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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An other permalink problem - 404 Error

I know there are already a lots of post about this question, but not a single one helped me to solve this issue. I moved my page to an other server and afterwards I was facing the problem that the ...
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Incorrect 404 for pages when using permalink, a static front page, and posts page

I am having an issue with my permalink setup, which I think has to do with my setup, rewrite rules, and more. Under Settings->Reading, we have a static Front Page set as well as a Posts page (Home ...
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Custom Post Type - Duplicate Page Slugs

I have 2 custom post type registered in my functions file, sectors and projects. There are pages with the same name and hence URL in both post type. My problem is that WordPress wont allow the same ...
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Custom $_GET vars in wordpress entry with permalink

Hello I have something like this in the url: http://myblog.com/category/subcategory/postname/?var=true Using it on functions.php: function add_query_vars($vars) { $vars[] = "var"; return ...
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Advanced author permalinks

I'm trying to build permalink structure for author archives that would allow me to display different custom post types posts in 'subpages/subarchives' of author archive. So the idea is to change ...
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404 error using Meta for Permalink rewrite

I'm trying to rewrite my permalinks using meta data from my post. The permalink rewrite works fine but I'm getting the 404 error when I try to view the post. Could someone offer a clue as to why this ...
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WordPress Not Using Template Files After Permalink Update

I have a really weird issue that just occurred on a client site. I updated the permalink structure from /%category%/%postname%/ to /%postname%/ and suddenly my pages don't respect templates and are ...
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Older entries link within category page

I am building a custom wp theme and I have a category called 'blog'. On here I have all of my posts displaying from the category 'blog' and a link at the bottom that says older entries. When i click ...
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Wordpress permalink prefix

I have a small ecommerce site in Wordpress and I am having some difficulties in getting the right permalink structure. Basically, for basic pages it should look like : domainname.com/page_title. ...
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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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One blog inside another

I have a question about having two blogs at the same host simultaneously. Here is my scenario: The first blog is hosted in the root directory http://mathosproject.com/, and the second is hosted in a ...
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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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wordpress multisite permalink structure: mostly subdomains but not all

I've got a Wordpress multi-site install with three (related) sites, and it works great. Previously, each site had its own totally unique domain name which I was managing with the WordPress MU Domain ...
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Disable date based archives for all categories except one

I want to remove all date base archive url permalinks (url_rewrites) from my site, excluding for only 1 category. How can i do that. For example: www.example.com/category_1/2012/ -> 404 error ...
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Permalinks only for posts

I would like to use wordpress permalinks but only for posts. Is there any way to do that? I don't care about seo, my website is about niche subject so it already has first position in google. Also ...
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WP_Query Attachment adds additional attachment count and need to link attachment to post url

I just wonder why WP_Query adding one more additional attachment with the defined number or posts. Also need to link attachment (thumbnail) to the post url. Here is my code <?php $query = new ...
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How to display only the parent category in the permalink

How it is possible to display only the parent category of the post. It contains two sub categories and I want to eliminate it. Example: myblog.com/parent_category/post_name This is only what I want. ...
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Slugs Disappeared Leaving 404s - Quick way to repopulate?

I've got roughly 3000 pages in WordPress w/ permalinks on. I recently cleaned up the database which appears to have deleted a fair amount of slugs for many of the pages. Obviously, with no slug, ...
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File access different with permalinks on and off

I have a page with a link to a file in a password protected folder. When I have permalinks turned off, clicking on the link starts the file download. When I have permalinks turned on, clicking on ...
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Path to Pages Resolves to Archive instead of Actual Content

When I upgraded to 3.4.1, the root level pages (ones that I had before, and any page I have afterwards) do not resolve to the actual page. No matter the name (so i don't think there is a slug issue), ...
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How to change “attachment_id” in attachment permarlink?

I changed attachment permalink by add_filter('attachment_link','my_media_url'); from http://domain.com/?attachment_id=123 to: http://domain.com/?media=123 The change is successful. But, with the ...
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how to edit a specific post slug using a php code?

I want a php code by which i can show a modified link to the post. when using <?php get_post_permalink(); ?> it shows e.g.: (www.mysite.com/post-name-one). what i need is something like ...
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How to change post template via url?

I have a single post template (single.php) which displays the title, the abstract, tags, content etc. I made another template (abstract.php) to display only the title and the abstract of the post. ...
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Link a page type with custom WP_query variable

Basicly i want the URL : http://localhost/brands/[brand-name] to be addressed to a page template single-brandname where "[brand-name]" is a custom variable introduced in permalink. The Main Brands ...
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Custom Post Types,Permalink and Heirarchy

Basicly I want to indroduce a custom heirarchy with custom post types. I Would like it to be like this. The Main Brands URL : http://localhost/brands/ which lists different types of Brands. The ...
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How to add base permalink to custom posts?

I am having a hard time understanding how custom posts work. I want to achieve the following: Post: /blog360/2015/07/25/hello-world /blog360/category/programming /blog360/tag/wordpress ...
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Have a WordPress page with same title as custom post type “front” slug

I have a custom post type djs and a custom taxonomy city with two terms: boston and nyc. So a DJ can either be tagged as Boston or NYC. DJ profiles (a single djs post) are located at ...
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Permalinks setting raises 500.0 error

We were changing our wordpress site to use pretty links, but discovered that it broke old links. We tried to revert our changes, but whenever we open up /wp-admin/options-permalink.php (and only that ...
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Custom Post type and Taxonomy in post URL error

I have added a custom post type and assigned taxonomy to it by following this tutorial: Custom Post Type / Taxonomy Slug / Post Title with post type archive I have two terms in custom taxonomy . ...
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Pagination of custom post type leads to 404 error

This seems to be common issue, and there exist a lot of posts about this issue but none of them works for me. I have a custom post type (portfolio) with a page pagination. $paged = ...
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How to rewrite a URL for a domain resolving to a sub-folder containing a WordPress install?

I'm having the following dilemma with WordPress: We are hosting several sites under one hosting plan (GoDaddy Deluxe Hosting) and using the "Hosted Domain" feature, which makes domains resolve to an ...
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Custom post type archive pagination 404

EDIT. I found the culprit causing my issue. I had the following code to change the pagination slug to "sida" to reflect the site language. It works well for blog posts, but it does not work for custom ...
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Get link in loop after redirect to page contact

i have loop in archive: <?php if (have_posts()) { while (have_posts()) { the_post(); ?> <div class="list"><a href="<?php the_permalink() ?>" title="<?php the_title(); ...
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Best way to change category base permalink

I am trying to change the base url for a posts category to /%category%/%postname%/, I have changed this in the permalinks and it works, but wordpress then ignore all my page links thinking they are ...
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Dynamically populate permalinks

I'm using a fairly standard permalink structure in wordpress e.g. example.com/custom-name/post-title However, I wish to prepend the 'custom-post-type' with a location name from my database. So the ...
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Support permalinks with either id or post_name

On my site, I use the default permalink format http://example.com/?p=123, where 123 is the post ID. Now, I need to import some posts from a different platform, where links look quite similar: ...
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wp_rewrite page 404

wp_rewrite gives me an 404, don't know what i'm doing wrong. function ftc_flush_rewrites() { global $wp_rewrite; $wp_rewrite->flush_rules(); } function ftc_add_rewrites() { global $wp_rewrite; ...
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whats the best practice to make specific links accessible in theme?

I have a bunch of links I need to reference in my custom theme. Since it should be flexible and the page is also translated (using WPML) hard-coded links are not an option. Right now I use registered ...
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Pagination not working for custom category template and custom permalinks

I am using following code in category-20.php, for the pagination through ajax, which is working fine for the defaults permalinks. But when i change the permalinks to custom, then pagination doesn't ...
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CPT Rewrite Rules by date

I'm having issues with date categorized posts for my CPT. I have permalinks not on the default. I created a CPT with register_post_type and setup rewrite rule as follows. 'rewrite' => array( ...
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How to properly make a blog roll?

I know that there's a home.php for the blog roll. However, I've been seeing a lot of WordPress sites lately and their blog rolls are under "articles" or "writing" like "somone.com/articles" or ...
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Using Tag name in link to post

I have 2 Tags one is named 'The Guardian' and the other is named 'New York Times' assigned to some posts. Right now my link to those posts on my home and category page says 'Read Full Article' and ...
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Link Post Titles to External URLS

I have a site full of 1000s of newsfeeds. When user clicks on the title, it takes the user to the article page, then the user must click 'read full article' to go to the external url. Is it possible ...
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Adding %subcategory% to permalink structure: either subcategory or single-post outputs 404

I've had this problem before but never actually found a solution. Let's say i have a portfolio category, a drawings subcategory and a my-new-drawing single post, which belongs to portfolio/drawings/. ...
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redirect post_id urls to full post url

I am having a site where I am using permalink like site.com/%post_id%/%postname%/. If a person visit site.com/%post_id%/ it does not redirect to full post url.
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Custom Permalink with Custom user meta mapped to posts published by user

I want to map a custom user Meta to the permalink in the form of http://localhost/%user_meta%/posts. The user_metais a custom user meta whose id=brand. The URL http://localhost/%brand%/posts should ...
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/page/2/ not showing

I am having a weird issue where when clicking on the pagination links the page just refreshes. The links are pointing to the proper pages(/page/2/) but when clicked, they do not show in the url. This ...
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Added incorrect rewrite rule now getting an error

I have made a mistake using add_rewrite_rule() function and now my site is throwing a 500 "internal server error" normally I would just edit/fix the issue in my .htaccess but since this is not how ...
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Remove one part from the Permalink automatically

I have a bit of a messed up situation. The client wanted to have static landing pages like website.com/state/city but also create custom post types like restaurant. So I setup regular pages with the ...
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Wordpress Permalink Custom Post type

For the Permalink on wordpress setting I have /%category%/%postname%/ This will show Post in different category like /blog/post_title_1/ or /event/post_title_1/ but now I have some Custom Post ...