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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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Site transferred to new server produces 404s

I have transferred my site to a new server. I can login to wp-admin ok and can view the home page but all other pages produce 404s. I have changed the 'Home' and 'Site URL' options in the settings ...
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Can't make permalink of CPT work

i'm learning how to use wordpress, but i've encountered a big problem. I'm trying to create a custom post type, i've used this code: add_action('init', 'init_realizzazioni'); function ...
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Possible to hide parts of the slug from get_template_directory_uri and bloginfo('template_directory')

At the moment i am running and building a wp site on a local install with mamp. Additionally i have moved the wp files from the root directory to a folder. i've included files then e.g. with ...
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is this a bug or not?

When we make a custom post type (in my case 'news'(slug is news also)) and a page is with name 'News' (with slug 'news'). Then when I add some pages with parent 'news', it's displaying 404 in ...
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can't change page slug

I created a page (with slug "page-title" say), then deleted it. I created a 2nd page with the same title, and it automatically saved itself with a page slug of "page-title-2". The first page no ...
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Pre-populate Slug / Permalink with URL

I would like to not only pre-populate the title, tags, and categories, but would also like to pre-populate the slug / permalink as well. Can I do this and if so how? Here's my functions.php code: ...
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make a post or page permalink based category

I have two language categories on my site, English and Indonesian. How can I create permalink post or page based on category slug such: example.com/en/page example.com/id/page or ...
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Need to return a string as permalink insted of str_replace

I'm using this code to get a alphabetic list of CPT's at my site. It's great and works perfect. One problem, the snippet returns urls as a string, tha just converts the_title to a slug, and that does ...
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Define a post's title and slug from Custom Fields

This question is relate to another one on WPSE: Set post title from two meta fields I am looking for a way to define a WP custom post type's title and slug from a custom field (i.e. first name and ...
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Show all wp_get_post_terms slugs

I am using the following code to display my custom taxonomy slugs. However it is only displaying the first category and not all the related categories. I know this is fairly simple and is to do with ...
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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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Is it possible to rename an url from custom post type?

On my test site: http://outletdokkum.nl/kollum/dagaanbiedingen/y-bike-2/ You see a week offers (weekaanbiedingen in dutch). But as you can see the url says Day offers (Dagaanbiedingen in dutch). ...
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Custom field as Slug

I would like to ask if it's possible for a custom field to become a slug. Like if I have a custom field of "when" whose value is "today", I would like the address of the post to be ...
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woocommerce - products by category slug? [closed]

good morning, I need to display the shop base page in a category layout,meaning first show all the products from category A and beneath it all the products from category B and so on.. I trying to use ...
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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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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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Custom post type single page (single-{CPT-name}) 404 when slug includes hyphens

I have a CPT called "author". After an hour searching why I get a 404 visiting single pages of this CPT (managed by template "single-author.php") I realize that some do work: those whose slug doesn't ...
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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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How to remove slug from more than one custom post type

I followed this tutorial from WordPress (http://vip.wordpress.com/documentation/remove-the-slug-from-your-custom-post-type-permalinks/) to remove slug from custom post type. Now my question is how to ...
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Plural Category Base Slug On Category Archive Page

I've got a little problem with the category base slugs. Say I have got a category called 'Resources', with the category slug set to 'resource'. So any post in the category resource will appear with ...
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how do i add posts-page slug before posts slug in permalinks

I have a posts page and the page slug is /blog my current permalink structure is /%postname%/ when i click on a blog post. say for example the posts slug is adrenaline-rush the url is ...
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Prepend meta_value to permalink of post

I have 2 custom post types movies (non-hierarchical) and series(hierarchical). Each post from seriestype has a meta field _movie which contains a movie ID. I want to specify a custom permalink ...
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How to keep the /blog slug even in single post slug

I have a simple website on wordpress (latest version), assume example.org. I wanna have the user posts at something like example.org/blog/username/posttitle. So I need some levels: 1) ...
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How to make nested custom post type slugs work

I'll try to explain how I want this to work, rather than what I've done so far, as nothing seems to work. I want 3 custom post types: Products Consumables Accessories with the following slugs: ...
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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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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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Ordering categories by slug vs. name

I am simply trying to reorder my dropdown options in my header menu. It pulls from categories and is currently listed them, with the exception of the first, in alphabetical order. I want to list in ...
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How to update all post at once?

Is there a way to update all post at once? The issue is, when i migrated content from another CMS, some of the permalinks are working fine and some of them are not, when i updated the posts all links ...
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Create or Update Post Slug from Custom Fields

When i create or update a post, i want to create or update the slug (url) of my post from Custom Fields and not the title...! An idea ? Thank you !
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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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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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Custom Post Type Rewrite Rule

My theme uses the following code: 'rewrite' => array('slug' => $this->safe_name . '-detail'), which produces this slug: http://www.example.com/estate-detail/4-bedroom-property-for-sale/ ...
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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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How can I retrieve the slug for a custom post type via name?

How can I retrieve the slug for a particular custom post type via its name? I would appreciate some assistance.
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How to controll the Posts post type and general wondering about WP data structure

I want to: Control the name of the Posts post type, like I can with custom post types Set an archive page for posts e.g. example.com/posts, like with custom post types Control the archive slug, like ...
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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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Change search permalink slug to e.g. /tutorials/search/searchterm

I want to rewrite the ugly /?s=searchterm to /tutorials/search/searchterm It's a multisite, so I want to make this multilingual. How can I accomplish this?
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Category slug in in loop always the same?

My post category structure is 3-level deep: Products Milk products Milk Chocolate Cheese I want to show all posts from "Milk products" and add appropriate category slug as class, for example ...
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Under What Conditions Can I name my CPT the same as my CPT Page?

The story goes that you cannot have by default the same CPT slug as the page you need to create for your CPT. On a few occasions I've been able to do just that though and have it work just fine. For ...
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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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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 ...
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WP Query Post Type with same Taxonomy name

This is what I have: Custom Post type "Books" with Taxononies/Categories "Genre" and "Author" Another Custom Post Type "Authors" which have all author pictures and bios. This is what I want to do: ...
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WP Query Wordpress Post Type with the same Taxonomy name

This is what I have: Custom Post type "Books" with Taxononies/Categories "Genre" and "Author" Another Custom Post Type "Authors" which have all author pictures and bios. This is what I want to do: ...
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How to update permalink on the fly?

So, Wordpress automatically generates the slug/permalink on the fly based on the post title after you click away from editing the title. Is there an action/filter hook for me to change those on the ...
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Can slugs from posts and custom post types conflict?

I have a system built on WordPress where we're using several custom post types, and I'm seeing some weird behaviour. For instance, I have a CPT called "Flyers", and I also have a CPT called ...
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Get attachment by slug

I would like to get an image by specifying a certain slug and then echoing that address in the image src code. The slug for the image would be "book-site-header" I've looked through the ...
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A field with dashes in the slug [closed]

How do I reach a specific userdata in the database, when that field has a dash (hyphen) - in the slug? I use the plugin WP-Members. I have created a new userdata field with the plugin with the name ...
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Display Plugin information on specific url

So I created a WP plugin with its own unique DB tables. I chose this approach as opposed to using a custom post type because of relationships I needed between the tables. So I'm not even sure how to ...
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Custom post type and taxonomy slug issue

I'm working with custom post types in WordPress and have a question about slugs. Let's say that we need to create custom post type Quiz with taxonomy Quiz Category. I've used the following code: // ...
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Suddenly new posts have the default permalink instead of the post name

One of my clients' sites has suddenly and for no apparent reason decided to disregard the custom permalink structure when you add a new post. The permalink structure is set to /%postname%/ So ...