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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User only edit CPT with slug that matches username

I'm in a situation that necessitates I complete this project within a week. So any help or specific guidance to my question would greatly appreciated. Is it possible, without creating an incredible ...
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custom slug always ends in “-2”

I have a custom post type called task. I want the slug of each task to be an id, rather than use the entered title. I've modified the code from this SO question "How to customize this automatic slug ...
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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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Am I using the flush_rewrite_rules function in the right place?

Hello dears I'm writing an admin panel for my new WordPress plugin base on the WordPress Settings APIs. I am defining a field for changing custom post slug from this admin panel. After the custom ...
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WP Database generate content for post_name column

I ran a query that deleted all content in post_name (used for SEO-friendly URLs) column. UPDATE wp_posts SET post_name = '' I thought that WordPress would automatically populate new ones if I ...
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Custom Post Types and Removing Slugs - should we do it?

I've run into issues trying to remove my custom post types slugs and I've read other questions on here from people with the same problem. We don't want that slug in our URL! But the solutions to this ...
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Automatically add date to the auto generation of post slug

I need to customize the slug when you add new post and after you write title it creates automatically slug. I want to add before the auto title of the post the current date on this format d-m-y so the ...
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502 views

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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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 handle broken links created by permalink/slug changes?

If I create a page with the slug "exams" and then need to change the page's slug from "exams" to "tests", any other pages in WordPress that link to the original permalink now have broken links as ...
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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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“Project” post type to “Page”

I need the user to go to a Page when he clicks on the menu that is managed in "Projects" section (backend). Situation I have a kind of a menu managed in "Projects" section (backend), made with ...
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Get custom category image from menu

I've got myself into a little pickle, and while I'm so close, my understanding of PHP is letting me down. I want to display the image associated with each category in the menu - working from the ...
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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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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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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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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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438 views

Set default (auto) slug prefix for Tags

Is it possible to add default prefix to the slug of each newly added Tag. So that full slug, would be stored in database (no rewrites). For example: Name: Tag1 -> Slug: prefix-tag1 Name: Tag2 -> ...
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Automatically remove repeated words in slug

i am looking for a way to remove repeated words in wordpress slug. let say my domain is 'example.com' and i have a category named 'WordPress How To' i have configured the permalinks to be ...
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How to control the the URL of a Custom Post Type to have multiple slugs?

I currently have a custom post type whose rewrite rule is this: 'rewrite' => array( 'slug' => 'tests', 'with_front'=> false ), So the URL is www.domain.com/tests/post-name ...
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Rewriting archive page slug to be different than custom post type slug

I am having trouble changing the slug of my archive page. The goal is to create a page that can be edited from the back end of WP with the slug 'speakers', but that has already been taken by the ...
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wp_rewrite page 404

wp_rewrite gives me an 404, don't know what i'm doing wrong. function ftc_flush_rewrites() { global $wp_rewrite; $wp_rewrite->flush_rules(); } function ftc_add_rewrites() { global $wp_rewrite; ...
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Get posts from specific taxonomy term

I have nhl news website and I have taxonomy for each season (ex 2014-15) Taxonomy in functions: function wptp_register_taxonomy() { register_taxonomy( 'season', 'post', array( ...
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Get new Wordpress slug from old wordpress slug

I have implemented a shortcode called post which contains an attribute src which has link of an of page [post src="http://www.listenmoneymatters.com/the-betterment-experiment/"] Currently, this ...
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How do I add files into a new folder and keep wordpress page /slug/?

We needed a sub-site on our domain so it would look like domain.com/newsite Due to the instructions of a technician looking after the server, I made a new subsite under my wordpress site by the ...
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How to add current custom taxonomy slug to body class

My theme uses custom taxonomy called "kbsection" and there are lots of sections set up (instead of categories). There is also a custom post type and the posts are assigned to sections. I need to ...
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Change slug of registered custom post type in child theme

I successfully renamed a custom post type registered by my parent theme in my child theme using this method. The problem is, my permalinks haven't changed. So when I change portfolio to homepage and ...
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Wordpress not adding -2 to slugs when saving post as draft

I have a client that saves pretty much everything as draft before posting it on the website. Thing is, he has a 'Jobs' section, where the name of the job offers might repeat. If they are looking for ...
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Can't remove slug in url

I need remove slug movie from site.com/movie/mymoviename I've tried remove 'slug' => 'movie', 'with_front' => FALSE,), from code, but this don't help's me. Here a code <?php /* Movies post ...
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Custom walker with hashes instead of links (one-page layout)

I am currently developing a one-page based layout with WordPress where the actual content is split up into separate pages in the backend, which are all knit together to a one-page layout in my ...
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58 views

Have the same sub-category and slug for two different parent categories?

Just want to make sure: I have category 1, with subcategory 'resources'. Can I have category 2 also with a 'resources' subcategory? I would like the slug to be the same in both categories.
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hierarchical taxonomy in permalinks? using same slug

I use permalink: /%category%/%postname%.html and want to have categories like this: Wheels Mercedes Toyota Brakes Mercedes Toyota I want their URLs like this: ...
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How to Disable UNICODE slug?

I am inserting the post titles in UNICODE, but i dont want to save in unicode UTF8 characters. Instead, i want to use my title convert function before slug auto-creation: like this: function ...
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Removing the redirect after changing a page's slug

On one of my pages I changed the slug to form a different URL. E.g. Old: http://example.com/old-slug New: http://example.com/new-slug WordPress has done it's thing of redirecting ...
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Change “Team” slug on a template post type

thanks in advance. I have a great template that works well for our business. However, I don't want the team members page slug to be /team/[name] - instead, I want it to be /barristers/[barrister ...
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86 views

Change Slug of a Custom Post Type

I use a plugin that creates a custom post type with a slug that I am wanting to change. I don't want to overwrite the plugin files, so I'm wondering how I can change the slug using a separate ...
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generate unique slug while inserting post

How can i create unique slug while inserting a new post.. I know i can query posts and compare the records to create unique slug but I want to insert a post with unique slug at the same time. Lets ...
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web.com/post/post-title redirects to web.com/post-title

I'm having a complain of the SEO guy because a post url is not like this web.com/post/post-title But like this web.com/post-title And even web.com/post/post-title redirects to web.com/post-title ...
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How to customize this automatic slug shortener with an overrwrite function

I am using a slick little piece of code which I have included within my functions file which automatically takes any information entered into the title of a new post and create a slug with specific ...
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Weird slug in archives permalink

All my wordpress installs (and some others, as I see) have the archive based index in the following format http://example.com/date/2015/06/02. But most current installs out there display it as just ...
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Post as frontpage - avoid duplicate content

On one of my WP sites I display a single post on the homepage. It's hard coded in the index.php like: If is home then show post with ID X But now I have the post's content on the homepage but ...
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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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Multiple slugs for a Custom Post Type

A custom post type can be registered with one slug (e.g. products) register_post_type('products', $args); How can I add multiple slugs to the same Custom Post Type? ...
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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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404 suggests posts instead of showing custom 404 when the url is not home

I have a custom 404 witch works well when you write the url like www.site.com/randomCrapAbC but when there is post-type or category in the slug, wordpress tries to suggest post in that category ...
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Generate slug and meta data if meta field is empty

I am creating a current vacancies feature in a client site, and am struggling on one area. I want to have a slug generated from a reference number, rather than the post title. This, I have set up. ...
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php string inside shortcode does not work

I want to automatically get products from woocommerce for a chosen brand, inside a brand's listing on a other part of the site using Sabai Directory. this <?php ...
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Must slugs be unique?

Is it true that slugs must always be unique, regardless of the rest of the url, or if it's used by different post-types or taxonomies? For example, is it possible to have both of these urls? ...
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Get full control over custom post type url

The situation I have a custom post type, lets call it 'CP', which has two parent categories named 'companies' and 'category'. Posts of type CP can only have one company and multiple categories. So, ...
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Removing base slug from hierarchical custom post type on a WordPress Multi-site

So, I’ve been trying to remove the base slug from a hierarchical custom post type on a multi-site build for the past week or so, and haven’t found anything that actually works yet. The post type is ...