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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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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236 views

Using pagination with multiple loops causes it to break

I'm have two loops on my index page. One fetches the latest posts from the 'work' category and the other fetches the latest from the 'blog' category. (see below) I am also using a plugin called ...
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193 views

Wordpress sub-posts and permalinks

I'm thinking about one problem... There is a set of regular posts. Just posts in categories. I need to add for some of them a sort of subposts, posts which will be related to parent-post. This ...
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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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Combine Multiple Categories Into One URL Slug

I have a Wordpress website with 20+ categories. To make it easier to navigate I want to decrease the categories, but at the same time keep the original categories. In other words I want to be able to ...
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2k views

Setting 404 page in Nginx

I am using this page (http://wiki.nginx.org/WordPress) to setup my WordPress on a nginx/php-fpm server. Everything is okay, except the 404 page When I request www.example.com/foo, it send me the ...
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Parent Category link to its sub categories on different page

I am creating a magazine style wordpress site. We have multiple issues which will be parent categories and these will have around 3-5 sub categories. Every quarter we will create a new issue with new ...
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3k views

Does WordPress Change the .htaccess File When Updating?

I've just implemented a new WP website, replacing an older hardcoded HTML site. I will be adding 301 redirects in the .htaccess file to point the old URIs to the new WP Permalinks. My questions is, ...
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212 views

Clean install - Changing permalinks in twentyeleven give 404

interesting problem that I encountered, not sure if it's bug or not.. On a clean install using the twentyeleven theme I try changing the Permalink Settings to something different from the Deffault ...
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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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589 views

Include Post Format in permalink

I'm running the latest version of WordPress with pretty permalinks enabled. I'm looking for a way to include the Post Format type (eg: link, status, quote) in the post's permalink. When the post has ...
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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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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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241 views

Understanding Permalinks on Custom Post Types

I hate to try to reinvent the wheel here, but none of the suggested post seem to work in answering my question. I am building a system for our 30 Under 30 honorees, which is basically setup as a ...
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203 views

Page content doesn't display when published but does when previewed as draft?

I have a page called ecommerce which is published. It's not private or password protected. When I view the page I only see the page title in the body none of the content. If I preview the published ...
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221 views

Re-write specific custom post type category URL to go to another page

I know this general question has been asked before (like here and here), but the problem is with my limited experience, I cannot get the results I need looking at other people's code. So here's my ...
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plugin links not working [closed]

I'm developing a plugin with the latest version of WordPress (3.4.2) locally (XAMPP 1.7.7 [PHP: 5.3.8]) and for some reason the links are not working within the plugin. I just have a simple delete ...
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55 views

Get URL of Post You Are Editing

I can't seem to find this anywhere, Is there a way to retrieve the URL of the post (which is of a custom post type) you are editing. Basically I want to somehow get the same URL that shows up like ...
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2answers
358 views

prefix to post permalinks without affecting category permas

I'm trying to make my links like this: site.com/article-sample-post as "article" is a fixed prefix and "sample-post" is the post slug.. but that prefix affect the category link structure making it ...
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213 views

How to redirect to correct pages after permalink structure change

I am changing my permalink structure from /%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%/ to /%category%/%postname%/. Is it possible to redirect old links using old permalink structure to the new link? Possibly via ...
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Custom Post Type Permalink For Parent/Child, 404 Page Not Found Error

Here we have a snippet from a functions.php file... add_action('init', 'create_recipes'); function create_recipes() { $recipes_args = array( ...some properies..., 'hierarchical' ...
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324 views

Problems with permalinks (.htaccess not working)

I would like to use permalinks but they are not working. Whenever I use permanlinks like /%postname*/ are something else that differs from the default ... I get an 404-error. Calling php_info I can ...
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Multiple instances of Featured Image Query

I have some custom code built into the header of my theme that gets the featured image from a post, displays the image and links to the posts permalink when clicked on by a user. The problem I am ...
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How to modify URL structures in custom post types and taxonomies or terms

I am well aware that there are several posts covering the topic of customizing the permalink URL structure of custom post types, custom taxonomies, and taxonomy terms. However, none of them are real ...
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426 views

How to get the month argument from permalink in wordpress?

I am working on a custom Wordpress template for the archive. I have the archive set up by category but now I want to organize by category and month but I can't figure out how to access the month ...
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228 views

Creating complex URLs with Wordpress permalink structure

I'm trying to self-educate so I can have a more informed conversation for a WP site development spec I'm trying to create. Grateful for any answers to what I would like to accomplish. I want to ...
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361 views

encoded search terms with %20

<form class="search-form" action="<?php echo home_url( '/suche/' ); ?>" method="get"> <input type="text" name="s" class="s" value="<?php the_search_query(); ?>" /> this ...
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Permalink Issues by Installing WordPress in Subdirectory / Subfolder

I installed WP in subfolder /cms and it runs live without subfolder. When I use /%postname%/ as permalink I get 404 error on my site. My Server supported mod_rewrite. My Code wp-config.php ...
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772 views

using wp_redirect to redirect to a permalink

I'm using wp_redirect to change the URL of my 404 page: function show_404($message = 'page not found'){ wp_redirect(home_url() . '/error/404?m=' . urlencode($message)); exit(); } I have ...
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311 views

display URL or permalink instead of page title in dashboard

Is there a way to display the page url or permalink instead of the page title on example.com/wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=page I am doing some A/B testing and some pages have the same title, but a ...
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153 views

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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202 views

Subpages Permalinks Issues

my site looks like: Page-1 (page.php) ... Subpage-1 (custom-collection.php; Custom Post Type) ...... Filtering Output-Post (custom-collection-single.php) When I open the filtering output-post by ...
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405 views

Does WordPress consider a post name unique if that same post name is in multiple Post Types?

I have a situation that I thought WordPress handled, but I seem to have a misunderstanding about how it works. Posts of the same name, under different custom post types, are auto incrementing. I ...
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Create a permalink for a post's attachments

I'm trying to create a custom permalink structure. I'd like to have a custom page which displays each post's image attachments, using the following structure: www.mysite.com/hello-world/images If ...
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332 views

rewrite get parameter with custom post type

I am trying now for a couple days to solve the following Problem: I have a custom post type called gallery. I need the URL http://example.com/gallery/FOOBAR to be parsed like ...
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829 views

Hierarchy of Subcategories on Permalink (bug?)

I found out something weird today. The current permalink is set to /%category%/%postname%/ but this happens (example): I have a parent category Food and 4 subcategories Burger, Pancake, Waffles, and ...
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328 views

Parent pages not found with pretty permalinks

I'm building a site and for some reason all the parent pages are 404ing, only sub-level pages are displaying with pretty permalinks. If I use default permalinks, everything works fine. I've tried ...
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83 views

region selection

I'm developing a website, where the visitor has to choose it's region Europe / Asia, according to this choice the menu should be different, (most pages are the same). When I would develop this in ...
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2answers
373 views

Adding another word in front of post url

I have a wordpress website with bunch of posts. My problem is that I need to change the URLs from website.com/post-name to website.com/specialword/post-name The "specialword" is what I need to ...
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850 views

get permalink of page children in loop

I have some landing pages that show the page title, feature image and excerpt of their children. The image is linked to the child page, but I need the page title linked to the same place - and I can't ...
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1answer
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How to get full content including template HTML

I'm looking to get the page content between the header and footer (as Wordpress already does) that includes the template HTML (as this is going to be an AJAX request). Is there a function that will ...
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1answer
161 views

Permalinks not working (404) for the 'item' post type

I have searched various forums and blogs, however I could not find the isuse so far, neither a way to fix it. item does not seem to be a wordpress-reserved word. My custom post type registers just ...
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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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513 views

How to get the permalink of a page when loading my plugin

I'm implementing a web widget and for this reason i'd like my script to respond to the request as soon as possible, to avoid loading unneccessary thing. I've found out that calling get_permalink( ...
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1answer
237 views

Removing leading zeros from custom permalink structure

My WordPress website currently uses this custom permalink structure: %author%/%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname% In this case, %monthnum% instantiates numbered dates with a leading zero -- e.g., "09" ...
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Redirecting From An Old Permalink Structure

We recently launched a new site that has a different permalink stucture than its prior one. Old site URL was like this: http://centerline.net/blog/detail/?p=3989 New like this: ...
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318 views

Change link to other post to shortlink in the editor

Curently if we use the insert link dialog to insert a link to another post, WordPress always use the permalink of that post. The problem is when we change permalink structure, that link will be ...