Mapping a domain to a specific site


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Mapping a domain to a specific site

It's been a long road thus far. But now we are actually ready to start mapping a specific domain to one of our child sites inside of our WordPress Multisite installation. In this movie, I will be showing you how to put it all together by mapping an external domain to one of your child's sites here inside of your Multisite. The first thing I need to do is, in the Network Admin Dashboard, go to Settings. And underneath Domain Mapping I need to make sure that my Server IP Address has been entered in correctly. If you need to obtain the Server IP Address for your web server, you can contact your web host, or you can go to a web site like networksolutions.com/whois/index.jsp.

This web site, once you enter in your domain, will return the IP address of your site. You can then input that right here into the Server IP Address and click Save. Once that's saved, you are ready to start Domain Mapping. I am going to go up to My Sites and choose my Tutorial Blog and go to the Dashboard. Once...

Mapping a domain to a specific site
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Mapping a domain to a specific site provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Creating and Managing a Blog Network with WordPress

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