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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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 ...
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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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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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Change the “page” slug in pagination

Simple question. When pagination is activated, the URL changes to "site.com/page/2". For my site, this should be "site.com/paggetto/2". How can I change that rewrite rule? I also want to change ...
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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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Natural URL Design and static front page

A static front page and other pages which are children of it are used on a blog. To give an example: www.example.com The slug for that page shows up in the permalink for sub pages like ...
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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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How to prevent duplicate slugs for wp_insert_post?

I have a function that creates a page when I create a post (so as to construct parent-child relationship trees). I'm using the $title of the post to create the page and this also creates a duplicate ...
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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 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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custom slug for custom post type

Hi and thanks for reading. I want to insert the post author into my custom post type slug. Example: http://example.com/charts/%author%/ Any ideas how to accomplish this? Here is my custom post ...
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Convert post name into post ID

I am trying to create a function for my functions.php file that will allow me to convert a post name into a post id. I have had a look around online and managed to find this link ...
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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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custom taxonomy and pages rewrite slug conflict gives 404

I'm using the Custom Post Type UI plugin to create my custom taxonomies. I have a portfolio that is made up of projects (custom post type) with 2 custom taxonomies of technologies and clients. The ...
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Wordpress slug issue with non-latin characters

I'm using permalinks in WP as: domain.com/category/post_name The issue is that post names have non-latin characters such as chinese, hebrew, and arabic. So it encodes them to something like: ...
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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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Using Same Slug With Multiple Post Types

My Permalinks are the std %postname%. I have several custom post types, eg. 'docs'. function docs_init() { // create a new taxonomy register_taxonomy( 'docs_tax', 'docs', array( 'label' => __( ...
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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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custom page url slug needs illegal ?id=1 for javascript

I have created portfolio page which contains a image-slid-menu for navigation. For an menu item to appear as open, javascript gets instruction like ?id=0 appended to the url. for instance ...
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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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Custom Post Type - Same Post Name, Different Post Type

I have 4 Custom Post Types: Services FAQs Prices Before and After I want to be able to have the same post names within each of these post types, example: Services Skin ...
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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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Using Custom Fields in Custom Post Type URL

I'm developing a car site that has showrooms. Each showroom needs it's own custom URL based on it's location. The location (City and County/State) is already inserted as two custom fields. So for ...
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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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Prevent page slug from interfering with custom post type archive permalink?

In my plugin, I'm creating a custom post type that has an archive and uses the rewrite parameter to choose a slug: $args = array ( 'public' => true, 'has_archive' => true, 'rewrite' ...
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Filter query_posts by tag slug on “Tag Archive” page (when tag is 2 or more words)

I'm using the following to bring up a tag archive page: <?php query_posts( "tag=". '' . single_tag_title( '', false ) . '' ); ?> This works perfectly for all tags of one word only, but any ...
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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 ...