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    Chandra Prakash Thapa: Make a WordPress Multisite in 20 mins Chandra Prakash Thapa: Make a WordPress Multisite in 20 mins Presentation Transcript

    • Make aWordPress Multisite in 20 mins
    • About MeChandra Prakash ThapaProject Manager/ Developer E-Port International @cpthapa
    • What is WordPress Multisite?The ability to create a network of websites from one wordpress installation that shares themes, plugins and users.
    • Why use Multisite?• Run unlimited website from one web account and one database.
    • Why use Multisite?• To share themes, plugins and users across the network.
    • Why use Multisite?• Manage multiple websites from one dashboard .
    • Why use Multisite?• Save time upgrading multiple sites with one action.
    • Who are using?•
    • Who are using?• • Wall Street Journal Blog
    • HistoryWordPress Standard WordPress Multisite
    • WordPress 3.0• WordPress 3.0 = Standard + Multisite
    • Types of multisiteSubdomain Subdirectoryhttp:// http:// wildcard Requires no additionalDNS. (* configuration.Search engine rank as Search engine rank asseparate URL. part of main domain.
    • Setting up Multisite• In wp-config.php• Refresh dashboard and click on network setup
    • Click Install to setup Network Title Admin e-mail address
    • Step1. Add following to your wp-config.phpdefine(MULTISITE, true);define(SUBDOMAIN_INSTALL, true);$base = /;define(DOMAIN_CURRENT_SITE, ‘’);define(PATH_CURRENT_SITE, /);define(SITE_ID_CURRENT_SITE, 1);define(BLOG_ID_CURRENT_SITE, 1);Above /* that’s all stop editing..
    • Creating subdomain with ‘*’ will create wildcard domain.*
    • Step2. Replace your current .htaccess fileRewriteEngine OnRewriteBase /RewriteRule ^index.php$ - [L]# uploaded filesRewriteRule ^([_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/)?files/(.+) wp-includes/ms-files.php?file=$2 [L]# add a trailing slash to /wp-adminRewriteRule ^([_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/)?wp-admin$ $1wp-admin/ [R=301,L]RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -f [OR]RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -dRewriteRule ^ - [L]RewriteRule ^[_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/(wp-(content|admin|includes).*) $1 [L]RewriteRule ^[_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/(.*.php)$ $1 [L]RewriteRule . index.php [L]
    • Step 3.Create blogs.dir directory inside wp-content folder.
    • LOG-in Back That’s it! You’re Done
    • Your new network
    • Network Admin Panel
    • NetworkUsers / Admins / Super Admins
    • Network Settings
    • Editing Network Site
    • SuperAdmin Controls Plugins
    • Plugins for WordPress MS• WordPress MU domain mapping This plugin allows users of a WordPress 3.0 network to map their blog/site to another domain or top level domain.• WordPress MU Sitewide Tags Pages A central area where all the posts on a WordPress MU or WordPress MS site can be collected.
    • Reference…•• multisite/• network-of-websites-at-your-fingertips/
    • Questions?