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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Custom post type by ID in root folder

i have a custom post type project the url that worked out of the box was: www.myapp.com/project/POST-ID and www.myapp.com/project/POST-SLUG now my client needs the url be available in the ...
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Make Category Base Appear in Posts Permalink (but not tags)

I have a slight problem with WP permalink structure. My aim is to make posts permalink appear with a specific category and it's base, for example: domain.com/custom-base/%category%/%postname% And ...
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Getting a 500 internal server error ONLY on wp-admin/options-permalink.php

I have access to the admin panel, and everything works fine. I can click settings->reading and change anything I want to. But if I click settings->permalinks I get a 500 internal server error. Here's ...
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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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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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How to remove slug from hierarchical custom types in 3.5.2

I know that is not suggested and that there is lots of discussion about this argument out there. Unfortunally, after a week of trying and tests, I have not managed to remove the slug from my custom ...
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Page Attachment Permalink Structure based on Menu Order?

I've been on a quest for the past couple of days reading up on Rewrite in WordPress but still can't seem to figure out how to accomplish this. When using pretty links in WordPress, media attached to ...
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get_permalink returns default link

I hope you can help me. So I'm using /%postname%/ as permalink structure, and my htaccess looks like this: # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase ...
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How to create a custom url for a category

I took over a site that displays the category in the URL three different ways. For some categories it shows "?category_name=blah". (Not ideal, but I can live with it) For newly created categories ...
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permalinks with get variables

I'm trying to create my own permalinks with wordpress rewrite API. I have been registering my get variables as it follows add_filter( 'query_vars','driver_vars' ); function driver_vars( $vars ) { ...
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Post in Multiple Categories to stay in current category (permalink, next previous post link)

I guess this has been mentioned before, but after 2 days of browsing i haven't find a complete solution. Maybe someone has come across this problem before? I'm building a designer portfolio where ...
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Use author author display name in permalink structure for pages and posts

I need to add the author name as a subdirectory prefix for all user's posts and pages. For example: example.com/johndoe/ //The author page for John Doe example.com/johndoe/category/test-post/ //Test ...
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Custom Post Type relationship with hierarchical parent and child permalinks

Trying to get my permalink and url structures to behave nicely. I have a Custom Post Type called Diseases. This post type is hierarchical with parent and child relationships. I have another CPT ...
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How to display an other custom post type in a different custom post type's archive?

Background: I need to display all posts of a custom post type called "recipes", that have a specific taxonomy "fish", right under the permalink "www.mysite.com/recipes/fish". What I have done: I ...
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Process all virtual sub pages on parent page

My parent page: http://example.com/id Virtual pages are: http://example.com/id/1563 http://example.com/id/john/5896 http://example.com/id/jack-miami/3054 I use shortcode in parent page that gets ...
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How to show custom taxonomy in the permalink?

I used the Portfolio Post Type Plugin to create custom tax and post type. I would like to show the custom taxonomy on the portfolio projects. portfolio/customtaxonomy/project while now is ...
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Correct permalinks and 404-error

I have a paid plugin that creates a custom type categories and posts in this categories. I want to get URLs like site_name/category_name/post_name. This plugin forms links like this: List item ...
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Trying to use AngularJS with WordPress without any API

I understand one can do this using the JSON RESTful API from WP but I don't want to go that route since it only works with sites on Wordpress.com and not on localhost (at least that's what I was told ...
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What would cause a theme to add extra characters to blog post links?

I've been working for the past couple days to figure out why a theme is adding " title=" to the end of a given blog post's URL, resulting in a 404 error. I've authored test posts, same result. ...
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Getting 404 when Access post which name start with Digit

I am facing some strange issue with post pages/ Getting Error for URL : www.example.com/5-reasons-to-use-wordpress Working fine it I change post name like [5 to five] : ...
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Wordpress 4.4 old permalink redirect

i have a question for you and i hope you can help me out. I have a site with over 500 broken links due to an old permalink i changed 3 year ago. I know i could use a plugin for that (if you recommend ...
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how to change permalinks format for pagination?

Sorry if my question was basic or stupid. Please help me how to do this in wordpress, i m new to wordpress. I have permalinks for pagination page like this www.website.com/customtaxonomy.html/1 ...
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404 when going to /blog

I'm trying to merge an old wordpress blog with a new wordpress site. Effectively all I want is to bring across the posts and link off to them from a link in the navigation called "blog".... simple ...
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Add hierarchical taxonomy to permalink for custom post type

I've found various questions about this issue, and I still can't get this to work. I have a post type called "product" and a taxonomy called "type". I'd like the URL for a single product post to be: ...
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change default post archive page link

I can't figure how to change the default post archive link. I've got few custom post types (for instance video_news, slug video), if I type www.blogname.com/video I get the archive.php. And every ...
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Permalinks stopped working after migration with WP all-in-one migration plugin

I've used a plugin called WP all-on-one migration to migrate my website. I've also saved the permalinks twice, as instructed after the importation. The default permalink setting works fine, but any ...
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Permalinks 404 error with HTTPS host

My new permalinks continue displaying a 404 error on my site even after adding the AllowOverride and Rewrite modules parameters. Here is my default-ssl.conf file : <IfModule mod_ssl.c> ...
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how to use two permalinks for one custom post type

I have a custom post type "article" where posts have a permalink structure (www.mysite.com/article/post-name). I need each post in it to have two different templates according to its permalinks: the ...
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Host frontpage via example.com and everything else via example.com/blog

I've assigned a page as frontpage which will be available via example.com. All the other pages should be below the /blog. For example: Main-page: example.com All posts: example.com/blog Single Blog ...
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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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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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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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Stop redirecting to posts not in a category / duplicate slugs

I have multiple posts with the same title, e.g. /states/new-york /cities/new-york /counties/new-york but Wordpress doesn't allow duplicate slugs, so they appear like: /states/new-york ...
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wp_publish_post to saved draft, permalinks broken

I'm creating a system, where some custom post drafts are being prepared, and after certain actions taken by moderators it is being automatically published. So, first I create post draft like that: ...
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Base permalink for custom taxonomy

I'm using custom hierarchical taxonomy that is attached to custom post with following structure: www.mysite.com/movies/drama/example/ where "movies" is a slug for custom taxonomy and "drama" is an ...
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display dynamic content based on url slug on custom page

i have a custom page named locations and i want the url to load like this: /locations/california /locations/nevada etc.. and upon each page load of the given url as above content is loaded based on ...
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Remove subcategory and category with some rules from permalink

My current option for permalink is set to /%category%/%postname%/: I have a category 'stati' and parent category 'italian', 'german'. This parent category has some other parent category, for example: ...
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example.com/index.php/%postname is working while /%postname is not working Wordpress on IIS6

client had a WordPress install already running on IIS. when i am trying to change permalink, it is working only with /index.php/%postname. my site on IIS6 also created web.config file with below ...
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404 not found error on WordPress local host

I'm doing some work on a live WordPress site, and before making changes wanted to create a local copy of the site to use. I've gone ahead and done that, (using BackUpBuddy) but I am getting this ...
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How to generate a list of all urls

I'd like to display a list of all Urls of my Wordprees site. I print out a list of all taxonomy terms like this : <?php // Get all Post $html = '<h2>Articles</h2>'; ...
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Conditional permalink structure

I want a function to apply multiple permalink structure for posts under certain conditions. For example, if post date is before 2014, I want the permalink structure to be: /%category%/%post_id%/ ...
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301 Redirect for Non-Date Based URL's

I'm wanting to redirect posts in WordPress that do not have a date based permalink structure to those that do. For example: domain/aprils-obx-race-recap-gnarly to: ...
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How to remove custom post type and add category and post name

I have a custom post type called listing and taxonomy for this listing is called listing_cat. At the moment my wordpress permalinks appear in this format ...
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Wordpress is suppressing page extensions!

I've built 2 sites on Wordpress. In both of them, I did two things: Created a slug for each page. In Settings > Permalink Settings, I chose "Custom Structure", and entered /%postname%.php In one ...
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How to change hierarchical page permalinks to be flat

I'm building a site for a client with a large navigational structure. I think it would be easiest for them to manage if the pages were listed hierarchically in the admin panel, but it would also be ...
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Permalink structure with custom taxonomies and custom post type like /parent-tax/child-tax/custom-post-type-name (with no base name)

I have a custom post type named "tours" and a custom taxonomy named "tour_type". "tour-type" taxonomy is hierarchical. In "tour-type" taxonomy, parent terms are limited to "eco-tours", "daily-tours", ...
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Any way for get_next_post() to use the actual post order instead of publish order?

I'm currently using get_next_post() and get_previous_post() to get their ID so that I can permalink my next/previous buttons for a custom post type. I'm also using a wordpress plugin called "Anything ...
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Strange number at the end of wordpress permalinks

I've just noticed in my google webmaster tools that there are 404 errors and they are pointing from my permalinks which have this number in the end : 9223372036854775807. For example this url : ...
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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 ...