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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Different permalink structure per category

Just for curiosity, is it possible to have a different permalink scheme for different templates or categories? For example, for post "XYZ leach review" in category pets/dogs to have "mysite.com/...
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Change url of page according to my reqirements in wordpress

I am facing problem with change permalink actually I am using Redirection plugin you can see this plugin from here. http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/redirection/ I have installed this plugin ...
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Custom taxonomy listing page when no term set (all terms)

I've created a custom taxonomy "foo" with rewrite slug "foo" and query_var "foo". Say for example, I also have terms "bar" and "baz" in the "foo" taxonomy. At the moment, permalinks like /foo/bar ...
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404 Issue w/ Custom Post Type - using Meta for Permalink rewrite

I'm trying to rewrite my permalinks using meta data from my post. The permalink rewrite works- but I'm getting the 404 issue when I try to view the post. I've flushed by visiting the permalink ...
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Search result permalink

how to make permalink available for search result page /?s=one+two+ok to /search/one-two-ok/ thank
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Creating Search Engine Friendly URL's with Word Press

I own a website barrelandblade.com which was developed by a non SEO enlightened developer. I recently had the FV All in One SEO Pack installed as my site does not show up in the search engines at all. ...
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Filtering categories in the permalink structure

Using /%category%/%postname%/ for the permalink I get a URL string of all the categories that the specific post is included in. I would like the categories in the url to be filtered down to only one ...
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Changing the URL Structure of a Paginated Custom Post

I have a custom post type for slideshows that creates a paginated post and each slide is a separate page. The data for each slide is saved in the custom fields and each slide has a title set saved in ...
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custom posts permalinks url rewriting

My permalinks are: /%postname% I currently use Custom Post Permalinks to rewrite my permalinks. It work well, but... I dlike to have some url like: www.mysite.com/permalinks_of_my_custom_posts.php >> ...
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IIS7.5 URL rewrite pboblem on index page

H, I've installed wp on IIS7.5 machine. But I'm having error when my permalink setting is line: /%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname%/ Problem is the index page (root page /) gives 404 error (EDIT: ...
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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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Internal linking when on a shared IP

I have a WP site in a temporary location, and the site URL is an IP address followed by slash, tilde and the short site name. I also have a number of internal links in the pages that assume linking ...
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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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Need help with friendly URL's in Wordpress

I'm creating som custom templates in Wordpress and I'm passing some data in the URL's. Currently my URL looks like this: http://www.mysite.com/designers/?id=43&name=designer+name The URL ...
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Performance of my permalink structure?

I have read the discussion on the performance of different permalinks on the wp hackers mailinglist, THIS forum and around Google. I could however not really deduce if the permalink structure I have ...
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Create slugs programmatically

I'm updating programmatically posts in a WP 3.01 install, using custom made tools. Sometimes I do change programmatically post_status from DRAFT to PUBLISHED using custom SELECT queries, however this ...
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Non-Latin Characters in permalinks

I was opened this idea 7 months ago: http://wordpress.org/extend/ideas/topic/non-latin-characters-need-love Still i couldnt find a solution for it. Simply what i want? Want to use "şŞ İı Ğğ Üü Öö çÇ"...
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404 Error Problems with sCategory Permalink plugin

Seems throughout the day my blog seems to show 404 page errors with no pattern. I have to manually change the permalinks from /blog/%scategory%/%postname%/ to default, then back to /blog/%scategory%/%...
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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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Create a url structure for my blogs based on categories and sub-cats

My blog design heavily relies on categories and sub-categories. I would like the url structure to be dependent on that. How can I make the url's support the same? I would like it to be like: http://...
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How to handle a hierarchy with custom post types

I have moved into WordPress for a few days and was quite impressed by all the available features, plugins and polished themes. I have spent quite some times reading documentation about themes and ...
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Custom URL rewrites for templates

I need to rewrite some URLs to custom templates. For example, I have a page at domain.com/page, and when a user clicks 'remove' on an element, it goes to domain.com/page/?remove=54. I'd like it to ...
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How can I make internal anchor links work with WordPress's permalinks?

I've got a custom template page called 'shop', which is found at the URL http://mysite.com/shop/. This page lays out all the posts of post_type 'product' like this: <div class="product"> <...
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WordPress author.php template does not work with custom permalink structure! Help!

I just discovered a weird problem in my WP. The author archive (author.php) returns 404 error ONLY if i use custom permalink structure like /%postname%/ it shows up fine when I use the Default ...
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Wordpress Custom Post Type Repeated 404 Errors

I've got a WordPress CPT that I've had running for a couple weeks. There weren't any problems with it. In the last couple days, it's been going haywire. Every few minutes, WordPress forgets that the ...
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Using WP rather than .htaccess to redirect pages/posts

I run a site with over 100 specific redirects in the htaccess for legacy html files that were subsequently brought into WP. There are also rules for pages within a date range to redirect to the home ...
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Changing my permalink structure - will new layout conflict with existing page?

My site has a blog page at /blog/, with links to blog posts. A post will have a URL starting at the root of the site, which is a bit jarring. I'd like to have the posts URLs appear as if they are ...
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Minimal custom permalink structure

I'm aware that there are posts discussing this issue already (e.g. http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/1364/what-is-the-best-permalink-structure-for-seo) but I have a specific set of ...
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Wordpress overrides the GET variables, (page_id) set in HTACCESS

I have a wordpress site that is extremely large and pushing Wordpress to its limits. It uses a number of pages/categories and a lot of .htaccess rules to organise the various sections of the site, (it'...
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What is the best permalink structure for SEO?

In the past I've used the Day and Name or Month and Name settings. Should the date structure be omitted and just have /%postname%/ ? Ie does having the date information reduce the quality of the url?...
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Why does the 'Month and Name' Permalink Format not Work on my new Wordpress Site (running on IIS7)?

I have just created a new Wordpress site (version 3.0.1) on a Windows 2003 server, but the 'Month and Time' permalink format does not work. It gives a 404 error when I use it. All of the other ...
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Change of permalink structure - redirects in htaccess breaks the archive links

When I started with my blog, the permalinks and following structure: http://<domain>/%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname%/ Some time ago, I changed the permalink structure to "http://<domain&...
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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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Setting up WordPress with Custom Permalinks and no .htaccess File?

I have a client that strongly prefers to disable .htaccess files because they like to set the Apache configurations themselves. However, they still want SEO-friendly URLs. Is there a way to 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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Permalink Problems

From the WordPress support forums: Hi, this is my website http://www.mp3ojax.com. I want to insert permalinks on the images on main page This is the code: <a href="<?php the_permalink(...
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How to change “permalink” structure in “Wordpress Thesis” theme?

I have installed Thesis theme. The default permalink structure is BLOGURL/%postid%/ When I change it to BLOGURL/%postname%/, I can't access the pages. I have modified .htaccess file and the "nav_bar ...