Refers to the process whereby an URL is manipulated to create what in WordPress is called a "pretty permalink"

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Multisite with a single, shared custom post type, while retaining site URL

Small multisite setup, two very different sites, both need to access an event custom post type. I don't want to duplicate posts (there are some plugins that "broadcast" a post to the network). ...
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URL rewriting must be activated manually for my plugin

I am creating a Wordpress plugin which create pages (with get_header(), get_footer() and get_sidebar()) for searching through an API. Of course, I have defined some rules for URL rewriting like this: ...
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Rewrites rules disappear after a while

My Plugin I implemented a small plugin to be able to show events with a specific custom field in a special order. To have some nice permalinks I also used the add_rewrite_rule function to add those ...
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uploading Attachments with permalinks based on parent file structure

We are rebuilding a public-interest site centered on civil rights research & document archives. The links in years of published info posts must be preserved in WordPress, and future uploaded ...
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Custom Post Type - Rewrite slug [duplicate]

I have a custom post type (products) that I would like to change the slug for. I have a main product page that shows all product categories. After clicking on the category, it shows all products in ...
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Create permalink structure for one taxonomy archive per custom post type

So, I've been going crazy trying to figure this out. Essentially, I've created two custom post types, 'the_case_study' and 'the_video', with respective slugs 'case-studies' and 'videos'. I've also ...
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How to obfuscate theme directory URLs

I'm rewriting this question because I realized it was totally unclear what I want to do. I'm looking for a way to "obscure" the theme directory so that absolute URLs that reference things like images ...
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Rewrite custom post type url's adding meta box values

I've got these custom post types (CPT) and meta boxes: Movies (CPT) Genre (Meta box) Genres (CPT) If one movie is called Die hard then I want the permalink to be: /genres/action/die-hard This ...
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Adding paged query to custom URL rewrite

I have set up the following to create 'pretty' post type and category permalinks: function kdev_add_category_rules() { $post_types = array( 'kdev_photos', 'kdev_videos', ...
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Custom taxonomy rewrite using tax name instead of rewrite slug

I Created a custom taxonomy for my projects custom post type. function projects_taxonomy() { $labels = array( 'name' => __('projects Categories'), 'singular_name' => ...
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Redirect URL to an existing page with query string or #! added on

I'm trying to make a photo gallery where the individual photos can be shared on Facebook and Twitter, and when you click the link, the photo that was shared will open in a lightbox automatically. ...
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Author Profile URL

I have 2 user roles. "photographer" and "subscriber" I have set my author.php like this <?php get_header(); $thisauthor = get_userdata(intval($author)); $author_user = ...
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WP Login forms action URLs displayed as pretty URLs in browser (ex with Restore Password)

I would like to use the WP native login/register/restore password/.. functionality, but display pretty URLs instead of wp-login.php I've been looking at the core code and noticed that most login ...
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How to pass url as a parameter in a add_rewrite_rule

I am building a plugin which relies on passing the url as a GET parameter. Now, I am trying to prettify the links by using rewrite rules but am stuck. What I have now: function ...
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Access $_POST data after redirect

How can I access $_POST data after a page redirect? I guess there is some way to tell WordPress to pass all $_POST data to the redirected address, like it does with $_GET data, using Rewrite Rules, ...
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Wordpress Rewrites - How can I pass a variable to Custom Post Type?

I'm looking for a wordpress rewrite that will let me pass a query var. I have a custom post type that produces urls like this: example.com/custom-post-slug/custom-post-title/ my goal is to have ...
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Pretty URLs for lost password functionality

I have WP installed in sub-directory and I'd like to have pretty URLs for the lost password functionality. So, something like this, from WP native -> pretty URL: Initial and any errors lost password ...
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“set_front” => false on custom post type breaks wp_list_categories links [closed]

My question is related to this one. I would like my post permalinks to be prefixed by /blog/, but I don't want this prefix to be applied to my custom post type portfolio. In other words, I expect post ...
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Per Page Permalink Structure for Page Post Type

I am trying to Re-Write Page URL's so that they END with .htm I was able to do this using... /* Add .htm extension to Page URL Links */ add_action('init', 'htm_page_permalink', -1); function ...
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How to change pagination base from slash to query form?

Can this function... function custom_pagination_base() { global $wp_rewrite; $wp_rewrite->pagination_base = 'p'; $wp_rewrite->flush_rules(); } add_action( 'init', 'custom_pagination_base' ); ...
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Prevent Wordpress from automatically correcting URLs

I notice that if I type in http://www.example.com/pag I can land on an existing page that has a name like http://www.example.com/page_five. I don't know exactly what causes this, but I want to know if ...
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Custom post type and custom taxonomy archive inaccessible

I've created some custom post type let say: post_type_1 post_type_2 Those post types are related to each other, every post_type_1 has parent of many post_type_2. Then I created a custom taxonomy ...
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Wordpress adding in site URL to header links

A little information: I am developing a one page theme that uses posts as sections on the main page. I have created code that allows users to add a menu item in the post page from a meta box when they ...
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Two (or more) parallel (sub-)TLDs that are retained when surfing the site / dynamically set the site address?

I am running a site for a German NGO under the domain sub.example.org. Recently, I added sub.example.ch for its Swiss spin-off. Both (sub-)domains are pointing to the same physical location, a WP ...
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how rewrite is working in wordpress

I have installed a plugin called marketpress. And it have a url as http://www.mydomain.com/store/shopping-cart/shipping/ Now i just want to know which php page it refers to. In my db and found ...
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Multiple URLS per post non-ascii

I am looking for some best practice / practical advise on a particular URL use case. I am finding myself using a lot of non-ASCII characters in my URLs. This doesn't really make it easy for users of ...
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How to modify author base slug with groups and slug to use nice_nickname?

After reading the following suggestions from Jan Fabry regarding URL rewrite and the author slug I took the challenge in combining both solution in one. Change author base slug for different roles ...
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username in rewritten URL, howto use it in a template

on my site user profiles can be accessed on /user/xxx. Now i created a rewrite rule and all user links are handled on the template page. But how can i access the xxx(user) in the template file? The ...
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What is the proper way to use add_rewrite_rule to remove the (question mark)?

I have a page called "People" with a custom template that takes in a variable called name: example.com/people/?name=FirstLast What I want is this: example.com/people/FristLast I know I need to use ...
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open all .docs in word online

Hey I'm trying to make all .doc/docx .xls/xlsx files open in office online. This would mean that every link to a .doc http://mywebsite.com/wp-content/uploads.link.doc would have to instead point ...
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Custom Rewrite Problem

I'm creating some custom rewrites using the code below. Everything works fine, as far as urls such as this: example.com/reviews/showname Tells my theme to use the special archive page and passes ...
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Need Help With A Rewrite Issue

On the site im getting this "mysitehere.com/pro/my-everyday/?auth=my%20author%20title" I would love to have it like "mysitehere.com/pro/my-everyday/my-author-title" I have looked around and found ...
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How to rewrite a URL to another rewritten URL without changing the address?

Just got to the end of a site build and the client is now saying the original site URL's need to stay the same and do not want to do 301 redirects due to loss of link juice. The structure of the site ...
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Custom Post Type nest under a normal WordPress Page

EDIT Again, nope it's not impossible, just nasty. Solution below. Trying very hard to get this working. Have tried numerous suggestions here on stackexchange/overflow My goals are to simply select ...
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Rewwrite rule for mapping plugin static file

I am thinking to move my static data to Amazon cloudefront and i am able to map all static data with the URL from the cloudefront except Plugins i have installed. I do not want to use any plugin to ...
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How to embed a new string in url?

I am creating a custom tours and travel theme in which I have created custom post type Cities, Locations, Destinations and i am using custom permalink structure. /%category%/%postname%/ So now I want ...
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rewrite_rule() not preserving the query string

We have added a custom rewrite_rule to our site to allow for a pretty inbound link to be parsed and handled properly. Links are constructed as domain.com/meetings/faculty/someIDnumber add_action( ...
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Generate daily archive whenever any post type is added

We have an issue with our date archive in WordPress, where our daily archive (example address www.xxx.com/2013/01/09) is only generated when a post from the default post type is added. Any day where a ...
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How to customize a title by passing query string?

I have a profile page, it is a template. Every time when I click one of a doctor, the profile page will show the specific doctor info by passing a query string. Something like profile?doctorName=abc. ...
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Rewrite and replace url wp-admin/edit.php and wp-admin/post-new.php

everybody I want to rewrite and replace all url mydomain.com/wp-admin/edit.php -> mydomain.com/wp-admin/edit/ and mydomain.com/wp-admin/post-new.php -> mydomain.com/wp-admin/addnewpost/ How i ...
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Lost of query parameter when using permalink

I have many issues with the use of rewriting, but i'll just point out one in this post to be specific. In my theme i use custom post type, with custom taxonomy function custom_post_realisation() { ...
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Rewrite vs Redirect from ?p={ID}

WordPress does a 301 from http://example.com/?p=100 to http://example.com/post-title/, but I thought a URL rewrite was different from a redirect and therefore this wouldn't result in a 301. Can ...
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Custom Rewrite Rules

I am developing a plugin, the goal of which is to allow for a bookmark-able, pretty permalink search engine on a single page. To do so, I am using WP's rewrite rules to allow for the ...
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Is it possible to generate an alternate structure for multi-tag urls?

I know that one can query multiple tags with the + syntax, as in www.example.com?tag=?test+test2+test3 I'm looking for a solution where the URL would be in this format instead: ...
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wordpress url correction

I have my wordpress site in a root folder like this "www.mysite/myblog/" so to get to the blog you have to go to "www.mysite/myblog/" I'm wanting to make it so that a user can go to "www.mysite" and ...
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Function to rewrite URl in Wordpress

I need to rewrte this URL http://example.com/news/?news_id=2 to http://example.com/news/2 where news is the page and 2 is the news_id I have added following code in functions.php: function ...
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Passing the JQuery string to Worldpress URL

I have already followed the tutorial here: http://www.rlmseo.com/blog/passing-get-query-string-parameters-in-wordpress-url/ But it still doesn't work. In the function.php, my code is //decode ...
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Creating a dynamic URL structure

I want to create a directory structure for my WordPress links and for the final page to be based on the taxonomy of the page. So I have a business that belongs to a city (meta) and country ...
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Creating a custom public user page

I'd like to develop a plugin that allows me to have custom user pages. I really like the way the author archive template handles the URL: /author/username. I don't want to rewrite the author_base as ...
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Using a page template without a page

Does anyone know if it's possible to use a page template on a URL, even if a page doesn't exist for that page? When building sites, I create the relevant pages to ensure use of the templates, but ...