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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Custom Permalinks for Custom post Type Archives?

I know that WP 3.1 has added support for archives for custom post types but is there any way to customize the permalinks for them?
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301 Redirects for posts, category, pages from original domain to sub-domain of multisite

I want to move my blog from its original domain (site1.com) to become a sub-domain on another domain which is a multisite installation (sub1.site2.com). I also want to change the permalink structure ...
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Change Permalinks Structure to a Sequential Number for Each Post?

I've just created a draft on my blog, and it's post ID is 1. After creating another draft, the post id for this last post is 3! I was hoping to see them in sequential order, so in the future I'll have ...
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Writing Custom Rewrite Rules that Incorporate Category for Custom Post Types?

I'm registering a Custom Post Type and in the rewrite array I am trying to do something like this: 'rewrite' => array('slug' => "explore/resources/".$CATEGORY, 'with_front' => false) I ...
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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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Get Permalink without domain (i.e. get relative permalink)

This is the code I am using: <?php echo str_replace( home_url(), '', get_permalink($post->ID) ); ?> What it does is output the permalink as a relative URL i.e. only the slug. For instance, ...
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Update URL Snippet to Canonical Permalink URL

My permalinks is in the format domain.com/post-id/post-slug I notice this is a great choice for permalinks as I can share articles with a short URL like domain.com/123 But when I go to this short ...
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How to get permalink and title from post ID?

I have stored an array of post IDs and I would like to list the posts as links, meaning I need to get the title and permalink for the post ID - $id. The list should be echoed out by the following if ...
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Why can't I save permalink “360” for a page?

I am trying to save my page with permalink "360" but for some reason WP keeps updating the permalink to "360-2". I have checked everywhere in my WP and there is no page or post that uses permalink ...
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679 views

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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Get page permalink without wpurl

I currently have an ID of a page that I want to use its permalink as the front of a permastruct of a CPT I'm setting up. Now I can use get_permalink() but that returns the full URL: ...
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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 ...
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718 views

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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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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Redirect old permalinks to new permalinks

I changed the permalink structure from /%category%/%postname%/ to /%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%// How can I redirect all old posts to the new ones (eg: via htaccess)?
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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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Custom post type hierarchical permalinks not behaving as expected for parent/child pages

When you have Pages with children, the permalink structure works something like this: example.com/parent-page/child-page/ All well and good. Trying to go to this URL: example.com/child-page/ ...
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Removing taxonomy base using WP rewrite

I´m trying to create the following URL structure: example.com/attractions <-- post type archive example.com/attractions/taxonomy_term <-- taxonomy archive ...
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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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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 ...
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Change permalinks structure for specific category

I need to change my permalink structure just for one category. Now I have: /%postname%/ , but for News category I need this structure: /%postname%-%post_id%/. Question: how to add %post_id% in ...
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803 views

Add sku to product url woocommerce [closed]

I want to make url's with the following structure: www.mywebsite.com/wordpress/product/postname-sku for example: wordpress/product/apple-ap01 Is this possible? And also tell if this done with ...
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546 views

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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366 views

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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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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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: ...
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Lost of query parameter when using permalink

I have many issues with the use of rewriting, but i'll just point out one in this post to be specific. In my theme i use custom post type, with custom taxonomy function custom_post_realisation() { ...
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732 views

Setting up two separate blogs while using WordPress as a CMS

I need to get this set up ASAP and cannot seem to figure out how to do this after searching and searching. I am using a WordPress install mostly as a CMS. I would like to have two separate areas on ...
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704 views

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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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 ...
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832 views

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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Rewrite rule for a query string

I have a taxonomy search form and the link output is http://localhost/wp/?cityid=16 But i want it to be rewrited as http://localhost/wp/cityid/16 .htaccess # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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How can you change the permalink for pages?

When I set my permalink to '/%category%/%postname%.html' this will work for all the posts, but the pages still don't have a .html at the end. Is there a way I can fix that?
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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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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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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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How to remove custom post type identifier in permalinks? [duplicate]

I've purchased a premium "SEO-fitted" (so I thought) theme, that uses custom post types in the URL. like /cat/ or /item/ But I really need to remove those slugs, and change my URLs so it will be less ...
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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 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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Weird slug in archives permalink

All my wordpress installs (and some others, as I see) have the archive based index in the following format http://example.com/date/2015/06/02. But most current installs out there display it as just ...
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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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740 views

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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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 ...