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 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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372 views

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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362 views

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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How to change comment-page-1#comment-25 to any string?

How can we change the slug "comment-page-1#comment-25" to somthing like review-page-1#review-25
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287 views

Getting author page slug from get_users() or get_userdata() functions

wp_list_authors() gives a list of author pages permalinks (site.com/author/john, site.com/author/jenny, etc). I want the same links using get_users() or get_userdata() functions instead. I need these ...
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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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Stop WordPress from reserving slugs for media items?

I am experiencing some odd behavior, that apparently happens "out of the box" with WordPress. If I upload a file through the media manager called: services.jpg; then go try to create a page with the ...
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Blog post URL redirects to a Page URL who's slug is a prefix of the post slug.

I have a page with slug 'what', and a blog post with a slug which begins with 'what' (ie. 'what-is-this-blog-about'). For some reason when navigating directly to the blog post URL the user is ...
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wp_update_term updating slug despite declaring it in the arguments

I am using wp_update_term to update term. Term data before update: Array ( [term_id] => 174 [name] => Hello Casino3 [slug] => hello-casino [term_group] => 0 ...
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How to disable special character sanitizing for slugs

We are trying to track specific blog posts that are shared on social media sites and tech blogs. I selected Google Analytics for this and using Google UTM URL builder, I created a custom campaign ...
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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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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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Uppercase vs. Lowercase page slugs

We are migrating a site to WordPress from another platform. An issue came up with the URLs--some are uppercase, some lowercase. I allowed uppercase using this solution: How can I make Capital letter ( ...
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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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342 views

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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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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WP appending -2 to the end of my slug. Where are the originals stored so I can delete them?

I've been learning about taxonomies, custom posts etc though a lot of trial and error. I finally have it working how I want, however now I am getting some conflict with my desired slugs. I can't name ...
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Force Wordpress to Show Pages Instead of Category For Silo Structure [duplicate]

I am trying to create a SILO structure on one of my WordPress site. I have always checked this option on Yoast SEO plugin "Strip the category base (usually /category/) from the category URL." So my ...
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Rewrite slug for CPT

I have made and registered a CPT called 'generic'. When I set a CPT page in the menu, the address is www.sitename.com/generic/pagename I want to make the slug for this CPT simply be ...
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Images name = post slug

I am stuck at finding a way to rename images while I uploading them to my post. For example: If my post slug is wordpress-stackexchange, I want my images name will be changed automatic to ...
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custom post type archive slug vs. custom page template

I registered a custom post type for events and now I asked myself how to handle upcoming events and events in the past properly. By now, I'm displaying upcoming events on a custom page template I ...
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404 when remove Slug base custom taxonomy and custom post type

I have a custom taxonomy (cities) and a custom post type (spots). I have removed the custom taxonomy base slug and the custom post type base slug to have this : mysite.com/amsterdam (all spots in ...
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Category slugs being appended “category”

I presume this is because the slug already exists elsewhere e.g. I have a page called /solutions/customer-experience and I want the category slug customer-experience, I try to enter it but it gets ...
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Visting slug for 'post' post type shows 404 not archive?

I'm trying to get the WP default post type 'post' to show under the slug of /news/. I've changed the permalink structure to /news/%postname%/ which is fine when visiting a single page, however when I ...
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taxonomy term in URL slug won't forward to the correct term for custom post like it does for default categories/normal posts

so I notice when you type the URL of a post with a category (eg category5/post), it will automatically forward to the correct category in the URL (eg category5 changes to category1) if the category ...
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Filter string like a slug

I have a WordPress site using pretty permalinks. I want to filter a string to that the it ends up with the exact same formatting as the url slug, does anyone know the filter or function to do so?
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Page Titles and Slugs Change at random

My Page Titles and slugs for a single custom post type keep changing and at random. I set them to a specific name and slug and if I wait long enough the both are changed to a new page on the site. ...
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taxonomy/category term in URL slug irrelevant for post?

so I've got a nice hierarchical system working involving custom post types and taxonomies. (see Custom post types, taxonomies, and permalinks for reference) So if I have a post with ...
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Can we have a php “page” without a WordPress “page”?

Somewhere off of the homepage we need to show a container page which does some stuff with custom post types. Actually it doesn't matter what it does, my point is it needs to exist and be reachable ...
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115 views

Sanitize slug title

i need to convert this strings into the post url: (numbers with the point and € symbol) ex: 9.000€ -> 9000-euro I found this function but is not working: add_filter( 'sanitize_title', ...
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135 views

Custom Taxonomy breaking pages permalinks

I'm stuck for some days with this problem and I don't know what else to do. With %somethingHere% on slug rewrite, pages permalinks are broken (CPT AND CT OK). Without, I don't have my desired Post ...
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Remove Custom Post Type Slug and add Custom Taxonomy to Permalink Structure?

The wordpress theme I'm using uses a custom post type called 'coupon' and a custom taxonomy called 'store'. The default permalink structure for a coupon post is site.com/coupon/CouponPost I would ...
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Unwanted slug in my website

There is an unwanted slug /question/ in my WordPress website. Slugs are automatically changed to /question/ when I open many pages. I have thoroughly checked my phpMyAdmin and I have no /question/ ...
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Switch the old post to the newer post in same tag [duplicate]

I wanna build website like http://www.apkfield.com/ with wordpress as CMS but with different structure. There are apps version and i think it uses tag (new post in same tag = new version). I want that ...
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Remove Page Slug from URL

I have a page www.website.com/merchant, this is a page post type. I placed a shortcode in this page to generate merchant information. So If the URL is www.website.com/merchant/store1, that page will ...
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Can't edit Custom Post Type slug/permalink

I have a custom post type and the permalink shows up but I am unable to modify it like I can with Pages and Posts. Is there a way to enable this? I have a few conflicts with some pages and I'd like to ...
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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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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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3answers
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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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Regenerate Slugs From Title of Posts

is it possible to regenerate the slugs programmatically after changing the titles of the post? Numerous post titles were updated and the slug was not updated with the title so I need to regenerate all ...
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Redeclare/Change Slug of a Plugin's Custom Post Type

Is it possible to redeclare/change the slug of a plugin's existing custom post type (without simply editing the plugin)? That is, if Plugin X creates a custom post type with the slug /uncookedtoast/, ...
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RSS FEED taking over Slug

I created a custom rss feed called "feed-news" using a template called feed-news.php I followed this tutorial http://gregrickaby.com/custom-rss-template-wordpress/ For some reason that RSS feed has ...
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Multiple Permalinks for Same Post

I'd like to be able to have multiple permalinks for the same underlying post (for i18n reasons) - eg http://www.example.com/my-custom-post-type/this-is-a-cool-article ...
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Use the category name instead of category slug in permalinks

How to create a permalink structure which finish by: /category-name/post-name/ Instead of: /category-slug/post-name/ By default, Wordpress is offering %category% tag strucure as "A sanitized ...
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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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Keep wordpress from modifying my permalinks

How can i stop wordpress from modifying my permalinks. It is like it has a mind of its own. If I have title of the page such as: Top Benefits of Red Apples, the permalinks is top-benefits-apples. ...
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two permalinks for the same post

Do you know a way of having two permalinks for the same post? I have post with an hebrew slug and i want to have the same result with an english slug i'll give it.
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How to get full slug, including all parent pages

I am trying for hours and I managed to get full slug for parent of sub-page when I am on 3rd level sub-page I can not get slug of the top parent page. Example domain.com/top_page/sub_page/sub_sub_page ...
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How can Custom Post Type and a page have the same slug?

I have a page called "Art" that can be viewed at /art. I also have a custom post type called "samples" with a post called "Art" inside of it. It SHOULD be viewed at /samples/art. For some reason, ...
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Create page using same slug as custom post type

I am working on a site for a client who has custom post type called "practitioners" and several posts within this displaying info related to different practitioners. I want to create a page with a ...