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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Problem with wordpress links on a live site

I am trying to create a website at the following link: http://www.knowthelaw.in/ The website was created with wordpress using the twentyeleven theme. The problem I am facing is as follows: As ...
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Add unique ID number to end of permalink

I'm building a membership based website that will use custom post types to store data. I came across a problem which is if two users happen to create a post using the same exact name, WordPress would ...
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Is it possible to have hierarchical taxonomy and hierarchical custom post types in one permalink?

Is wordpress capable of having hierarchical taxonomy and hierarchical custom post types in one permalink ? I would like to do the following: tax-1/tax-2/cpt-1/cpt-1-post/cpt-2/cpt-2-post/ in other ...
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A single category with a specific permalink structure differing from the standard set for the rest of the site

I'm interested to know if there's a method to specify a specific link structure for only a single category. Currently I have my install set to /2012/12/post-title. However there is a single category ...
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Custom $_GET vars in wordpress entry with permalink

Hello I have something like this in the url: http://myblog.com/category/subcategory/postname/?var=true Using it on functions.php: function add_query_vars($vars) { $vars[] = "var"; return $vars;...
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permalink results to “page not found”

Whenever I change my permalink option from the default to /%postname%/, it results into my page cannot be found. Wordpress would complain that it cannot modify the .htaccess (because there was none), ...
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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 this:...
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732 views

Permalinks okay some pages but 404 error on others

I recently upgraded to WP 3.4.2 and had multiple issues with custom theme. In the course of trying to fix those, permalinks broke for some pages, not others. I get server 404 page not found for the ...
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Make post slug have priority over category slug

I have a wordpress site where the category base is stripped from the url. Now, when a category has a certain slug that's similar to a post slug, the category is shown. I would like to show the post ...
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263 views

How to rewrite custom post type URL for multiple depths instead of one specific depth

I got this code that rewrite the url's for custom posttypes. It works but only for a depth where the posttitle is on the 5th segment. How can i adjust it so it accepts multiple depths? e.g.: http://...
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Is the part “category” fixed to an URL to an archive or post?

I'm asked to set up a WordPress-based site, which is not intended to run as blog mainly but anyway we want to use the common article area sometimes. Now my client resents that the URL to an article or ...
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680 views

How to get Next/previous_post_link to go through articles in top parent category

I have a magazine format where a parent category is an issue, sub categories are the sections and the articles go into their respective sections. When viewing an article in a magazine, I would like to ...
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How to fix a double slash in custom permalinks with hierarchical taxonomy's?

Following the solution from Jeff @ Custom permalinks - post type - hierarchical taxonomy's I managed to rewrite my url's for custom taxonomy's. However i do have one thing that bothers me and ...
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404 Error On Custom Taxonomy Pages 2, 3, etc

I've been reading a bunch of posts about this with no luck so far. I can't seem to figure out what is the problem. I have the following: Custom Post Type: Sermons Custom Taxonomy: Series My urls ...
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404 error on all pages but custom post types are working OK

I am getting 404 errors on all pages however I have multiple custom post types et up and these are working correctly. I have tried all the usual fixes like htaccess file, flushing the rewrite links ...
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404 permalink errors on Pages only

I am having a strange issue with permalinks while using the /%postname%/ structure. I can access my custom post types using the pretty permalink localhost/cpu/<post-type>/<post-title>/ ...
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URL to an image in a post is changing when permalink is set to custom. Can I avoid this?

I have a buy-button image set in all posts on the entire site. When permalink settings are default the URL to that image file is www.mydomain.com/images/buy-button.gif. When permalink settings are ...
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907 views

All pages are redirected to homepage if using Permalink Custom Structure

My website http://laptopre.net/ is running on WP 3.4.2. When I changed the Permalinks setting to Custom Structure - /%category%/%postname%/ , all the pages in my site are redirected to homepage. ...
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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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Custom Post Type - Main page for certain posts

I've successfully added a custom post type. register_post_type('case', array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => __('Cases'), 'singular_name' => ...
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how to automatically generate random slug

I have tried to create a function that generate a random slug when a post is created. I am a bit worried that the function generates non unique strings as slugs. How can I solve this? The function ...
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425 views

Page header menu links change

I am trying to find out where the header menu links on my WP is located so that i can change the URL of the page. the link is: http://blahblah.com/?page_id=11 and i need to change it to: http://...
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How to assign a Permalink to a Function

In Drupal, you can assign a URI to a function that gets called, like this: function mymodule_menu() { return array( 'custom_uri' => array( 'page callback' => '...
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Define permalinks for custom post type by taxonomy in WP 3.4

I want to create canonical permalinks for products and product types. I have the custom post types and custom taxonomy figured out, but I don't know if its possible to define permalinks with ...
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Choose template depending on URL

I have the following basic page setup: xxx.net/ -> static homepage xxx.net/blog/ -> blog page with loop showing all posts xxx.net/gallery/ -> gallery page with loop only showing posts that are ...
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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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How to avoid duplicate Url for the home page

I am working on this web . I need to fiugure it out on how to avoid repeating the URL in the home Page. The Home page has actually two url creativesquaresummercamp.com/ creativesquaresummercamp.com/...
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How to improve WordPress security by hiding non public facing files?

e.g. curl -I http://ma.tt/blog/wp-config.php 200 OK The wp-config.php is not public facing file, since it currently just return blank page, so why not return 404 instead. (so will not be cached by ...
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Permalinks so that one custom post type appears to be a child of another, not working

Currently I have two post types, "products" and "products-data" they are separate post types; however, for all intents and purposes products-data is a child post of products. The relation is ...
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How to call a plugin function from index.php [closed]

I have created a function in my plugin myplugin with the name foo, how to call it from the frontend? e.g. index.php?
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This Wordpress plugin isn't creating links correctly

To get my PHP and Wordpress skills, I've been trying to code a small plugin a day. Today's project was to create a plugin that searched over every word in my posts, checked if http://reddit.com/r/$...
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702 views

Make get_permalink() work outside the Loop using filters

I am developing a plugin which displays a wordpress post in a lightbox outside the loop. I noticed that some plugin which modify the contents of the post (like Facebook Like button plugin) use the ...
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the_title() and the_permalink() won't work on AJAX calls

I've run into a strange problem. I have a custom loop built with get_posts that works fine when loading the page normally: <?php $rows = get_posts(array( 'post_type' => 'drinks'...
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443 views

Programmatically adding posts

I'm about to create parser which would be inserting new custom posts. So, it's pretty simple global $user_ID; $new_post = array( 'post_title' => 'My New Post', 'post_content' => 'Lorem ...
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Multiple Tags Issue in Permalinks

I have configured %tag% for permalinks in wordpress Here is How to use first tag in permalinks. But while posting multiple tags in a post i am facing a kind of problem.Suppose i have wrote three tags ...
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348 views

Change next_post and previous_link to navigate throught parent categories only

I have this unchanged code from template-tags.php which links through all of the posts on the site. However I would like to restrict it so that it only links through the articles which are in the same ...
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352 views

Linking from a list of custom post type items to a single - get_post_permalink not working correctly

I have created a custom post type of Case Studies, and created a list page which gives an overview of each. Some have a link straight to the case study in PDF form and some have a link to a single ...
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Custom post types not using archive structure

I've been banging my head against my iMac trying to figure out what's wrong. I've also trolled these archives and have tried the following things to fix: flush permalinks remove possibly conflicting ...
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233 views

Pagination does not work on Custom Post Type archive while trying to get load more function working

Im trying to get a load more function to work with a custom post type on an archive page. I use this plugin and customized it a bit so it works with a custom post type. http://www.problogdesign.com/...
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Custom Post Types and 404 Pages

I have tried refreshing my permalinks but I still cant get this to work correctly. I have the categories movies, gaming, blu-ray, and tv already created, so my URLs are site.com/movies/ for example. ...
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How to use first tag in permalinks

i have tried %tag% in permalinks but it dont showing tag name in the permalinks... What i wanna do is to use the first tag name in the permalinks. So, how to do it? Thanks
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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 /develop/...
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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 WP-...
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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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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 ...