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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Use the same date-based permalink structure for all post types

Is there a way to use exactly the same date-based permalink structure for all (non-hierachical) post types on a site, including posts and custom post types? I'd like all post types to have the format ...
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Custom Post Type and Custom Taxonomy Permalinks

I'm currently working with a client's Wordpress blog that has a permalink structure set in the admin settings as "/speaks/%postname%/". This is so that all actual blog posts (post_type=>posts) have ...
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Wordpress Automatic Update to 3.9.1 breaks Permalinks

Yesterday, WordPress 3.9.1 Maintenance Release May 8, 2014 updated my version from the latest and all of the sudden, my inside pages were broke - no one could reach anything except the home page. I ...
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Custom permalink structure gives 404

For a Custom Post Type called 'matches' I created a custom permalink structure. The structure shows up just the way I want it, however, I get a 404 everytime I visit the post. I have tried removing ...
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How to get correct URLs in network wide menu (Multisite)?

I'm using this function to switch to my main website's navigation and display it on all sub sites in my multisite network. Ideally the links should have the following format: ...
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Let me choose permalinks

I need to pick a permalink called 'mysite.com/1418', but wordpress keeps adding '-2' to the permalink. Normally this means i already have a page called the same that is in the trash or something. But ...
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All URLs are having '/blog/' appended to them.

I just made a WP theme, and I'm using a custom page template for the blog and for the home. The problem is that all the URLs now have /blog/ appended to them (which, I believe is the name of the ...
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How to show permalink auto when type text in post tiltle?

My website when type text in post title, it's not auto show the permalink. It only show when me publish this post.How to do it ? Thanks everyone
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IIS 7 Rewrite with parent categories

I have seen quite a few questions on here asking around the same thing but either have been unanswered or slightly different! I have tested the following on a linux machine and all works fine, when I ...
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Permalink structure with $_SESSION variables

I have a project that has content being filtered throughout the site (many custom WP_QUERY calls). Originally there was no URL needs, just filtering by $_SESSION variable. Works perfectly, but NOW ...
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Permalink for custom post type

I have created a custom post type called job. Posts are generated with wp_insert_post(), and that works perfectly fine. My problem is that the permalinks to those posts are either wrong or I have done ...
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Wordpress permalinks and javascript redirection

I need to use javascript redirection in one of my scripts. With /%postname%/ WP permalinks structure redirection works like it should but with default it always redirects to home page. /%postname%/ ...
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Category with the same slug

i'd like to do this: www.website.ext/ciccio/pro www.website.ext/mario/pro www.website.ext/giuseppe/pro Why can't i do that? I know.. the slug/child-category "pro" is the same but it is in the ...
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Rewrite Rules returning wrong data

I have a custom post type called product. It is categorized with the two taxonomies product_category (which is superior) and product_group. I want the permalinks for single products to appear like: ...
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Is a permastruct possible on pages?

Since a couple of weeks I'm trying to create my own rewritings on pages. I read a lot about rewriting with posts and custom post-types. BUT: I have pages that I call with variables. How is it ...
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Make custom post types and pages place nice, re: rewrite

I have a page structure like such: Executive Events Annual Conferences Webinars I also have a custom post type named 'event'. I have set up the post type so that I get exactly the permalink ...
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404 - Category pagination for custom post type

--Edit I've managed to narrow it down that the paged variable is not working properly here, (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; is always returning 0 although maybe it is due to ...
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Where to add the permalink in this function?

Below is a function that displays the latest 4 approved comments on my homepage, I wrote this almost a year ago, and for the life of me, it's gone completely from my head, All i want to do is add a ...
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Permalinks for Taxonomy and Custom Post Type

Have the following situation here: Custom post type: 'recipes' Taxonomy for custom post type 'recipes': 'receitas' One of the taxonomies slug: 'receitas-whoopie-pie' The permalink structure MUST be: ...
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Random Alphanumeric Key URLs

I need random (and unique) alphanumeric permalinks. I've looked at several plugins but they all seem to do some form of redirection to a longer URL. That's not what I want, I want the permalink to be ...
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How to use all tags in post permalinks

My site with pictures is set up so that the posts do not have a title and have only tags. I would like to know how to use all tags in permalinks settings?
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Default permalink changes

I need to use in my permalinks same titles for different post types and as far as I know the slug must be unique so the permalinks cannot be: custom-post-type-1/hello-world ...
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permalinks issue and archives

I have an issue with a site running on WP 3.3 where when we make the permalink anything by "/%post_id%/%postname%/", the archive pages break and become 404s. After some research, I came to understand ...
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Permalink options page corrupts web.config file

Whenever I got to http://example.com/wordpress/wp-admin/options-permalink.php my config file at http://example.com/wordpress/web.config instantly gets corrupt and I have to delete the config file. ...
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Remove index.php in permalink structure on IIS server

In permalinks(dashboard) section index.php added. e.g. Current Post Name: http://zakatchicago.com/index.php/sample-post/ Expected Post Name: http://zakatchicago.com/sample-post/ How can i remove ...
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Imported posts using wrong domain name

So a little background. I have my WordPress development site backed up on a remote git repository. I added a ignore file to ignore specific files so that if the repository is cloned the site has to be ...
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Permalinks linking to similar named site

I'm having a problem with the permalinks on a testing site linking to live site. Basically the hosting company set up this separate site for testing so that edits could be made without affecting the ...
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page nested 3 levels deep shows 404

I just created a page called Series at /media/archive/series/, parenting this new page under /media/archive/ The page at /media/archive works, but this new page, 3 levels off the root, shows a 404. ...
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Add links to post categories and taxonomies in wysiwyg link modal?

I want to link to post categories and taxonomies in the text editor. With the "add link" modal I only can add links to existing posts, pages and custom post types but not to their categories and ...
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How to switch from custom post type URL to category URL?

For the past year, I've been using custom post types to distinguish my different post types (duh). Thing is, I'm now realizing that categories are more efficient in offering archived pages for these ...
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Problems with permalinks after update wordpress 4.2

Yesterday i will update my wordpress to 4.2 and after update it i see some link of my blog end with %d And Some post in my blog show like ...
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Hierarchical taxonomy in permalink structure

I have a custom taxonomy called Area, which is hierarchical like so: UK - London -- Chelsea Currently my permalink is setup to rewrite like so: 'rewrite' => array('slug' => ...
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the_permalink on the homepage vs posts for sharing links

Instead of weighing the site down with plugins I've hardcoded a couple of sharing links. I've used the_permalink to create the links, in the sidebar, which work ok on posts and pages, but on the ...
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Custom post type, permalinks, taxonomies and blog posts

I am creating a custom theme for a bike shop and thought having a custom post type for bikes would be easier for the shop assistant to manage the bikes they would like to appear on their website ...
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Wordpress permalink & Nginx Rewrite Rule Not Working

My Server configuration is: Nginx php-fpm5 I setup WordPress and it is working fine with custom permalink 'Day and name'. Now I want to set the rewrite rule in nginx file and it is not working with ...
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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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Would it be possible to route Wordpress Through an MVC Application

I have a slim framework application in the root directory /. I have a wordpress install in the '/blog/' child directory. This is all fine and well as i can easily access the /blog/ folder and any ...
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Custom Post Type + Category archive

I have created a WP stack with 3 post types: 1. Post (default) 2. Event 3. Place These 3 post types share the same taxonomy, that being the default WP category, here are some example categories: ...
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How to hide slug numbers with htaccess

Is there a way to do an internal redirect from /product-category/brand-2 to /product-category/brand and still display brand-2 products and sub-categories?
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Removing /author/ slug from URL gives 404

After hours of searching and trying different functions, I've finally successfully removed the /author/ from all of our users profile URLs. So its just /username/ However, when new users register ...
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How do I get a link to a WP page within a loop?

I'm trying to get a link to Page A within a loop on Page B. Normally I would use <?php echo get_page_link($mypage->ID); ?> but the loop is causing this to always return a path to the current ...
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Wordpress Page Not Found if Permalink Settings is Postname

Uploaded code on staging server. in localhost everything is working well but on staging I can login to admin pabel but can not see any page on frontend. When any page is accessed it says The requested ...
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Posts in Page - How to customize the URL?

I have a "normal" WordPress install. Blogposts are displayed on the homepage an there are a few pages. Now I want to display the posts of a specific category on a page, so that I can add some ...
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Remove sequential number from permalinks

I'm organizing some custom post types by taxonomy so that my URLs would look like /small-groups/spring-2015/date-your-mate /small-groups/fall-2015/date-your-mate The spring-2015 and fall-2015 are ...
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Group Posts by First Letter of Title categories

Questions is a duplicate of this one: Group Posts by First Letter of Title However, I was unsure whether I could ask on that, or I had to start a new question, so I did the latter ;) I implemented ...
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Visting slug for 'post' post type shows 404 not archive?

I'm trying to get the WP default post type 'post' to show under the slug of /news/. I've changed the permalink structure to /news/%postname%/ which is fine when visiting a single page, however when I ...
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MultiSite Move conjures duplicate URL

I just tried to do a very painful move of a multisite. I thought I had everything working until I clicked a blog link on the MAIN site and I was greeted with a duplicate url. Something like this ...
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How can I get Wordpress CPT archives and page templates to work with prettified permalink settings?

I'm having very weird issues with my permalinks and template files on this site I'm building. I've created several Custom Post Types. These all have archive pages in my template structure named ...
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When using number in url it is redircting to same page but when using character it redirects to 404

I have a website e.g abc.com in wordpress, when I enter any url like abc.com/blog/1232132 then it is redirecting to the same url and showing the content of abc.com/blog but when I am using urls like ...
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Custom post type single (permalink) throws a 404 error

I'm working on a website that has Woocommerce installed (also a CPT if I'm right, but that one works fine). This website has a custom post type for jobs, this cpt has posts that are linked to in the ...