Manage Multiple WordPress Sites from One Dashboard: Step-by-step Instructions

Manage Multiple WordPress Sites from One Dashboard: Step-by-step Instructions

Introduction

How to set up MainWP

#1 MainWP Overview

  • manage blog posts & pages,
  • control users,
  • monitor the server uptime rates,
  • schedule data backups,
  • and many more.
  • Get 1-click access to the connected sites.
  • Update sites from your MainWP Dashboard.
  • Run security issue scans & organise sites into groups.
  • Keep notes for each site for convenience.

#2 Installing and Configuring MainWP

  1. On the WordPress editor, navigate to the Plugins section on your dashboard and select Add New.

#3 MainWP Dashboard

  • Overview of updates (how many WordPress, plugin, and theme updates are available) & the option to start these updates.
  • Connection status (how many sites are connected & disconnected).
  • Security issues & the option to open their details and fix them.
  • Recent posts published on your websites & the option to add new posts.
  • Recent pages published on your sites & the option to add new pages.
  • Overview of the uptime of your websites.
  • Google Analytics — to view your websites’ traffic patterns.
  • Lighthouse — to look through the page loading speeds of your websites.
  • Domain Monitor — to look through the domain info of each connected website.
  • WooCommerce status — to view the items delivered, on hold, awaiting processing, and out of stock.

#4 How to Add New Sites to MainWP

  1. Click “Add New” on the top menu bar.
  2. Input the URL of the website you want to add and click “Test Connection”.

How to Manage Multiple WordPress Sites

#1 Managing Multiple WordPress Websites

  • Site Title.
  • URL.
  • Total updates available (WordPress core, plugin, and theme updates).
  • PHP version of the website.
  • Site health.
  • Uptime status.
  • Desktop & mobile scores.
  • And, many more.

#2 Managing Posts & Pages

Key Takeaways

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