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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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: site.com/data/{...
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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 $post-&...
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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 -> /%category%/...
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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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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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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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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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639 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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226 views

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 domain.com/shopping-...
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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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338 views

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 example.com/...
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660 views

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 www.siteurl/...
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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) example.org/...
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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 ...