Multisite




DEFINITION: Multisite

Multisite is a WordPress feature which allows users to create a network of sites on a single WordPress installation. Available since WordPress version 3.0, Multisite is a continuation of WPMU or WordPress Multiuser project. WordPress MultiUser project was discontinued and its features were included into WordPress core.

WordPress Multisite Network Features

  • You can run a network of multiple WordPress blogs and websites from a single WordPress installation.
  • You can have a network of subdomains like http://aaron.example.com or directories like http://www.example.com/john/.
  • Open up your WordPress Multisite Network for other users to create an account and get their own WordPress blogs.
  • As a Super Admin you can install themes and plugins and make them available to all other sites on the network. However, other site admins on the network will not
  • have the capability to install themes or plugins
  • As Super Admin you can change make changes to themes for all websites. Website Admins can not make changes to their themes.

Source: A great resource & tool for implementing multisites with your WordPress sites is GoDaddy.com




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