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 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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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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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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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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121 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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358 views

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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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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235 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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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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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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14k views

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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853 views

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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358 views

Use the category name instead of category slug in permalinks

How to create a permalink structure which finish by: /category-name/post-name/ Instead of: /category-slug/post-name/ By default, Wordpress is offering %category% tag strucure as "A sanitized ...
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Keep wordpress from modifying my permalinks

How can i stop wordpress from modifying my permalinks. It is like it has a mind of its own. If I have title of the page such as: Top Benefits of Red Apples, the permalinks is top-benefits-apples. ...
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How to get full slug, including all parent pages

I am trying for hours and I managed to get full slug for parent of sub-page when I am on 3rd level sub-page I can not get slug of the top parent page. Example domain.com/top_page/sub_page/sub_sub_page ...
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285 views

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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210 views

Create page using same slug as custom post type

I am working on a site for a client who has custom post type called "practitioners" and several posts within this displaying info related to different practitioners. I want to create a page with a ...
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1k views

Post slugs and images cannot have same name?

If I go to Media Library and upload an image called apple-pie.jpg And then I create a post called www.domain.com/apple-pie/ The link does NOT take me to the post. Instead the link will take me to a ...
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Bulk update post slugs through database

Is there a way to bulk update permalinks through the database? cause I have like 20k posts and all I want to do is add a prefix to the permalink. I could just manually update but that's too tiresome ...
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200 views

Display taxonomy term slugs

I'm looking to display a slug list of the taxonomy term for the current post within the loop. <?php $terms = get_the_terms( $post->ID, 'wpsc_product_category' ); if ( !empty( $terms ) ){ $term ...
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put custom taxonomy slug in front of their respective term slugs

I needed to register two custom taxonomies which partly share some terms. The structure would look like this, when commerce and crafting are two different custom taxonomies: Commerce Furniture ...
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Add slug current in get_posts( $args );

In my Costum Post Type,I would like to have a list of my CPT (aka "createur") in my current catégory (aka "domaine"), my code is in taxonomy.php Example : ...
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Needed to change slug to access page

I've created a page, with the slug "news". Something happened because now I can't access /news .. I needed to change the slug to "news_", or something, to access that page. I checked the database to ...
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144 views

Post/page without slug

I have posts that are full posts with page content and images, etc. Then I have potential future posts, which I still want to list on my category pages, but that do not have content yet and do not ...
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Different Slugs depending on last page

is it possible to configure WordPress on some way that if i have a portfolio Item ( from my theme ) which will be opened from 2 different pages and w/o an URL jump so that www.xyz.com/brands/example ...
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260 views

Make slug as ID Number for custom post types

I want to make the slug for each of my custom post types to be the post ID number. How do I do this? None of my posts accept post title, content, or anything else - they require different data which ...
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Register slug capitalized in url directs to separate page

I'm designing a theme in Wamp using the underscore theme. I also have buddypress enabled. I've been working on a custom registration page under localhost/testsite/register/ but I had cap locks on when ...
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Where is the old post permalink slug stored?

I published an article with permalink slug: http://domain.com/writing Then after publishing, I changed the permalink slug to writing-lorem. Now, whenever I visit /writing, it redirects to ...
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544 views

Custom Post Types, slug, archive and SEO plugins

I made a custom post type called "friends". I am able to correctly list my friends using this urls: http://mysite/friends/friend1/ http://mysite/friends/friend2/ http://mysite/friends/friend3/ ...
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Removing Metabox for “Slug” without removing functionality

Here is an interesting question. I have recently noticed that if you utilize the code remove_meta_box('slugdiv', 'post', 'normal'); you are actually unable to modify the slug when you click on ...
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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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438 views

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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296 views

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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344 views

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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99 views

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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467 views

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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32 views

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 ...