Warning: This function has been deprecated.

create_empty_blog( string $domain, string $path, string $weblog_title, int $site_id = 1 ): string|int

Create an empty blog.


$domain string Required
The new blog's domain.
$path string Required
The new blog's path.
$weblog_title string Required
The new blog's title.
$site_id int Optional
Defaults to 1.

Default: 1

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string|int The ID of the newly created blog

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File: wp-includes/ms-deprecated.php. View all references

function create_empty_blog( $domain, $path, $weblog_title, $site_id = 1 ) {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '4.4.0' );

	if ( empty($path) )
		$path = '/';

	// Check if the domain has been used already. We should return an error message.
	if ( domain_exists($domain, $path, $site_id) )
		return __( '<strong>Error:</strong> Site URL you&#8217;ve entered is already taken.' );

	 * Need to back up wpdb table names, and create a new wp_blogs entry for new blog.
	 * Need to get blog_id from wp_blogs, and create new table names.
	 * Must restore table names at the end of function.

	if ( ! $blog_id = insert_blog($domain, $path, $site_id) )
		return __( '<strong>Error:</strong> There was a problem creating site entry.' );


	return $blog_id;

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Version Description
4.4.0 This function has been deprecated.
MU (3.0.0) Introduced.

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