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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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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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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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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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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Custom post type permalink endpoint

I have a custom post type called "destinations" and I have set the EP mask for the post type to default EP_PERMALINK. I have added a couple of endpoints as follows : add_filter( 'query_vars', ...
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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 = ...
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Blog List Page 404 With Custom Post Type Rewriting to Blog Parent

There will be a lot of code blocks below, but here's the short version: On a site, I have a Resources custom post type, with a Resource Types taxonomy. The URL for a Resource Type post archive is: ...
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Display posts from Custom Post Type in category page on front-end

I created my Custom Post Type (bizdirectory), created a new post (Test Business) and created a new category (Business Directory). But if I add the Business Directory category (slug = business) to my ...
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Pagination appearing twice in URL after rewrite

For my site, I have a custom post type video set to appear at at the URL http://site.url/videos. It is paginated so that there are 24 videos per archive page. However, I am not using the single.php to ...
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How to get Slim framework routes to work?

Using the Slim Framework for a REST API to query post data in a custom plugin: // custom plugin file // code reworked from https://github.com/Botnary/wp-slim-framework @define('SLIM_BASE_PATH', ...
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How to make variables in custom page URL look like the permalink structure?

I am using wordpress and in that i am using permalinks post name but in project manager plugin on click of one of one project i get this url which i want to make user friendly as the name of the ...
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generate_rewrite_rules (action) vs add_rewrite_rule (function): which one is preferred?

I see these two methods can be used to create new custom rewrite rule, so under what situation which one is preferred? I suppose they are doing the same thing? I can either use: add_action( ...
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Multisite custom rewrite urls

On a multisite installation, which is running the Polylang plugin, I want to add a custom rewrite rule. Currently, my permalink structure is: http://host.com/sitename/language/pagename Now I want ...
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Rewrite rules are correct but ignored

I am trying to get the following URL to point to a particular WordPress page. URL/courses/computer-course/units/ needs to redirect to URL/units/ with coursename='computer-course' and page_id='228'. ...
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Rewrite rules lead to blank page

Using a child theme, with custom post type article, trying to call a file from functions folder inside the child theme main folder (child-theme/functions), using this code in the child theme ...
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Custom Taxonomy and Rewrite URL

I'm fixing some custom templates. There is this custom taxonomies add_action( 'init', 'custom_taxonomies', 0 ); function custom_taxonomies() { register_taxonomy('news_category', 'stfp_news', array( ...
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URL rewriting, problem getting arguments

How can I get URL/courses/[course_name] to point to URL/index.php?page_id=127&course_name=[course_name]? The redirection works well but I can't access the course_name argument. In fact, the page ...
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Am I using the flush_rewrite_rules function in the right place?

Hello dears I'm writing an admin panel for my new WordPress plugin base on the WordPress Settings APIs. I am defining a field for changing custom post slug from this admin panel. After the custom ...
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query var “p” empty on some requests | custom rewrite rules

I am moving a site from drupal to WordPress. The "nodes" on drupal have custom "permalinks" that don't follow any rules so I have added the permalinks as post meta and create a rewrite rule for every ...
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Default post tab showing twice in admin bar

I have to re-register WordPress default post type to change the post slug to "blog", changing permalink structure was not worked for me as it rewrite custom post types slugs also. So I used below code ...
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rewrite_rule - working fine but broken single post 404

I'm having an issue with my rewrite rule, works fine here: example.com/resources/ example.com/resources/articles/ Also works fine with the pagination here: ...
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Add custom parameter to permalinks

I have a WordPress page that I would like to use SEO friendly query parameters with. Let's say this wordpress page is accessible by going to http://www.example.com/test and its short URL is ...
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Load an url with minimal/no DB queries

What would be an ok way to load a theme template with minimal/no db queries? Another question: is it viable to 'dry' load a non-wordpress template using rewrite rules? So instead of index.php?p=1011 ...
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Can I use the same permalink base for Categories and Posts?

I am migrating our site from another CMS and the way the permalinks were setup with the prevous CMS are like this: posts: /news/%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname%/ categories: ...
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flush rewrite rules doesn't flush them (still got 404)

So I tried to make a simple plugin for WordPress. Like a reviews. Even tried to do it through the tutorial of TutsPlus. Everytime I got 404 when tried. Then I just took the code from tutor and still ...
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URL rewriting with custom user meta “/%shop_name%/gallery/%gallery%”

I have created a custom user meta = shop_name in User Profile and custom post type gallery The default URL of the post is http://localhost/gallery/%gallery% which i have modified to below given URL ...
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Custom Rewrite with Query vars

I have been stuck on this for hours and tried all these different methods but none seem to work. I've seen other threads with a similar problem but the solutions are not working for me. I'm hoping ...
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Wordpress rewrite rules not working

I have created a plugin and i have gotten rewrite rules to work using my .htaccess file. I would like to make this work from my plugin instead to keep everything contained from within there. Im ...
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Wordpress Deadlock Error

I see more of this error these days in error_log. I see that someone asked this question here a year ago but no solution. Please advise what is causing this issue. Already, tried deactivating some ...
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What to do after a wrong RewriteRule?

I have A Wordpress MU and following this answer I changed my root .htaccess placing this before the Wordpress loop RewriteRule / /subfolder [R=301,L] trying to have a different homepage. It didn't ...
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Have a WordPress page with same title as custom post type “front” slug

I have a custom post type djs and a custom taxonomy city with two terms: boston and nyc. So a DJ can either be tagged as Boston or NYC. DJ profiles (a single djs post) are located at ...
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Rewrite rule for page with plugin shortcode

I created a plugin to display a list of real estate properties on a page. The list is embedded into a custom page as a shortcode: [real_estate_list status="1"] The list is loaded from an external ...
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Rewrite rules ignored

Why are my rewrite rules being ignored by WordPress? I've got the following rule added: news/([0-9]{4})/?$ archive-news.php?year=$matches[1] but the URL news/2015 gives a 404. Why?
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Rewrite Rules and Archives

I have a URL that looks like this http://localhost/mysite/publications/2015/ and using the Rewrite Rules Inspector plugin released by WordPress I get the following 2 matches for that URL: ...
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Pagination for custom post types - url rewriting

I'm working with custom post type, that I want to paginate, here's part of code, initializing custom post type: $args = array( 'labels' => $labels, 'public' ...
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Regionalised Content

Ok, so - I am working on a magazine style website that requires "regionalised" content. So for example I have: UK (Includes ALL) Manchester Brighton London I have already successfully ...
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Custom Query & Rewritten URL Pagination 404

I have a custom search results page that has the url "/mysearch/location/SUBMITTED DATA/" which works perfectly fine. However I'm now trying to get my pagination working on that page so the URL will ...
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htaccess rewrite conflict with wordpress rules and ssl

this one has me buggered- I have the below htaccess rule to redirect ssl to non-ssl pages. this works fine, except I'd like to exclude certain wordpress requests from this rule- for example, ...
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How to change “attachment_id” in attachment permarlink?

I changed attachment permalink by add_filter('attachment_link','my_media_url'); from http://domain.com/?attachment_id=123 to: http://domain.com/?media=123 The change is successful. But, with the ...
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Rewritten URL not loading WordPress environment

I have a page that I am sending users directly to so I can serve them a PDF dynamically created using the FPDF library. Since I'm sending them directly to the file which generates the PDF, I'm ...
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Wordpress Prevent 404 on missing custom post

The thing I am trying to achieve is to get data from a third party data source and display each piece of information as if it was a "post" in a WP theme. Now, the WP theme intrinsically works with ...
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CPT Rewrite Rules by date

I'm having issues with date categorized posts for my CPT. I have permalinks not on the default. I created a CPT with register_post_type and setup rewrite rule as follows. 'rewrite' => array( ...
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htaccess doesn't cache my latest news when logout

To speed up my website i'm using w3 total cache and some htaccess . . . it works just amazingly ! Otherwise, big problem, I have on my homepage the latest news being display, when I'm login, it ...
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Stop WordPress from redirecting ?p= in custom rewrite rule to slug of page

I've written a custom rewrite rule, which should rewrite a specific case of a taxonomy url to serve a page. The rule is as follows: add_rewrite_tag('%tax_slug%', '([^&]+)'); ...
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Rewrite slug of custom post type to include post-id

My current permalink setting is /%postname%/%post_id%/. Would like to use the same with CPT. Currently the URL looks as site.com/questions/title/ Would like to get post id at the end of the url on ...
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rewrite rules hierarchical

I want that my WordPress follow this rules: /productes/ a page with all products /productes/[category]/ a taxonomy-page with all products of the category /productes/[category]/[subcategory]/ a ...