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WordPress Multisite Administration by Tyler Longren

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User roles and permissions

We've already covered most of the Super Admin information but this section will provide examples of user role permissions and various other role-based information.

Super Administrators can view and manage individual site dashboards. So I can log in as the Super Administrator and make posts, create pages, or set up sidebar widgets for Sydney.

If Sydney wanted to let a friend post on her blog, let's call her Bianca, she could do so just as she would on a single-site WordPress installation, by creating an Author user on her individual site (actually, there's a bit more to this that I'll explain later in this chapter). However, Sydney would not be able to create a site specifically for Bianca on the network. That permission ...

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