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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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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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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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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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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987 views

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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221 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 ...
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Use navigation path from menu for permalink

I now switched to permalinks and defined my own structure /%postname%. If I click on a menu item it takes the path from the parent page (hierarchy defined directly when editing a page). What I want ...
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How to map permalinks with accented letters to sanitized slugs?

To keep legacy entries on a blog hosted on TypePad on sync with a new WordPress installation... How do I map this permalink with accented letters: domain.com/no-es-fácil-alejarse-de-la-política to ...
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Importer failed to import posts as format “day and name”

I had a blog exposing posts as "day and name". After exporting that blog and importing it on a new installation of WordPress I can't see the posts in that format, only in the default one: ...
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Get the blog page URL set in Options

I have set the blog to be a different page other than the home page. I want to have a link from single.php to this blog page. Is there any function that pulls out URL for the blog ?
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Insert PHP code in Text

I have this code for insert a permalink but doesn't work, return exactly code: $text = '<form><td>Permalink to: <?php the_title();?></td><textarea cols="85" rows="2" ...
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957 views

Change website URL without breaking links or images? WP 3.3

I am using Wordpress 3.3.2. Currently I am working on a website in a dev folder on my domain, dev.domain.com. Upon creating pages and blog posts, it just occurred to me that when I move the WP ...
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Format HTTP links

I have a custom page template creating an xml feed found on a WP page at http://example.com/xml/ I am trying to access this xml document via Google Maps but it appears I need the actual file name ...
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Wordpress upgrade from 2.7 to 3.3 Permalink problem

I have upgraded my wordpress from 2.7 to 3.3. Now if I try to change my Permalink /%category%/%postname%/ my home page is loading. However, all my pages are getting 404 page. I dont know how to ...
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Remove the Edit button in posts for permalinks on certain user roles? WP 3.3

I am using Wordpress 3.3.2 with the following plugin: - http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/advanced-access-manager/ The plugin works perfectly but the author said there is currently no way to ...
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780 views

Problem with parent page slug only in WordPress admin

I am using the permalink structure: /%category%/%postname%/ in order to show my blog posts under their category in my url. I have also installed WordPress SEO by yoast (if that helps) but I noticed ...
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Illegal characters in URLs

I have some old permalinks (posts, pages, tags) that contain now-illegal characters in them - and these aren't working anymore. In previous versions of WP it was allowed to use the non-latin ...
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How to make variables in URL look like the permalink structure?

I've been looking for the answer to this everywhere but with no success and that's why I'm asking here. I don't even know if the question is the right one. In any case, I'll try to explain. I have ...
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Hierachical Custom post types permalinks not working

Been looking for someone with this same problem for hours now so I decided to post my own thread. I have a hierachical custom post type called contact-information. Using this I have parentpages ...
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Rewriting a custom-post-type permalink with taxonomy term?

I'm trying to rewrite my url for a custom_post_type named wr_events with one of its custom_taxonomy terms from event_type add_action('init', 'wr_events'); function wr_events() { ...
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Can Permalink structure of %postname%/%post_id% improve performance

Since the post_id is unique and no full text search is needed. So is the structure %postname%/%post_id% really improve performance?
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How to get permalink using get_blog_post function in a multisite?

I'm using code like this $post = get_blog_post( $blog_id, $data ); echo __('Post on') . ' "<a href="'.$post->guid.'">' . $post->post_title . '</a>"'; But the href link looks ...
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563 views

What would cause a 500 Server Error with permalinks turned OFF?

I'm using the "default" setting for permalinks, at least I just switched back to that, and I'm still getting a 500 response code when trying to get to any post page like mysite.com/?p=4536 I can see ...
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Get permalink for a post from inside Wordpress and route to a related site

I built a mobile version of a wordpress site and added some PHP code in the wordpress index.php file to detect mobile users and HTTP-redirects them to m.website.com (which is not a wordpress ...
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Comment author url link is wrong? How to change from authors/ to author/

I’m maintaining a rather simple blog where a small number of people are registered as administrators to write posts. When making a link to the authors URL in a posts meta data, I use the function ...
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Use Single Blog Post as Site Front Page Without Redirect

I am attempting to do something similar to the accepted answer on this question Is it possible to use a single custom post as the site front page My problem is that this implementation causes a ...
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Taxonomy based permalinks

With my website I work with my own taxonomy. And I want that the taxonomy is intergrated with the permalink. So if an news page has a taxonomy, the permalink change. Like this: ...
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689 views

flexible rewrite 'ramble' URLs with Wordpress

I want to access my post with id 17 like this: http://localhost/archives/17/moot-bla-foo-ramble In other words, the id shall decide, everything thereafter may (or may not) be the slug or anything ...
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Getting links to work the same on development and production

I am working on a website where I am specifying links to pages within my site in other pages. I am using the same permalink post name structure i.e. http://example.com/sample-post on both development ...
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Permalink for Custom Post Types

I am trying to get a custom permalink style for my custom post types... my current permalink for my post is /%postname%/ but for my custom post types, I am trying to get the custom taxonomy in the ...