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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All pages lead to home

I've recently moved from linux to windows hosting, and now all of my permalinks just redirect to the homepage. I've selected the correct structure in Settings->Permalinks and have the following in my ...
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Redirect to post after publish or update a published post

How can I get the permalink of a post from functions.php in my theme? I know this code: get_permalink($post->ID); but this produces something like this: mydomain.com/index.php?p=123 and I ...
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How to retrieve the permalink for a specific (custom) term?

I would like to display the list of categories related to particular post? <?php while ( $faktory_panes_query->have_posts() ) : $faktory_panes_query->the_post(); $post_id = ...
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Sub Categories Keep Redirecting to Pages With Same Slugs

What I want to do is have a news category with two sub categories (property-registration and property-revitalization). Going to /news works fine. However going to /news/property-registration or ...
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local Wordpress installation with Xampp permalinks issue

I know this question might be asked before but it seems that nothing helped. I have a local Wordpress installation and try to use permalinks. What I did in my XAMPP was to open the conf file and ...
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Getting Wordpress Permalinks to match menu navigation

I am trying to get my permalinks to match the location of where the page/posts lie in the navigation menu at the top of my page. For example, my travel site has has a post about Torres del Paine ...
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Getting rewrite correct

I had the permalinks settings as /%postname%/%post_id%/ but recently change it to /%postname%/ and added the following to htaccess RedirectMatch 301 ^/([^/]+)/(\d+)/$ http://www.site.com/$1/ It ...
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changing permalink “next link” to navigate the next page not working

Why on earth if i change my permalink structure, like this! /%category%/%postname% the next link to navigate the next page, is not working! it display the error page not found but if add some text ...
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Link to most recent child page

in the header of a website I am trying to link to the most recent child page of a particular parent page. I can't seem to wrap my head around how to accomplish this. Does anyone have any input on ...
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Random post slugs cut off from original and underscores not converted to hyphens

I am having a serious problem right now. Our business website just crashed and almost every single page has stopped working. I am in the process of restoring the backup right now but would like any ...
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URL/Permalink customization for Taxonomy/Term archive & post

I have a CPT called "Provider", taxonomy called "State" and a term called "Alabama". Is it possible to change the following URL structure from: 1. http://localhost/state/alabama (to view all the ...
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Create custom permalinks to show Custom Post Type's relationship?

I'm creating a WordPress site that has 3 custom post types registered: course, chapter, and lesson. All of these post types are inter-connected and share a relationship using custom fields. For ...
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Problem with multiple tags in URL

I used the link mydomain.com/tags/tag1,tag2/ on my Wordpress website with no problems whatsoever. But it doesn’t work from a certain moment. It displays error 403: Forbidden. I noticed that links with ...
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Permalinks that start with same string as blog's directory not working

I have a blog in a directory called "press". Permalinks are set to post-title and work in most cases, but if a post/page-title starts with the string of the directory, in this case "press", the ...
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Permalink Rewrite to include Custom Taxonomy Term

I've created a custom taxonomy for posts using register_taxonomy( 'discipline', array('post'), /* if you change the name of register_post_type( 'custom_type', then you have to change this ...
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Parent (ID from meta box) not showing in permalink, only Grandparent

I'm working on a site inherited from a previous developer and I've run into a issue that's really confusing. There's a custom post type for Locations. The hierarchy for Location posts would look ...
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Permalink sending user to featured image media page rather than the post?

I'm working on a site and, on a particular category archive page, the permalink to the individual post is instead sending me to a media page for the thumbnail file. What's weird is that it's only ...
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permalink is only showing relative path in dashboard

Permalink: /blog/blog/ My permalinks are only showing as relative. In the database for each post and image they are stored as relative urls as well. When a user tries to share an article to social ...
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Add category slug as class attribute in a link array

This incredible website and the genius developers here have helped me significantly in the course of my WP Dev over the years, firstly THANK YOU. I am now faced with a problem that I have been trying ...
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Subdomains to pages

Hi I have a website on wordpress which have 2 pages which I meant to convert it to subdomain. Eg: Let my website at be http://www.domain.com there are two pages http://www.domain.com/page1 and ...
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Custom permalinks with custom taxonomy children show 404 error

I'm having the following problem. I've made a custom post type which is called Products. Products has a slug of "products". I've also created two custom taxonomies. One is Product Category (which acts ...
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Custom Permalinks for CPT causing 404 errors for 'normal' single post pages

I'm having a problem with the permalink structure of a Custom Post Type which is conflicting against the normal single posts (in the 'posts' post type which comes as standard with WordPress). Heres ...
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WordPress 4.0 beta - how to change the link URL in RSS feeds

I am using WP 4 beta and have a site at blah.com/blog but I display the posts on my site at blah.com/articles I want all of the URLs in my RSS feed to use my site URL. Following what was mentioned ...
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Development before domain name chosen

I have a new customer who hasn't chosen a domain name yet but I need to start development for him using a subdomain of my domain. I'm on Bluehost using add-on domains and subfolders. Is there a way to ...
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Permalink, links a page to the homepage

So I'm using the 'post-name' pretty permalink structure. I have a page called The Trust, the slug of this page is the-trust. But when i go onto www.mydomain.com/the-trust, it shows the the homepage. ...
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Custom Permalinks and filters?

Ok, so I've added a custom permalink, which is mapping to my page fine. For some reaosn though the filters I've added aren't showing up. In the shortcode, they're just being returned as NULL. My code ...
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Perform internal redirect in WordPress?

Let say I have an existing page named "bar", e.g. http://www.example.com/bar I want to write a plugin, which when called, will load the content exactly same as bar (not just post_content, but the ...
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How to set “with_front'=>false” to a plugin-generated cpt?

I am using an external plugin (not my own CPT) to manage events on a site where the blog permalinks structure is /news/%category%/%postname%/ Normally for CPTs I could set the prepend with front to ...
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Is there a way to remove the option to modify the Slug in post.php

I am trying to remove the option to edit the Permalink. I know how to hide it with CSS and I have. But a hacker could simply just go to Inspect Element and change display: none; to display: block; ...
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Use a custom post URL that is outside the blog root directory

I have a website blog and its URL is: www.website.com/blog The above is fine and I want it to stay that way. www.website.com is the main site, which is not a blog. Currently, the URL structure for ...
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Folder Name and Category Name Wordpress

I have URLs that need have the old URL for download files. Before, it has 2 separate website. The MAIN and the PORTAL website. http://www.website.org http://www.website.org/portal I want both ...
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Issues with Wordpress permalinks

I am new to wordpress but have experience in Drupal. I am developing wordpress site which I access as localhost/site1. I created another copy of it to experiment a few things. I can access another ...
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Have two (permalinks) urls for a same custom post type

I have an specific situation which I´ll try to explain. In the website I developing right now we have fairs (event) and every fair has a profile page. Lets call ns_fair custom post type and its loaded ...
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wordpress permalinks error 404

i am new to word-press, i have made my own theme in wordpress but the problem that i am facing is the permalinks which are not working and showing me error 404 when my permalinks settings are at ...
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Automatic -1 suffix being added to the permalinks of a page when the page does not exist

I have a really strange problem with a -1 suffix being added to a permalink on a page im trying to create which is getting very frustrating. Its specifically a page titled event, each time i try to ...
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Current state to a button when on a single page

I am having trouble figuring out how to keep the current state active once on a single page of the post. For example: Recipes displays a list of all my post that are under a specific category. Once ...
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change precedence of permalink for post_types?

I have a series of pages with the heirarchy: /albums /name1 /name2 /name3 ie. all these pages have a parent page with the slug 'albums'. If I have a permalink /name2 it shows the page ...
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set new link as permalink

i have external link stored in a variable $extlink which is generated based on different selections in the post. how do i set the permalink to be this $extlink so that when i click on the post it ...
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Once redirected by Rewrite rules, how can WordPress know the page?

I have been searching for some configurations of .htaccess, filters and hooks to make able to manage the inner site uri's. The goal was force login, register and admin pages through SSL, and all the ...
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Custom post type child page 404

This issue seems to be quite common, but the solutions that worked for others haven't worked for me. I'm using the CPT UI plugin and have created a CPT called 'courses' with the following settings: ...
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Single page problem when permalink type changed

I have a custom post type which i create and works perfect without any problem, its a team page to show some members in a company, also i created a single-team page to show more details about each ...
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404 Page Not Found for Only One Post

I have 40+ posts on my blog. Only one of them is going to a 404 page when I click the title (visit the permalink). To see it in action: http://thegrovestead.com/tag/strawberries/ Look for the post ...
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Remove taxonomy slug when not assigning taxonomy with custom post types

I have created a custom post type plugin that when the user assigns the post to a taxonomy (termed 'classification' in the site), it is added to the url slug. So basically it renders: ...
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Remove Custom Taxonomy Slug only without removing Custom post type slug in permalinks

I have a problem currently that is related to permalinks. I have a custom Post type "workshop" and two taxonomies named "manufacturer" and "models". What i want to get and tried is this URL pattern. ...
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Can't seem to replicate permalink structure for localhost development site

I'm helping a friend migrate her WordPress powered shop. I'm to the part where I manually re enter all of her products on WooCommerce. On her current live site the link looks like: ...
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Permalink settings not saving

I just started a new WP installation and my permalink settings are not saving. I have chosen the 'Month and name' option (/2014/06/sample-post/), but when I create a new post, the text shows up as ...
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Search working only on default permalink structure

my custom theme is using a search form which works fine with default permalink structuresite-url/?p=id. however after i changed my permalink structure to post name, the search returns NOTHING FOUND. ...
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How to extract URLs from wordpress taxonomies

I am in quite a trouble. I need to extract all possible url from my wordpress blog be it of post, tag, category or anything else after domian-name.tld/*. I tried my hand on few available codes and ...
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How do I generate a alphanumeric hash for a custom post type in wordpress?

I have a wordpress website that uses a custom post type, video. I want my permalink for the video posts to generate unique alphanumeric ID like this, http://example.com/video/ha3unq04X similar to ...
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Why doesn't WP update my .htaccess file?

Before I begin, I do not have WordPress having permissions to update the .htaccess file. That's not what this is about. I'm full aware of that. My problem is WP generates the same file every time for ...