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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Plugin Appends ugly url string to index

A custom background plugin has started to cause certain browsers (FF, IE8,9, Safari) to reveal an appended url string when viewing the index page: http://dearearth.net - this mostly shows when not ...
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Custom post types and permalinks : What a mess !

I know that's a common problem with the custom-post-types, but I'm stuck there. I created a custom-post-type named 'cpt_soins'. I have no page with similar name (singular/plural)... I tried with ...
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Can't get a custom template taxonomy page to display

I've been trying to wade my way through learning the ins and outs of taxonomies and how to integrate them into themes and I've run into a pretty basic issue that I can't seem to figure out. I started ...
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How to enable %postname% permalinks on Mac?

I'm using Mac OS X's built in Apache + PHP with MySQL. Everything works perfectly, except for my pretty %postname% permalinks — they just won't work. I have obviously enabled mod_rewrite and set the ...
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Pretty permalinks for search results with extra query var

I'd like to know how I can rewrite a search URL that also contains an extra query var into a pretty permalink using wp_redirect and the template_redirect hook. I have taken the code from the Nice ...
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Default Permalink Structure for Pages

I'm trying to figure out a permalink structure for my pages (not posts) in Wordpress. Right now, I can add a "Category Base" for posts... so, something like www.mysite.com/categorybase/post1/ or ...
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breadcrumbs & rel=“nofollow”

Should a breadcrumbs navigation have links set to rel="nofollow"?
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Get Permalink of Network Blog Post

I am trying to write a function that will allow me to specify a post ID and a blog ID, and then have it return the permalink and title of the blog post. I need this to be efficient because the ...
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Permalinks set to /%postname%/ but still have links being indexed in the form ?p=x

I have a site that has pages being indexed in Google in the form... site.com/?p=1 site.com/?category_name=uncategorized site.com/?author=1 site.com/?m=201103 And since the permalinks of the site ...
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wordpress upgrade has broken my permalinks

I have just upgraded my wordpress installation from 3.1 to 3.1.1 and my custom structure permalinks are now broken, The permalinks were set to follow this procedure, /%category%/%postname% ...
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After server migration only the homepage works

I have recently changed hosting of my WordPress site to VPS.net. I have moved all of my files and imported the database. Everything appeared to be fine until I clicked a link and noticed that all of ...
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WordPress permalinks Yahoo hosting(no .htaccess allowed)

I have moved a Wordpress install to a client from sub folder to the root folder. Right now, everything works fine, except for the friendly URLs. I currently have to set the Permalink feature in ...
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Taxonomy, Terms, and Template Files

I have post type 'product' and hierarchical taxonomy 'types' attached to it. In this taxonomy, I have terms: 'dry-clean', 'washer', etc. With several sub terms on each terms. In my situation, I need ...
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Can /%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/ structure tags be added to custom post type permalinks?

Just wondering if anyone had tried using any of the structure tags available to post permalinks with custom post types... I'm moving my "listings" posts on a site I manage from a category hack under ...
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Custom taxonomy permalinks and custom post types [closed]

I have set up a custom post type called "Portfolio". I have asigned this custom post type 2 taxonomies, "Clients" & "Service". The portfolio homepage URL is as follows: ...
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Wordpress redirection problem after moving to a new server?

I've created a site using wordpress and i moved that from localhost to new server. The steps i've followed is just got backup of old db from localhost and uploaded them to the new server. Changed the ...
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Custom permalinks

We have a custom type music. /music/ /music/post-name/ Also, we have a tag-like taxonomy genres. Its urls are: /music-genres/genre-name/ I'm trying to make urls like: /music/ /music/post-name/ ...
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custom post type and custom taxonomy url conflict

I have custom post type called paintings and it has a custom taxonomy called paintings_category. Currently I have this situation: example.com/paintings/ A page using page-paintings.php ...
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Change author permalink

The original urls for users look like /author/login/ Is it possible to replace login by user's id? In my dream urls should become to /users/34/ (34 is user id). Thanks.
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Wordpress 3.1 .htaccess contents keep dissappearing?

I have Wordpress 3.1 installed in a subdirectory of a shared hosting account, it's a linux server and mod_rewrite is enabled and working fine elsewhere. The contents of the .htaccess file disappear ...
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Posts picking up old Permalinks, how to reset?

I've come across a small bug with my yoast breadcrumbs. I've rebuilding a site and have imported some old posts and content and have come across a problem where yoast things the permalinks are still ...
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Changing permalinks back to default ( ?p=123 )

I have a site with about 900 pages that I was using custom permalinks /%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%/ for. I have a custom nav menu with tons of items in it. This combination seems to be simply too ...
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Changing permalink of WordPress

I am pretty new to this and hence facing a bit of a problem. Currently I am designing a website on my localhost using WordPress. I noticed that the permalink structure wasn't very appealing in the ...
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Nice RSS Feed URLs for each custom post type

By default WP seems to display all posts of all types in the main RSS feed. You have to add a post_type query variable to show post of a certain type... So how can I turn this: ...
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Can't get permalinks working!

I can't get WordPress pretty permalinks to work on my Fedora LAMP server. If I set them and click a page/post link I'll get a ""Oops! This link appears to be broken." The .htaccess file is writable ...
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URL rewrite based on a custom field value

I'm working on a migration from another CMS to WordPress. The old site had terrible SEO-unfriendly URLs in the format http://example.com?lid=1234. We have imported all the posts from the old site ...
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Custom Permalink: /year/month/post-goes-here/?

I'm experimenting with adjusting permalinks (for purely educational experimentation). What would I need to place in the "Custom Permalink" option to get my post URLs in the form... ...
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Custom rewrite rules for a $_GET request

Assuming I have this URL: http://site.com/?get=something How can I change it to a nice URL that looks like: http://site.com/get_something using WP's URL rewriting system?
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Problems redirecting to “pretty” permalinks (wordpress in Subdirectory)

I've got problems getting pretty permalinks to work. When changing the permalinks (e.g. to month/name), my .htaccess (in the wordpress directory - there is another one one level up) is changed like ...
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Is there a user-facing interface to edit an attachment's permalink?

If you use the [gallery] tag at all you know that permalinks for image attachments end up like blog.com/2011/03/18/post-permalink/attachment-permalink. The URL extension from the post permalink ...
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Multi-site: removing /blog from posts

I'm deploying a multi-site network, using subfolders. I've found on the main site the permalinks for news posts can only be placed like so: /blog/%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%/ I understand that ...
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Editing URL character replacement

Whereabouts can I edit which characters in permalinks are replaced? For example apostrophe's are replaced with nothing, and I would like to have them replaced with hyphens instead. Thanks.
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Custom Post Type: Get most recent permalink

Stupid question, I bet: I'm doing a website for an artist where I have a custom post type of "Painting". How do I get the permalink of the one added most recently?
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Multiple taxonomies on same permalink rule [closed]

I have a few taxonomies and it would be nice to be able to sort by two at time with a permalink. For example, I have two taxonomies, design-show-year and designer-or-firm. I'd like to have this ...
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How do I change the permalink structure without getting 404s?

after updating the permalinks from the default /?p=N to another setting (e.g. /%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%/) all my old links are broken and also the archive, catgories etc. side bars get 404 errors. ...
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Wordpress slugs and 404 handling takes preference over folders in site root?

I have wordpress installed and permalink structure set to /%postname%/ In addition to WordPress folders, I also have a public_html/beta folder where I wanted to copy the same site and test some ...
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Nice URLs for a Custom Post Type List with a Shared Custom Taxonomy?

(Moderator's note: Title was "Convert into nice URL a shared custom taxonomy URL with a query string value") I have a custom taxonomy template: taxonomy-country.php used by two (2) Custom Post Types: ...
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WP 3.1 custom post type permlinks

I know there is alot of discussion about the CPT and permlinks together with the 404. I did not found a solution though I am close. It would be great if someone could assist me to get it working. Ok ...
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LOCAL server not installing wordpress

As you noticed I’m new at WP. Right now I’m working on my local server with a WP template (Using WAMP server) Am I going to have an issue with Permalink Settings when I upload the files or transfer ...
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Page and post auto links

I dont know how to call it, but can I switch off auto linking in Wordpress? I am creating my 3. theme for client, but I have not manage this problem. For example, if I create a page or post, ...
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Custom post type permalinks breaking due to 3.1 bug fix

So I just updated a site to 3.1 that uses several custom post types. When I had made the site I had not noticed at the time the $post_type parameter for register_post_type has to be in all lowercase ...
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How do I rewrite attachment urls when permalink structure contains %category%?

I'm trying to change the permalinks to my attachments in the same way as this question, and the given solution works great except for one problem: if the permalinks settings on my site contain ...
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getting a 404 page for all pages except home. possibly permalinks

I can switch to default and everything works, but once permalinks is set i get the 404. The thing is I've been using permalinks for years without problems. I can't find what went wrong as I had not ...
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Possible to make a subdirectory that loops through a single category?

I'm trying to separate the main part of my blog (the informational portion) from more commercial parts. WHen you load my homepage, I purposely exclude a category because I don't want my normal ...
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Can not manually change the permalink of a post in the EDIT secion

I have my site using a custom permalink structure, specifically category/post. Recently I noticed, once in the actual edit page interface I was unable to use the "EDIT" feature for the permalinks ...
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Permalinks in Custom Post types

Is it possible for a custom post type to have a permalink as domain.com/custom-slug/ instead of domain.com/custom/custom-slug/? I can't seem to achieve it. rewrite argument while registering it ...
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permalinks on title tag

Is it possible to have my custom permalink structure on title tag of my blog? my current permalink structure is this /%postname%/%location%/%mba_courses%/ where my location and mba_courses are custom ...
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WordPress 3.1 not compatible with jQuery Mobile?

I recently updated to WordPress 3.1, and with that update, something very interesting happened. Links became unclickable -- clicking on any link would literally result in nothing happening. ...
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Moving blog and maintaining current permalinks

I currently have a blog at http://thinkfuture.com/cfs . Its running WP 3.1 on IIS on a dedicated Windows 2003 server. I have the domain freedombunker.com redirecting to the blog at that URL. ...
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Wordpress 3.1 problem, getting 404

Today morning I updated my wordpress, everything was fine, but suddenly I came to know that if I click on any post which is not having custom taxonomies selected in it, are giving me 404 pages. I ...