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Network Summary

This plugin enables sites of a network to display information and posts from other sites within the same network. This happens through shortcodes and


  • Added option to include new post types to netview shortcode (e.g. podcasts).


  • Fixed a bug with the rss feed.


  • General reformatting to comply with WordPress guidelines.
  • Update TinyMCE call to be compatible with TinyMCE 4.0.


  • Tested compatibility with WordPress Core 3.9.1.
  • Fixed bug that did not display sharing option on individual blog correctly.


  • Small css changes on the shortcodes.
  • Fixed the brackets on the custom feed builder for sites without any category.


  • Fixed some small bugs on the rss builder.
  • The rss feed of the shortcode now uses the permalink.
  • The feed builder now displays links to the sites.


  • Fixed permalink structure in rss feed.
  • Flushing rewrite rules at the correct moment.
  • Adding minposts parameter.
  • Added a custom rss feed builder.


  • Simplified RSS feed urls.
  • Rewrite rules are now flushed with activation.
  • Scripts to create databases now check for the correct mysql storage engine.


  • Updated the rss feed. It is no valid rss feed. The language is always en-US and the author is the page of the post.
  • RSS feed accepts category arguments, e.g. /feed/rss2-network?category=1 will display all items of this category.
  • The RSS feed now has a default limit of 50 items. The value can be changed in the network settings.
  • Refactoring of the settings and options.


  • Fixed a bug with the rss feed.


  • Properly added uninstall.php and data is now preserved over deactivation.
  • Fixed bug in network summary admin screen if a site does not have any posts.
  • Deleted old classes that still lingered around in root directory.


  • Massive refactoring of existing code.
  • Adding the category setting for each blog and the network.


  • Added rss functionality.


  • Added the display of header pictures.
  • Extended documentation of options for main short tag.


  • Ensured compatibility with WordPress 3.8.
  • Minor layout tweaks in the network admin screen.
  • Updated code documentation.
  • Fixed a anonymous function call that prevented compatibility with PHP 5.2.


  • Table view is now default layout for the [netview] shortcode.
  • [netview] shortcode does no longer display recent posts header.
  • Dates and times in shortcode output now are formatted according to the original site.


  • Renamed the plugin from multisite overview to network summary.
  • Settings page in the network admin area now displays additional info about each blog.
  • HTML output now gets cached to avoid performance issues with large networks.
  • The HTML output of the description within the shortcode now also parses other existing shortcodes.


  • Added a numposts parameter to the multisite and multisite-all shortcode to define the number of recent posts displayed.
  • Added a sort parameter to the multisite shortcode to define either alphabetical sorting or sorting by most recent post.
  • Added a layout parameter to the multisite shortcode to switch between a two column grid layout and a table layout.
  • Added the ability to set the visibility of each site globally in the network admin area.


  • Fixed compatibility with php <= 5.3 by removing function array dereferencing.


  • Stable version.

Requires: 3.5.2 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.1.13
Last Updated: 2 years ago
Active Installs: Less than 10


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