Synchronize a Child Site

Regular synchronization is one of the most important things for successful WordPress Site management. It is very important to always see “fresh” data from your Child Sites.

Global Synchronization

  1. Login into your MainWP Dashboard
  2. Go to the MainWP > Overview pageWelcome Widget
  3. Click the Sync Data with Child Sites button

Individual Child Site Synchronization

  1. Login into your MainWP Dashboard
  2. Go to the MainWP > Sites > Manage page
  3. Locate the Child Site that you want to Sync
  4. Under the Last Sync columnSync Data
    1. Locate the Sync Data action
    2. Click it

Important Notes

By default, MainWP Plugin will attempt to synchronize your Child Sites once per day. However, it is highly recommended to manually synchronize data a couple of time per day and before performing actions such as Plugin/Them updates, Searching for Posts and Pages,…

Auto Sync feature is the WP Cron driven feature and it can work only if your WP Cron is triggered regularly.

If you want to make sure that WP Cron jobs are regularly triggered on your MainWP Dashboard, you can Authorize the Uptime Robot service and add your dashboard site as a monitor. The Uptime Robot will ping your dashboard site regularly and make sure that all scheduled events are occurring.