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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Missing post title from permalink

All my sites' post don't have post name/title in their url. I imported thousands of posts into my site in "draft" status. To publish them I used SQL command in phpmyadmin to change status to publish. ...
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Adding custom field to permalink structure

I have a wordpress site that uses a custom post type 'external-projects'. Within that custom post type there is a custom field 'director'. What I am trying to do is rewrite the permalinks to include ...
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Custom Post Type (child) and Permalinks Rewrite Rules

I know this question has been asked a lot of times. However I couldn't managed to solve the issue I have for a few days now so if you could help me it would mean a lot to me. I have created custom ...
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Wordpres 4.2.1 Permalink issue russian

i'm helping a friend to solve a problem on a website. That website is multilanguage (italian - english - russian), with default permalink all website works correctly, with pretty permalinks ...
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Wordpress search seems to look into permalink (which is bad)

It looks like when you search for the domain name in the wordpress search box, you get all your content listed because the domain name is in each permalink. I've tried many things, but it seems to be ...
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Changing permalinks gives me 404 errors on nginx

EDIT It turns out that I was barking up the wrong tree trying to edit .htaccess, as nginx doesn't use it. What I apparently need to do is edit my .conf file. Before I read this, my_app.conf looked ...
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CPT's with landing page instead of archive - Url Rewrite?

I am building a directory website which has various Custom post Types like Tours, Food, etc. The client would like to see landing Pages for each of the categories which can be edited manually (think ...
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Remove index.php in permalink structure on IIS server

In permalinks(dashboard) section index.php added. e.g. Current Post Name: http://zakatchicago.com/index.php/sample-post/ Expected Post Name: http://zakatchicago.com/sample-post/ How can i remove ...
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Permalink with passed query string parameters not working

Within our site, using a custom theme we have a specific page that contains a query string to acquire an "abstract" using a talkid and programcode. The issue we are experiencing is that Google Search ...
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How to protect htaccess so it can't be overwritten?

I'm having a problem where Wordpress is periodically and randomly destroying the htaccess file and setting it to zero bytes. When it does this, the site of course breaks until permalinks are manually ...
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Change permalink , keeping old structure with date

Currently on our website we have the /date/postname permalink structure with quite a number of posts. For SEO purposes we want to change it to /postname permalink structure but we want to keep the ...
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Imported posts using wrong domain name

So a little background. I have my WordPress development site backed up on a remote git repository. I added a ignore file to ignore specific files so that if the repository is cloned the site has to be ...
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whats is the perfect configuration to .htaccess for permalinks?

I have wordpress site with the normal url, when i try change this to permalinks, wordpress says 404 not found in the other pages that not is the home. after of search in the codex, i found that the ...
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how to redirect old blog post urls when permalinks are changed

When you have a permalink structure set to www.example.com/post-name And you want it to change to www.example.com/blog/post-name Is there any way to have the old format redirect to the new (ie. ...
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page nested 3 levels deep shows 404

I just created a page called Series at /media/archive/series/, parenting this new page under /media/archive/ The page at /media/archive works, but this new page, 3 levels off the root, shows a 404. ...
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Custom post type with parent page? Possible?

I'm having trouble getting my url structure the way I want. I have a page with two sections: private company Let's take private as an example. In this area, I wan't to have a url structure like ...
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custom permalinks do not work: page not found

I am developing my website in local with wamp server and wordpress i am using a w7 OS and running wamp server with apache and my sql. I have a problem with permalinks. So far, i developed the pages ...
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Change permalink to attachment

Hello i found this code and I modified a litle, but i have a problem with it. I want the link of the attachment page to be something like this [post-permalink]/[gallery]/[postid] 1234/ .. /1253/ ...
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Get full control over custom post type url

The situation I have a custom post type, lets call it 'CP', which has two parent categories named 'companies' and 'category'. Posts of type CP can only have one company and multiple categories. So, ...
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Content Section Custom Anchor Not Working

I purchase WP theme (Techwise) and I found an issue with content menu sidebar in post page. that content not working as same (toc) Table of Content. it's not working with Arabic letters but working ...
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Upgrade to WP 4.2 Wiped Out Permalinks

OK. This is very sad. The permalinks on my site have been messed up ever since upgrading to WordPress 4.2. This is not a question about how to set permalinks - per se. This is a problem that needs ...
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Get custom pretty-permalinks working with 3rd party API querystrings?

Edited to remove any reference to 3rd party API stuff: I have /%category%/%title%/ as my permalink structure. I have a page which uses a couple of querystring variables: ...
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Changing permalink from /postname/ to category/postname/

I have a website where it consists more than 800 posts, At present my permalinks structure is /%postname%/, but due to some reasons I want to change it to /%category%/%postname%/ I have implemented ...
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Subpages 404 after every update to wordpress

There seems to be a delay but every time after updating wordpress whether manual or automatic updates, sub pages break and the only way to fix it is by resaving the permalinks. This is annoying and ...
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Virtual parent in hierarchy for certain categories

I have a website where some posts go into the 'News' category and all the others are dispersed throughout other categories. There's a 'Blog' page set up under Settings>Reading which uses a customised ...
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Include gallery in attachment permalink

I need a fix for my gallery attachments on WordPress. Now when adding a gallery the permalinks are something like that : mydomain/the_post_name/image_file_name/ But I want to do something like ...
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Changing permalinks and canonical [duplicate]

I have a domain with permalinks set to /%postname%/ but now I would like to change to /%category%/%postname%/ I thought who ever now come from a book mark to http://domain.com/my-first-post ...
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Add links to post categories and taxonomies in wysiwyg link modal?

I want to link to post categories and taxonomies in the text editor. With the "add link" modal I only can add links to existing posts, pages and custom post types but not to their categories and ...
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How to switch from custom post type URL to category URL?

For the past year, I've been using custom post types to distinguish my different post types (duh). Thing is, I'm now realizing that categories are more efficient in offering archived pages for these ...
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Problems with permalinks after update wordpress 4.2

Yesterday i will update my wordpress to 4.2 and after update it i see some link of my blog end with %d And Some post in my blog show like ...
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How to create a subpage for posts?

If you check btemplates.com you can see that they are showing the preview of their templates at a page which has a permalink like; /posturl/demo... How can we achieve this?
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Can I set a permalink that filters by three categories and a tag, and will be recognised for caching?

I run http://www.oldies.org.uk, a charity website for rehoming elderly dogs. It's been running on Wordpress since 2005 and has only recently begun using permalinks instead of the default query string ...
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%author% permalink for woocommerce

I have a multi-vendor website. I need to have the products permalinks set to, something like this: /author/product or /vendor/product Wordpress already has inbuilt code for /%author%/ but sadly this ...
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Custom post type with custom permalink

when i create new post with my custom post type 'censorsheep' i get link like /censorsheep/[title] I want replace [title] with post id, i try use this code function censorsheep_rewrite() { ...
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Permalink Structure /post/post_id/anything-goes-here

I'm trying to setup a permalink structure like so example.com/post/post_id/any-text-here. Which is kinda similar to how StackOverflow's permalinks to questions work. If the last part is changed it ...
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WP Custom Post Type permalinks with category [duplicate]

I am trying to accomplish the following: Website will contain a section titled "resources". I would like to separate the content using content post types. Post Type: Resources ( This i can create via ...
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Hierarchical taxonomy in permalink structure

I have a custom taxonomy called Area, which is hierarchical like so: UK - London -- Chelsea Currently my permalink is setup to rewrite like so: 'rewrite' => array('slug' => ...
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How To Achieve This URL Structure? [duplicate]

I have a custom post type of Dining, with a slug of "dining". That is the only thing that must stay the way it is. My desired URL structure is like so: site.com/dining site.com/dining/dining-post OR ...
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Fresh wordpress installation in sub-directory not accessible

I install fresh installation of wordpress in my server sub-folder call blog. So in the beginning I access the site mydomain/blog and it works perfectly. But when I changed the permalinks settings ...
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Blogger to WordPress Permalink Issue

I moved a blog using the WP Beginner tutorial and it worked great with the exception of 6 of the most recent posts. I narrowed this down to 6 manual posts that were created after the import using the ...
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Wordpress Taxonomy Permalinks - Custom?

Can items have multiple permalinks? I am currently struggling to setup routing for a custom taxonomy that I have setup. I have a custom post type, say hotels. A standard URL for one of these posts ...
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Custom Permalink Post with meta value

I would like to use two metabox values in order to build the permalinks for all posts (standard post type of wordpress). But after rewriting the permalink, it links to a page that contains a part of ...
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Is it possible to have public posts in a non-public custom post type?

I'm working on a theme that incorporates a cpt to manage the various team members of an organization. The team gets displayed on page with an image, name, function etc., in addition specific people ...
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Custom post type permalink throws a 404 error

I am new to WordPress and trying to build a social networking site that has Buddypress installed and one CPT. This website has a custom post type for user blogs, this CPT has posts that are linked to ...
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How to alter permalinks with sub-domain url structure?

I have created a Wordpress install on a sub-domain of my server. So for example my url is www.myUrl.com and I created a subdomain that is essentially www.myUrl.com/sub. I installed Wordpress on ...
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Best way to remove slug from custom type?

I need to remove a certain slug from a custom type item in Wordpress. Just now my URLs are like this: http://example.com/item/random and I want them like this: http://example.com/random I have ...
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the_permalink on the homepage vs posts for sharing links

Instead of weighing the site down with plugins I've hardcoded a couple of sharing links. I've used the_permalink to create the links, in the sidebar, which work ok on posts and pages, but on the ...
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Get link to another taxonomy from a taxonomy list

I'm currently working on a site for an artists directory. I have two custom taxonomies; Artists and Artist Genre which will be tied into a custom post type of artwork. I can get a loop to list out ...
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Category specific year archive list with desired URL

I am trying to make category specific year archive list. I tried wp_get_archives() with type=yearly arg in which I got year lists with links. 2015 2014 ... and its link looked like this... ...
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Custom post type, permalinks, taxonomies and blog posts

I am creating a custom theme for a bike shop and thought having a custom post type for bikes would be easier for the shop assistant to manage the bikes they would like to appear on their website ...