Setting Up A New Multi-User Site in WordPress

Elegant Themes

    1. Upload Theme. Create Child Theme. Add Users. Activate Themes for Multi-User WordPress Site.
    2. Activate Child Theme.
    3. Install Akismet Spam filter Plugin, Activate. Go to Plugins > Akismet Configuration> enter Akismet API Key. If you don’t have an Akismet, you can get one at Akismet.com.
    4. Settings>General > edit Site Title, Tagline, Email, GMT+8 Timezone > Save
    5. Settings>Discussion>  Unclick these: Allow people to post comments on new articles. Anyone posts a comment. Comment author must have a previously approved comment.   Click these: An administrator must always approve the comment. > Save
    6. Settings>Permalinks> Select Post name>Save
    7. Appearance>Elegant Theme Options>Layout Settings (in E-panel)>Unclick Author, Date, Comments, Show Comments In Post>Save
    8. Appearance>Widgets>Drag off the Sidebar to delete- Recent Posts, Recent Comments, Archives, Meta
    9. Posts>All Posts>  Delete “Hello World.” Prevents Spam.
    10. Pages>All Pages> Delete “Sample Page.” Prevents Spam.
    11. Add new footer.php file to child theme. Copy footer.php in parent theme. Edit child theme footer.php for Designed by & Powered by to say DCZ.com.
    12. Tools>Import>Wordpress> sample.xml on your computer>check Import panel settings & replace …>save

Other Themes

  1. Upload Theme.
  2. Install Akismet Spam filter Plugin, Activate. Go to Plugins > Akismet Configuration> enter Akismet API Key. If you don’t have an Akismet, you can get one at Akismet.com.
  3. Settings>General > edit Site Title, Tagline, Email, GMT+8 Timezone > Save
  4. Settings>Discussion>  Unclick these: Allow people to post comments on new articles. Anyone posts a comment. Comment author must have a previously approved comment.   Click these: An administrator must always approve the comment. > Save
  5. Appearance>Widgets>Drag off the Sidebar to delete- Recent Posts, Recent Comments, Archives, Meta
  6. Posts>All Posts>  Delete “Hello World.” Prevents Spam.
  7. Pages>All Pages> Delete “Sample Page.” Prevents Spam.
  8. Settings > Reading > Click A Static Page > Front Page : Home > Save . If you added a blog: Posts Page > Blog > Full Text or Summary > Save

 App Themes Directory Settings

  1. Complete Settings as listed above to prevent spam.
  2. Plugins>Add New> ShareThis. Plugins> Activate ShareThis. ShareThis Settings – 6 steps to customize (needs twitter account and ShareThis account).
  3. Vantage> Geo Settings> General>Distance Unit>kilometers>Save Changes.
  4. Geocoder-Google> Region Biasing (look it up) >Language > en (english)> Save.  Map Provider-Google Region Biasing (look it up) >Language > en (english)> Save
  5. Settings>Permalinks>Post Name>Save
  6. Vantage> Settings>Listings>Integration>Select Display ShareThis on Listing Lists & Display ShareThis on Blog Posts> Save
  7. Vantage> Settings>Events> Select > Display ShareThis on event lists>Save
  8. Payments>Settings>General>Select Currency> Installed Gateway> Select Paypal and/or Bank Transfer> Save. Listings> Listing Add-ons> input the price for features on Homepage and Category> Save. Events> if pay for events is selected then input prices> save. Bank Transfer> enter bank info> save. Paypal> enter Paypal Email>Save.
  9. Payments>Orders>
  10. Payments>Plans>