If you administer multiple WordPress websites you’ve more then likely felt the time consuming burden of having to log into each site to perform basic functions such as writing posts, updating plugins, themes, managing users or creating a backup. With MainWP you can do all of that from your own self-hosted open source Dashboard.
MainWP is offered under the freemium model. The Free version allows you to perform many of your daily administration tasks including 1-click updates, adding and editing posts and pages, and creating backups for all of your connected sites.
There are 3 distinct parts to MainWP.
1. The MainWP Dashboard Plugin (Free) – This plugin get installed on it’s own WP site and controls your child sites.
2. The MainWP Child Plugin (Free) – This Plugin is installed on your existing WP sites.
3. MainWP Extensions (Free and Paid) – These add additional functionality to your MainWP Dashboard
To get started all you need to do is connect your new MainWP Dashboard (1) to your existing WordPress sites (2) and start managing your sites.
We are able to offer MainWP for free by selling Extensions which add enhanced functionality to your MainWP Dashboard allowing you to tailor your Dashboard to fit your specific needs.
Currently MainWP offers over 30 Extensions which include additional features for backups, marketing, SEO, maintenance, security, monitoring and other valuable tools to keep your clients happy.
We’ve even gone so far as to integrate some of the most popular WordPress plugins as Extensions so you can control all their features and functions on your Child sites directly from your Dashboard saving you precious configuration time. These Extension integrations include Yoast SEO, UpdraftPlus, BackUPWordPress, WordFence, iThemes Security, Broken Link Checker and others.
At MainWP we strive to make your daily WordPress administration tasks fast and easy freeing up your time for other tasks.