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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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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Wordpres 4.2.1 Permalink issue russian

i'm helping a friend to solve a problem on a website. That website is multilanguage (italian - english - russian), with default permalink all website works correctly, with pretty permalinks ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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Subpages 404 after every update to wordpress

There seems to be a delay but every time after updating wordpress whether manual or automatic updates, sub pages break and the only way to fix it is by resaving the permalinks. This is annoying and ...
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Virtual parent in hierarchy for certain categories

I have a website where some posts go into the 'News' category and all the others are dispersed throughout other categories. There's a 'Blog' page set up under Settings>Reading which uses a customised ...
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Include gallery in attachment permalink

I need a fix for my gallery attachments on WordPress. Now when adding a gallery the permalinks are something like that : mydomain/the_post_name/image_file_name/ But I want to do something like ...
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How to create a subpage for posts?

If you check btemplates.com you can see that they are showing the preview of their templates at a page which has a permalink like; /posturl/demo... How can we achieve this?
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Can I set a permalink that filters by three categories and a tag, and will be recognised for caching?

I run http://www.oldies.org.uk, a charity website for rehoming elderly dogs. It's been running on Wordpress since 2005 and has only recently begun using permalinks instead of the default query string ...
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%author% permalink for woocommerce

I have a multi-vendor website. I need to have the products permalinks set to, something like this: /author/product or /vendor/product Wordpress already has inbuilt code for /%author%/ but sadly this ...
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Custom post type with custom permalink

when i create new post with my custom post type 'censorsheep' i get link like /censorsheep/[title] I want replace [title] with post id, i try use this code function censorsheep_rewrite() { ...
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Permalink Structure /post/post_id/anything-goes-here

I'm trying to setup a permalink structure like so example.com/post/post_id/any-text-here. Which is kinda similar to how StackOverflow's permalinks to questions work. If the last part is changed it ...
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Blogger to WordPress Permalink Issue

I moved a blog using the WP Beginner tutorial and it worked great with the exception of 6 of the most recent posts. I narrowed this down to 6 manual posts that were created after the import using the ...
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Custom Permalink Post with meta value

I would like to use two metabox values in order to build the permalinks for all posts (standard post type of wordpress). But after rewriting the permalink, it links to a page that contains a part of ...
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Is it possible to have public posts in a non-public custom post type?

I'm working on a theme that incorporates a cpt to manage the various team members of an organization. The team gets displayed on page with an image, name, function etc., in addition specific people ...
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Custom post type permalink throws a 404 error

I am new to WordPress and trying to build a social networking site that has Buddypress installed and one CPT. This website has a custom post type for user blogs, this CPT has posts that are linked to ...
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How to alter permalinks with sub-domain url structure?

I have created a Wordpress install on a sub-domain of my server. So for example my url is www.myUrl.com and I created a subdomain that is essentially www.myUrl.com/sub. I installed Wordpress on ...
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Best way to remove slug from custom type?

I need to remove a certain slug from a custom type item in Wordpress. Just now my URLs are like this: http://example.com/item/random and I want them like this: http://example.com/random I have ...
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Get link to another taxonomy from a taxonomy list

I'm currently working on a site for an artists directory. I have two custom taxonomies; Artists and Artist Genre which will be tied into a custom post type of artwork. I can get a loop to list out ...
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Category specific year archive list with desired URL

I am trying to make category specific year archive list. I tried wp_get_archives() with type=yearly arg in which I got year lists with links. 2015 2014 ... and its link looked like this... ...
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Custom post type permalink structure without post name

I have a CPT that is called city , in my permalink options panel i've set the permalink structure to /archives/%post_id% notice that there is no slug for post name. but the permalink for the city post ...
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Why is the_permalink only echoing the base category?

0 down vote favorite I am running the following code on Wordpress: <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <li><?php the_permalink() ?>,<?php the_ID() ...
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Need help understanding a rewrite with multi-level taxonomy

I am trying hard to learn how to do rewrites. Not having really any understanding of regex is obviously not a good start. I have a cpt books and a taxonomy book-publishers-series. I have written the ...
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removing index.php IIS 7.5 webconfig

I would like to remove index.php from my permalink. I am using Codeigniter website. I have passed the requirements to use pretty permalink: -PHP Version 5.4.27 Codeigniter -IIS 7.5 -URL Rewrite 2.0 ...