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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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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2answers
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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 page-...
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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 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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0answers
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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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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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3answers
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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 link....
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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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34 views

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 www.sitename....
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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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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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111 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 mysite.com/...
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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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270 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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1answer
436 views

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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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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1answer
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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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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 http://www.example.com/mon-type-...
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1answer
371 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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2answers
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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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1answer
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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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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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1answer
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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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1answer
462 views

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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1answer
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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 : http://contextart.org/domaine/arts-plastiques/...
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1answer
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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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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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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 /writing-...
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1answer
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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 ...