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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Change in custom taxonomy permalink causes 404 error for another custom taxonomy

I have created hierarchy based custom permalinks with the help of this link, but now it is causing a 404 error on another custom taxonomy used in the site. I want custom permalinks on this other ...
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array_pop() expects array, boolean given for $event_type_term ->slug

I have the following function I wrote … add_filter('post_type_link', 'events_permalink_structure', 10, 4); function events_permalink_structure($post_link, $post, $leavename, $sample) { if ( ...
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Why Wordpress Can't Handle site.com/%postname%/someword ? Gives 404

I have noticed I get an advantage using /%post_id%/%postname% since any mistake etc after sitename.com/123/wrong-words?some=params&etc=etc gets redirected to the correct post. But for sitename....
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Permalinks to Custom does not work (out of box)

I have tried to change mode of .htaccess in wordpress folder to 644. Yet, I get Not Found The requested URL /wordpress/features/ was not found on this server. I keep reading about rearranging my ....
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Using only %postname%

So I see everyone's arguements against using this, but that seems like a huge flaw in Wordpress because a domain name as close to the root is crucial to a site's SEO. I want my site which has rough ...
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How to exclude uncategorized from permalink structure /%category%/%postname%/

I'm using a custom permalink structure: /%category%/%postname%/ So that my posts are listed like: mysite.com/widgets/blue-widget This works fine as long as "blue-widget" exists in one and only ...
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Replace menu permalink/hyperlink with only menu name/slug

I don't know if i am asking this correctly, but i will try. I am doing this for history pushstate purpose. Code to get menu wihout ul and li: $topmenu= array( 'container' => false, '...
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Publish Post After Click On A Link

I have a frontend posting form (CF7), where user inputs (among other data of course) his email. Now I set the status to pending. What I want is, that the user would get trough autoresponder a mail, ...
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Can't change permalink url after hitting 'ok' and 'update'

I am trying to change some of the titles of my posts and their respective permalinks. After I edit the title and permalink and click 'ok', the permalink appears to have changed temporarily. However, ...
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How can I Rewrite a 'page' URL based on query string parameters?

I have the following page which contains a single post and a number of comments: http://mysite.com/tips When a user posts a comment, I add meta-data to it so I can filter comments by using these ...
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Relative or Absolute Paths for Flash Video Player Files

I have a Flash SWF file working correctly in the root of my website. It is fully embedded, with everything including the player hosted directly on the website (not a YouTube embed). This flash file ...
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single-type.php not working, delivering 404

I've created a custom post type, and have successfully added a few entries. I can call these entries out with query_posts() to show on the front page, but the_permalink() on each of them just sends me ...
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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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how to use two permalinks for one custom post type

I have a custom post type "article" where posts have a permalink structure (www.mysite.com/article/post-name). I need each post in it to have two different templates according to its permalinks: the ...
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Force Wordpress to Show Pages Instead of Category

I am trying to create a SILO structure on one of my WordPress site. I have always checked this option on Yoast SEO plugin "Strip the category base (usually /category/) from the category URL." So my ...
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Permalink Issues by Installing WordPress in Subdirectory / Subfolder

I installed WP in subfolder /cms and it runs live without subfolder. When I use /%postname%/ as permalink I get 404 error on my site. My Server supported mod_rewrite. My Code wp-config.php define('...
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Custom Post Type: How to display all of same taxonomy?

Isn't there a permalink structure that will essentially list out all categories of a certain post type? function create_faqs_post_type() { register_post_type( 'faqs', array( '...
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Clean URL permalink for custom post type

I have a custom content type of photo_group which is a collection of photos. I want to be able to go to mysite.com/photos and have that page dump out all of my photo groups. How can I do this ...
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Update Old Links To Pretty Permalinks Custom Post Type

I'm looking for a plug-in or bit of php that will go through about 300 posts that use hyperlinks in the old p format: <a href="http://mysite.com/?p=3592"> and automatically replace them with ...
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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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Changing a custom post type “has_archive” after registered

Ok, I've seen some similar posts on how to change a custom post type's attributes after it has been registered (in my case, I'm trying to modify a custom post type created by a plugin without ...
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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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Custom post type permalinks giving 404s

I'm having trouble setting up permalinks for a custom post type. Below is the code from my init function: register_post_type('topic', array( ... 'hierarchical' => true, 'query_var' =>...
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Maintaining two permalink structures

How can I create two different permalink structures for a Wordpress blog, determined by an addition to the post meta? On the old site, articles were available through the following structure: /index....
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Posts not working on windows after changing permalinks

I recently started learning wordpress. Out to curiosity of changing settings, I changed permalinks to Month and Name. After that all my posts and pages have stopped working and show me a 404 Error. I ...
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Custom permalink structure

I have been digging the code for days and no solution. :( I have a Custom Post Type and two different Taxonomies. It is possible to achieve the following permalink structure (with add_rewrite_rule, ...
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Root level category, tag, author and archive pages to work

I want root level Wordpress urls to work for category, tag, author and archive page. For example right now categories pages are. domain.com/category/cat-name/ it shows posts under cat-name category....
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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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Custom Post Type pages are “not found”

I've created two new Custom Post types using code that I've used successfully on other projects without issue. The first is called top_charts, the other case_studies, and both appear correctly in the ...
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Permalink custom post type and custom taxonomy

I have problems with making permalinks. I have multiple custom post types. Lets say cpt1 cpt2 cpt3 I have one custom taxonomy with few categories. Lets say : cat1 cat2 cat3 All custom 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: site.com/data/{...
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Removing Parent Page(s) from Permalink

Similar questions have been asked before, but no answer suits well. I have: site.com/parent-page/child-page and would like to have: site.com/child-page So I want to exclusively have permalinks with ...
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Rewrite url / permalink for default archive - yearly / monthly

I want to change the structure of yearly/monthly archive URL of default post type 'post'. As we know be default the URLs are like: Default: http://wwww.domain.com/2013/09 but want them rewritten, ...
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Does a parent page's post_title have to appear in a child page permalink?

If I have a page called Home and then a child page with Home as the parent, is there a way to avoid 'home' appearing in the permalink for the child page? I've noticed this with a one-page scrolling ...
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Refresh page after form action

I've a listing post page where all posts are shown. On each post's row I can perform actions like delete, archive etc. So imagine that: I have an "archive" button; I push on it and I get a modal (...
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Is there a way to regenerate page permalinks without a plugin?

I'm working on a site which has some incorrect permalinks contains 'home-2' e.g. http://example.com/home-2/pagetitle/. I have no way of knowing where home-2 came from and manually editing the ...
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Add .html to Woocommerce permalinks

I'm redesiging a site for a client using Wordpress and WooCommerce and I need to add .html to all the woocommerce permalinks so they don't lose any SEO ranking when we go live with the site. Does ...
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Enable Minify in W3Total Cache using NGINX [closed]

I am having an issue with enabling minify with the W3TC plugin. I am using a LEMP stack and cloudfront as a CDN, and all of these features, except for the minify work fine. In order to enable fancy ...
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Custom Post Type with Nested Taxonomy and Template Files

I have a custom Post Type of "Portfolio" with a rewrite slug of portfolio. So the URL on the frontend is: domain.com/portfolio. I have a custom Taxonomy of "Categories" with a rewrite slug of ...
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Archive pagination causing 404 with permalinks structure

Somehow my archive.php is causing some problems because I'm using /%category%/%postname%/ as my permalink structure. The next_posts_link() redirects to /category/page/2: which causes an 404 error. ...
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Custom Rewrite with Query vars

I have been stuck on this for hours and tried all these different methods but none seem to work. I've seen other threads with a similar problem but the solutions are not working for me. I'm hoping ...
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404 error on subcategory pages

I have seen some other questions and answers on this but unable to resolve at the moment. I have some categories setup as follows: Blog -- Sub Cat The Permalinks are currently setup with custom ...
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How to identifty post from its URL in 404 page?

Why GUID is such unstable? Some of the post's GUID are pretty permalinked, but most of them are default. I's using Pippin's function to get the post_id from its GUID, but it's not working if my site ...
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Should I use relative or absolute urls when pointing to internal pages

This is a simple question, that's probably been asked before. For internal links between pages, is it better to use a relative link or full permalink? Thank you.
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Rewriting search permalink

when typing "a" into my search field (/?s=a) I my search.php template is loaded and all results that match that letter are shown. If I add this to my .htacess … RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ^/$ ...
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Permalinks for quote authors

What I have: A site of quotes with format: "Quote text." -Quote Author See quotup.com for my test website (my apologies in advance for the testing-profanity). What I'm after: Clicking "-Quote Author"...
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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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Get link of inserted media file of post within loop

Inside the loop I would like to retrieve the URL of an inserted media file of each post. My attempt was: <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> <a href="<?php ...
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How does one flush rules on theme activation or deactivation only?

Flushing rules is clearly an important part of creating themes with custom post types. See here and here. Does anyone have any example code of how to flush rules from functions.php? I'm a little ...
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Rewriting permalinks with custom posts

I've created a custom post type, let's call it 'product'. The site is also bilingual, without any plugins, where I place localised pages under parent language pages, such as: English Page 1 Page 2 ...