A permanent link to an item (a blog post, an attachment, ...). The default structure is "?p=123", but WordPress can handle "pretty permalinks" and will rewrite them internally to the former version. If you have a question about special rewrite structures you should use the [url-rewriting] tag.

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Include taxonomy slug in url?

I have the following custom post-type and custom taxonomy setup: add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); function create_post_type() { register_post_type( 'system', array( ...
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Menu Link Redirect Based on Username or User ID

I am building a client portal where my clients can log in and see all their pending projects, completed projects and create new projects. Though I'm stuck at the start. The dropdown menu is called ...
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561 views

Create custom links for excerpts with php dynamically

Good Day I am using excerpts in my wordpress theme. Now in wordpress's documentation, they say wordpress does not automatically add links for the excerpts, you have to manually add them like this: ...
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466 views

All pages are redirected to homepage if using Permalink Custom Structure

My website http://laptopre.net/ is running on WP 3.4.2. When I changed the Permalinks setting to Custom Structure - /%category%/%postname%/ , all the pages in my site are redirected to homepage. ...
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449 views

How to display comments on different page

I am creating a reviews site and I want to display the customer reviews (comments) on a separate page from the single-restaurant.php. I'll just have a link that says (Read reviews/ add yours). I ...
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Add .html to Woocommerce permalinks

I'm redesiging a site for a client using Wordpress and WooCommerce and I need to add .html to all the woocommerce permalinks so they don't lose any SEO ranking when we go live with the site. Does ...
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Wordpress Automatic Update to 3.9.1 breaks Permalinks

Yesterday, WordPress 3.9.1 Maintenance Release May 8, 2014 updated my version from the latest and all of the sudden, my inside pages were broke - no one could reach anything except the home page. I ...
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612 views

Change in custom taxonomy permalink cause 404 error for another custom taxonomy

I have created hierarchy based custom permalinks with help of this link. But now it is causing 404 error on another custom taxonomy used in site. Although I want custom permalinks on this taxonomy ...
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912 views

Redirect & permalink problems after moving multisite to a new server

I just moved my subdomain multisite to a new server and I'm having some trouble with permalinks & redirects. One difference post-move is that I have moved core WP files into it's own directory ...
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295 views

How to create a permalink for custom taxonomies and custom post types like base-name/parent-tax/child-tax/custom-post-type-name

I found this link too much helpful. This is what I code so far and got it working for all scenarios except two scenarios. register_post_type( 'article', array( 'labels' => array( ...
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why some permalinks adding characters/ruining links

I am using a gallery to link to some sub categories. Some of the links within the category work exactly how they should. However there are a few that are adding strange characters on the end, I've ...
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Remove parent slug for child pages

I'm looking for a plugin/custom function that removes the parent slug of a child's page permalink. Something that automatically changes the permalink for child pages. Example: ...
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416 views

Change permalinks for custom post type based on taxonomy term

I have a custom post type 'profile'. Each profile can be one and only one of either student, staff or alumni, which is set through the 'profile_types' custom taxonomy. This gives me permalinks of: ...
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Custom Post Type with /%shop_name%/gallery/%gallery% permastruct?

I have created a custom user meta = shop_name in User Profile and custom post type gallery I want my permalink to be in form of /%shop_name%/gallery/%gallery%. Every user has a custom user_meta = ...
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WordPress Permalink Problem

I have a blog with 3,000 post permalink using the "% postname%" now I want to change it and make it into html "% postname% .html". Everything works except for the old link on facebook and in the ...
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How could I change my Permalink from blog to custom structure? [on hold]

When I install multi wordpress site I have a problem that my default site permalink goes to http://site.myurl.com/blog/post-name/ I want to change it so that it goes to a custom link like this: ...
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Dynamically generate child-URLs for posts or custom posts

How can I have a post (or custom post) with a definite URL: www.test.com/category/post-name and a child-URL referring to a specific section of that post www.test.com/category/post-name/sub-url ...
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How do I get a link to a WP page within a loop?

I'm trying to get a link to Page A within a loop on Page B. Normally I would use <?php echo get_page_link($mypage->ID); ?> but the loop is causing this to always return a path to the current ...
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404 error on sub-categories

My website is setup as Static Home Page Then posts as Category/Sub-category/Post Some posts are simply Category/Post When you click on some categories it comes up fine e.g ...
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Change the permalinks structure

I have decided my structure of permalinks from /?p=125 to /sample-page. I have tried some methods, but anyone works. I have changed the structure in settings/permalinks and I have tried with some ...
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535 views

How can a guest view the “Pending Review” Post?

When a user creates a new post it will have "pending" status. So I want the visitor (guest - not logged user) to be able to view "Pending" posts and vote it to "Publish" if enough "X Votes". Google ...
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Stop WordPress from reserving slugs for media items?

I am experiencing some odd behavior, that apparently happens "out of the box" with WordPress. If I upload a file through the media manager called: services.jpg; then go try to create a page with the ...
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Wordpress can generate numeric permalinks, which then 404

I know why setting a numerical permalink for a post would mean Wordpress confuses page name and number. However, I notice on the site I am working on (Wordpress 4), that you can edit the permalink to ...
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How do I create a permalink structure with 2 taxonomies

I would like to create permalink to a search for a custom post type that has 2 taxonomies in it. Here are a few appropriate examples: /root/%taxonomyA%/%taxonomyB% ...
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How to achieve a clean custom permalink solution?

I am working on the design of a blog with the below(just a sample) category hierarchy. PARENT | ...
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When WP_Query only returns 1 post, how do I automatically redirect to that post?

I've been searching around for a few hours now and can't figure out how to do this. Seems really simple. I've seen lots of redundant examples on how to redirect to a single post when a search result ...
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Permalinks for Taxonomy and Custom Post Type

Have the following situation here: Custom post type: 'recipes' Taxonomy for custom post type 'recipes': 'receitas' One of the taxonomies slug: 'receitas-whoopie-pie' The permalink structure MUST be: ...
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Would it be wrong to save the permalinks as a postmeta and regenerate it on save post? [closed]

I was wondering about the permalinks. They are built on the fly but they are pretty much always the same. It seems like a waste of processing time and databse queries on every request. Why not store ...
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884 views

WP Rewrite Rules - Custom post type & taxonomy

I've been beating my head against the wall for a few days trying to figure this out. I have a custom post type and custom taxonomy and I'm trying to get my URL's to work. Here is the URL structure ...
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problem in the author permalink

1 - register like this http://ahmed.d.pr/19Poz 2 - register a new user like this http://ahmed.d.pr/1eExL 3 - choose permalink >> Post name >> /%postname%/ 4 - the link in the browser must be like ...
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708 views

Relative or Absolute Paths for Flash Video Player Files

I have a Flash SWF file working correctly in the root of my website. It is fully embedded, with everything including the player hosted directly on the website (not a YouTube embed). This flash file ...
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789 views

WordPress 3.4 Permalinks Redirection Problem

A few years ago this was the permalink structure I had for my blog: /%year%/%category%/%postname%.html I changed these permalinks last year to this: /%category%/%postname%/%post_id%/ A ...
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Wordpress Page Not Found if Permalink Settings is Postname

Uploaded code on staging server. in localhost everything is working well but on staging I can login to admin pabel but can not see any page on frontend. When any page is accessed it says The requested ...
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255 views

Remove multisite “blog” slug from specific custom post type

I have wordpress multisite, by default multisite has the word "blog" added to all post types excluding "pages" How would i only remove it from a specific custom post type. If I go to setting and ...
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362 views

WordPress keep redirecting me to random URLs

When I go to my homepage, http://example.com, I sometimes get redirected to http://example.com/SXKSLW/ or some other random URL along that pattern that yields 404 page. I do not remember doing ...
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Prepend Taxonomy slug to post

How do I add a custom a taxonomy slug to posts like abc.com/bangalore/post-name-title and incases where I don't have a taxonomy (say 'city'), I want this to be abc.com/post-name-title ? My ...
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Uppercase vs. Lowercase page slugs

We are migrating a site to WordPress from another platform. An issue came up with the URLs--some are uppercase, some lowercase. I allowed uppercase using this solution: How can I make Capital letter ( ...
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404 Page not found error - what messed up the permalinks?

Today I encountered an interesting problem on one of my WP blogs. Everything was working fine, until URL broke. The main page was loading correctly, as well as the admin dashboard. The problem was ...
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1answer
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Posts in Page - How to customize the URL?

I have a "normal" WordPress install. Blogposts are displayed on the homepage an there are a few pages. Now I want to display the posts of a specific category on a page, so that I can add some ...
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2answers
652 views

Page Navigation is not working with permalink structure

I am displaying a list of employees using my custom plugin. My permalink structure is %category%%postname%/ My page navigation was like http://www.example.com/emp/?page=2, and was working fine until ...
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1answer
375 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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2answers
425 views

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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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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427 views

add category name to permalinks on product page /category-name/product-name

I'm trying to reconfigure the permalinks used in WooCommerce such that the following format will be displayed: homesite/category/product. Right now, the permalinks only shows under a category page: ...
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1answer
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Categories' hierarchy in URL

The posts in the website I'm currently working on have multiple hierarchical categories applied to each of them. For instance: Source - Books -- Moby Dick -- Sherlock Holmes The permalinks are set ...
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How to: change permalink by category?

i'm have 2 category: News & Games How to change permalink by category as: if is category News permalink as: domain.com/news-%postname% if is category Game permalink as: ...
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Redirect imported blog posts using my permalinks settings

I have imported all of my blog posts from a different CMS to a local WordPress setup to test things out before going live. Here is the layout of the posts from the old CMS: <PublishingArticles> ...
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Is it possible to output breadcrumbs with a custom esc_url( the_permalink() );?

Specifically when listing search results on a page, I would like to output esc_url( the_permalink() ); as: Breadcrumbs > linking > to > page I've seen lots of articles, plugins etc referencing the ...
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Force Wordpress to Show Pages Instead of Category For Silo Structure [duplicate]

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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2 loops with pagination on a single loop

On a page I want to always show the most recent post on top with a different layout, and have the rest of the posts listed below. So I created a template page with these 2 loops. But I cannot figure ...