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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Using category slug in add_rewrite rule

I'm using this function ro rewrite URLs: function archive_rewrite_rules(){ add_rewrite_rule( 'inspiracao/([^/]*)/([0-9]{4})/?$', ...
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Rewrite URL in address bar for a specific page [closed]

My client has purchased a new "vanity" domain name that they want to use to forward peoplle to a specific page I've set up on their wordpress site. I've set up web forwarding on the new domain so ...
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Rewrite rules with htpasswd doesn't work

I am trying to set a password for my wp-login.php page using .htpasswds, it works without adding wordpress rewriting rules <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteRule ...
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rewrite taxonomy-{taxonomy}-{term}.php terms

I try to figure out a rewrite problem, that is a somewhat over my head, so i ask here to find out what i can do. I use this two solutions from Jeff 1 and Milo 2, to get a full-path url for my custom ...
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How do I turn off the blog and archives?

Is there a fixed set of htaccess rewrite rules I can use to "turn off" everything blogging related? It's not enough to just not show the links in the menu, I want to completely hide everything ...
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Rewrite rule page url with category

I have enabled the category box for pages with this: // Add to the admin_init hook of your theme functions.php file add_action( 'admin_init', 'page_categories' ); function page_categories() { // ...
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rewire rule for custom taxonomy of custom post type

So I have spent almost a week trying to solve this problem, I have a custom post type called Product with a custom taxonomy called Category. What I want is be able to list all products in a category ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...