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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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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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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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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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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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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156 views

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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Removing parent slug from URL on custom post type

As the title states, I'd like to remove parent slugs from URLs for a particular post type: services. Something that would change this: http://demo.com/parent-service/child-service-1 ...
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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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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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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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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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How do I turn off 301 redirecting posts (not canonical)?

I noticed a strange behavior in WordPress where it automatically 301 redirects certain URL structures for posts. For example, I have a post entry for: mysite.com/999/about-us Then, you would think ...
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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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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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Is there a log for the ajax calls made when changing a post's slug?

When changing the slug for a page (clicking OK) an ajax call is made to check if the slug is available and to generate a different one if not. Does anyone know if there is any logging for this, or any ...
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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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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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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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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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exec JavaScript using add_action when publish_post

How can I execute some Javascript code when an user publish a post I want to do something like this before publish a post: add_action ( 'publish_post', 'custom_links' ); function custom_links() { ...
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Custom Taxonomy List links being re-written

I am trying to show a list of terms from my Job Category. I tried the following: function job_listing_taxonomy_list( $taxonomy,$hide ) { $args = array('order'=>'ASC','hide_empty'=>$hide); ...
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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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Exclude subcategories from the url

We have a site with categories and subcategories. If anybody navigates to a content belongs to a subcategory the url will have the following form: domain/main-category/sub-category/mycontent/ But we ...
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WordPress Permalinks %postname% for RSS2 Feed URL

One of my client is developing a SmartPhone Apps with the WordPress site I've made for them. The site is of a daily newspaper's online version. All the news are sorted by different categories. So the ...
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How to create a permalink for custom taxonomies and custom post types like base-name/parent-tax/child-tax/custom-post-type-name

I found this link too much helpful. This is what I code so far and got it working for all scenarios except two scenarios. register_post_type( 'article', array( 'labels' => array( ...
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Custom Post Type nest under a normal WordPress Page

EDIT Again, nope it's not impossible, just nasty. Solution below. Trying very hard to get this working. Have tried numerous suggestions here on stackexchange/overflow My goals are to simply select ...
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Multiple Tags Issue in Permalinks

I have configured %tag% for permalinks in wordpress Here is How to use first tag in permalinks. But while posting multiple tags in a post i am facing a kind of problem.Suppose i have wrote three tags ...
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echo post-permalink without http and www

I have this line … <div class="permalink"><?php the_permalink(); ?></div> and the result on my page looks like this … http://mysite.com/whatever/post-or-so I guess it could ...
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rewriting search-permalink with htaccess - search results are are “opened” automatically?

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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Multiple permalinks for a single post with multiple taxonomies

I created 1 custom post type (projects) with 2 taxonomies (clients / fields) to filter the results (like categories). At the end, it should be like this where project_name is the same custom post ...
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wordpress permalinks tweeks

I am getting following permalink structure after creating any post... http://domain.com/wp/postname As per Permalink Settings.... Post name: http://domain.com/wp/sample-post/ This permalink is ...
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Taxonomy based permalinks

With my website I work with my own taxonomy. And I want that the taxonomy is intergrated with the permalink. So if an news page has a taxonomy, the permalink change. Like this: ...
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Wordpress home page showing 404 error

I've had a look for anyone experiencing the same issue but to no avail. I am currently working on a Wordpress site that previously did not have permalinks, so have added these (i.e. to change the ...
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Permalinks without subdirectories

Today I use: permalink_structure: /%postname% This gives me URL like this on my pages: #http://www.mypage.com/page1 #http://www.mypage.com/page1/page2 #http://www.mypage.com/page1/page2/page3 ...
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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 ...
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Rewrite on custom post type permalink not working?

My theme has a custom post type called 'portfolio'. I want the url to display 'projects' instead. I've change the rewrite on the register_post_type function to 'projects' but it doesn't change the ...
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rename 'page' URL fragment in pretty permalinks

i would like my WP URLs to be fully in my language so instead of: site.com/page/2/ i would like to have: site.com/pagina/2/ (in spanish) how can i accomplish this? i tried to do simple str_replace ...
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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.