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

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Removing base slug from hierarchical custom post type

I have a hierarchical custom post type called "state". My goal is to have a permalink structure like thus: http://website.com/idaho/ http://website.com/idaho/sub-page I'm close but haven't quite ...
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Permalink issues with custom taxonomies

I have a (hopefully simple) question here. Built in post type: Category I have a custom post type: Rights, with a custom Category taxonomy for it (Rights Category). My issue is using the rewrite ...
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Pretty URLs and custom post types

I've read the posts on WP SA on rewrites and custom post types, but I can't figure out why my search for 2 different post types isn't working. I'd like my URLS to become ...
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How to change blog category, author URL in wordpress

I have create a WordPress page with slug blog. I can easily access the blog par with /blog. Now what I want is to add blog/ in front of all the urls in my blog, like blog/category/first, ...
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Thousands of 404 errors on old posts due to embedded links

The number of 404 errors on the server has gone up drastically in the last 45 days (from 2000 to 9000). this is after I have made no changes to my permalink structure or .htaccess. the 404 pages are ...
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Rewrite a specific Post Format to URL slug

I'll cut to the chase. I am using Post Formats on my WordPress 3.6 site, specifically 'Video', which I want to include in the URL slug. I'm pretty well verse in WordPress plugin writing etc, but ...
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Blog installed in subdirectory but need to create pages in root. How to use permalinks?

Our companies blog is installed in /blog. Our permalink structure is /%postname%/ so posts currently look like https://www.domain.com/blog/post We've been asked to publish a series of guides which ...
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Pagination problem

I have two custom rewrite rules: add_rewrite_rule('foo/bar/?', 'index.php?post_type=foo', 'top'); add_rewrite_rule('foo/bar/([a-z]+)/?', 'index.php?post_type=foo&bar=$matches[1]', 'top'); Which ...
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Multiple custom post types using the same taxonomy = URL frustrations

I have two custom post types: Events Businesses I have a new taxonomy that both these CTP's share: Locations If I go to "domain.com/events/" I see an archive of all the events, and if I go to ...
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Mobile version and URL Rewrite

I had created a dedicated mobile version for my website, not responsive theme. I used a wp_is_mobile function to change some styles and script, also a template. All working good but I want to add a ...
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How to show in search results posts with a particular tag in a particular category?

As the home page of my blog I've a static page. There I want to show the navigation of the site. Category1 Sub-Category1 tag1, tag2, tag3 Category1 Sub-Category2 tag1, tag2, tag3 ...
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Using plus (+) sign insread of space (-) in WordPress URL

How to change space (-) sign to plus (+) sign in clean URL WordPress? Like: http://www.whitelotuscorporation.co.in/anax_wp/about-us/ to: http://www.whitelotuscorporation.co.in/anax_wp/about+us/ ...
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Why doesn't flush_rewrite_rules run on plugin activation?

I'm trying to flush rewrite rules in a plugin and it isn't working. I have to go to permalinks -> save in the admin panel for the rewrites to flush. Can anyone see why? class SpektrixPlugin { public ...
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Visiting posts results in 404 errors after host migration

I have migrated my WordPress blog from one host to another by way of transferring the files and exporting/importing my database, updating URL references where needed. On my new host, I can ...
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How to use if($wp_query->query_vars['name'] == 'pagethatdontexist') without getting a 404? How to suppress 404

i want to do something if my url is /pagethatdontexist But I dont want wp sending 404 headers. I tried this: add_action('wp', array($this,'awp')); function awp(){ global $wp_query ; ...
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How can I emulate permalink behaviour on static pages

I am working on a Wordpress site which is displaying results from an Events API on a given page. the page is at /whats-on. I want to provide links on the page which are formatted like ...
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WPNetwork with custom URL Rewrite rules

I have a theme that has some custom rewrite rules built in to it. The problem is that they are not working with WP multisite. On the install I use to build themes (which is outside of the network), ...
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Remove subfolders from URL

I am having a tough time removing the subfolders from the URL in my WordPress site. Currently, the URL format is: www.mysite.com/subfolder/index.php/category/postname I would like to remove both the ...
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Rewrite rules goes away

I have a strange issue. The custom rewrite rules are registered correctly in my plugin activation hook. But, if I go to the permalinks settings page and clic on "Save changes" I lost the rewrite rules ...
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Why would Wordpress use 'attachment' in a custom post type's query string?

Why would Wordpress use 'attachment' in a custom post type's query string? Albeit I have a slightly contorted structure in place, I can't seem to find where 'attachment' comes into play and how to ...
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Image Attachment Url Rewrite

I'm having an issue with url rewriting for a theme I'm making, which is basically a gallery theme based on the roots theme. Here's how the site navigation works: Home Page (With Tiled Image Gallery) ...
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Custom query variable - get wordpress to redirect to nice permalink url

I have been looking for an answer for the last couple of hours but could not find anything pointing me in the right direction. Some advice would be very much appreciated! What I already have: A ...
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Permalinks for Taxonomy and Custom Post Type

Have the following situation here: Custom post type: 'recipes' Taxonomy for custom post type 'recipes': 'receitas' One of the taxonomies slug: 'receitas-whoopie-pie' The permalink structure MUST be: ...
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Using www and without www url both for same site

Site URL is lgagro.com.sg; currently, if browsed without www., it redirects to www.lgagor.com.sg. I want to access it with and without www i.e. when I browse it by http://lgagro.com.sg it should work ...
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Is slug “type” reserved and can't be used in taxonomy rewrite?

I desperately need your help guys. I am trying to register custom post type and taxonomy the following way: add_action( 'init', 'product_catalog' ); add_action( 'init', 'product_type', 0 ); function ...
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Custom permalink variable on single post

I'm trying rewrite url for permalink on single post my permalink: /%postname%/ My single form: http://example.com/abc-def/?chapter=1 adc-def mean: %postname% i want permalink is: ...
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Why does my URL keep returning 404 error code?

I have a custom type on my wordpress site called 'movie'. If the user type this URL : http://mysite.com/1994, I would like to display all movies published in 1994. Unfortunately, I get a consistent ...
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How to Change Author Posts URL

How can I display an authors archive by author id instead author slug like http://example.com/author/author_slug/ to http://example.com/author/123/
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How to create single static page extending another URL

I have existing URL game/ninja-cat-and-zombie-dinosaurs/ which is created by rewrite: game/([^/]+)(/[0-9]+)?/?$ It leads to a custom post type (defined by theme Swatch). Now I'd like to have a URL ...
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WordPress Rewrite rule is not working

I am trying to create a rewrite rule for one of my custom page and here is the rewrite rule function add_my_rule() { global $wp; $wp->add_query_var('name_state'); ...
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Query Vars for the Homepage?

I'd like to make the homepage accept query vars for year, month and date while still keeping the custom permalink structure for the rest of the site. Basically the homepage needs to display several ...
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Use custom clean URLs for a plug in

I've created a plug in that displays a list of items from the database. I need to link from an item to the item description page, however instead of the link looking like: ...
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Dynamically generated URL and Content page

I am in need of some advice. I have a section on my home page dynamically pulling in a list of terms from a custom table in the WP db. I have made a unique custom URL for each of these terms based on ...
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Pagination on custom post type not working

I'm having a hard time getting pagination to work with my custom post type query. The standard "previous_posts_link()" and "next_posts_link();" aren't working. And through a bit of testing, I've ...
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Help with rewrite rule

I have a probleme with a rewrite rule. On my page, I have a link to : mySite/pubmed/article/23919219 I would like to convert it to http://example.com/index.php?page_id=165&article_id=23919219 ...
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WordPress index page is returning 404 and admin page requires /index.php in url

My WordPress installation is in a different folder from my main site: /var/www/html/wordpress <= WP installation /var/www/html/main-site <= main site I would like to have WP display when ...
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Change Wordpress comments url / word

Is this possible? For example, I want to change http://mysitesitesite.com/post-name/comment-page-1/#comment-452 to http://mysitesitesite.com/post-name/custonname-1/#customname-452 What should I ...
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Why is a rewrite rule in wordpress prevent pagination?

I have a custom page that uses a rewrite rule. The "non-pagination" rewrite works fine: add_rewrite_rule( '^brand-list/([^/]*)/([^/]*)/?', ...
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When is it a good idea to build a permalink structure from scratch?

Is it a good idea to design a permalink structure from scratch? The requirements to the structure are as follows: Pages to be referenced by their structure ...
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Random Alphanumeric Key URLs

I need random (and unique) alphanumeric permalinks. I've looked at several plugins but they all seem to do some form of redirection to a longer URL. That's not what I want, I want the permalink to be ...
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A change in URL slug in database returns 404, how can I do auto-redirect?

I have a huge blog with over 10K posts and a lot of posts with some adult keywords in titles, urls, content and tags. I am trying to remove all adult ones with "search and replace" plugin. It works ...
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Add .html extension to custom post type taxonomies

I want to have the .html extension in the custom post type taxonomy urls. My custom post type taxonomy it is called "product_cat". I will need something like: ...
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2nd and 3rd Custom Post Type URL's 404ing

My first CPT saves its URL's exactly as expected. However, I have worked for 2 days on getting my second and third Custom Post Type URL'S to rewrite correctly. They do in fact save as expected in ...
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Using add_rewrite_tag to create urls for page sections

I am dividing my page templates into linkable regions. I'd like to be able to use clean urls to do so. My page urls look like so www.example.com/page-name/?section=example I'd like to rewrite the ...
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External/non-WP rewrite rule without QSA

I'm trying to add a new external/non-WP rewrite rule to my .htaccess but WP keeps adding [QSA,L] to the end of the rule. How do I prevent the QSA part? This line adds the RewriteRule: ...
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Specific routing for CPT

I'm developing site for art gallery. A have Artist CPT (internal name artsin_artist) which is defined in my functions.php like following: register_post_type('artsin_artist', array( 'labels' => ...
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Custom url rewriting

I am struggling to create custom rewrite rules for wordpress. This is my url structure http://domain/cityprofile/?city=Sydney where city profile is a page template. Now i want to make this url ...
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change the url in wordpress

I'm creating a wordpress website, And i have created "News" custom post type with taxonomy. My archive page URL is www.yourwebsite.com/news/ and taxonomy page URL is ...
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Multiple post categories - single permalink

I created a post which is assigned to multiple categories. Eg: I have a post "My Post", and I put it in "foo" and "bar" categories. Now my article will have two permalinks, "/foo/my-post" and ...
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Changing a custom post type “has_archive” after registered

Ok, I've seen some similar posts on how to change a custom post type's attributes after it has been registered (in my case, I'm trying to modify a custom post type created by a plugin without ...