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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Change the author posts link using custom user metadata

I am trying to use a custom value to be used in the author posts URL instead of the user_nicename which defaults to user_login in the pretty permalink structure. So far I managed to do that but now ...
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Help me fix these crazy attachment page URLs (rewrite?)

On one of my sites if a post's permalink is as follows: http://example.com/side-view-of-sheikh-zayed-grand-mosque-in-abu-dhabi-united-arab-emirates/ the attachment page for the thumbnail image ...
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383 views

Wordpress permalink from the database?

I am trying to access selected post information from my WordPress database to display on a second website which is not a WordPress site nor is it php, it is in fact an asp.net website that i want to ...
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Permalinks Works for Custompost type but not with pages Why?

I have Three Custom post Types and one Custom Taxonomy and some pages. The Custom taxonomy is register with one of the post type. The problem is When the default Permalink is enable it works for all ...
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Files placed in directory with wordpress 404

I changed my WordPress permalinks settings from the default to displaying the name of the post. When I did this, all the files that I had been storing in the directory with WordPress ...
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Default category link for a custom category is a broken link

I'm developing a Multisute plugin that is supposed to setup sites using a specific template, including setting up several static pages and menu items, as well as a "Blog" category for blog posts. The ...
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720 views

Custom url for portfolio post type and for posts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to have a custom URL structure for a custom post type? I create custom post type called "portfolio". Now I try to figure out url, for portfolio, and for standard ...
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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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Custom post type permalink sends to 404.php

Hi I have created a custom post type and custom taxonomy.The custom post type page is named page-portfolio.php.I have create a loop in it in witch I am trying to link to each posts single page.For ...
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Wp PageNavi only works with default permalinks on a custom post type?

I have tried many solutions to no avail and really need some help. I have a Custom Post Type named "Portfolio" that is setup to display it's contents on a page called Portfolio.php. Wp PageNavi is ...
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rewrite rule to redirect to the most recent date permalink

I've got an archive that's displayed using a URL on the form www.mysite.ex/mycpt and I need to make a rewrite rule for that URL which redirects to a permalink with the latest date archive, which is on ...
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How to handle paging/pagination with a custom permalink?

I hope I can explain this properly: I'm working on a project involving multiple post types and custom permalinks. I have a post type for TV/movie series/franchise and a separate post type for ...
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How can I Rewrite a 'page' URL based on query string parameters?

I have the following page which contains a single post and a number of comments: http://mysite.com/tips When a user posts a comment, I add meta-data to it so I can filter comments by using these ...
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Mass Permalink Changer

I recently converted a site from Moveable Type to WordPress and noticed that the permalinks for each post are short, cut off and have underscores in them. What I am looking to do is if there is a ...
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370 views

Moving local wordpress page to a real server subdomain broke my permalinks?

I developed a site locally with /%postname%/ permalink structure. I did some sample posts locally and wanted to move this entire local setup to a temporary subdomain like http://review.clientsite.com. ...
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Adding meta values to permalink

I have publications and I want to simply add year and month to the permalink. Currently the year and month of publication is added to the post as a meta value. I've set up publications as a custom ...
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Custom category URL not displaying posts

I have a custom post type with custom categories using the following: add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); function create_post_type() { register_post_type( 'products', array( ...
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Social Media Links on homepage - within posts/post loop

On my WordPress site I've got a social sharing bar that I created myself. Here's a picture of the social sharing bar: http://d.pr/i/ucSG - I have the social sharing links included within 'index.php' ...
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permalink error when modifying sanitize_title_with_dashes function

By default, wordpress remove accents and weird characters to generate post_name in wp_posts table. This post_name is used when we change the permalink structure to /%postname%/ or some similar ...
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Best way to programmatically link to multiple categories (union/intersection) [closed]

This question assumes that you know about the various complex taxonomy queries available from the WP_Query API. I know about tax_query as well as about things like category__and, which allow you to ...
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387 views

Safe to throw 404 error in request filter?

I am working on a plug-in for my personal site and I would like it have a certain permalink structure (/projects/project-type/sub-type/project). To achieve this, I am using the request filter. Inside ...
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Multiple permalinks for a single post with multiple taxonomies

I created 1 custom post type (projects) with 2 taxonomies (clients / fields) to filter the results (like categories). At the end, it should be like this where project_name is the same custom post ...
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Change slug with custom field

I want to change the slug of a post with a custom field. In example, if the custom field is "keyword" my post link will become: mysite.com/keyword. If the custom field is empty, i want to generate a ...
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Nested custom post types with permalinks

I am trying to set up a multi-level custom post type structure with permalinks that look like authors/books/chapters, with authors, books, and chapters all set up as their own custom post type. For ...
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Changing permalink structure breaks link to .php file which generates files dynamically

I'm creating a (calendar) plugin where one feature is the ability to download an event as a .ics-file. To do that I have a file called ics.php in which I generate an .ics-file based on the id of the ...
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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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How to Filter categories in the permalink structure

Using /%category%/ %postname%/ for the permalink I get a URL string of all the categories that the specific post is included in. I would like the categories in the url to be filtered down.here it is, ...
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214 views

custom post type permalinks with category and tags

I have a custom post type called 'designs' and have registered taxonomy 'design_category' and 'design_tag'. I'm trying to get the permalinks as follows but not having much luck - seems having 2 ...
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Wordpress not respecting template hierarchy (fetches index.php instead of single.php or page.php)

I've encountered a strange error while developing a custom theme. After finishing editing the template for a custom post type single view, I passed onto working at the template files for pages and I ...
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array_pop() expects array, boolean given for $event_type_term ->slug

I have the following function I wrote … add_filter('post_type_link', 'events_permalink_structure', 10, 4); function events_permalink_structure($post_link, $post, $leavename, $sample) { if ( ...
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Unable to rename permalink

I have a custom content type, 'Events'. I'm unable to rename the slug of one event from '2010-2' to '2010'. There are 6 or 7 other entries of the same content type and they're all fine. Here's what ...
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Are custom page templates being used to get this permalink structure

There's a website which has page URL's such as http://www.example.com/states/new-york/ If I go to http://www.example.com/states/ I get a 404 error. The site also has ...
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how to create several url aliases for a page

on the root page of a WordPress site we have a custom page template, that also handles some forms and dynamically changes part of the content. Something like this: <form action="" ...
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Custom Post Type “Event” with custom permalink structure

I need some help about Custom permalinks for custom post types. I have created a custom post type called "evento" and 3 custom fields for storing date, month and year of the events. I would like to ...
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add_rewrite_rule behaving strangely

I'm customizing another plugin by changing the rewrite rule, from: add_rewrite_rule('^api/auth/([0-9]+)?/?','index.php?__api=1&uid=$matches[1]','top'); to: ...
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How to get wordpress link to fully evaluate when coming from facebook

The short version: Any link from Facebook to a page stops evaluating at the "hardcoded page" in the wordpress press install, ignoring the remaining parts of the URL. It doesn't allow the shortcode ...
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Rewrite Rule for Multilingual Website, Like qTranslate?

I would like to write my own little plugin for language switching. For that, the very first thing would be to get the rewrite rules running. I have been looking around the web for 2 hours, but I ...
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Random post permalink

I want to make a random permalink for each new post. For example when an author creates a new post, he gets this kind of permalink automatically: http://mysite.com/x5Kvy6 (like bit.ly). But I want to ...
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Why doesn't a custom post type permalink ever hit index.php

So, I've got an entirely custom theme which has a number of custom post-types. I've also got a custom taxonomy which I can visit on the front end with URLs such as: ...
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389 views

Rewrite rule for a query string

I have a taxonomy search form and the link output is http://localhost/wp/?cityid=16 But i want it to be rewrited as http://localhost/wp/cityid/16 .htaccess # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule ...
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query_vars in plugin not working?

I have a problem writing a plugin for wordpress. First, I register a new query_var and add a new rewrite rule: function nng_users_query_vars( $vars ) { array_push( $vars, 'nng_users' ); ...
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Permalink for regular posts “/blog/”

I'm trying to figure out how to accomplish the following: http://www.mydomain/blog/my-blog-post/ I'm using the /%postname%/ for my permalink structure, but this eliminates the "/blog/" from all ...
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Custom post type permalink structure to include the taxonomy

I have a blog and I want to make a modification to my custom post type to include the taxonomy term in the permalink. For example I have a custom post type named "my_services" and I have a custom post ...
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503 views

How to display subcategory articles in the category view?

I have the wordpress category widget installed on my website that lists all categories/subcategories on my site and their hierachy: Watch Accessories (1) - Straps (1) Watch Glossary (5) Watch Guides ...
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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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custom taxonomy archive permalink shows 404 error

In my plugin I have a custom post type with a slug of 'ready-to-wear' and I have a custom taxonomy called 'seasons' associated with it. The odd thing is that this url with query works: ...
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Dynamic taxonomy in permalink made all other posts NOT FOUND?

I added my taxonomies in the permalink instead of the Custom Post Type's slug, and it works fine. I'd even say everything was working fine but changing the WP installation to Multisite broke all other ...
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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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Add .html (dot HTML) extension to custom post types

Is there any way to add the .html extension to custom post types without plugin ? For posts I can use /%postname.html on the permalink settings For pages I can use: add_action('init', ...