Rewrite rules modify a web URL's appearance. This modification is called URL rewriting. Rewritten URLs (sometimes known as short, fancy URLs, search engine friendly - SEF URLs, or slugs) are used to provide shorter and more relevant-looking links to web pages. The technique adds a layer of ...

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Custom post type “preview” not working

I'm having an issue with custom post type "draft" post previews redirecting to the site home page, if I have pretty permalinks enabled. For instance, I create a new "Project", save as draft, and ...
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Custom post type paging 404 error

I've an issue on custom post type, I've create a custom post type called "Agenda" and the rewrite url for http://example.com/agenda it works correctly, it points to the archive-agenda.php template ...
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Custom Permalink Structure Redirects Pages to Homepage

I'm trying to add a custom field to my post types permalink structure - for the test purposes I've simplified the code. The custom permalinks work but the issue is that Top Level Pages redirect to the ...
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Rewrite rule page url with category

I have enabled the category box for pages with this: // Add to the admin_init hook of your theme functions.php file add_action( 'admin_init', 'page_categories' ); function page_categories() { // ...
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Rewrite rule with a custom post type and a custom field

I'm creating a website that will display, from a search by location, a list of singer. If we click on a singer I will have to display that singer with the city inside the url. Here are the two ...
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How to create custom URL routes?

I have a very peculiar requirement, hopefully I can explain it without being too confusing. I created a page template where I list some properties I get from an external XML file, so far no problems, ...
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add_rewrite_rule permalinks break in WordPress 4.5

I have a plugin that uses permalinks to deliver content to the page based on an activity that I pass in through the URL, eg. mysite.com/activity/11. I also have code in my plugin that redirects the ...
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Change Theme from Plugin based on query_vars

I'm working from about 4 months on developing a Plugin. This plugin make in a page an entire app, using the powerful of Wordpress. So, I've decided to create a serires of rewrite rules using command ...
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Custom url structure - pages under a custom post type

I'm struggling with the structure of my Wordpress site and I was hoping you might be able to give me some advice. The site is for a series of events and the structure is as follows: Gateway (...
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Change url to posts if they have custom tax only

I have custom taxonomy "category_slider". function taxonomy_slider() { $labels = array( 'name' => 'Категории проекта', 'singular_name' => 'Категории', 'search_items'...
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stop pretty pagination rewrite site.com/cat/2 => site.com/cat?page=2

I need to be able to keep pretty urls, but I need to be able to send page as a URL arg. WordPress likes to do site.com/cat/2/ for page two, but I need site.com/cat?page=2 because we are moving some ...
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Rewrite URLs for LeadPages due to subdirectory installation

I am using LeadPages on a WordPress site (with the LeadPages Connector plugin), and need help improving its URLs. My WP installation has its own directory (wp/) in the docroot of the server (per ...
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HTTPS to HTTP rewrite rules not working as expected

I'm struggling at getting these rewrite rules to work and was wondering if someone can point out my error(s). The following should redirect a user to HTTPS if they are at the login page or in the ...
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Custom Post Type Rewrite To Include Parent Page(s)

I have a page title "more" with subpage "cities-guide". Said "cities guide" page has a loop that pulls in posts from custom post type "thailife_city_guide". My permalink structure is /%category%/%...
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Redirect Rule: Directing a Subpage to a Subdomain

I've been doing a lot of reading, but am still new to Wordpress, so sorry for the confusion here. I have a multisite that I need to do a redirect for. I'd like a mainsite.com/example page to redirect ...
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How to use wp rewrite to hide form action url?

I have a widget that I'm making that builds a multi-step form which retrieves xml data from a third party plugin (http://xmlplugin.com/geoquote.php). While this plugin is available for use already it ...
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Old blog/ and blog/feed/ URLs not working after moving blog to top-level via .htaccess

For a long time I served my blog from http://www.murrayc.com/blog/, with the wordpress installation in /home/murrayc/murrayc.com/blog/. Now I've moved it to http://www.murrayc.com/, without moving the ...
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Rewrite url for two custom taxonomy of one custom post type

I have a custom post type 'courses'. To this custom post, I have two custom taxonomies. - course category(slug is course_category) - other category(slug is other_category). I want to display the ...
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How to require match for all arguments passed in URL?

I'm developing a site for a small car dealership with a proposed URL schema of domain.com/vehicles/<manufacturer>/<vin>. The Problem I can't get Wordpress to correctly handle when URL ...
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add_rewrite_rule not working for me

I have the following rewrite tags defined: // ADD REWRITE TAG FOR 'VEHICLE MAKES' add_rewrite_tag('%make%','([^&]+)'); // ADD REWRITE TAG FOR 'BODY STYLES' add_rewrite_tag('%body-style%','([^&...
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permalink with partial ajax site

I'm trying to load a page with from a URL with an ajax call. This is what i have : a home page with the url / -> list all movies & events a page called cinema with the url /cinema -> list all ...
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Custom rewrite rules for archive page and single post

I'm building a Wordpress site with several custom post types. Every post type is a different magazine. I have also a custom meta fields for a magazine year and issue. I would like to have urls (used ...
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Pagination: /tags/tag_name/?paged=2 gives a 404 error

I need to paginate an archive page. Pagination works perfectly fine for everything except tag/category archives. Basically if I use /tags/tag_name/?paged=2 it gives me a 404 error. But if I use /tags/...
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Add a query string to ALL links on site

Our client would like to embed his site into an iframe in their software backend. I get a query string on the first link but need to make sure that string persists across URLs for all links and ...
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.htaccess rewrite rule puzzle

Because I need to password protect a subdirectory using cPanel, I modified Wordpress's .htaccess rule as instructed here: https://wordpress.org/support/topic/password-protect-a-directory-with-htaccess ...
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Rewrite Rule for Multistep Estimate Form

I want to be able to create a few rewrite rules and utilize some templates that I've created, but I don't want to be limited by having to create the pages within the WordPress admin ... essentially, I ...
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add_rewrite_rule is not taking effect in Wordpress? .htaccess file doesn't update

I have tried all day to get my own rewrite to work in wordpress, but I simply can't get anything to work. I've tried so many different ways but thing is nothing updates in the .htaccess file so I am ...
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How do you permanently remove default rewrite rules from the wp_options table?

We have tons of rewrite rules saved in our wp_options table and I'd like to permanently remove any entries that we're not using on our site (such as comment feeds, page attachments, etc.). What's the ...
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Permalinks for a custom post type - with a page template (custom query) and taxonomy archive

I'm having trouble getting my permalinks working with a specific custom post type setup. Here's the code for the custom post type: function jc_attactions() { $labels = array( 'name' => '...
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permalink and add_rewrite_rule - error 404

I'd like to have comments in a separate page with a dedicated template only for posts in a specific category (slug shops). Example: mysite.com/post-incatshops --> mysite.com/post-incatshops/comment ...
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Add rewrite rule to permalink structure

I have a Custom Structure setup for posts in Settings > Permalinks as: /%category%/%post_id%-%postname% This works great for most of my posts, but there is one category that I want to remove the ...
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Does flush_rewrite_rules() remove all rules added by other plugins as well as mine?

I am developing a plugin, and am using add_rewrite_rule followed by flush_rewrite_rules during plugin activation. On plugin deactivation I am using just flush_rewrite_rules to remove the rule that I ...
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Multiple values in a rewrite rule, is it possible?

I'm using url rewrites for a filter i'm building. The current solution works for one selected value. So if I select one type of dish like dinner, it goes to /recipes/dinner/. But what if I want to ...
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Change settings of get_post_type_object

I've a theme with a plugin provided by theme developer for manage portfolios section. This plugin create a custom post type with this code: // Portfolio post type register_post_type('...
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remove sub-category of Custom Post Type from permalink structure

I've got my permalinks for a Custom Post Type set to /%custom_taxonomy%/%postname%/ using the Custom Post Type Permalink Plugin to set the custom rules for this CPT. What this gives me is site.com/...
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single-{post_type}.php is not loaded despite flushing rules

I have the following code to define my producto custom type post: add_action('init', 'custom_post_producto'); function custom_post_producto() { $args = array( "label" => '...
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Rewrite /keyword1+keyword2.html to search page | .htaccess

I am facing trouble redirecting the keywords to search page in a wordpress 4.4 setup. What I am trying achieve is to rewrite/redirect www.site.com/**search+keyword.html*** to www.site.com/**?s=...
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I Need Delete Old Rewrite Rules

First, I created a custom category, named: (reviews) I created a classification under this category, the name is: (posts), and (pages) Now, its URL address is: ([abc.com/reviews/posts/page/1] ...
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Rewrite URL/Slug for a Page using a particular page template using Advanced Custom Fields Post Object

Edited 5/20 -- Rewrote to specify my question: I have a Custom Post Type represented as mysite.com/projects/{project-name}/. I'm trying to set up a rewrite rule for Pages that use a particular page ...
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Having to flush_rewrite_rules() everytime I make custom post type

I keep running into this issue where every time I make a new custom post type, I have to flush_rewrite_rules() for it to have a single.php or I get 404 when I go to view the post. Anyone have an idea ...
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Inject a user specific ID into first URL segment

I've got a site that deals with affiliates and needs to inject an affiliate ID directly into the URL string. So for instance if an affiliate's ID is 12345, I would like to inject 12345 into the first ...
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Reading Settings -> Front Page displays “Static Page” being reset

Every day my WordPress blog is going from a static page, back to "your latest posts". I am not setting this setting, something is doing this automatically! Any ideas what to check for? Is there any ...
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Partial matching issues in rewrites api

I'm working on a site that has a lot of custom rewrites. We started with: function em_rewrite() { add_rewrite_rule( '^state/([^/]*)/([^/]*)/?', 'index.php?state=$matches[1]&city=$matches[2]',...
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Rewrite Rules in Custom taxanomy and custom post type

Problem in hand : I have custom categories in wordpress named "Product Categories" with custom post type "Products". i want to change urls from somesite.com/product/airconditioner/voltas/...
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Wordpress in “Couch Mode”?

I am trying to setup a "Couch Mode" (distraction free reading) on my WordPress blog as laid out in this article. The guide in the article follows these steps: Create a new page in WordPress with ...
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How to get a Custom 500 Error Page to show?

I created a 500.html file and would like to get this page loaded for my wordpress site. I'm running on XAMP localhost for now, but I've never done this sort of thing before and would like to be able ...
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Custom rewrite rules on custom posttype

I've got a problem presented to me by a client which I can't seem to fix. They have a Wordpress website with a custom posttype 'projects' This custom posttype has a custom taxonomy 'categories' What ...
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Wordpress URL rewrite after changing web from Joomla

There is a website which was previously run on Joomla. URL structure of Joomla links was index.php/site , index.php/another-site. After changing to WordPress no page is not accessible from Google, I ...
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how to use two permalinks for one custom post type based on categories

I am trying to get 2 different permalink for one custom post type, based on the solution given there. It is working for articles, but I can't get it work for my "film" custom post type. Here is my ...
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Page URL with variable (URL rewrite)

I'm new to this Wordpress & right now I tried to rewrite a specific page that have variable with it. First of all let me explain. I have a page that will retrieve all loggedin user info in a page ...