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[resolved] Can WordPress 3.0 run two WordPress sites on two different domain names? (4 posts)

  1. artcoder
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I heard that WordPress MU has been merged into wordpress 3.0. If I install WordPress 3.0.4 on a shared webhost running a site say "example.com". And now I want another wordpress site on different domain name say "example.net". Can that be done with one installation of WordPress on my host? Or do I still need to install two WordPress installations on my host as before?

  2. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 3 years ago #

    You still need 2 separate installations. The WP 3.x Networking option only allows you to have a number of blogs on a single domain.

    http://codex.wordpress.org/Create_A_Network

  3. Actually you can run them as sites on a multisite, and use a Domain Mapping plugin to point one site at the other.

    http://ottopress.com/2010/wordpress-3-0-multisite-domain-mapping-tutorial/

  4. YogieAnamCara
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Yes with the Domain-Mapping-Plugin which works fine so far! You only need one WP installation...

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