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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wp_update_term not creating new unique slug

I want the slug to be recreated every time the term name is updated so it accurately reflects the name. wp_update_term(10, 'artists', array('name' => 'my new name')); The documentation ...
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Using page slug in wp_query

I'm currently in the process of building out a site for a legal firm that's a client of ours. We have a two custom post types, attorney's and cases, that we need to link together in various areas ...
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Image URL Recently became Image Name and Took Page URL of Same Name

With a recent update to either wordpress, my theme or the Yoast plugin, we realized that any image with the same name as a page on our site has taken over the URL of the page. When we build out the ...
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403 forbidden on one page only

I can't access http://www.plantea.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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Best way to remove slug from custom type?

I need to remove a certain slug from a custom type item in Wordpress. Just now my URLs are like this: http://example.com/item/random and I want them like this: http://example.com/random I have ...
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How do I change attachment slug from name to id

I need to change the slug of the attachment post. Currently, it is showing attachment name , I want it to be replaced by id of attachment. Edit : Thanks to suggestion by TheDeadMedic, I am now ...
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Can I have two child pages of different parents with the same name?

I have two pages - new.hillsong.com/australia/sisterhood - new.hillsong.com/hills/sisterhood Both pages are displaying the content for the /hills/sisterhood site but they are different pages with ...
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Theme localization of “slugs” (custom post types, taxonomies)

in my theme I want to define a series of custom post types and custom taxonomies, each one having its own customized slug; the base language of my theme is english, therefore the slugs will be in ...
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Wordpress Polylang - Use same url slug on different languages [closed]

Just like this topic, I'm trying to create two pages with the same url, like this: domain.com/pt/downloads domain.com/en/downloads But it seems like polylang doesn't support this. Is there ...
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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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Custom templates vs page-slug

I've currently been using the slug to set the page template, using the normal hierarchy For example, if I wanted to change the page template for http://www.example.com/about-us, I would edit ...
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International characters in slugs to redirect to

I would like to add special Hungarian characters to slug. Also in the slug of the post, and in taxonomy. . Eg "kér", "ács" etc. This slug then applied also in the URL. Is this possible?
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How does WordPress generate URL slugs?

Is there a page somewhere that details exactly how WordPress generates slugs for URLs? I'm writing a script that needs to generate URL slugs identical to the ones WordPress generates.
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how to get page id of a page using page slug

Im pretty new to wordpress and I was wondering if I could get a page id with it's slug. Is it possible please let me know.
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Change order custom taxonomy

I've created a custom taxonomy BH Job Regions . Now I would like to change the order of the terms in my taxonomy list. Is there a plugin or so that I can do this in my backend? Drag the terms in ...
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Combining Multiple Taxonomies in one URL

I'm creating a complex site with a product catalog with two custom taxonomies. They are Brands and Types. Brands - Canon - Toshiba - HP Types - Printers - Scanners - Multifunction I need a page ...
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Show only one of the categories of a post in the breadcrumb?

How does wordpress choose which category to display in the permalink if the post has multiple categories? I'm trying to display only a single category which wordpress included in the permalink ...
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Get custom post type slugs in javascript in header

I am using the following javascript to show and hide various divs on hover: <script type="text/javascript" language="JavaScript"> function HideContent(d) { ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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166 views

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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79 views

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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35 views

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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148 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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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 ...