file controls access to various domains by the use of specifying alternative IP addresses. Usually, this file has very few entries, with the most common being...

Coming in 3.1, the Super Admin menu will be shuffled off to its own admin area, thus making the distinction really clear between global network actions and site-specific ones. I wrote about this back here. "But Andrea," some of you have said, "My menus for my...

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); There's a new and very little documented feature in 3.0 for changing the default theme. And? This will work on single WordPress installs as well as being handy for a network of sites. The magic line is this in your config file: define('WP_DEFAULT_THEME',...

A very little-know and hidden feature in WordPress MU is the ability to add a customize page that is displayed when a blog is suspended or archived. Only Site Admins can archive or suspend a blog, and you can do this in the Site Admin...

When you install WPMU by default the subdomain option is checked. This is for blogs in the format of username.yourdomain.com. There are two steps that need to be done to your server in order for this to work. In Apache, there needs to be a line in...

Error logs play an important part in determining what is going on with your setup. Sometimes errors are surpressed from screen viewing, so the results are stored in a file. The system itself will write to an error log in the root folder. That is...