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Creating and Managing a Blog Network with WordPress


Provider
lynda.com

Price
Subscription

Type
Personal Development

Instructor
Justin Seeley

Categories
Web Technologies, Business, Web Marketing, Web Technologies

Duration
3h 25m

Format
Video

Language
English

Description
This course presents the WordPress Multisite feature, which allows web site designers and administrators to create a network of sites and blogs from a single installation of WordPress. Author Justin Seeley covers installing the network components, configuring their web server/hosting environment, using the Multisite Network Administration panel, managing users, and backing up, migrating, and restoring a multisite installation. Topics include: Optimizing the hosting environment for Multisite Enabling the Network feature Troubleshooting network configurations Creating your first site Installing and enabling themes on a per-site basis Defining a default theme sitewide Controlling access to sites Enabling features for site administrators Displaying a list of networked sites Broadcasting news across all sites Gathering and using comments network-wide Mapping domains and mapping to certain sites Installing and configuring BackupBuddy Migrating a stand-alone site into a network