New website creation in wordpress multisite.

1. login wordpress (https://yourdomain.com/admin

2. check free website ID last digit.

3. edit free website change the website name-new website (domainname.com)

a) Site Address (URL) – https://domainname.com  –> Save changes
b) Settings –> Blogname – domainname.com
c) Blogdescription – Company Name  –> Save changes

4. edit the users tab and add the developer user name and give the Administrator role.

5. login new website dashboard https://domainname.com/admin –> Select Appearance –> themes and activate Underconstruction theme.

6. Once activated select –> Theme Options

a) Date: mm/dd/yyyy
b) copy rights : © 2019 All Rights Reserved by Overland Transport. Powered By<a href=“http://yourdomain.com” target=”_blank”>             Your Company</a>
c) If customer provided logo, please update in,  Upload logo: , if not remove company logo

7. Select Email export tab –> CSV file should be off.

8. Select Settings –> Perma Link –> select Post name and Save changes.

9. Select Settings –> General –>

a) Timezone
b) Date Format
c) Time Format
–> Save changes

10. SSL creation:-

URL – https://www.sslforfree.com/
username – you@domain.com
password – SSL for free login password

11. once opened URL and type the domain name.

12. download two files and upload the same into the server.

13. once download certificate file upload the same to the server /var/www/html/ssl/domainname/

14. edit SSL config file (ctrl+r –>> ssl) vi /etc/httpd/conf.d/ssl.conf  –> shift+g last line  and shift+a edit with end line copy the content and paste

replace with domain name (domainname.com)

<VirtualHost *:443>
DocumentRoot    "/var/www/html"
ServerName      domainname.com
SSLEngine       on
SSLCertificateFile      "/var/www/html/ssl/domainname/certificate.crt"
SSLCertificateKeyFile   "/var/www/html/ssl/domainname/private.key"
SSLCertificateChainFile "/var/www/html/ssl/domainname/ca_bundle.crt"
</VirtualHost>

<VirtualHost *:443>
DocumentRoot    "/var/www/html"
ServerName      www.domainname.com
SSLEngine       on
SSLCertificateFile      "/var/www/html/ssl/domainname/certificate.crt"
SSLCertificateKeyFile   "/var/www/html/ssl/domainname/private.key"
SSLCertificateChainFile "/var/www/html/ssl/domainname/ca_bundle.crt"
</VirtualHost>

apachectl configtest  —> to check the configuration, if we did misconfiguration it will show the issue.

apachectl restart  —> To restart the httpd service.

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