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24 views

Root level category, tag, author and archive pages to work

I want root level Wordpress urls to work for category, tag, author and archive page. For example right now categories pages are. domain.com/category/cat-name/ it shows posts under cat-name ...
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45 views

Why does my subcategory URL give 404 eror?

I'm using WordPress's standard theme Twenty Fourteen. Here is my problem Not Working: http://ispeedify.com/internet/paypal/ I've made my "PayPal" a sub category of the parent "Internet". But the ...
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2answers
50 views

How to remove category from wordpress url?

I am new to wordpress so i am facing a problem in removing /category/ from wordpress URL http://domain/category/category-name So i would like to know how to remove /category/ from the url. I have ...
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34 views

Use category base slug in posts' permalink

The Goal I would like to format my permalinks as follows: for posts: somePrefix/%category%/%postname% for categories: somePrefix/%category% Where somePrefix is the same in both cases. I know ...
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53 views

category link not working for a specific slug, works for others

I have setup several categories and set the permalinks to /%category%/%postname%.html with a category base of . to remove "category" from the url. All categories are working except for one with the ...
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23 views

Change category base based on category

How can I change the permalink based on the category? I would like to change the category base based on its category. I want the output to be like this: /news/category1 /articles/category2 ...
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16 views

Wordpress category permalinks won't work

Hi for some reason I am having a problem with my category permalinks. When clicking on the category link, it shows only one post from the category instead of showing all post from the category.
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96 views

404 not found problem with URL rewrite custom category

I have category called "us". I am trying to change link structure from : http://www.example.com/us/post-name to http://www.example.com/post-name I have inserted code in functions.php : ...
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59 views

Remove the parent name from permalink

I have a problem with the address of the categories in my website. At first, I have to say I checked all the similar topic and question in stackexchange, but none of them solved my problem. Problem ...
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1answer
55 views

Custom post types and permalink

I’m looking for a way to solve my problem with permalinks in wordpress. I have 3 post types: news (default), posttype1, posttype2 all 3 uses the standard category. I added 3 categories in it: cat1, ...
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32 views

How to rewrite the post URL according to the category?

I have 1000 posts in my website, half of them are in difference categories and another half is in category called "blog". Current permalink structure is: http://xxxxx.com/articles/%postname% - this is ...
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59 views

WordPress URL Rewrite for dynamic and customized URL

I'm working on a website in WordPress where I have to show AP News from external Database and not from the WordPress DB. I have created few shortcodes for this, which are working absolutely fine. I ...
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60 views

Changing Permalinks for Category Pages Only

I am working to redesign a site and would like to rework the permalink structure for the category pages only. Right now they are using: /category/category-name I would like to switch this to: ...
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1answer
142 views

How to exclude uncategorized from permalink structure /%category%/%postname%/

I'm using a custom permalink structure: /%category%/%postname%/ So that my posts are listed like: mysite.com/widgets/blue-widget This works fine as long as "blue-widget" exists in one and only ...
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44 views

Plural Category Base Slug On Category Archive Page

I've got a little problem with the category base slugs. Say I have got a category called 'Resources', with the category slug set to 'resource'. So any post in the category resource will appear with ...
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58 views

WP No Base Permalink only works with logged user (admin)

(My apologies for my poor English, I'm french) I just want to have a shorty URL for all page of my WP Site: www.example.com/wordpress-answers-is-a-good-site for my posts insteads of ...
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1answer
68 views

Permalink Settings: optional settings doesn’t apply to editor

In my WordPress 3.8 in my "Permalink Settings" I've chosen the option "Post name". Then I've added "Optional" for "Category" ( %category%/%postname% ), the URLs works like I wanted - ...
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202 views

How to get category slug link? ( include parent categories)

for example, if main category slug is cars; sub-category slug is: Ford; how to get the permalink of Ford, including its parent categories' slug? ( get_category_link() returns mysite.com/?cat=19 type ...
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97 views

Change permalink based on post category

I am looking for a way to change the permalink structure based on the category a post is in. If the post is in the "blog" category I would like the permalink to be /blog/%postname%/ and if it is any ...
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0answers
32 views

Custom post types and categories for my unique permalink situation

recently I've taken on a project that is a bit overwhelming due to the fact I have never made a website this big before. It's a travel website that features reviews, photos, user articles, etc. ...
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1answer
180 views

How to set up Author archives with sub category URL

So i have a site where i have used the authors.php page so that i can display individual user's profile pages.. the url then looks something like: http://mydomain.com/author/test/ What i would like ...
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1answer
67 views

Most efficient use of custom taxonomies, categories, and pages

I've been researching the difference of taxonomies vs. categories vs. custom post types vs. etc. and have been beginning to pickup on the differences. However I still can't wrap my head around when it ...
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2answers
86 views

Make assigning post to a specific category equivalent to assigning it to all categories

Allow me to explain with an example, for the sake of clarity. Please take the time to read it all to get a good idea of what I am exactly after. On my WordPress site categories are used as Editions ...
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1answer
112 views

Allow dot in wordpress permalinks (only for categories)

I'm using domain names as category. For instance I have category name google.com But wordpress converts dot with hyphen in permalinks. Can someone tell me how to allow dot in category permalink?
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1answer
26 views

Removing short versions of category archive URL

I'm looking after a site where someone has configured /%category%/%postname% as the Permalink structure. A side-effect of this seems to be that a category archive will appear both at the usual ...
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1answer
162 views

Custom Post Types and independent Categories - complex Taxonomy

Input data: There is a Custom Post Type, with Companies posts that relates to Company category; There is a Custom Post Type, with Products posts that tied to Items -> Item-type category; ...
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1answer
98 views

Category / Custom Post Type permalink issue

So I'm currently working on a client site and trying to switch some old posts over to use new custom post types. Prior to this point, her website was set up in such a way that she could add both ...
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79 views

Using arbitrary paths in page urls

I have been looking all over the place and maybe I'm just searching the wrong terminology but I need to be able to allow an end user (completely non-technical) to add an arbitrary path to the url ...
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1answer
70 views

url for posts for a date within a category

I am trying to create something like a newsletter. I'd like to show a set of categories with hyperlinks. however, I want to restrict that to the specific date. Clicking on the hyperlink will show ...
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2answers
154 views

Removing subcategories from permalinks

I run a small news site with tens of thousands of entries. I'm currently importing all of these into wordpress by rebuilding our old CMS into wordpress. So far, everything is coming over smoothly. ...
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0answers
149 views

Multiple post categories - single permalink

I created a post which is assigned to multiple categories. Eg: I have a post "My Post", and I put it in "foo" and "bar" categories. Now my article will have two permalinks, "/foo/my-post" and ...
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1answer
101 views

Put a link to a category round a hard coded A HREF

In my footer I have hard coded the links and would like to link some to there category, I could just copy the full URL to it and paste in the href="" but I would rather call it using php. My ...
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277 views

Force Wordpress to Show Pages Instead of Category

I am trying to create a SILO structure on one of my WordPress site. I have always checked this option on Yoast SEO plugin "Strip the category base (usually /category/) from the category URL." So my ...
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3answers
172 views

Exclude subcategories from the url

We have a site with categories and subcategories. If anybody navigates to a content belongs to a subcategory the url will have the following form: domain/main-category/sub-category/mycontent/ But we ...
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1answer
159 views

Hierarchical permalink structure for posts showing categories and sub-categories

I'm having a lot of trouble finding an aswer to this. This is what happens to my permalink structure currently: When I open the page, filtering all posts for a category, the url is: ...
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2answers
135 views

Custom Post Type Permalinks with %category%

I Create New Post Types and Taxonomies. This is the script: add_action('init', 'my_custom_post_type_init'); function my_custom_post_type_init() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x('Roundabouts', ...
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1answer
2k views

How to get permalinks with category base working with sub-categories

I ran into an issue with a site that needs the category base also included in the custom permalink structure. I know this is an issue and I have read many posts like this that gave me some insight... ...
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1answer
58 views

Link categories to last post

I am using wp_list_categories() to show all my categories. But I would like that the child categories link to the last post of that category. For example: <ul> <li><a ...
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1answer
186 views

Use the category name instead of category slug in permalinks

How to create a permalink structure which finish by: /category-name/post-name/ Instead of: /category-slug/post-name/ By default, Wordpress is offering %category% tag strucure as "A sanitized ...
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1answer
986 views

Allow duplicate permalink slugs for posts in different categories

I have my permalink format set to /%category%/%postname%/ and I have two posts with the same permalink slug, but in different categories. Ideally, the two permalinks should look like this: ...
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2answers
967 views

Catch 404 after changing permalink structure from /%postname%/ to /%category%/%postname%/

I made a site some time ago and after some days some posts were indexed by search engines. Today I changed the permalink structure from /%postname%/ to /%category%/%postname%/. After that, when ...
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1answer
744 views

How to get the url to tag & category base set by the user?

I'm searching for half an hour now on how to get the url/permalink base in Wordpress (the 'category' and 'tag' value set in the backend). Could you please point me in the right direction? I want to ...
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3answers
762 views

How to filter posts by format and category via url?

I figured out I can filter posts by format just by doing /type/{format} e.g. /type/gallery/ in the url. Looking for a way to filter by categories on top of this, something like ...
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1answer
357 views

Redirect single article permalink to paginated category page

Is it possible to redirect from a permalink (a single article) to that same post in a relevant category page, which might be paginated? So when people visit http://domain/post_number they get ...
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1answer
62 views

Custom permalinks structure

I would like to have this structure: www.mysite.com/2013 (must show all posts of 2013) www.mysite.com/my-category/2013 (must show all posts of 2013 and of category "my-category") ...
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1answer
269 views

Custom post type category permalinks and archive pages

I know this question was brought up before, but I can't seem to get things working using any of the proposed solutions. This is how I have my custom post types and categories setup: Custom Post Type: ...
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1answer
152 views

Advanced permalinks structure

I would like to get this: mysite.com/category/tag/ example: mysite.com/news/sports/ News is a CATEGORY and sports is a TAG How can I do it? Thanks.
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1answer
376 views

How to add a post without assigning to a category?

Can any one please explain how to add a post in WordPress without assigning it to any category. Actually I want to display some news or some quick information. So, it does not come to any category ...
2
votes
1answer
186 views

New categories are now going to 404s

I have a WPMU site with hundreds of blogs on it. We are on 3.4.2 and this is the first time I'm seeing this issue within a few of my sites. Basically, what happens is that I'll create a new category ...
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1answer
569 views

Pagination breaks on child-categories, works fine on parent-category

I have two parent categories, and pagination is working fine on them - the paged url's show as: /parent-category-1/page/2/ ... etc /parent-page/parent-category-2/page/2/ ... etc However, when I go ...