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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 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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wp_insert_post - How do I prevent incremental numbers on child pages?

I'm using wp_insert_post to dynamically generate child pages for a given page using a predefined array of values. The goal is to give each child page the same slug. For example, clicking "Generate ...
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Get ID of child from child slug, while knowing parent ID

I have a hierarchy that I need to get data from. It's the child (by slug name) that I need to get while already having knowledge of the parents. Highest Known Parent Page (slug : 'parent') |_ Child 1 ...
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Later change of taxonomy slug base not changing permalink

When defining a taxonomy I successfully set the slug base for it as well, all via functions.php. However, any change on the slug’s base (via editing functions.php again) is being recognised, i.e. it ...
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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" ...
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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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How to retrieve the slug of current page?

I am trying to retrieve the slug of the current wordpress page outside the loop. The title of the page returns with wp_title () but how can I get the slug? <li><a ...
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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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WooCommerce duplicate sub categories and product slugs

I'm building a website that allows you to hire or buy a product. I've set up the following product categories in WooCommerce: Hire Buy Is it possible to have the same sub-category slug under each ...
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How to generate random numeric slugs for a custom post type?

I have this PHP code to generate a random numeric string: function generateRandomString($length = 12) { global $generatedStrings; $characters = '0123456789'; $randomString = ''; for ...
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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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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.... ...
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Remove slug from custom post type post URLs

It seems that all web resources based on the subject of removing a custom post type slug ie yourdomain.com/CPT-SLUG/post-name are now very outdated solutions often referencing pre WP version 3.5 ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Force post slug to be auto generated from title on save

I'm running a property site where many properties are sold in apartment blocks. Because of this what the content editors do is create a post/property with all the details and then use a duplicate ...
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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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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 get Plugin Slugs?

I am trying to get the 'slug' used for each plugin installed. I have not found a good solution for this. I have created this function to get all the slugs and return them in an array. I am hoping ...
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How can I find plugins' slug?

I'm wondering how can I find plugins' slug (slug = internal name used by WordPress to do plugin updates and to determine which plugins are currently active)? It is usually plugin's folder name but if ...
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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 ...
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403 forbidden on one page only

I can't access http://www.mysite.com.hr/biljke/ The only error i get is Forbidden You don't have permission to access /biljke/ on this server. This is regular hierarchical category for post. I ...
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Reslug a Custom Post Type

I built a plugin for wordpress with custom post types and somewhere along the line I realized that I had to rebuild the way slugs are generated. Originally, I had the cpt making default slugs like ...
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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 ...
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Bulk-change Post slugs which have a suffix

I've got a bunch of slugs that look something like this: pageA-2 pageB-2 etc. Fwiw, I think I did an import, then moved those to Trash, then did another import. Because I had Pages with an ...
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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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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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disable permalink on custom post type

I have created a custom post type, but I do not want it to have a permalink. By default, after entering post title, it creates a perma link. I do not them to be generated. From my reading, it is said ...
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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 ...