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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How to change ?lang=cn into /cn/

I'm trying to add languages to my wordpress driven website and i installed xili-languages plugin. Unfortunately it uses lang param to differentiate between languages and i rather have seen something ...
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Change custom post type slug from plugin options

I'd like to give users the option to change a custom post type slug in my plugin. Using this answer, I'm able to hardcode it into a function: Redeclare/Change Slug of a Plugin's Custom Post Type ...
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Remove parent slug for child pages

I'm looking for a plugin/custom function that removes the parent slug of a child's page permalink. Something that automatically changes the permalink for child pages. Example: ...
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Post/page without slug

I have posts that are full posts with page content and images, etc. Then I have potential future posts, which I still want to list on my category pages, but that do not have content yet and do not ...
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Different Slugs depending on last page

is it possible to configure WordPress on some way that if i have a portfolio Item ( from my theme ) which will be opened from 2 different pages and w/o an URL jump so that www.xyz.com/brands/example ...
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Make slug as ID Number for custom post types

I want to make the slug for each of my custom post types to be the post ID number. How do I do this? None of my posts accept post title, content, or anything else - they require different data which ...
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Register slug capitalized in url directs to separate page

I'm designing a theme in Wamp using the underscore theme. I also have buddypress enabled. I've been working on a custom registration page under localhost/testsite/register/ but I had cap locks on when ...
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Regenerate slugs from title of posts

is it possible to regenerate the slugs programmatically after changing the titles of the post? The girl that updated the title of more than 200 posts just "forgot" to update the slug too, so i was ...
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Where is the old post permalink slug stored?

I published an article with permalink slug: http://domain.com/writing Then after publishing, I changed the permalink slug to writing-lorem. Now, whenever I visit /writing, it redirects to ...
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How to get category slug link? ( include parent categories)

for example, if main category slug is cars; sub-category slug is: Ford; how to get the permalink of Ford, including its parent categories' slug? ( get_category_link() returns mysite.com/?cat=19 type ...
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Slugs as breadcrumbs for Pages

I´m trying to create a function that creates a breadcrumb trail of Page slugs outside of The Loop. These breadcrumbs show the path from the homepage to the current (sub)page. For example, on the ...
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Custom Post Types, slug, archive and SEO plugins

I made a custom post type called "friends". I am able to correctly list my friends using this urls: http://mysite/friends/friend1/ http://mysite/friends/friend2/ http://mysite/friends/friend3/ ...
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List child pages by slug not ID?

I am looking to use the wp_list_pages function to show children pages of a specific page ID. I was able to do this easily, but now I found an issue with it. I am running a Wordpress network of sites ...
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Removing Metabox for “Slug” without removing functionality

Here is an interesting question. I have recently noticed that if you utilize the code remove_meta_box('slugdiv', 'post', 'normal'); you are actually unable to modify the slug when you click on ...
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wp_nav_menu use #<slug> instead of permalinks

I need help modifying the wp_nav_menu arguments so that it can generate a menu which has # instead of permalinks.. I know I can add custom link menu items, but I want the menu to be more dynamic .. ...
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Wordpress 3.8.1 Multisite blog slug problem

Just installed Wordpress 3.8.1 multisite but can't remove the /blog/ slug. I've tried all suggestions for older versions of Wordpress (including the solutions to the question posted on this site 6 ...
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Show Subpage in Author Slug Address

I changed author slug to "profile" then i created a page named "profile" and a subpage named "edit" for showing profile editing page. Now profile edit page link is "mysite.com/profile/edit" but ...
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How to allow Custom Post Type slug conflicts?

Okay so I've done a fair bit of searching through Google before posting this and there's a tonne of questions/answers on this topic but none that resolved the issue specifically. Let's say I'm making ...
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Getting the slug into a variable, how to echo that variable

The page slug for each of our wordpress articles is a unique set of seven digits, and we are using that string of numbers as the page slug. In trying to learn how to customize our site even further, ...
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Add category slug as class attribute in a link array

This incredible website and the genius developers here have helped me significantly in the course of my WP Dev over the years, firstly THANK YOU. I am now faced with a problem that I have been trying ...
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Adding special characters to slug?

Is it possible to prevent WP from stripping out certain characters when customizing a URL? For example, affiliate ids usually have something like ?id=something. Customizing a content's slug with ...
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Is there a way to remove the option to modify the Slug in post.php

I am trying to remove the option to edit the Permalink. I know how to hide it with CSS and I have. But a hacker could simply just go to Inspect Element and change display: none; to display: block; ...
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107 views

Rewrite category slug

I have some categories like so: /europe/postname /usa/postname For various reasons I would like to rewrite these to be: /news/view/postname I've tried a few re-direct plugins but not had any ...
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How to print partial URL after #? [closed]

In WordPress, is it possible to retrieve the part of the URL after a #? I'm trying echo the_slug(); but it's showing front slug. But I want after #tag For example: I'm searching and land on this ...
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Relationship with 2 custom post types

i want to relation to custom post types. I register post types with this code add_action('init', function(){ $args = array( 'public' => true, 'query_var' => true, ...
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Costum post type with costum (sub)taxonomy

This question is probably asked before but my language not being natively english i cant really find the answer: I got a custom post type: products and custom (hierarchy) taxonomy: collection in the ...
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Add menu and submenu in admin with a URL instead of slug?

I use this function and hook: function mysite_admin_menu() { add_menu_page( 'Categories', 'Catégories', 'administrator', 'categories', 'a_function' ); add_submenu_page( 'categories', 'Manage', ...
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Remove taxonomy slug when not assigning taxonomy with custom post types

I have created a custom post type plugin that when the user assigns the post to a taxonomy (termed 'classification' in the site), it is added to the url slug. So basically it renders: ...
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Custom post type's slug gets wrong when adding a custom meta box

I'm trying for hours now to find the error moving back and forth. I have a custom post type. Everything works fine until I add my custom meta box. Now suddenly the slug gets the title of one of ...
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Custom Slug for a custom post type and default post

It's now several hours that I am trying to get this done without finding a proper solution. WHAT I WANT TO ACHIEVE I'd like WP to use the following URL structure: 1) Posts -> ...
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Remove Custom Taxonomy Slug only without removing Custom post type slug in permalinks

I have a problem currently that is related to permalinks. I have a custom Post type "workshop" and two taxonomies named "manufacturer" and "models". What i want to get and tried is this URL pattern. ...
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28 views

How to remove the category from post slug

I want to remove the category from post slug, for example a post slug like "http://my_site.com/uncategorized/hello-world/" would become "http://my_site.com/hello-world/". My search only gives ...
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190 views

Slug Formatting : Acceptable Characters?

I have done a lot of googling on this so I sincerely apologize if there is a codex entry for this but for the life of me I can not find a hard and fast rule about what characters are acceptable in a ...
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Why doesn't 'continue' work in page?

OK, so I'm working with a template (I have contacted the developer and they were of no help, so I'm modifying the template page as needed). The template displays portfolio items, using the following ...
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How to change the Author Slug from Username to Nickname and deal with Special Characters

I need to change the author slug from username to nickname: This is what is set by default: http://domain.tld/author/(username) This is what I need: http://domain.tld/author/(nickname)-(author-ID) ...
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322 views

Remove Slug from Custom Post Type

I was wondering how i can remove the prefix from the slugs of custom post types using htaccess rules or any other appropriate method. Currently my custom post types look like this: ...
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Use category base slug in posts' permalink

The Goal I would like to format my permalinks as follows: for posts: somePrefix/%category%/%postname% for categories: somePrefix/%category% Where somePrefix is the same in both cases. I know ...
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679 views

Pagination for category slug returns 404 when page >= 2

I have a custom type and the slug is: 'rewrite' => array('slug' => 'blog/%blogs_tax%'), And after register_post_type() I have a function to rewrite the slug variable. I works fine, but I ...
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Remove permalink for custom post type

I have multiple custom post types and custom taxonomies, "staff", "games", which have the permalinks: domain.com/staff/%staff-name% domain.com/games/%game-name% However, I'm only using these custom ...
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Change custom post type slug from URL

I have two pages showing portfolio posts, one of them shows the posts with parent category 'products', and the other one the posts with parent category 'projects'. The problem is that, the url inside ...
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1answer
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Category slug not showing for Custom Post Type

I have a Custom Post Type called 'shows' which makes use of the default Wordpress Category function. I can see my 'shows' posts on /category/%postname% URL's, but when I post the URL the slug looks ...
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2k views

How to check if a slug exists?

I have a arbitrary string and want to check if a post with that slug string exists in the site. I tried to find a way to list all slugs, but can't find such a thing. Thanks
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Get menu item slug

I use custom menus and I’d like to get the menu item slugs. Is that possible? // Get the nav menu based on $menu_name (same as 'theme_location' or 'menu' arg to wp_nav_menu) // This code based on ...
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post type slug vs page slug

I having and issue with my permalinks, I wonder if someone has solved this. Basically I have a page named videos and also a post-type name videos, so I try to access to /videos I doesnt not display ...
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Wordpress Tags in class

I have added tags to my Custom Post Type. Now I want to use them to create a isotope portfolio, I can load all tags with this code: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'portfolio', ...
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sort by name (slug) custom post type

What's wrong in this query ? the sortby=name doesn't change anything. $the_query = 'posts_per_page=-1&sortby=name&order=ASC&post_type=mycustom&custom_cat=mycat'; // query is made ...
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Custom Post Type archive-{post-type}.php not working

My permalink is set to a custom structure: /blog/%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname%/ I have a custom post type we'll call "post-type". I also have an archive page named archive-post-type.php ...
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Slug Taken, Cant Find Which Page

I'm working on a friends site and I am attempting to update the slug example.com/blah but when I update the slug/url to /blah and click ok it updates it to /blah-2. This means that there is an ...
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Use the same slug for posts in different post types

I have 2 post types in my WordPress theme-- one is destination and the other is gallery. Both post types have a post with the title "Bagan". My problem is that I am unable to create the same ...
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Rename “Portfolio” slug?

I have a WordPress theme that I am working with called "Forte". Yes, it is a premium theme. I have reached out to the developer but apparently he doesn't really want to help in this situation. Well I ...