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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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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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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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 ...
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Custom post type empty slug breaks permalinks for pages

In attempt to avoid posting a ticket to essentially reopen #15082 I'm posing here first. I have been vigorously dealing with this CPT permalink rewrite for countless hours now. After a 3am kinda night ...
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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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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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wrong template for page of archive

I am trying to add pagination to the archiveof my custom post type. Right now it is structured by year & month and I want to add pagination and I fail miserably. So its like this: <!-- ...
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Prevent guessing slug

I have the following rewrite rule function add_rewrite_rules($rules) { $new_rules = array( 'buscador-latte/(.*)/?$' => 'index.php?page_id=866&search_parameters=$matches[1]', ); ...
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Rewriting base name Taxonomy same Post Type

I have a Custom post type called "events" and taxonomy called "cat-events". I'd like this structure: website.com/events/ website.com/events/post-name (es: website.com/events/the-best-musical-2014) ...
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Custom Post Type rewrite permalink

I am trying to rewrite permalinks for my custom post type. The structure I look is: /%custom_post_type%/%custom_taxonomy%/%date%/%postname% Any ideas how can I achieve that?
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Rewrite Rule To Own File

Is it possible to add a rewrite rule to redirect to a page other than index.php? For example: add_rewrite_rule('([^/]*)/preview/?','preview.php?page_title=$matches[1]','top'); The above code only ...
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Rewrite rule for path of favicon.ico ( Add_rewrite_rule function possible ? )

Hi Wordpress developers ! I'm wondering, is it possible to make by PHP and power of Wordpress following: If user access http://localhost/favicon.ico, is it possible to make show user data from ...
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Wordpress internally rewrite rule challenge

Questions 1: I work on wordpress website for a client. But the client like to have a deep level url structure. The custom post type can be from level 1 to unlimited levels in the url structure. ...
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htaccess url rewrite within WP installation

I want to use one of my subdomains to rewrite urls and finally forward to an origin extern domain. Example: goto.mydomain.com/1saKCA3 -> externdomain.com/1saKCA3 I already tried to implement the ...
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Creating custom rewrite rules for site sections

I have a WordPress site with several custom post types. I would like to group them by a URL prefix. Maybe something like this: www.example.com/ prefix_one/ post_type_one/ ...
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Best way to redirect site in subdirectory to root?

I have a WP 4.0 site that has been installed at: mydomain.com/site It's been there for many years, so there are lots of links from around the web pointing to it. As part of an overhaul I am doing, ...
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How does WP determine the difference between a post and a page url

I'm trying to mimic WP routing in a javascript plugin. I've successfully imported the rewrite rules and am applying them to the browser location. But I can't seem to parse the difference between a ...
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SOLVED - Rewrite of custom taxonomy displayed on a page

I have a custom taxonomy "product-category". All parent terms are displayed and linked on a page myurl.com/directory/ with some custom code. Example link: /directory/accessories This gives me a 404, ...
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Can someone explain the function of the third parameter of “add_rewrite_tag”

Can you please explain the third function parameter queryreplace of add_rewrite_tag. Explanation with code examples will be much appreciated. UPDATE i wrote this code below to make a page with slug ...
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How can I set up a secondary permalink structure?

So I have a situation on a site where I need multiple permalink structures. Now, I already know what you're going to say because literally every Google and SX result I've looked through says the same ...
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Difference between flush_rewrite_rules() and Settings > Permalinks

The issue I'm currently having is that I have 404 errors on all of my pages besides the home page. I can recreate this when I import and overwrite the WordPress database. Sometimes it happens after ...
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Rewrite rule not passing variable

I have the following code in my functions.php file, and it simply will not work to return the value passed via the URL. This is the code below: function custom_url_source() { ...
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Custom Endpoint For Custom Post Type from Child Theme

I'm working with a child theme. Main theme has a custom post type called "Place". I need to change that into "Location". However, I changed all levels using wp_post_types object. Now I need to change ...
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Flush rewrite rules on option update with Settings API

I'm working on some plugin where I need to enable custom URL rewrites. I want to enable editing of custom URL through Settings API, so basically I did everything that's needed to validate and update ...
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permalink problem in my .htaccess page

Please give me a suggestion for my question. when we set permalink in our site then the .htaccess code is RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - [L] RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f RewriteCond ...
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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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Change the custom post type permalink

I have projects category in my theme ( custom post type ). my link goes like this http://shaowtriger.com/project/naim/ my required link is http://shaowtriger.com/brands/naim/ I also ...
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I want to add one extra field to my URLs, I'm using Rewrite functions but it doesn't work

I think my question isn't in the right way, I just ask it. I want this routings for my wordpress site (for example in Custom PostType Archive page): example.com/VALUE => ...
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Add_rewrite_rule doesn't seem to work?

I am trying to get my two custom post types to work properly. Let's say the two Custom Post Types (CPT) are books and reviews. now i like mydomain.com/books/the-great-gatsby/reviews/33 to show ...
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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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Why won't this rewrite rule work?

Here's the setup. I have a custom post type 'Businesses'. I have a custom taxonomy 'Display Category'. And I have a second custom taxonomy 'Filters' Both taxonomies are set to work with the custom ...
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Where to hook to bypass instantiating WP_Query?

I'm a bit stalled in a plugin creation, as I do not find a way to elegantly hook things up. A strip down version of my problem is the following: Boot Wordpress completely (core and plugins) Detect ...
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Disable RewriteRules for all plugins and WP programmatically

I want to be able to disable all RewriteRules that WordPress and the plugins use for one page. Is that possible? Basically disable it all when page_id==X.
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fixing permalink structure

I am having trouble with my permalink structure of my site. I have a custom post type and custom taxonomy for that post type. These are both made within PODS if that makes a difference. For whatever ...
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remove base slug from hierarchical custom post type

I've tried various methods posted here and on stackoverflow and none of them work unfortunately. My CPT is "service_locations" and by default has this structure for main pages: ...
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Complicated site setup; previews not working

I have a site which is hosted on a linux box (blog.example.com). I have a main site which is on a separate windows IIS box using the domain www.example.com. I have an IIS rewrite rule which rewrites ...
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Permalinks, Rewrites, Get Variables, Oh My!

Ok, so I know it's a silly title, but it's exactly how I feel right now.. I've created some custom rewrites for WordPress and they work great, the only problem is that now I need to add pagination. ...
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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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404 when using pagination in a category

I always struggle with pagination in wordpress. I really wish that was a definitive guide to wordpress rewrite rules. I have a site setup this way: permalink custom structure: ...
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How to Combine Two Custom Post Types into Single Permalink Structure

The website uses - A) A hierarcical Custom Post Type "Destination" to support the following structure, so each tier of the hierarchy could have its own unique destination guide: Territory - ...
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How do I reset a rewrite?

I made a mistake in writing a previous rewrite in .htaccess. How do I reset it? My home_url = http://basicsourcemassage.ca/bsmassage My site_url = domain name All pages work fine except for the ...
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how to change some of the rules in the database

I need to add a rewrite rule for a WP page. I noticed that the rule is already part of the existing set, but apparently it is not correct. With the hope some internal mechanism would have replaced ...
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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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Font Page overrides rewrites

I have a custom rewrite as follows So /shares points to a page I created with a slug images which uses a custom query variable named h626_page. My problem is I want to set the images page as ...
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Rewrite for page with a possible unknown parent page

I am trying to add a wp rewrite for my plugin that allows users to include a shortcode on a page that will then display a calendar. This calendar then requires url params in order to navigate the ...