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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Any way to make Apache's internal redirect work?

What I really want to do is to make URLs like http://localhost/bmicalc/bmi24.57 to redirect to http://localhost/bmicalc/index.php?pagename=bmi&result=24.57 without changing the URL in the ...
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Custom rewrite rule for hierarchical custom post type

Working on a client site I've encounter my worst enemy... WP URL rewrite :(. I actually can't figure it out and after many days trying and searching, I can't make it work. What I'm trying to get is ...
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Permalinks: Page Not Found

When I open the newly created page in WordPress I get page not found but when I reset the permalinks to none http://localhost/?page_id=6 opens normally . Even with this permalink it works : ...
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How can I reduce the number of rewrite rules?

I'm building a robust filtering system for my WordPress site, and I really want to have pretty permalinks for the resulting URLs. But because I'm offering a large amount of different filtering ...
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Permalink structure between 2 custom post types and a taxonomy

Ok here is the scenario. I have a custom post type called "Communities", a custom post type called "Community Posts" and a taxonomy under "Community Posts" called "Communities". The idea here is that ...
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Parent & Child Taxonomy slugs in custom post permalink

I've registered a custom post type "book" and a taxonomy "authors" as below: add_action( 'init', 'post_book_init' ); function post_book_init() { $labels = array( 'name' ...
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Permalink structure not working with Custom Taxonomy (URL like ./taxonomy/category/postname)

I want to publish and organize issues with WordPress. The magazine is structured into issues (for example Magazine n°23), categories (always the same categories regardless the issue) and finally ...
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Custom permalinks for search with extra parameters

I am trying to change default WordPress permalinks for search because I added few parameters to search.php the url now is like: ...
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RewriteRule to hide Wordpress folder from URL in some cases. How to?

I'm trying to obtain hide wp-content folder from url in this way, to make it easy for visitors: permalink: mysite.com/wp/this-page-en required address: mysite.com/en/this-page The www folder ...
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Does it still make sense using json endpoint ep_mask now that there's the new rest api? [closed]

I was wondering... Maybe I don't get the point here, don't know. I think that the rewrite api is still usefull for creating beautiful frontend urls for regular users. But I'm not sure on adding a json ...
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Dynamic URL, not a physical page within the database

Knowing how WordPress essentially processes page requests (through index.php and .htaccess), I'm trying to figure out the best way to "ignore" a certain permalink structure, or rewrite it in such way ...
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How to correctly translate custom posts url rewrites?

I've got a custom post type 'product'. I've just added the rewrite option: 'rewrite' => array('slug'=>__('products','jungle'),'with_front'=> false) Fine. But I want mydomain.com/products ...
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How to change URL structure for pagination pages?

Hi I'm new to WordPress hence if my question was simple or stupid I'm sorry, but please someone tell me how to change URL for pagination pages. Currently I'm having URL for pagination pages as: ...
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how to get archive urls with same origin for custom types and terms?

This is perhaps a strange question adn maybe doesn't have answers, but I'll try. custom post type: product custom taxonomy 1: product_category custom term: type1 custom taxonomy 2: product_feature ...
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how to change permalinks format for pagination?

Sorry if my question was basic or stupid. Please help me how to do this in wordpress, i m new to wordpress. I have permalinks for pagination page like this www.website.com/customtaxonomy.html/1 ...
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add_rewrite_rule() driving me crazy, rewrite not working when analyzer says it should

I have a special situation and need some help achieving the final step. Background: When I access mydomain.com/category/postname, I get the post as expected. When I access ...
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Using rewrite rule to access a view of a plugin from home page

I'm creating a plugin that has a view in front-end and i have a link in home page to access it: /wp-content/plugins/wp-test-plugin/public/partials/wp-test-plugin-public-display.php. But I want a ...
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WordPress removing query strings

I run custom scripts and plugins with GET parameters/query strings. Recently, when I try to access a page with query strings, something happens and the query string gets dropped. This, however only ...
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Change URL to split page with nextpage

I would like to change the URL to the second page of <!--nextpage--> split pages. I have a number of pages like /book/bookname/ that were split into 2 pages, and page 2 is called ...
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$_POST empty in using new php file added to theme

I am using a theme which handles form data with jquery (a handler function defined).I have added a new php file to theme (using it in as template in a wordpress page, also registered with rewrite ...
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Rewrite URL for a specific taxonomy [duplicate]

I registered a post type of 'product', and also registered a taxonomy 'poruct-cats' for this post type. When I want to access to product-cats it seems like below: ...
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Rewrite Rules: Post ID within Post Slug for a Custom Post Type

I've got my custom post type slug article and I need the following permalink structure: http://domain.com/article/postname-123/ The number in the end has to be the post ID. I don't want ...
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Flush_rewrite_rules not working when settings updated

I have added some custom options to my WordPress CMS within the Reading admin page. I am using these options to set some additional pages that I then have bound to custom operations. This method ...
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rewrite rule added to function.php not work

Hello in my custom plugin i want to set custom rewrite rules. First i trying make this with one rule, so i create functions.php file in my plugin folder and i paste into this code: function ...
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Best way to flush_rewrite_rules for custom post type, in a mu-plugins plugin?

I am writing a plugin that instantiates a custom post type (among other things). It is a multisite plugin and lives in the directory mu-plugins. What is the best practice for handling ...
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Add Rewrite Rule giving 404 Error

I'm having a little problem with Wordpress add_rewrite_rule function. I'm trying to accept a user subscription by using the URL from the email I've sent. The hash I use is generated from ...
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Mod_rewritte - remove ?m=1 from url

Previously, in blogger, desktops were seeing my posts at http://www.example.com/year/month/postname.html while mobiles were directed to an automatically created mobile version at ...
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Enpoint Not Found in Rewrite Tag Permalink

I'm trying to make an XML feed show nice and pretty permalinks rather than showing query strings. The problem is I can't get my /products/ endpoint to show up when trying to process my custom rewrite ...
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Add URL Rewrite Rule To Wordpress

my link http://localhost/abm/?ct_city=la-jolla&search-listings=true i want to this http://localhost/abm/USA/la-jolla Could you help please.. htpaccss file # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule ...
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How to disable wordpress page rewrite rule?

I am having a problem with some rewrite rules. I am using a plugin that makes requests like this: /pluginname?nonce=123456789&action=submit the problem with this is that my wp installation takes ...
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Rewrite Wordpress URL to show CPT meta field data

I'm stuck in need of a rewrite rule. I have set up a custom post type for 'Books', each book has a repeatable field (using ACF Pro) for chapters. I have added a query_var for chapter using the code ...
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Rewriting in wordpress url

Yes we love to make the url more shorter ,more clean. Lets say we have css url like this xxx.com/wp-content/theme_name/css/my_custom_css.css However i would love to display it like this ...
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URL Change - Check if Post Exists Before 404

We had a custom CMS with URLs such as /adele, /slayer, /beastie-boys but now they have the structure /artist/adele, /artist/slayer, /artist/beastie-boys (a custom post type) Obviously when people ...
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Rewrite and custom post type: order by custom field not working

I have a custom post type "placement" with a custom field "position". What I want to do is, on the placements archive page, to order results by the "position" value. I have the following URL rewrite ...
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Custom Permalink Tag breaks Pagination

Most the below work stems from a previous question / accepted answer. I'm trying to achieve the following permalink structure: /listings/ /listings/page/2/ /listings/%state%/ ...
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Paging not working for hierarchical custom post type

I've defined a custom post type called Fishing Reports, and want to break it down by states, then regions. For example: url.com/fishing-reports/florida/northwest/ That part is working as expected. ...
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Connect custom rewrite rules and query variables to wordpress navigation

Setup for getting content My setup for getting custom content in Network of sites where many sites use the same custom data on the side of worpress generated content. Custom classes to get custom ...
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Multisite theme path rewrite using .htaccess

I'm trying to rewrite the theme path for multiple domains (wordpresss multisite) using separate themes, this is my current .htaccess file, this is allowing each site to use seperate CSS files but not ...
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WordPress rewrite rules for state and city

I'm building a site where every state and city in the US has a landing page. I have a database of every city, state, and zip code, set up as a custom post type in WP. Here's what I've done ...
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Add hierarchical taxonomy to permalink for custom post type

I've found various questions about this issue, and I still can't get this to work. I have a post type called "product" and a taxonomy called "type". I'd like the URL for a single product post to be: ...
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rewrites and custom links in page need help with add_rewrite_rule

I have one page with edited permalink, like, address.com/detail/ I need to send there some values by GET request, so i would like the link looks like /detail/value1/value2/ i added this code in ...
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htaccess and redirect to new url using regex

I have a hard time to create rewrite rule for a redirect using part of an old URL for WP. Example: Old URL: http://www.example.com/news/index.php/2014/11/07/my-blog-post-from-old-site or ...
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Exclude word from url

On my wp site I have a couple of urls http://example.com/article/[page], I would like to exclude the 'article' part. How to best do this? I have tried creating a RewriteRule in .htaccess, but I ended ...
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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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Mixed CPT permalink structure

Im working on a site and i would need to add new features to the The Event Calendar plugin. The plugin uses tribe_events for event CPT and tribe_events_cat for Event category taxonomy. I need ...
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Where is wordpress redirecting wp-admin/admin/dashboard to wp-admin and how to turn it off

I mean when we have subdirectory install and /wp-admin/ is not referencing to directory wp-admin, but wordpress stills redirects and not just for wp-admin slug but also for admin and dashboard and ...
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add_rewrite_rule doesn't work for me

I'm trying to use add_rewrite_rule to make custom URL. My problem is the same as here : Custom Rewrite with Query vars But I tried the 2 solutions, and it doesn't work for me. For testing, I ...
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Rewrite permalinks for custom post type, meta key?

The site I am working on uses the following "pretty" permalink structure: http://example.com/watch/the-strain-eps3/ I want to change it to: http://example.com/watch/the-strain-eps3/1504 1504 is ...
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CPT custom archive template does not get loaded

I have a custom content type called events that I register using the following function: add_action('init', 'events_post_init'); function events_post_init() { register_post_type( 'events', ...
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Get the custom post type slug but remove the rewrite prefix?

I am trying to add a link to the parent custom post archive page in the breadcrumbs. I can get the slug using this: <?php $post_type = get_post_type(); if ( $post_type ) { $post_type_data = ...