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  • Think of as a huge multi-site network allowing self-hosted sites to access some of its features.


    Ok, and???

    That is why “the Jetpack Like button requires [a login connection to] to”.

    I have just realized you might not know Jetpack is an integral component having an automatic login connection at sites where self-hosted sites can install and use other plugins (and users cannot).

    Yes, this is exactly the case.
    I’m self hosted.

    Yes, I understand. I just had not been thorough in my previous explanations.

    Plugin Contributor George Stephanis


    Code Monkey

    Udi — it requires people to log in, so it can track whether they’ve previously liked the content, to prevent like-spam and let folks track their liked articles.

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