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WordPress Multisite Masterclass

Learn everything you need to know to master WordPress Multisite

Multisite lets you create a network of websites, all running on a single WordPress installation. Setting it up is fairly simple, but the intricacies are in running a secure network with a community of users and sites.

In this seven-part course, let Multisite expert Rachel McCollin guide you through the basics, including how to install and configure Multisite and how to enable site and user creation, as well as advanced topics such as domain mapping and network management.

WordPress Know-How

Learn from WordPress developers who are expert in their field and passionate about teaching.

Experts Guidance

Ask questions and get direct feedback and support from course instructors and Academy staff.

Motivating Groups

Study along with a like-minded cohort. Make friends and explore opportunities for collaboration.


Weekly discussions allow you to share and discuss your work with instructors and other students.

Top Marks

Complete courses and receive comprehensive feedback on your assignments from instructors.


Each course is fully assessed by Academy staff and when you graduate you will receive full certification

“I use Multisite a lot. I use it to host client websites, to create sites demonstrating techniques I outline in my books and tutorials, and to keep everything in one place. In this guide to Multisite I’m going to show you everything you need to know to get started with Multisite and create your own network of blogs or sites.”
– Rachel McCollin, Course Instructor

Course Structure

Course Structure

  • Getting Started
      • Tutorial
    • Assessment
      • Discussion
      • Quiz
      • Unit Completed
  • Activation and Configuration
  • Site and User Registration
  • Client Sites and Domain Mapping
  • Creating a Community
  • Managing Your Network
  • Final Challenge

Rachel McCollin / Instructor

Rachel is a freelance web designer and writer specializing in mobile and responsive WordPress development. She's the author of four WordPress books including WordPress Pushing the Limits, published by Wiley.


Every course in the Academy is free for WPMU DEV members, you can take as many as you like and even use your certification to earn more money in our Jobs & Pros section, also completely free for members. Get started right now!

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