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 taxonomy permalinks and custom post types [closed]

I have set up a custom post type called "Portfolio". I have asigned this custom post type 2 taxonomies, "Clients" & "Service". The portfolio homepage URL is as follows: www.domain.co.uk/...
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Wordpress 3.1 .htaccess contents keep dissappearing?

I have Wordpress 3.1 installed in a subdirectory of a shared hosting account, it's a linux server and mod_rewrite is enabled and working fine elsewhere. The contents of the .htaccess file disappear ...
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Best and Cleanest way to remove /category/ from category permalinks? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Remove parent category from permalink? Basically only have the child category? We've seen plugins to do this, and a lot of people with different code modifications. We ...
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Allow Permalinks to Work with and without Hyphens

Is there a way that I can change my .htaccess file to allow the user to go to a permalink with or without the hyphen? For example: I have a page: http://example.com/parent/two-words To get to that ...
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Pagination for blog posts reloading same page [closed]

Symptoms Visiting /blog/ loads the first 10 posts, as expected. Visiting /blog/page/2/ (and onward) loads the new URL but with the same 10 posts. Nothing changes but the URL. Setup Details Custom ...
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Stop Images Linking to Themselves?

I have images on my website which I do not really want stolen, I have a no right click plugin which will help, and I would like to stop people clicking on the image to display it on it's own in a ...
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hiding permalink in admin if the user is subscriber

I don't want to show the permalink if the user is subscriber. Can anyone help me to achieve that? PS: I'm talking about the permalink which appears below title while creating new post. PPS: I ...
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the_permalink() not working in a root installation

I hope someone can help me. I have a root installation of WP, but not as index.php (it's actually news.php). Consequently the_permalink() doesn't work, as the root of the website is a different page. ...
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How can I create a permalink with two categories, with the order based on the parent category?

Basically, I'd like to create a category permalink like example.com/books/adventure without having to make adventure a child-category because it will apply to other categories as well. So the end ...
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How does one flush rules on theme activation or deactivation only?

Flushing rules is clearly an important part of creating themes with custom post types. See here and here. Does anyone have any example code of how to flush rules from functions.php? I'm a little ...
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How to set a page as homepage in stead of the newspages?

I need some help. I want the same as on this site: http://www.123ipad.nl/ (this is my website) When you go to the home url you come to a page in stead of the newspage. The newspages are in the submap /...
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curl problem or permalinks

I just configured my VPS, I am using Centos, everything works fine, but if I am setting my permalinks to Custom Structure, then accept the homepage none of the posts come, it shows me 404 page, I ...
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How can I make internal anchor links work with WordPress's permalinks?

I've got a custom template page called 'shop', which is found at the URL http://mysite.com/shop/. This page lays out all the posts of post_type 'product' like this: <div class="product"> <...
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Filter string like a slug

I have a WordPress site using pretty permalinks. I want to filter a string to that the it ends up with the exact same formatting as the url slug, does anyone know the filter or function to do so?
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Permalink target for recent post

I am trying to set up code to submit a post to StumbleUpon, from my Rothmania site. The code reads href="http://www.stumbleupon.com/submit?url=<?php the_permalink(); ?>&title=<?php ...
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How to remove the index.php in the url?

I have installed wordpress in a subdirectory (blog). In the root directory I have installed Magento. Now the file directory is as following: app downloader includes media .... blog/wp-admin My ...
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How to get the permanent link in a plugin?

I'm writing a plugin to add some extra contents that contain the permanent link to the (single) post. function abcd_add_contents($content) { $extra_content = the_permalink(); if (is_single()...
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Custom Permalinks for Custom post Type Archives?

I know that WP 3.1 has added support for archives for custom post types but is there any way to customize the permalinks for them?
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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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Permalink opens attachment instead of page

I recently moved a blog from one host to another and now have a problem with a permalink - rather than opening up a page, it now opens an attachment. The blog is using WP 3.0.4, running on PHP 5 and ...
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Remove permalink for custom post type

I have multiple custom post types and custom taxonomies, "staff", "games", which have the permalinks: domain.com/staff/%staff-name% domain.com/games/%game-name% However, I'm only using these custom ...
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Permalink Problems

From the WordPress support forums: Hi, this is my website http://www.mp3ojax.com. I want to insert permalinks on the images on main page This is the code: <a href="<?php the_permalink(...
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What causes /pages/ to appear in URI, and how to remove it?

I have a WordPress site I am working on, in which /pages/ appears in the URI for all Pages. For example, www.site.com/pages/contact-us/ I am stumped as to why this is occurring, it doesn't occur on ...
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Rewrite url without flushing the database?

Is it possible to create a rewrite in WP dynamically such that no flushing is required? For example, not storing the rewrite in the database but rather defined in my plugin code?
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WordPress Permalink feature alternative

I'm trying to prefix my permalinks for some backend logic to emulate posts on Multisite. I have used the post_link filter but unfortunately it didn't meet my needs as it doesn't prefix the permalink ...
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Change Buddypress Admin Profile Page Permalink

Does anybody know how to change the default admin profile permalink in Buddypress which is: domain.com/members/admin/ to this: domain.com/members/MyUserName/ I tried to change my name and it doesn't ...
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URL rewrite and navigation structure for wordpress custom post type

I have created the following custom post types: Artists Albums Songs Songs are children of Albums, Albums are children of Artists. I am trying to set up a navigation structure that shows this ...
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Best way to specify “article type” in URL

I'm helping a small blog out that posts a few different "types" of articles. These article types are shared across categories. We want to put the article type in the URL. So the structure would look ...
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Changing permalink name redirects to another template?

I'm creating a template with a few templates with names page-contact.php, page-portfolio.php and page-blog.php. The problem is that when I select a Defaul Template for a page (I expect it to open ...
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I copied my site to another site but all links point to old site

I copied my site: www.old_site.com to a new address: www.new_site.com All links in new_site point to the old site. What do I have to change so that new site points to new site? Thank you.
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119 views

How can I emulate permalink behaviour on static pages

I am working on a Wordpress site which is displaying results from an Events API on a given page. the page is at /whats-on. I want to provide links on the page which are formatted like mysite.com/...
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Template files for Custom Post Type and Taxonomy

I've got a custom post type called "properties" and two custom taxonomies called "type" (office space, retail space, etc.) and "location" (new york, chicago, etc.). I have created "archive-properties....
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578 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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How to Create Template File for Parent Page of Custom Post Type

After creating a custom post type I made a custom template file for the post (single-customposttypename.php). So the URL structure would be: example.com/page/postname, and postname would be the post ...
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How to get Next/previous_post_link to go through articles in top parent category

I have a magazine format where a parent category is an issue, sub categories are the sections and the articles go into their respective sections. When viewing an article in a magazine, I would like to ...
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987 views

add_query_vars and canonical links

I have two pages, one called cities and the other called states. They use the add_query_vars function to grab the city and or state from a database. The pages load fine. For example when someone goes ...
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Rewriting search permalink

when typing "a" into my search field (/?s=a) I my search.php template is loaded and all results that match that letter are shown. If I add this to my .htacess … RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ^/$ ...
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How do I reclaim either deleted pages or their permalinks?

A client deleted the the main administrator account. All the site’s core pages linked to the account, so they disappeared as well. The last known backup was in February, so can’t roll the database ...
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Changing the permlink and SEO

I have a doubt on changing my permlink structure for the second time. What happened was I have moved my old website to the wordpress blog by copying all the posts. After the migration, i have set ...
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How do you create %post_type%/%postname%/ permalink structure?

How do you create %post_type%/%postname%/ permalink structure? This is what is not working: eg. ( domain.com/blog/ ) -> "click on post" -> ( domain.com/post-name ) How do I make "blog post" ...
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Format HTTP links

I have a custom page template creating an xml feed found on a WP page at http://example.com/xml/ I am trying to access this xml document via Google Maps but it appears I need the actual file name ...
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Problems with 404, .htaccess, permalinks and Wordpress custom posts locally on Snow Leopard

I have a custom "about" post: function about_register() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x('About Page', 'post type general name'), 'singular_name' => _x('About ...
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How do I get thumbnail generator to recognize the_permalink tag?

Help! I am trying to create a Digg-clone by integrating "BM Shots" (a webpage thumbnail generator) with "Recommended Links" (a social voting plug-in for Wordpress). Recommended Links allows for user ...
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188 views

Hide the word 'category' from my permalinks

How can I hide the word 'category' from my permalinks? Regards.
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327 views

Changed permalink structure of CPT - should I redirect?

Following this answer, I recently changed the permalink structure of a custom post type called 'Literature' to include the taxonomy term: Old structure: mysite.com/literature/books/post_name New ...
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Custom JSON feed rewrite

I'm trying to implement a feed of information from an Event custom post type in JSON format, to be used in a FullCalendar implementation, pretty much as described here. The one thing I wanted to ...
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Permalinks on post is working, on pages 404 error

I am having troublle with setting my permalink in wordpress site. I changed the permalink from default to custome : %postname%. In this case my posts are working perfectly, but the pages are not. ...
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192 views

url rewrite .htaccess extension to permalink

I have a custom page and template, that I'm passing a query-string to. It has a wordpress permalink like so /mypage/ I want to be able to add another rule so that the permalink receives a slug /...
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Should I use relative or absolute urls when pointing to internal pages

This is a simple question, that's probably been asked before. For internal links between pages, is it better to use a relative link or full permalink? Thank you.
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How to test custom rewrite rules /permalinks?

After much research, I think I can wrap my brain around WP's rewrite system. I would like to know, though, how to properly test rewrite rules to see if the right rule/tags is being used and the right ...