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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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%', '([^&]+)'); ...
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URL Structure for Custom Page Type with Custom Taxonomy

There are a number of questions here that are similar to what I'm trying to do, but none seem to answer what I'm looking for. I have a custom post type with a rewrite like: 'rewrite' => array( ...
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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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WordPress Rewrite/Query Var .. ignore a word?

I have created an 'event listing' area on my WP website, it uses rewriting and a query var to dynamically load the event 'slug' as a variable so that I can add pages on the fly. However it has broken ...
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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 ...
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add_rewrite_rule working for posts but not for pagination

I have used add_rewrite_rule to change my urls please check the code below. add_rewrite_rule( '(.+?)/([^/]+)/?$', 'index.php?category_name=$matches[1]&name=$matches[2]&is_play=1', ...
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WordPress render's 404 for known rewrite rule

I have defined rewrite rule for my hieratical custom post type. remove_filter('template_redirect', 'redirect_canonical'); function add_artists_query_vars($aVars) { $aVars[] = "work_index"; ...
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URL Rewrite Rules & Get Method

I have three dropdowns on my blog which allows you to filter by custom taxonomies. I'm using the following function to create the dropdowns: function get_terms_dropdown_risk_category($taxonomies, ...
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Get custom pretty-permalinks working with 3rd party API querystrings?

Edited to remove any reference to 3rd party API stuff: I have /%category%/%title%/ as my permalink structure. I have a page which uses a couple of querystring variables: ...
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Changing default slug of post to the post id

Is it possible to change the default slug from the post title to a number? For example, the current url to a blog post would be: baseurl/blog/the-title-of-the-post Lets say the id of the post is ...
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WP Rewrite - some rewrite rules are ignored and instead a redirect is served

I am trying to allow any URI that's prefixed with pf/ to show a page without redirection. I do this by filtering rewrite_rules_array and simply duplicating the rules with a pf/ prefix public function ...
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Wordpress add_rewrite_rule with priority

I'm working on a Wordpress website which shows companies in a city. The URL's are like www.address.com/new-york/. I've created a rewrite rule for this and it works but now i'm not able to visit any ...
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Need help with rewrite for an archive page under a specific category

I have two CPTs, cartoon-series and episodes. I have one taxonomy, cartoon-series which is used to link the two CPTs together (long story - other threads for a complex issue). I have rewrites that ...
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Need help with complex custom post type setup

I have three custom post types: cartoon-series, episodes, and special-features. Right now I have cartoon-series posts set to be post-parents of episodes and special-features posts. That's the only ...
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Custom Post Type won't Register

I'm hoping one of you WP gurus can spot what I am missing. I have a CPT that won't register for some reason. It' virtually identical to another CPT that is registered just fine. I have a custom post ...
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Pass tax_query variables in URL

I'm trying to create some URLs rewrite for my site, but now I'm stuck. I have this structure in my permalinks: example.com/%custom-type%/%category%/%postname% The full URL is already working: ...
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Rewrite for custom type and custom taxonomy

Hello I created a custom post type using the Types Plugin, this custom type has the slug menu, and my permalink structure looks like that: example.com/%custom-type%/%category%/%postname% ...
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Custom rewrite rule returns post instead of (start)page

I need a custom rewrite rule so that /a/b/c/d/123 points to the startpage because my own plugin on the startpage needs those parameters from the URL. / I was able to accomplish most of ...
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Rewriting top level URL to point to custom taxonomy in addition to pages and categories

I need the top level URL on a blog to point to custom taxonomy, in addition to categories and pages which are the default. For example, currently if a visitor goes to example.com/entertainment, ...
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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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Wordpress Custom post type single page 404 error

I have a wordpress website where I am using custom post types. I have an error on all single custom post type pages of one of the custom post type called products registered as portfolio. If I refresh ...
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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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How to prefix all rewrite rules in wordpress?

I want to prefix all permalinks in wordpress, and get this value from query_args. For example http://wp.dev/sample-page transform in http://wp.dev/en/sample-page. I want for all permalink, for page ...
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RewriteRule directive not working without [P] flag

I need to rewrite some URL's, but I ran into strange problem. For some reason RewriteRule directive only works if I use proxy flag, for example: RewriteRule ^foo$ /www_dev/test/page2-2/ [P] works as ...
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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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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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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 ...