A few lowercase words separated by dashes, describing a post and usually derived from the post title to create a user-friendly (that is readable and without confusing characters) permalink. Post slug substitutes the `%posttitle%` placeholder in a custom permalink structure. Post slug should not be ...

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Remove custom taxonomy base slug or not, what is the industry standard?

I have been working on a Wordpress theme for over 6 months now. My plan is to release it as a free theme and then possibly add more features and sell it as a premium theme. I am very experienced with ...
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Filtering elements by taxonomy slug

In my theme's article page (single.php) I have the following code filtering a div to be shown only on certain category: <?php $categoria_post = the_category_id($categoria_post); if ($...
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How to add dot(“.”) in post slug

How to add dot(.) in post slugs? In our blog, we are writing about websites and would like to use their exact address as slug like this: ourdomain.com/example1.com But dots are either removed when ...
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mysterious issue with stop words in urls not working - how can I restore multiple url access?

I have a site that until recently, you could access a url of a post on the site with or without certain "stop words". Now though for some mysterious reason that doesn't work. So to clarify, the ...
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Edit page slug after save, cause 404 by linked pages

I have two page bar page at url: http://www.example.com/bar/ foo page at url: http://www.example.com/foo/ bar page link to foo page in content, eg.: <a href="http://www.example.com/foo/">...
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How does wordpress keep track of post id when post id is not used in permalinks?

There are few sites i have seen which does not use post id in their permalink structure. becuase of this their url becomes., http://example.com/example-content/ so what happens when user adds new ...
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Facebook-like user profile urls

I have already implemented custom user profile pages accessible by http://example.com/profile/user-defined-slug This is relatively simple by wp url rewritting filters. Now I need to implement the ...
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Change settings of get_post_type_object

I've a theme with a plugin provided by theme developer for manage portfolios section. This plugin create a custom post type with this code: // Portfolio post type register_post_type('...
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How to get posts by multiple post slugs? [duplicate]

i am trying to get posts by multiple posts slugs, i can do this by passing post ids but I do not want to pass post ids i am looking for posts slug Here is my code $option = array( 'posts_per_page' =...
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How to get a post's content? [closed]

I'd like to known what is the best solution for getting a sepecific post's content. By slug, tag, id or category ? Or template assigned to this post ? I don't like the way to find this post by its id ...
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Wordpress using get_term to retreive slug not working as expected

Im using the below code to try and get the slug for the current category and the parent category. Ive managed to get as far as getting the currently cat slug but the parent displays in readable text ...
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What user roles should have wp_unique_post_slug_is_bad_flat_slug filter applied?

I have a plugin where I need to reserve some slugs so I am using the filters wp_unique_post_slug_is_bad_flat_slug and wp_unique_post_slug_is_bad_hierarchical_slug. I apply them like this on my plugin ...
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Issues with custom taxonomy

Having issue with url structure and pagination for custom post type and custom taxonomies. We have the category page of custom taxonomy working on first page but on others it gives error. Example of ...
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Can we have same term slug in different taxonomies?

I am having problem when creating term with same slug in different taxonomies. I researched that Unique key is removed from slug in wp_terms table, so i am getting problem to figure out that why i am ...
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Creating plugin for changing slug

I need help about creating plugin for rewriting slug. When you enter you post name or page name wordpress is creating slug. So I want to make some modification. I don't know how to make changes in DB ...
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Remove CPT slug in multisite installation

I would like to remove the custom post type slug from the site url. Searched hours for a solution. Didn't find a working one and can't resolve it on my own. It is a domain-based multisite installation....
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How to occupy Wordpress slug [duplicate]

I'm wondering how to occupy a certain slug to prevent it from being used by my users. I want to make a custom redirect to redirect the users to my login page. So the url could be subdomain.mysite....
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Force/Limit the post/page slug to accept only url friendly characters

Is there a way to overwrite WP slug validation function to only accept basic characters ([A-Z0-9-]) as I want to avoid the long encoded permlink. Thanks.
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How to add an attribute data-slug = “$specfic_page_slug” in WordPress menu item?

I want to add custom attribute in WordPress menu item which has specific page slug. like this - <li class="menu-item menu-item-type-post_type menu-item-object-page menu-item-101" id="menu-item-...
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Change user slug in Buddypress

I am creating a site with Buddypress. Everything is going good so far but default member slug for buddypress is domain.com/members/abc. I want that it as domain.com/abc like facebook and twitter. Any ...
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Replace Wordpress %postname% suffix with %postid%?

I run a news site and there's a Wordpress permalink issue that I have been wondering. Now, Wordpress will add an incremental numeric suffix to duplicate %postname% regardless of the directory ...
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Getting a 404 on single custom post type page when using rewrite on a custom taxonomy

I am getting a 404 on my single custom post types whilst using the 'rewrite' option in the custom taxonomy. If I take the rewrite out the single page works but the custom taxonomy archive then 404's ...
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Custom Post Type for Shortcode Use - Prevent it display as a post (with slug)

I've developed a series of plugins which can display categorised custom post types via shortcodes, along the lines of: [myshortcode myshortcodegroup="groupname"] This works just fine, however, I ...
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Custom post template for custom post type

I created a custom type post: add_action('init', 'crea_prodotti'); function crea_prodotti() { $labels = array( 'name' => __('Prodotti'), 'singular_name' =&...
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How to auto update post title and slug with category name when post status is updated

I need to auto update post title and slug with category name every time when post status is updated. Some function like this but with the correct code.... add_filter('wp_insert_post_data','...
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Wordpress CPT slug and page slug conflicts

I have one page slug "new-site" also i have another custom post type with same slug "new-site" while i browse site http://example.com/new-site then it directally goes to archive page and show all the ...
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Auto update post title and slug when post status is changed

I need help. Thanks in advance. I need a function that update post title and slug with some default title + current date when post status is updated from draft to published. I use this one to update ...
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How do I get the category URL from get_the_category?

My loop below shows the latest 4 posts from the same category as the post currently being viewed. Its located within single.php. I'm trying to get the URL of that same category so I can link back to ...
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Wordpress Site Architecture Question

I have a multi site called 'quotes' the url of which looks like example.com/quotes/. I have some quotes under them like example.com/quotes/this-is-a-quote.html. I have some authors like example.com/...
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pass user id in slug and get user information

I have user id and I am getting all information using user id on page with slug. When I pass the user id in slug then I am not getting user information on page. For example I have www.mysite.com/...
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After I changed the slug of a custom post type, the single page returns 404

I created a custom post type using types plugin the post type has ad as slug, but now need to change it to card, and I edited the slug field in the types panel. the thing is that new urls return 404.....
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How to generate slugs?

I have the following situation. I accidentally updated post_name column in wp_posts tables for all rows. Now I need to update those back somehow. I have researched that WP uses this function to ...
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Woocommerce get the Archive/Category slug of the current category page

I want to get the slug of the current archive page. I have a slider where I want to echo the products that are in this category. After hours this is all I have and it doesn't work... <?php if ( ...
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How to make draft posts or posts in review accessible via full url / slug?

I am running a website with WordPress 4.2 and have changed the way draft posts or posts in review status are displayed to non logged in users (these posts are, too, visible to anyone who visits the ...
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Can I override the permalink/slug on creation

I have a plugin that imports data from an external API, creates a 'Product' Custom Post type ( or updates an existing one ) and then adds all the meta data. Every time we update the product from the ...
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Editors change a permalink on an unpublished post, but only admins change a permalink on a post that has ever been published?

Is it possible to have the Editors to change a permalink on an unpublished post, but only admins change a permalink on a post that has ever been published? I can hide the button for non admin but I ...
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How to create URL for Pages/Posts

I am not able to create a URL in WordPress like: www.example.com/lp/time-cost/free-trial When I add this URL, it's automatically changes to: wwww.example.com/lptime-costfree-trial Why are the ...
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Change slug on post creation

I currently use Post name for the permalink structure. I want to add text from a field at the end of the permalink. Is there any hook for the permalink creation when a Post is published? In my case, ...
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How to add id to custom post type taxonomy term slug?

For example, if custom post type taxonomy is "cpt-category" and term is "cpt-term-11", I would like to show and link like this(*123 is term id) /cpt-category/123/ instead of /cpt-category/cpt-term-...
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URL rewrites with two post types

I have two post types: car and parts. Now I would like to be able to rewrite the url slug for parts bit differently. Right now it is like this: mydomain.com/parts/some-part-post-slug And for cars it ...
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Removed custom post type slug but not working for child pages

There are many discussions going about to handle child pages for custom post types were the custom post type slug has been removed. This results into an 404 because Wordpress can't match a valid regex....
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What function removes apostrophes when making a slug?

I am trying to convert a post title to a slug. I used sanitize_title_with_dashes, thinking that's what WordPress uses. However, if my post title has an apostrophe in it, sanitize_title_with_dashes ...
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post_name is not stored until post is published… where should I store my slug until it goes live then?

important try as normal contributor user, not as admin see here I actually have it reproduced. Seems like a bug to me but whatever. I want users to choose their slug. Well, as you cannot store ...
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Hide category name using mod_rewrite

I have a website with at least 3 categories. I have set one of them as the default category. Next step was that I need to have the category slug of the default category to be hidden from the URL slug,...
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Two taxonomy terms with the same slug

I have 2 custom taxonomy: Phones and Tablets. I want both of them as with rewrite slug price. It is ok. But When I add the terms with the same name to them it cause an error in archive page. For ...
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Wrong slug on blog page

<?php global $post; $post_slug=$post->post_name; ?> This code is used after <head> and before <body> and is supposed to get current page's slug. It works great, however ...
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Is 'pm' used by core?

We've a private messaging system that uses the page slug pm. It lists messages. Recently, we noticed that pagination stopped working on this page. So going to page 2 gives a page not found error. ...
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How can I make sure attachment pages require a base url?

If I upload an image with the filename 8.jpg then the permalink becomes http://www.example.com/8 -- which I really don't want. How can I make attachments use their mime type as a base for the url? ...
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What is wp_insert_term “alias_of” arg for?

I currently put my hands into WP taxonomy and terms to find solutions for my project. I knew that it's not possible to have same terms slug when creating a term with wp_insert_term in one Custom ...
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WP-API custom post types request by slug

How to get post by slug in wp-api for custom types, I've been extending the api and I can fetch all posts of my custom type but I would like to get the items by slug. I see in documentation that I ...