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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How to allow Custom Post Type slug conflicts?

Okay so I've done a fair bit of searching through Google before posting this and there's a tonne of questions/answers on this topic but none that resolved the issue specifically. Let's say I'm making ...
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Getting the slug into a variable, how to echo that variable

The page slug for each of our wordpress articles is a unique set of seven digits, and we are using that string of numbers as the page slug. In trying to learn how to customize our site even further, ...
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Add category slug as class attribute in a link array

This incredible website and the genius developers here have helped me significantly in the course of my WP Dev over the years, firstly THANK YOU. I am now faced with a problem that I have been trying ...
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Adding special characters to slug?

Is it possible to prevent WP from stripping out certain characters when customizing a URL? For example, affiliate ids usually have something like ?id=something. Customizing a content's slug with ...
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Is there a way to remove the option to modify the Slug in post.php

I am trying to remove the option to edit the Permalink. I know how to hide it with CSS and I have. But a hacker could simply just go to Inspect Element and change display: none; to display: block; ...
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Rewrite category slug

I have some categories like so: /europe/postname /usa/postname For various reasons I would like to rewrite these to be: /news/view/postname I've tried a few re-direct plugins but not had any ...
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How to print partial URL after #? [closed]

In WordPress, is it possible to retrieve the part of the URL after a #? I'm trying echo the_slug(); but it's showing front slug. But I want after #tag For example: I'm searching and land on this ...
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Relationship with 2 custom post types

i want to relation to custom post types. I register post types with this code add_action('init', function(){ $args = array( 'public' => true, 'query_var' => true, ...
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Costum post type with costum (sub)taxonomy

This question is probably asked before but my language not being natively english i cant really find the answer: I got a custom post type: products and custom (hierarchy) taxonomy: collection in the ...
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Remove taxonomy slug when not assigning taxonomy with custom post types

I have created a custom post type plugin that when the user assigns the post to a taxonomy (termed 'classification' in the site), it is added to the url slug. So basically it renders: ...
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Custom post type's slug gets wrong when adding a custom meta box

I'm trying for hours now to find the error moving back and forth. I have a custom post type. Everything works fine until I add my custom meta box. Now suddenly the slug gets the title of one of ...
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Custom Slug for a custom post type and default post

It's now several hours that I am trying to get this done without finding a proper solution. WHAT I WANT TO ACHIEVE I'd like WP to use the following URL structure: 1) Posts -> ...
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Remove Custom Taxonomy Slug only without removing Custom post type slug in permalinks

I have a problem currently that is related to permalinks. I have a custom Post type "workshop" and two taxonomies named "manufacturer" and "models". What i want to get and tried is this URL pattern. ...
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How to remove the category from post slug

I want to remove the category from post slug, for example a post slug like "http://my_site.com/uncategorized/hello-world/" would become "http://my_site.com/hello-world/". My search only gives ...
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Slug Formatting : Acceptable Characters?

I have done a lot of googling on this so I sincerely apologize if there is a codex entry for this but for the life of me I can not find a hard and fast rule about what characters are acceptable in a ...
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Why doesn't 'continue' work in page?

OK, so I'm working with a template (I have contacted the developer and they were of no help, so I'm modifying the template page as needed). The template displays portfolio items, using the following ...
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How to change the Author Slug from Username to Nickname and deal with Special Characters

I need to change the author slug from username to nickname: This is what is set by default: http://domain.tld/author/(username) This is what I need: http://domain.tld/author/(nickname)-(author-ID) ...
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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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Use category base slug in posts' permalink

The Goal I would like to format my permalinks as follows: for posts: somePrefix/%category%/%postname% for categories: somePrefix/%category% Where somePrefix is the same in both cases. I know ...
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Pagination for category slug returns 404 when page >= 2

I have a custom type and the slug is: 'rewrite' => array('slug' => 'blog/%blogs_tax%'), And after register_post_type() I have a function to rewrite the slug variable. I works fine, but I ...
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Remove permalink for custom post type

I have multiple custom post types and custom taxonomies, "staff", "games", which have the permalinks: domain.com/staff/%staff-name% domain.com/games/%game-name% However, I'm only using these custom ...
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Change custom post type slug from URL

I have two pages showing portfolio posts, one of them shows the posts with parent category 'products', and the other one the posts with parent category 'projects'. The problem is that, the url inside ...
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Category slug not showing for Custom Post Type

I have a Custom Post Type called 'shows' which makes use of the default Wordpress Category function. I can see my 'shows' posts on /category/%postname% URL's, but when I post the URL the slug looks ...
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How to check if a slug exists?

I have a arbitrary string and want to check if a post with that slug string exists in the site. I tried to find a way to list all slugs, but can't find such a thing. Thanks
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Get menu item slug

I use custom menus and I’d like to get the menu item slugs. Is that possible? // Get the nav menu based on $menu_name (same as 'theme_location' or 'menu' arg to wp_nav_menu) // This code based on ...
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post type slug vs page slug

I having and issue with my permalinks, I wonder if someone has solved this. Basically I have a page named videos and also a post-type name videos, so I try to access to /videos I doesnt not display ...
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Wordpress Tags in class

I have added tags to my Custom Post Type. Now I want to use them to create a isotope portfolio, I can load all tags with this code: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'portfolio', ...
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sort by name (slug) custom post type

What's wrong in this query ? the sortby=name doesn't change anything. $the_query = 'posts_per_page=-1&sortby=name&order=ASC&post_type=mycustom&custom_cat=mycat'; // query is made ...
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Custom Post Type archive-{post-type}.php not working

My permalink is set to a custom structure: /blog/%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname%/ I have a custom post type we'll call "post-type". I also have an archive page named archive-post-type.php ...
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Slug Taken, Cant Find Which Page

I'm working on a friends site and I am attempting to update the slug example.com/blah but when I update the slug/url to /blah and click ok it updates it to /blah-2. This means that there is an ...
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Use the same slug for posts in different post types

I have 2 post types in my WordPress theme-- one is destination and the other is gallery. Both post types have a post with the title "Bagan". My problem is that I am unable to create the same ...
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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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137 views

Problem with single-page for my custom post

I'm working on a website with a portfolio section, and I'm almost finished with this section, but I have a problem with the single page which is : whenever i click on any portfolio link, the single ...
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Is there a way to have custom post type and page with the same slug?

I have a custom post type registered as follows: register_post_type( 'news', array( 'labels' => $labels, 'public' => true, 'show_ui' => true, ...
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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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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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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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Editing the Number at the end of Page URLs / Editing Page Slugs

I am playing around with wordpress and a few plugins. Say I have something called "Shopping Cart" and I delete the page. Then I recreate it, I can't have the old URL back. I get ...
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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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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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Why id in urls doesn't work and slug yes?

I'm lost, I don't understand why this works http://website.com/?tag=my-cat-slug and not this http://website.com/?tag=15 It's really annoying because wp_dropdown_categories() only provides ids as ...
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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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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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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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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 ...