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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Permalink: postname EXCEPT for blog

In order to refrain from possible duplicate URLs or conflicting URLs, I really want to use "postname" for a clean URL structure, EXCEPT for the blog ... for the blog and it's posts, I always want ...
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Redirect Loops Problems

I don't know what happened actually. Yesterday, it was just working fine. I recalled what I did to put me in this difficult situation this morning. Yesterday, I was just editing posts with ...
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Custom post types and permalinks

I have a custom post type called Content, that has a capability type of 'page' and is set to 'hierarchical' => true. I have two pages with the same name "Children", but they have different parents. ...
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How do I prefix blog post urls as mysite.com/blog/%postname%/ but allow authors to still be located at mysite.com/authors/%nicename%?

I've tried a bunch of things but cannot find a solution that works. I want my site to have the structure: mysite.com/ = homepage mysite.com/blogs/ = blog archive mysite.com/blogs/year/ = blog ...
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Page Navigation is not working with permalink structure

I am displaying a list of employees using my custom plugin. My permalink structure is %category%%postname%/ My page navigation was like http://www.example.com/emp/?page=2, and was working fine until ...
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266 views

How to prefix post permalinks with /blog/ - without affecting custom post types?

I have several custom post types, which are properly structured as /%post_type%/%postname%/, however I wish to have the same effect for regular blog entries: /blog/%postname%/ If I prepend the ...
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228 views

Category URL Management

When you keep the category base ( that is you don't remove it by a plug in) WordPress does allow you to browse to your 2 level deep category in two different ways as the example below would ...
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Permalink rewrite with custom post type and custom taxonomy

I think thats a quick one: I've got: Custom post type: Food Custom taxonomy (Registered to Food): Fruits Terms in Fruits: Apple, Orange, Cherry If I type in example.com/food?fruits=Apple,Cherry, ...
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wordpress permalinks tweeks

I am getting following permalink structure after creating any post... http://domain.com/wp/postname As per Permalink Settings.... Post name: http://domain.com/wp/sample-post/ This permalink is ...
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785 views

Rewrite rules for using the same base slug for multiple content types

I'm not sure if this is possible or not, but here is what I'm trying to achieve. I'm using WooCommerce, and I have it setup to prepend a base slug and the product category to my product permalinks. ...
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Problems with rewrite rule

I realy cant to figure this out. What i want to do, is this URI http://www.hotels-lithuania.net/index.php?page=76&type=hotels&id=1 transform to http://www.hotels-lithuania.net/item/hotels/1. ...
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How to Custom Edit Post Title & Permalink Slug?

I'm trying to build some functionality where if you're logged into an admin account you'll see a small 'edit' link next to each post title. clicking will use jquery to create 2 form inputs - 1 with ...
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Is there a way to show attachment IDs on the attachment info screen?

I want to use attachment IDs for shortcodes, but if the image is published with a permalink, it's harder to find the ID. I've found some functions online that can turn the attachment url into its ID, ...
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Post ID At The End Of Permalink URL Effects Performance (Positively)?

HARD NOTE: This question is solely about performance, and NOT search engine optimization. So, please make sure your answers are as such. W.r.t permalinks, "year" is the most obvious numeric of ...
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Keep permalinks in Wordpress

Is there any way to set my permalinks to keep their exact link. If I have a post like this one http://blog.rigo.ro/?p=11, then I would like that every time I edit the post to keep this link. I have ...
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Permalinks break every day

I have critical problem! My Wordpress Blog has the permalink structure /%category%/%postname%/. The problem is that very often the permalinks break so I get a lot of 404-Errors. I can fix it ...
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628 views

Modify custom post type rewrite rules in a separate function

I want to modify the rewrite rules for a custom post type, tribe_events, which is registered as a post type within "The Events Calendar" core plugin files (the-events-calendar.class line 24): ...
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the_permalink() not working

I have WordPress installed in a subfolder called news, but links to comments, posts, categories, etc all link to domain.com/?p=99 instead of domain.com/news/?p=99. The only link that points to the ...
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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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get_posts displaying wrong permalink for “continue reading” link

I lifted the "continue reading" link functions from the Twenty Eleven theme and for the most part, it is working (works in RSS feeds). I created a shortcode to display the latest post on the front ...
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Adding categories to custom post type in permalink

I know people have asked this before and have gone as far as adding the custom post type, and rewrite for permalink. The problem is I have 340 existing categories which I would like to continue ...
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Permalink format: singular or plural

The default is singular, e.g. http://example.com/category/apple/ But I am wondering if it is better to use the plural form, e.g. http://example.com/categories/apple/ Are there any guideline on ...
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Test site pages go to main site

I have a test site installed on www.mydomain.com/testsite. The problem I have is that if I type in the url www.mydomain.com/testsite/about I get redirected to www.mydomain.com/about. My page for my ...
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Permalink Structure for Multiple Post Type Archives by Taxonomy

Recently I have been working on an advanced WordPress project, and I'm stuck with changing permalink structure for custom post types. I have created 3 post types lets say: type1, type2, type3 and a ...
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Pretty permalinks and Facebook comments

I have pretty permalinks enabled like this: http://domain.com/category/post_name I also use facebook comments widget for the comments, Currently the href attribute is set to the pretty permalink by ...
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Different results between permalink and query var search

I'm running WordPress 3.3.2 with my own custom-built theme that has 4 custom post types. Currently, I'm looking for a way to replace the search link from example.com/blog/?s=findme with ...
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234 views

post preview/thumbnails not displaying correctly- linking to “home” instead of post?

Live site In the lower portion of the landing page, I'd like there to be three blog post previews- just the headline and thumbnail for the three most recent posts. I'm using the following code: ...
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Custom Post Type permalink doesn't match post permalink

I created a Custom Post Type for Games, but when I add it, the permalink is showing as http://site.com?my_games=test-game where my_games is the custom post type name and test-game is the post name. ...
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Post type child of another post type

This may be a stupid question but is it possible to have a post type child of another post type? Let me explain with an example: I created 2 post types, "Actors" and "Galleries". What i want is to ...
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439 views

Limiting the number of words or characters in the slug/permalink

Limiting the number of words or characters in Wordpress slug/permalink. I would like to limit the number to the first 5 words (or 20 characters) even if the post title is longer. example: Title: ...
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Problem with Custom Post Types, Taxonomy, permalink, Archive

I set up 2 custom post types: beats and tracks. And I set up the taxonomy 'tags' and 'style' for both custom post types. the permalinks for the custom post types are set in functions.php: ...
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Permalinks Question: Adding a prefix ONLY in front of the posts

I want all my posts to have /ARTICLES/%post-name% structure. But as soon as I modify the custom structure to that, for a reason that beats me, wordpress adds the articles prefix across the board. ...
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673 views

wp_logout_url redirects to incorrect page because of pagination

Following a Wordpress Pagination tutorial, wp_logout_url( get_permalink() ); no longer redirects to the correct page. Instead of redirecting to say domain.com/page/2/, it redirects me to one of the ...
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Navigation menu displays permalinks

I am creating a theme from scratch and the navigation menu is disturbing me because it is displaying the permalinks after the menu item name. See this picture http://imagebin.org/212406 Link name ...
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Slug for custom post type archive

I created a new custom post type 'Projects' and want the archive of all posts of this type to be available at mysite.com/projects. At the moment all project single posts are shown with a slug as ...
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How to remove /blog/ prefix for custom post types in permalinks?

I have a client that used to have a static website and a blog powered from WordPress under the /blog subdirectory. Now he decided to move everything into WordPress so that he can also create and edit ...
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Is It A Good Idea To Change Author Slug (user_nicename field) Directly In MySQL DB?

Searching for a how-to on changing author slug, I found two methods: Change the user_nicename field in the MySQL database of your WordPress site to whatever you want the slug to be. Changing the ...
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223 views

Wordpress permanent links not working (the weird way)

I have just moved my dev wordpress to its new home, and something very weird happened: Some, just some, of the links are not working (for example, the domain.com/contact page is not working while ...
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How to add a custom URL placeholder to author archives?

I am working with a client who has a directory site that allows users to create accounts, then lists of items from the directory. Right now, whenever a user creates an account, she gets a profile URL ...
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Remove Parents From Permalink of Hierarchical Taxonomy

I have a custom hierarchical taxonomy called "places" set up with categories like so: Services > Financial Services > Financial Advisors. The permalink for this category listing page is currently ...
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Bizarre Permalinks Issue: 404 Errors Everywhere

First and foremost, this is definitely a duplicate of the age old question of "my Wordpress permalinks are generating 404 errors", but in a way it's different because no solutions I've tried have ...
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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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Wordpress slug issue with non-latin characters

I'm using permalinks in WP as: domain.com/category/post_name The issue is that post names have non-latin characters such as chinese, hebrew, and arabic. So it encodes them to something like: ...
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Add extra parameters after permalink?

How can I add extra parameters after a permalink, specifically if I'm using a custom post type? For example, let's say http://mysite/album/record-name was the permalink. How can I make ...
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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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Need equivalent of single_term_slug

I am building a taxonomy archive page and I am trying to create a linked instance of the current term outside the loop. So, let's say my taxonomy and current term are: Taxonomy: Animals Term: ...
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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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Dynamic page slug for Custom Taxonomies?

I have a custom page "fine-art", which lists the different types of fine art that we produce based on the custom-taxonomy "fine_art_category". Some of the custom taxonomies are wood, metal, Fine Art ...
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Permalinks for custom taxonomy stopped to work

I'm not sure when this happened, I just noticed it. I have custom taxonomies and post types. For the longest time I was able to go to domain.com/taxonomy/term and it would display the posts related. ...
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Assigning proper permalink to blog that is part of a website

My blog is a part of a custom website (all done in wordpress). I would like the blog page to be on mywebsite/blog I've set wordpress so that the root points to a static page and that the posts are ...