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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Wordpress search seems to look into permalink (which is bad)

It looks like when you search for the domain name in the wordpress search box, you get all your content listed because the domain name is in each permalink. I've tried many things, but it seems to be ...
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What is the best practice to check for pretty permalinks?

I develop a plugin and therefore I add new RSS feeds. One feed might look like http://local.wordpress.dev/?post_type=custom-post-type&custom-taxonomy=tax-1&feed=custom-feed This works pretty ...
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Changing permalinks gives me 404 errors on nginx

EDIT It turns out that I was barking up the wrong tree trying to edit .htaccess, as nginx doesn't use it. What I apparently need to do is edit my .conf file. Before I read this, my_app.conf looked ...
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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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Title and post URL based on custom fields?

I have custom fields in my custom post type. They should serve as a title and post slug for URL. Basically, whenever I change the content of the custom fields, the title field should react ...
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CPT's with landing page instead of archive - Url Rewrite?

I am building a directory website which has various Custom post Types like Tours, Food, etc. The client would like to see landing Pages for each of the categories which can be edited manually (think ...
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Custom post type permalink tag 404

I'm using wp-types to build a wordpress site. I'm happy with the types and their fields, I just wanted to created a function that shows parents in the url - see blow function that achieves this - also ...
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Remove index.php in permalink structure on IIS server

In permalinks(dashboard) section index.php added. e.g. Current Post Name: http://zakatchicago.com/index.php/sample-post/ Expected Post Name: http://zakatchicago.com/sample-post/ How can i remove ...
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Permalink with passed query string parameters not working

Within our site, using a custom theme we have a specific page that contains a query string to acquire an "abstract" using a talkid and programcode. The issue we are experiencing is that Google Search ...
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Wordpress Permalinks not working in Apache2 Ubuntu 14.04

In my local machine, wordpress permalinks not working. After research I found that wordpress not creating .htaccess file. For this I followed below steps. Manually create a ".htaccess" file and ...
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Get the current page URL (including pagination)

Is there a WP function to automatically get the correct URL of the current page? Meaning if I just opened a single post, the function returns the same as get_permalink(), but if I'm on a paginated ...
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Programmatically adding posts

I'm about to create parser which would be inserting new custom posts. So, it's pretty simple global $user_ID; $new_post = array( 'post_title' => 'My New Post', 'post_content' => 'Lorem ...
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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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How to protect htaccess so it can't be overwritten?

I'm having a problem where Wordpress is periodically and randomly destroying the htaccess file and setting it to zero bytes. When it does this, the site of course breaks until permalinks are manually ...
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How to change permalink to include custom post type

Is there a way to add custom post type to permalinks with a plugin or otherwise? This is what I am trying to accomplish: mysite.com/projects/food/burgerking mysite.com/projects/wine/cherryvineyard ...
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Possible to use /%monthname%/ in my permalink structure without using a plugin?

I need to use the following permalink structure so that when I launch the website, the urls will be the same as they were before (moving from a non-wordpress site): ...
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404 - Category pagination for custom post type

--Edit I've managed to narrow it down that the paged variable is not working properly here, (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; is always returning 0 although maybe it is due to ...
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Change permalink , keeping old structure with date

Currently on our website we have the /date/postname permalink structure with quite a number of posts. For SEO purposes we want to change it to /postname permalink structure but we want to keep the ...
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Imported posts using wrong domain name

So a little background. I have my WordPress development site backed up on a remote git repository. I added a ignore file to ignore specific files so that if the repository is cloned the site has to be ...
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Mirror content based on URL slug

I have a training site that manages the same content across several branded versions. examples: .com/product-name-a .com/re-brand1/product-name-a .com/re-brand2/product-name-a Where all 3 are ...
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whats is the perfect configuration to .htaccess for permalinks?

I have wordpress site with the normal url, when i try change this to permalinks, wordpress says 404 not found in the other pages that not is the home. after of search in the codex, i found that the ...
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Permalinks linking to similar named site

I'm having a problem with the permalinks on a testing site linking to live site. Basically the hosting company set up this separate site for testing so that edits could be made without affecting the ...
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How can I change permalinks based on individual plugins? [on hold]

We're using a calendar plugin (All-in-One Event Calendar by Time.ly) in which the links on the calendar only work if the permalink structure is set to Default. However the rest of the site uses Post ...
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Must slugs be unique?

Is it true that slugs must always be unique, regardless of the rest of the url, or if it's used by different post-types or taxonomies? For example, is it possible to have both of these urls? ...
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how to redirect old blog post urls when permalinks are changed

When you have a permalink structure set to www.example.com/post-name And you want it to change to www.example.com/blog/post-name Is there any way to have the old format redirect to the new (ie. ...
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Custom post type with parent page? Possible?

I'm having trouble getting my url structure the way I want. I have a page with two sections: private company Let's take private as an example. In this area, I wan't to have a url structure like ...
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page nested 3 levels deep shows 404

I just created a page called Series at /media/archive/series/, parenting this new page under /media/archive/ The page at /media/archive works, but this new page, 3 levels off the root, shows a 404. ...
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custom permalinks do not work: page not found

I am developing my website in local with wamp server and wordpress i am using a w7 OS and running wamp server with apache and my sql. I have a problem with permalinks. So far, i developed the pages ...
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Custom Post Type Permalink Page Not Found

I've been wasting hours and hours trying to solve a permalink issue with custom post types. It keeps returning page not found (404). When I use the default permalinks, it works, but when I switch to ...
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Change permalink to attachment

Hello i found this code and I modified a litle, but i have a problem with it. I want the link of the attachment page to be something like this [post-permalink]/[gallery]/[postid] 1234/ .. /1253/ ...
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Get custom pretty-permalinks working with 3rd party API querystrings?

Edited to remove any reference to 3rd party API stuff: I have /%category%/%title%/ as my permalink structure. I have a page which uses a couple of querystring variables: ...
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Numeric slug on child post

I understand there are 2 different types when it comes to a custom post type: -page -post. Where page supports child pages, and post does not. However, when i try to make a child page with only ...
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Get full control over custom post type url

The situation I have a custom post type, lets call it 'CP', which has two parent categories named 'companies' and 'category'. Posts of type CP can only have one company and multiple categories. So, ...
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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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Group Posts by First Letter of Title

I am working on a website that is using posts as a way to manage glossary articles similar to the example website below. I would like to find a way to display articles alphabetically and grouped by a ...
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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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Only default permalink is working mod_rewrite enabled

My problem is in my wordpress site only default permalinks is working.. When I change permalinks all pages become not found.. only home page is showing. When I change permalinks to postname .htaccess ...
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Use menus with anchors

I have a CPT archive page and I want to create a navigation menu which will jump to anchors in the form <a name="post-slug" http="{the permalink goes here}>The CPT Title</a> I have been ...
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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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mod-rewrite exception? keep #hash in matching urls?

Hey guys, My WordPress permalink structure is set to `/%postname%/. When I create a page with a name "FAQs" the permalink generated is "mydomain.com/faqs". When I link to this page in my code ...
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How can I redirect this contact form to a specific permalink

I'm converting a HTML site to WP for a client and they have a simple contact form in place. If the submission is sucessful it currently, in it's HTML form, sends them to thankyou.html but I want to ...
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Changing permalink from /postname/ to category/postname/

I have a website where it consists more than 800 posts, At present my permalinks structure is /%postname%/, but due to some reasons I want to change it to /%category%/%postname%/ I have implemented ...
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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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Content Section Custom Anchor Not Working

I purchase WP theme (Techwise) and I found an issue with content menu sidebar in post page. that content not working as same (toc) Table of Content. it's not working with Arabic letters but working ...
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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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Removing Custom Permalink Structure for Custom Post Type

I'm using a custom permalink structure for posts, which is domain.com/blog/%postname%/. However, I have a custom post type called 'events', and I don't want to use the default custom permalink ...
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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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Stop Wordpress appending `-2` to the end of my url after i change it

When i try to set the url of a page in wordpress (4.2) it keeps apending -2 to the end of the url, i guess its becuase this ulr already exists, but i checked and it dosnt, although at one time it did ...
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Upgrade to WP 4.2 Wiped Out Permalinks

OK. This is very sad. The permalinks on my site have been messed up ever since upgrading to WordPress 4.2. This is not a question about how to set permalinks - per se. This is a problem that needs ...