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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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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“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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407 views

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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2k views

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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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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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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37 views

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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406 views

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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196 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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557 views

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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187 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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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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570 views

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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61 views

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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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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72 views

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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364 views

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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987 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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Handle category name URL rewrite before different post type slugs

I went over a hundred similar topics here which were close to what I need, but unfortunately I wasn't able to fine tune this so apologies if it's a duplicate. I have a several post types (such as ...
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Remove Custom Post Type slug from url, two CPT

I have 2 custom post types hilp-a and hilp-b. I want to remove custom post type slug from the url. e.g: test.com/hilp-a/test to be test.com/test and test.com/hilp-b/btest to be test.com/btest I ...
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Exclude category by slug for for each loop

I am trying to exclude some categories from a for-loop. <?php $categories = get_categories(array('exclude' => 'apps, windows')); ?> <?php foreach ($categories as $category) : ?> ...
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Using custom/dynamic “slug” for a page

I have a custom page which uses a template called "Stores" http://example.com/stores/. This page will have a list of states and/or companies as categories. For this system I have a custom post type ...
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Get posts with at least one category in common with current post?

In single.php : I want to get all posts with at least one category in common with the current post. I tried reading through the wordpress codex documentation but I found it rather confusing (I'm ...
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71 views

Change post slug but keep old one

I have thousands of posts on my site which are created automatically. Some of them have duplicated titles. I'd like to add some keywords to their slugs, so URLs like domain.com/post-title/ ...
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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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211 views

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 ...