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Setting up WordPress Subdomain Multisite in Hetzner Plesk 11

For anybody using a Hetzner VPS running Plesk 11 who needs to install Wordpress Multisite in wildcard subdomain mode - this post is for you :) (and indeed me, when I come to do it again and can't remember how I got it working in the first instance). There is quite a well written and extensive post in the Codex about getting the wordpress multisite setup; http://codex.wordpress.org/Configuring_Wildcard_Subdomains_for_multi_site_under_Plesk_Control_Panel First of all you need your DNS setup on the main domain being used for the install. I'll be honest here, I've never quite got my head around the Hetzner robot and it's relationship with the DNS records set in Plesk so I tend to go for a belt and braces approach to things and ... Read more