add_rewrite_rule() allows you to specify additional rewrite rules for WordPress. It is most commonly used in conjunction with add_rewrite_tag() (which allows WordPress to recognize custom post/get variables).

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Custom pages with plugin

I'm developing some plugin where I would like to enable custom pages. In my case some custom page would contain a form like contact form (not literally). When user will fill out this form and send it, ...
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404 Error On Custom Taxonomy Pages 2, 3, etc

I've been reading a bunch of posts about this with no luck so far. I can't seem to figure out what is the problem. I have the following: Custom Post Type: Sermons Custom Taxonomy: Series My urls ...
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different child theme for subdomain

I've got a site that I'm trying figure out how to apply different child themes to based on a subdomain. Applying the child themes shouldn't be difficult, it's more the .htaccess magic that I'm a bit ...
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add_rewrite_rule to remove /category/ from permalink

Hi I have many permalinks across my site that looks like this: http://www.mysite.com.com/market/category/slug/slug/slug/ http://www.mysite.com.com/market/category/slug/slug/ and would like to hide ...
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Custom rewrite rule returns post instead of (start)page

I need a custom rewrite rule so that /a/b/c/d/123 points to the startpage because my own plugin on the startpage needs those parameters from the URL. / I was able to accomplish most of ...
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add_query_vars and add_rewrite_rules

I am looking for some clarity on what add_rewrite_rules does. If I type in, or submit variables from a form, is it supposed to change the query variables to the pretty url? Currently when I type in ...
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add_rewrite_rule not working for me

I have the following rewrite tags defined: // ADD REWRITE TAG FOR 'VEHICLE MAKES' add_rewrite_tag('%make%','([^&]+)'); // ADD REWRITE TAG FOR 'BODY STYLES' ...
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Trying to add $_POST Array to update_post_meta doesn't populate

This is the code that is sending the info: $postdata = array( 'show_id' => '11', 'show_start' => '2015-03-17 11:00am', 'line_items' => array( '1' => array( ...
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redirect old post type url to new structure url

i have one cpt Anime and it has post_type taxonomy with term anime and animation anime(cpt): (site domain)/anime/post title | |-(tax)Anime |-(tax)Animation And my url structure are ...
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Using category slug in add_rewrite rule

I'm using this function ro rewrite URLs: function archive_rewrite_rules(){ add_rewrite_rule( 'inspiracao/([^/]*)/([0-9]{4})/?$', ...
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Do rewrites added with add_rewrite_rule() persist after plugin deletion?

I am developing a Wordpress plugin and need to ad a rewrite url using add_rewrite_rule(). That does work. But what happens when my plugin is deleted? Does Wordpress cleanup the htaccess or do I need ...
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Change the Permalink for wordpress attachment

My attachments are currently rewritten from http://localhost/?attachment_id=3 to http://localhost/images/image-title using @Bainternet's answer here. $new_rules['images/(\d*)$'] = ...
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How to prefix all rewrite rules in wordpress?

I want to prefix all permalinks in wordpress, and get this value from query_args. For example http://wp.dev/sample-page transform in http://wp.dev/en/sample-page. I want for all permalink, for page ...
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RewriteRule directive not working without [P] flag

I need to rewrite some URL's, but I ran into strange problem. For some reason RewriteRule directive only works if I use proxy flag, for example: RewriteRule ^foo$ /www_dev/test/page2-2/ [P] works as ...
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Adding custom post types and add custom add_rewrite_rules

I am adding custom post types using the class created by https://github.com/jjgrainger/wp-custom-post-type-class I am then adding classes using this to add rewrites: /** * Class to init our mvc * ...
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add_rewrite_rule() not working

I need to pass a property reference the last part of a URL to search the database for an entry, eg, http://example.com/cottage-details/G638/ I need to pass the G638 into an array for my ...
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add_rewrite Rule

I want to add a rewrite rule, the remove the "base" from a custom taxonomy link. There current structure is: http://example.com/bundesland/TERMSLUG I would like to have it like this: ...
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Remove rewrite path for custom taxonomy [duplicate]

I want to get rid of the rewrite path for a custom taxonomy. This is the way, I register it: register_taxonomy( 'bl_tax', array( 'stadt'), array( 'label' ...
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add_rewrite_rule query_var not being set

I have an unusual use of add_rewrite_rule (is there a usual use?) and I am getting some unexpected behavior. First here is my code: if(!empty($list_view_template)) add_rewrite_rule( ...
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Custom query_vars and parse_request on wp-admin

I've read this post http://wordpress.org/support/topic/query-vars-in-admin and although it's quite an old question, it suits me perfectly. I'm trying to accomplish what I already posted here: ...
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$error = 404 after caught add_rewrite_rule

I have a rewrite rule as this to caught old urls from a previous version of the site: add_rewrite_rule( '(ninos|familia|hogar|mujeres|hombres)-[a-z-]+\.php', 'old_id_redirect.php', 'top' ); The ...
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WP redirect rule doesn't work

I'm trying to redirect the page http://www.example.org/newsletter/unsubscribe.html to http://www.example.org/newsletter/unsubscribe. I have tried the following: ...
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Rewrite Rule Regex

I've added rewrite rule: add_rewrite_rule( 'slider-settings/(\w*)$', 'index.php?pagename=slider-settings&slider_id=$matches[1]', 'top' ); This url ...
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Custom rewrite rules without a sub folder path to identify clash with pages

I need to be able to have routes to links that are both pages and products from the main wordpress root directory, without anything to distinguish between what a product (which is a template_redirect) ...
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add_rewrite_rule, plugin activation and plugin deactivation

I see a lot of example showing to call add_rewrite_rule in your init hook, e.g. function add_my_custom_rewrite() { add_rewrite_rule(... } add_action('init', 'add_my_custom_rewrite'); and in ...
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Rewrite rules and query for virtual page

My question comes from this one. I have never really touched on rewrite rules as frankly, they still do not make sense to me What I have I have successfully build the following link ...
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Custom Post Type with modified permalink structure results in 404

I've defined a custom post type, 'Review', that I'd like to utilize with a custom permalink: /reviews/year/postname. The below code correctly creates the CPT and the custom permalink appears correctly ...
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Custom rewrite rule for backend/admin?

I would like to create a custom rewrite rule that will take the URL: http://domain/submit-project/add but display http://domain/wp/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=project Is there any way to do ...
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Best action to call add_rewrite_rule

In Codex I found that the best action to call add_rewrite_rule is the init action. So in this way the function is called every time the site load. But to save the rule in rewrite_rules option it would ...
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Add Custom Pagination Permalink

I'm trying to create a page with multiple loops on it and as such also need multiple pagination. This is proving to be a touch difficult, I've managed to get the links to show correctly by using the ...
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Custom post type url removal for child posts

Hello so my issues is that i cannot figure out how to remove the post type name from the permalink of child post. Already went though most of the solutions on the web but not none helped. Basically ...
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Need to add rewrite rule that adds in additional information about the post to url

A have a post type for venues which have the attributes title, state, and suburb. Currently using the default WordPress permalinks I get the following format: mysite.com/venue/{title} However, I ...
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PHP Rewrite Wordpress Folder to act as query string variable throughout site

I'm hoping in this is a possibility with Wordpress and I have been researching this for hours online and I'm not find a definitive or simple working example of how to achieve my goal. I need ...
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add_rewrite_rule with 3 or fewer matches?

I've been reading around a lot on here and Google to do with custom rewrite rules in WordPress and add_rewrite_rule. I found Jan Fabry's answer particularly helpful, but I'm now a bit stuck. I am ...
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Remove final slash from url

I created rewrite this rule: public function manage_user_routes() { add_rewrite_rule( '^user/([^/]+)?', 'index.php?control_action=$matches[1]', 'top' ); } but when I try to access ...
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add_rewrite_rule set up correctly, why does new URL show 404?

My aim is to have the following URL structure: /text-string/text-string/directory/text-string/text-string/1234/ point to page 447 with parts of the URL passed as get variables. (I am not worrying ...
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Multiple Permalinks for Same Post

I'd like to be able to have multiple permalinks for the same underlying post (for i18n reasons) - eg http://www.example.com/my-custom-post-type/this-is-a-cool-article ...
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Modifying rewrite rules to use <custom post type>/category/<custom taxonomy term>/

I know I can add a rewrite rule to accomplish this but I'd like to affect the links generated by WordPress (such as when I put a custom taxonomy term into a menu) I have spent the entire day today ...
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Simple page URL rewrite with add_rewrite_rule()

I've check on previous post but my problem seems to not be covered by answers. I have a WP install into a subfolder www.example.com/sub-folder/ and a page password protected ...
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Custom Page Template add_rewrite_rule

I have a custom page in my child theme. I add these code to function.php in my parent theme. In that custom page I have manga reader script. My Custom Page's URL; mangayurdu.com/myy/ ...
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Remove rewrite endpoint on deactivation?

I'm using Milo's answer to add a Rewrite Endpoint as part of my plugin. Is there a straight-forward way to remove a Rewrite Rule upon deactivation? I found this snippet but I'd expect a ...
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How make a multi language routes, with rewrite rules or rewrite endpoints?

I want to know a concept of making a multi language routing system for WP. That is the best practice, to make this routing system with add_rewrite_rules for pages post arhive etc in part, or to use ...
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How write rewrite rule to reroute tiny url?

I want to know how to write a regex : for exemple url: http://localhost/wordpress/post-title/lang/en become http://localhost/wordpress/post-title/en. I need a global rule for all types of posts? ...
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Wordpress Rewrites - How can I pass a variable to Custom Post Type?

I'm looking for a wordpress rewrite that will let me pass a query var. I have a custom post type that produces urls like this: example.com/custom-post-slug/custom-post-title/ my goal is to have ...
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add_rewrite_endpoint not working

I've been having looot of troubles with this function, I don't know what to do, because I tried everything. I have a custom post type, let's call it study. The url structure for it is ...
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WP Rewrite the last two parts of the URL

I have found quite a lot of post on the subject of WP rewrite but I can't find the right words to describe this problem. I'm trying to accomplish the following: ...
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register_post_type, add_meta_box, add_rewrite_rule

I'm working on custom post type with some custom fields setup using add_meta_box. register_post_type("sample"); add_meta_box("sample_type"); add_meta_box("sample_brand"); I want to get it working ...
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generate_rewrite_rules (action) vs add_rewrite_rule (function): which one is preferred?

I see these two methods can be used to create new custom rewrite rule, so under what situation which one is preferred? I suppose they are doing the same thing? I can either use: add_action( ...
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add_rewrite_rule issues

i usually add rewrite rules for custom pages like this: add_rewrite_rule('^deal-purchase?','index.php?is_purchase_page=1&post_type=page','top'); However on a site im working on now, the above ...
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Prevent guessing slug

I have the following rewrite rule function add_rewrite_rules($rules) { $new_rules = array( 'buscador-latte/(.*)/?$' => 'index.php?page_id=866&search_parameters=$matches[1]', ); ...