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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Category Name and Slug field need to be the same otherwise it breaks category pages

On our WP install we have Topics pages which pull together any content which has been tagged with that topic. Standard. When we visit the topic admin page and edit the Name field (so it's different ...
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generate unique slug while inserting post

How can i create unique slug while inserting a new post.. I know i can query posts and compare the records to create unique slug but I want to insert a post with unique slug at the same time. Lets ...
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480 views

Woocommerce get the Archive/Category slug of the current category page

I want to get the slug of the current archive page. I have a slider where I want to echo the products that are in this category. After hours this is all I have and it doesn't work... <?php if ( ...
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Get ID of child from child slug, while knowing parent ID

I have a hierarchy that I need to get data from. It's the child (by slug name) that I need to get while already having knowledge of the parents. Highest Known Parent Page (slug : 'parent') |_ Child 1 ...
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Rewrite rule page url with category

I have enabled the category box for pages with this: // Add to the admin_init hook of your theme functions.php file add_action( 'admin_init', 'page_categories' ); function page_categories() { // ...
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WooCommerce duplicate sub categories and product slugs

I'm building a website that allows you to hire or buy a product. I've set up the following product categories in WooCommerce: Hire Buy Is it possible to have the same sub-category slug under each ...
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87 views

How to add dot(“.”) in post slug

How to add dot(.) in post slugs? In our blog, we are writing about websites and would like to use their exact address as slug like this: ourdomain.com/example1.com But dots are either removed when ...
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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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Filtering elements by taxonomy slug

In my theme's article page (single.php) I have the following code filtering a div to be shown only on certain category: <?php $categoria_post = the_category_id($categoria_post); if ($...
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Remove slug from custom post type post URLs

It seems that all web resources based on the subject of removing a custom post type slug ie yourdomain.com/CPT-SLUG/post-name are now very outdated solutions often referencing pre WP version 3.5 ...
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WP-API custom post types request by slug

How to get post by slug in wp-api for custom types, I've been extending the api and I can fetch all posts of my custom type but I would like to get the items by slug. I see in documentation that I ...
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Wordpress using get_term to retreive slug not working as expected

Im using the below code to try and get the slug for the current category and the parent category. Ive managed to get as far as getting the currently cat slug but the parent displays in readable text ...
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wp_insert_post - How do I prevent incremental numbers on child pages?

I'm using wp_insert_post to dynamically generate child pages for a given page using a predefined array of values. The goal is to give each child page the same slug. For example, clicking "Generate ...
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mysterious issue with stop words in urls not working - how can I restore multiple url access?

I have a site that until recently, you could access a url of a post on the site with or without certain "stop words". Now though for some mysterious reason that doesn't work. So to clarify, the ...
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541 views

Change custom post type slug from plugin options

I'd like to give users the option to change a custom post type slug in my plugin. Using this answer, I'm able to hardcode it into a function: Redeclare/Change Slug of a Plugin's Custom Post Type ...
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676 views

How to change ?lang=cn into /cn/

I'm trying to add languages to my wordpress driven website and i installed xili-languages plugin. Unfortunately it uses lang param to differentiate between languages and i rather have seen something ...
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Edit page slug after save, cause 404 by linked pages

I have two page bar page at url: http://www.example.com/bar/ foo page at url: http://www.example.com/foo/ bar page link to foo page in content, eg.: <a href="http://www.example.com/foo/">...
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Later change of taxonomy slug base not changing permalink

When defining a taxonomy I successfully set the slug base for it as well, all via functions.php. However, any change on the slug’s base (via editing functions.php again) is being recognised, i.e. it ...
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How does wordpress keep track of post id when post id is not used in permalinks?

There are few sites i have seen which does not use post id in their permalink structure. becuase of this their url becomes., http://example.com/example-content/ so what happens when user adds new ...
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How does WordPress generate URL slugs?

Is there a page somewhere that details exactly how WordPress generates slugs for URLs? I'm writing a script that needs to generate URL slugs identical to the ones WordPress generates.
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2answers
534 views

How to generate random numeric slugs for a custom post type?

I have this PHP code to generate a random numeric string: function generateRandomString($length = 12) { global $generatedStrings; $characters = '0123456789'; $randomString = ''; for ($...
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Facebook-like user profile urls

I have already implemented custom user profile pages accessible by http://example.com/profile/user-defined-slug This is relatively simple by wp url rewritting filters. Now I need to implement the ...
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38 views

Change settings of get_post_type_object

I've a theme with a plugin provided by theme developer for manage portfolios section. This plugin create a custom post type with this code: // Portfolio post type register_post_type('...
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How to get posts by multiple post slugs? [duplicate]

i am trying to get posts by multiple posts slugs, i can do this by passing post ids but I do not want to pass post ids i am looking for posts slug Here is my code $option = array( 'posts_per_page' =...
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314 views

How to add current custom taxonomy slug to body class

My theme uses custom taxonomy called "kbsection" and there are lots of sections set up (instead of categories). There is also a custom post type and the posts are assigned to sections. I need to ...
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44 views

How to get a post's content? [closed]

I'd like to known what is the best solution for getting a sepecific post's content. By slug, tag, id or category ? Or template assigned to this post ? I don't like the way to find this post by its id ...
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3k views

Remove parent slug for child pages

I'm looking for a plugin/custom function that removes the parent slug of a child's page permalink. Something that automatically changes the permalink for child pages. Example: www.blog.com/products/...
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What user roles should have wp_unique_post_slug_is_bad_flat_slug filter applied?

I have a plugin where I need to reserve some slugs so I am using the filters wp_unique_post_slug_is_bad_flat_slug and wp_unique_post_slug_is_bad_hierarchical_slug. I apply them like this on my plugin ...
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509 views

Get plugin download URL from slug

Is there a way to take a plugin slug (e.g. 'akismet') of a plugin that is NOT currently installed and somehow retrieve the download URL of the current version (e.g. 'http://downloads.wordpress.org/...
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41 views

Issues with custom taxonomy

Having issue with url structure and pagination for custom post type and custom taxonomies. We have the category page of custom taxonomy working on first page but on others it gives error. Example of ...
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Can we have same term slug in different taxonomies?

I am having problem when creating term with same slug in different taxonomies. I researched that Unique key is removed from slug in wp_terms table, so i am getting problem to figure out that why i am ...
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17 views

Creating plugin for changing slug

I need help about creating plugin for rewriting slug. When you enter you post name or page name wordpress is creating slug. So I want to make some modification. I don't know how to make changes in DB ...
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31 views

Remove CPT slug in multisite installation

I would like to remove the custom post type slug from the site url. Searched hours for a solution. Didn't find a working one and can't resolve it on my own. It is a domain-based multisite installation....
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How to occupy Wordpress slug [duplicate]

I'm wondering how to occupy a certain slug to prevent it from being used by my users. I want to make a custom redirect to redirect the users to my login page. So the url could be subdomain.mysite....
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34 views

Force/Limit the post/page slug to accept only url friendly characters

Is there a way to overwrite WP slug validation function to only accept basic characters ([A-Z0-9-]) as I want to avoid the long encoded permlink. Thanks.
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42 views

How to add an attribute data-slug = “$specfic_page_slug” in WordPress menu item?

I want to add custom attribute in WordPress menu item which has specific page slug. like this - <li class="menu-item menu-item-type-post_type menu-item-object-page menu-item-101" id="menu-item-...
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32 views

Change user slug in Buddypress

I am creating a site with Buddypress. Everything is going good so far but default member slug for buddypress is domain.com/members/abc. I want that it as domain.com/abc like facebook and twitter. Any ...
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95k views

How to retrieve the slug of current page?

I am trying to retrieve the slug of the current wordpress page outside the loop. The title of the page returns with wp_title () but how can I get the slug? <li><a href="/slug-of-current-...
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50 views

Replace Wordpress %postname% suffix with %postid%?

I run a news site and there's a Wordpress permalink issue that I have been wondering. Now, Wordpress will add an incremental numeric suffix to duplicate %postname% regardless of the directory ...
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Getting a 404 on single custom post type page when using rewrite on a custom taxonomy

I am getting a 404 on my single custom post types whilst using the 'rewrite' option in the custom taxonomy. If I take the rewrite out the single page works but the custom taxonomy archive then 404's ...
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Custom Post Type for Shortcode Use - Prevent it display as a post (with slug)

I've developed a series of plugins which can display categorised custom post types via shortcodes, along the lines of: [myshortcode myshortcodegroup="groupname"] This works just fine, however, I ...
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How to auto update post title and slug with category name when post status is updated

I need to auto update post title and slug with category name every time when post status is updated. Some function like this but with the correct code.... add_filter('wp_insert_post_data','...
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Custom post template for custom post type

I created a custom type post: add_action('init', 'crea_prodotti'); function crea_prodotti() { $labels = array( 'name' => __('Prodotti'), 'singular_name' =&...
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Auto update post title and slug when post status is changed

I need help. Thanks in advance. I need a function that update post title and slug with some default title + current date when post status is updated from draft to published. I use this one to update ...
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Wordpress CPT slug and page slug conflicts

I have one page slug "new-site" also i have another custom post type with same slug "new-site" while i browse site http://example.com/new-site then it directally goes to archive page and show all the ...
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How do I get the category URL from get_the_category?

My loop below shows the latest 4 posts from the same category as the post currently being viewed. Its located within single.php. I'm trying to get the URL of that same category so I can link back to ...
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Wordpress Site Architecture Question

I have a multi site called 'quotes' the url of which looks like example.com/quotes/. I have some quotes under them like example.com/quotes/this-is-a-quote.html. I have some authors like example.com/...
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pass user id in slug and get user information

I have user id and I am getting all information using user id on page with slug. When I pass the user id in slug then I am not getting user information on page. For example I have www.mysite.com/...
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After I changed the slug of a custom post type, the single page returns 404

I created a custom post type using types plugin the post type has ad as slug, but now need to change it to card, and I edited the slug field in the types panel. the thing is that new urls return 404.....
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Add menu and submenu in admin with a URL instead of slug?

I use this function and hook: function mysite_admin_menu() { add_menu_page( 'Categories', 'Catégories', 'administrator', 'categories', 'a_function' ); add_submenu_page( 'categories', 'Manage', '...