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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add_rewrite Rule

I want to add a rewrite rule, the remove the "base" from a custom taxonomy link. There current structure is: http://example.com/bundesland/TERMSLUG I would like to have it like this: ...
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Remove rewrite path for custom taxonomy [duplicate]

I want to get rid of the rewrite path for a custom taxonomy. This is the way, I register it: register_taxonomy( 'bl_tax', array( 'stadt'), array( 'label' ...
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Custom query_vars and parse_request on wp-admin

I've read this post http://wordpress.org/support/topic/query-vars-in-admin and although it's quite an old question, it suits me perfectly. I'm trying to accomplish what I already posted here: ...
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How bad is flush_rules() on init hook?

According to the Codex: [...] This function can be extremely costly in terms of performance. It should be used as sparingly as possible - such as during activation or deactivation of plugins or ...
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How to check if last uri segment is a custom post type or taxonomy term?

After following Jeffs suggestion on this thread to create nested parent and child taxonomy terms within a permalink like... url.com/custom-post-type/taxonomy-parent/taxonomy-child/cpt-entry It ...
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Rewrite Rule for Multilingual Website, Like qTranslate?

I would like to write my own little plugin for language switching. For that, the very first thing would be to get the rewrite rules running. I have been looking around the web for 2 hours, but I ...
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How to completely overwrite and replace the permalink rewrite rules?

The site I'm working on has a very specific permalink structure, one that is very different from the default wordpress permalinks. I don't want to add rules; I want to replace the rules entirely with ...
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Ignore specific URI segment

I've set up a custom post type and have it displaying correctly at /archive and /archive/single - what I want to be able to do is allow specific segments in place of /single to still show the ...
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Custom rewrite rules without a sub folder path to identify clash with pages

I need to be able to have routes to links that are both pages and products from the main wordpress root directory, without anything to distinguish between what a product (which is a template_redirect) ...
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add_rewrite_rule, plugin activation and plugin deactivation

I see a lot of example showing to call add_rewrite_rule in your init hook, e.g. function add_my_custom_rewrite() { add_rewrite_rule(... } add_action('init', 'add_my_custom_rewrite'); and in ...
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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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If term and page have the same slug, how can I view the term archive?

I am using a custom taxonomy with the term slug 'nursery'. I'm also using a page with the slug 'nursery'. I can view the page fine, but trying to view the 'nursery' term archive page as fetched by ...
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Custom rewrite rules are sending everything to index.php

I'm creating a site where users work together on teams to create films. Currently, I'm setting up an edit page on the front end for team managers. I've just got a simple isset() check on a query var ...
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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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Rewrite rules and query for virtual page

My question comes from this one. I have never really touched on rewrite rules as frankly, they still do not make sense to me What I have I have successfully build the following link ...
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How can you create a Permalink structure on a WordPress site?

Let's say I want to create a wordpress site that has a folder structure such as: http://www.example.com/cars/ http://www.example.com/cars/red-cars/ Yet I want people to be able to comment on both ...
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WordPress doesn't remember my custom rewrite rule

I have the following code: function b09_custom_rewrite_rule() { add_rewrite_rule( 'utils/([^/]+)/?', 'index.php?utils=$matches[1]', 'top' ); flush_rewrite_rules(); } ...
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Rewrite url for custom post type

I'm using WPML plugin to translate my site. I have a custom post type called "vinos" and I use this args: $args = array( 'labels' => $labels, 'hierarchical' => false, ...
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Using two permalinks for one post

Using two permalinks for one post I am developing a wordpress website for a client, the client want to show 2 separate templaes for post details the scenario will be. user clicks on post and our ...
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How to Add Pages Under Custom Post Type URL Structure?

How can I add pages under the URL structure of a Custom Post Type? For example... If I had a Custom Post Type called "Knowledge Base" ... Located at: domain.com/knowledge-base/ ... and I wanted to ...
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Loading different template on different url of same page

I have successfully add rewrite rule and tag for a page. My page slug is my-page. when my url is mysite.com/my-page then the right template is properly loaded. I have set a custom template for ...
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Pretty permalinks IIS gives 404 on posts/pages

I'm trying to get Wordpress to work under IIS and I've gotten stuck on custom permalinks. If I use the standard ugly permalinks, All standard features works fine, but plugins like Buddypress does ...
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URL Rewrite + Page + Custom Post Type = Unusual Redirect

Yet another URL rewrite issue :) The Problem I have a URL rewrite rule that should work, but against all logic it redirects without passing the query var. The Juicy Details The site has a page ...
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Custom urls in WordPress involving page slugs

I have a page called 'Cars' with slug cars. Is it possible that the page works as normal at this URL http://example.com/cars/ and http://example.com/cars/audi/ can be used to show something some ...
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Best action to call add_rewrite_rule

In Codex I found that the best action to call add_rewrite_rule is the init action. So in this way the function is called every time the site load. But to save the rule in rewrite_rules option it would ...
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How to get list of taxonomy slugs ordered parents>childs?

Is there an existing function in WordPress to generate a list of taxonomy slugs ordered by parents > childs > subchilds in an array? I need to generate a URL structure for my custom post type in ...
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Attempting to modify cpt archive with query var

I have a custom post type, messages (slug is watch), and I added a query var, speaker, as well as the rewrite. If the url is /watch/speaker/Speaker+Name it modifies the query to include that. If it's ...
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Add Custom Pagination Permalink

I'm trying to create a page with multiple loops on it and as such also need multiple pagination. This is proving to be a touch difficult, I've managed to get the links to show correctly by using the ...
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273 views

Need to add rewrite rule that adds in additional information about the post to url

A have a post type for venues which have the attributes title, state, and suburb. Currently using the default WordPress permalinks I get the following format: mysite.com/venue/{title} However, I ...
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Custom post type permalink returns 404

Mates, I've created a custom post type. Created some posts of that type, but when I try to access to any of them, I get 404 error. Also created single theme (single-pb_progproy.php). Here's the ...
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PHP Rewrite Wordpress Folder to act as query string variable throughout site

I'm hoping in this is a possibility with Wordpress and I have been researching this for hours online and I'm not find a definitive or simple working example of how to achieve my goal. I need ...
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rewrite rule of post when accessed from archives pages

Im trying to rewrite the slug of the permalink of my post when accessed from my archives pages. at the moment it display like: www.mydomain.com/categorypost/post_title id like instead ...
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Multiple Custom Post Type permalink issue

I have 2 Custom Post Type(Our Works and Case Study) in a WordPress site. If I add same postname(Pepsi) at my 2 Custom Post Type(Our Works and Case Study) the permalink will show given below: 1) ...
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Remove final slash from url

I created rewrite this rule: public function manage_user_routes() { add_rewrite_rule( '^user/([^/]+)?', 'index.php?control_action=$matches[1]', 'top' ); } but when I try to access ...
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add_rewrite_rule set up correctly, why does new URL show 404?

My aim is to have the following URL structure: /text-string/text-string/directory/text-string/text-string/1234/ point to page 447 with parts of the URL passed as get variables. (I am not worrying ...
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Multiple Permalinks for Same Post

I'd like to be able to have multiple permalinks for the same underlying post (for i18n reasons) - eg http://www.example.com/my-custom-post-type/this-is-a-cool-article ...
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Custom post type slug rewrite blocks pagination - how to solve this?

I have run into a problem while doing what was given as a solution in the following thread: Remove Slug from Custom Post Type Namely, after all of this being done, my pagination no longer works. As ...
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rewriterule problem

I'm struggling to get a rewrite rule to work: I have a Wordpress 4.0 site sitting in a subfolder of a top domain with a url similar to this: ...
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Modifying rewrite rules to use <custom post type>/category/<custom taxonomy term>/

I know I can add a rewrite rule to accomplish this but I'd like to affect the links generated by WordPress (such as when I put a custom taxonomy term into a menu) I have spent the entire day today ...
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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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Remove rewrite endpoint on deactivation?

I'm using Milo's answer to add a Rewrite Endpoint as part of my plugin. Is there a straight-forward way to remove a Rewrite Rule upon deactivation? I found this snippet but I'd expect a ...
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How write rewrite rule to reroute tiny url?

I want to know how to write a regex : for exemple url: http://localhost/wordpress/post-title/lang/en become http://localhost/wordpress/post-title/en. I need a global rule for all types of posts? ...
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Clean/Pretty URLs in Wordpress Using Custom for Custom Variables ($_GET)

I have a Wordpress page that I am passing custom variables to; I was able to successfully get this page to accept the custom variables using the following: function add_query_vars($aVars) { $aVars[] ...
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Adding a custom rewrite rule for gallery/categories page

I've written a simple shortcode and using it on my gallery page. The URL for the page looks something like this: http://mysite.dev/gallery/?view=category-name but I want to be able to use ...
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Wordpress Rewrites - How can I pass a variable to Custom Post Type?

I'm looking for a wordpress rewrite that will let me pass a query var. I have a custom post type that produces urls like this: example.com/custom-post-slug/custom-post-title/ my goal is to have ...
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Archive page for a custom post type using WPML

On a website using WPML in last version, I have a Custom Post Type using an archive page, called archive-agenda.php. CPT is defined with this code : register_post_type('agenda', array( 'label' ...
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Custom Rewrite Tag Structure

I am pondering over this intriguing question and I have yet to find an answer. I need to add my own Custom Structure Tags for my cpts. Extract fromt he link above: %year% The year of the post, ...
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Permalinks using event date (year & month) instead of publication date

The site http://www.bikefun.org is live and working, but the permalinks are not quite right. It is an event calendar site. Events are stored as a custom post type "bf_events", with dates stored as ...
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WP Rewrite the last two parts of the URL

I have found quite a lot of post on the subject of WP rewrite but I can't find the right words to describe this problem. I'm trying to accomplish the following: ...
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Custom Post Types and rewrite rules - One CPT works and a cloned one doesn't

I have two Custom Post Types in my plugin and have a custom single-{cpt}.php file for each in my theme. Each page grabs the content from a specific wordpress post. The first 'house' post works but the ...