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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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 http://...
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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 = ...
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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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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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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 functions....
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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: example.com//resources/articles/page/...
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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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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 index.php?...
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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: /news/%...
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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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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 /nyc-wedding-dj/...
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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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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%', '([^&]+)'); add_rewrite_rule('...
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Single Redirection Rule for Pages and Archive links

I am trying to find pretty URL solution for url parameters. Consider this url set http://example.com?token=foo http://example.com/pagename?token=foo http://example.com/parent/childpage?token=foo ...
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Custom taxonomy Rewrite Rule

I want my taxonomy url to be like this: site.com/page/taxonomy_term How will I be able to achieve this? I have written a wordpress rewrite rule code in my functions.php like this: function ...
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Added incorrect rewrite rule now getting an error

I have made a mistake using add_rewrite_rule() function and now my site is throwing a 500 "internal server error" normally I would just edit/fix the issue in my .htaccess but since this is not how ...
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add_rewrite_rule isnt working, not getting added to rules array, why?

I'm trying to add a new rewrite rule but it doesn't seem to be getting added to the array and it certainly isn't working. I'm trying to get this URL, dult.dev/lists/games/destiny, to take me from a ...
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How can I map a specific URL pattern to a plugin for processing

I want to send traffic of a specific URL pattern to be processed by my plugin. Based on that pattern, I will pull some custom post type information from WP, gather external info via JSON, aggregate it,...
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Capturing /page-name/[0-99999] in both template and number

Apologies if this has been answered already - I have singularly failed to word my question in a way that Google can help. I'm trying to create a page that acts as a base URL for a range of items with ...
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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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How to reliably flush rewrite rules on multisite?

Let's say you have a plugin which need to flush rewrite rules. You do it all properly with activation hook and adding flush late, so everything is smooth and compatible. And then one fine day someone ...