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WordPress MU 2.8: Beginner's Guide by Lesley A. Harrison

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Time for action - Sitewide recent comments

  1. Download the plugin and extract it.
  2. Upload the sitewide_comments.php file to your /wp-content/plugins folder and activate it in your WordPress MU admin panel.
  3. Log in to phpMyAdmin, select your WordPress MU database, and select SQL.
  4. Paste the contents of the file CREATING-sitewide_table.txt into the text box and click ok.
    Time for action - Sitewide recent comments
  5. Once you have created this table, log in to your admin panel and enable the Sitewide recent comments plugin.
  6. Open r_sidebar.php file for the theme that you want the plugin to apply to. In our case, we will be editing both the theme on the main site and the copy used on the individual user's ...

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