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

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How to make a custom route with any-string-part/number-part pointing to an existing page?

I've got a page with my own widget inside of it which needs some params from the url to produce dynamic db results - don't worry everything is sanitized well and I only let this part out to keep this ...
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add_rewrite_rule not working

I'm trying to do some url rewriting. I've picked this example right off the wordpress wiki here: add_rewrite_rule('^nutrition/([^/]*)/([^/]*)/?','index.php?foo=bar','top'); The wiki page says: ...
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How to set up Author archives with sub category URL

So i have a site where i have used the authors.php page so that i can display individual user's profile pages.. the url then looks something like: http://mydomain.com/author/test/ What i would like ...
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URL Rewriting if it is a single post / redirecting post - post type

I have a unique kind of question that I've been wrapping my brain around. Google is penalizing us with duplicate content because you can access our single blog posts both by going to: ...
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Do WordPress Permalinks Refer to a Lookup Table in the Database?

I'm trying to figure out how to rewrite URLs while dropping the original parameter (whether it's a number or text); basically exactly what WP does with it's clean permalinks Does a database lookup ...
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'rewrite_rules_array' or 'generate_rewrite_rules' for adding custom rewrite rules?

Is there any reason why I should use rewrite_rules_array instead of generate_rewrite_rules? generate_rewrite_rules works out of the box, but I couldn't get rewrite_rules_array to work. And I am told ...
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Custom rewrite rules for feeds of custom queries (query_var query strings in URL)?

Question updated. What I'm trying to do If I want to display posts (or a feed of posts) that belong to a category AND a custom taxonomy, or a category AND a tag, or a custom taxonomy AND a tag, I ...
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Rewrite Rule & Regex - Extract 'cat-name' and 'page-number' from http://domain.com/custom-post-type/category/cat-name/page/page-number

I have an URL formatted so: http://domain.com/custom-post-type/category/cat-name/page/page-number I need to extract: cat-name and page-number So that in my functions.php, I can create the custom ...
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Custom Permalinks for Custom Taxonomies/Post Types -> Top Level Pages not working [duplicate]

I have created a custom post type called "artists". These are categorized by the custom taxonomy "style". I do have this: ./photography/edward-example (single page with details) ...
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Overwrite rewrite-slug of built in post-type 'post'

I need to change the rewrite-slug of the built in post-type 'post' to 'example.com/magazine/news/any-nice-news-item'. When I re-register the post-type 'post' and set the rewrite-slug to ...
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Hard to find a good rewriting rule

I need to rewrite an adress for my WP site. I encounter difficulties, and I may need your kindfull help. In fact, in need to rewrite ...
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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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rewrite rule for home/index page

I've been struggling for a while already and all of my attempts failed so I have no other choice but to ask for help here... a) I've made a custom post type page_blox whose capability_type => ...
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Custom Post Type URL Rewrite's

I am going to try and sum up what I am trying to achieve... Basically I have a custom post type called 'marketing_list' which will have custom fields holding information relating to marketing lists ...
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URL rewrite in theme doesn't seem to be working

so I was asked to create url rewrites for one of the websites we're working on, but the thing is the test rewrite I did, just to try it out, is not really working. here's the code I put in the ...
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URL Rewrite doesn't work for nested pages

I am using URL rewrite like this page: unexpected problem in url rewrite It works without any problem, but when I try to use the same rules for nested page, it doesn't work. Say, I have two pages ...
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One WP install, I need to map a custom domain name to each category

I've read other answers but they weren't satisfactory. Multiple blogs, different domain names, one install to rule them all Multiple Domain Names - One WP Install (non-Multisite) - Default Each ...
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Why is WP creating both “/?tag=” and “/tag/” URLS for same content?

I've noticed that WordPress is generating duplicate content with slightly different URLs. For example: http://example.com/the-blog/?tag=santas-workshop ...
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WordPress keeps writing rewrite rules to .htaccess

WordPress keeps writing rewrite rules into .htaccess again and again till it causes an error and causes server to return 500 Internal server error... i.e. My .htaccess is a series of # BEGIN ...
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flush_rewrite_rules() not working on plugin activation

I am experimenting with creating a simple plugin to create a custom post type named project but am having some trouble with the rewrite rules not been flushed on activation. I have the main plugin ...
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Rewrite URL - how to do a SEO-friendly Unicode custom URL?

After a major load of 404 with some category and tag URL, I questioned on StackOverflow about my WordPress blog. My blog is in Unicode Bānglā. After a nice anatomy on the fact in Facebook1 with some ...
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Rewrites with options on custom post type

I have a custom post type called 'episodes'. All of my episodes have an audio file associated with them. This file is embedded automatically in the template. Some of my episodes also have a video ...
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Using a custom 410 page

I've been trying to figure this out without success. In created a 410.php in my theme, and in my nginx config, I added:- error_page 410 /index.php?error=410 as I'd seen suggested in a few places, ...
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add_rewrite_rule and passing variables for custom post types

this is driving me crazy!! Scenario is... Custom post type let's call it "cpt_product" setup with the rewrite "products" Trying to use the add_rewrite_rule to create a friendly URL for meta details ...
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Setting up a virtual subdirectory to display identical content as root directory [duplicate]

We have a standard Wordpress installation being used as a CMS. We're using standard pages with basic permalinks (e.g., /page/ or /parent/page/). We'd like to have that exact same content mapped to a ...
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How can I process all requests for a given directory in a URL with my plugin?

I'd like to pass all requests for a given directory using a plugin or template file. For instance, all of the following requests would be sent to the plugin: mysite.com/directory/blah ...
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Rewrite url / permalink for default archive - yearly / monthly

I want to change the structure of yearly/monthly archive URL of default post type 'post'. As we know be default the URLs are like: Default: http://wwww.domain.com/2013/09 but want them rewritten, ...
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Post Type Rewrite Custom

Demo for example: my-site.com/shop-virtual/ - Listing all posts of Post type "Products". my-site.com/shop-virtual/products/category - Listing all posts of Category. ...
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Custom Permalink Base

To enable all category, single and archive pages to render the url with a prefix of "news". E.g. www.yourdomain.com/news/category/post-name I set the permalink structure as ...
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Custom Taxonomy 404

I've created a couple of custom post types: add_action( 'init', 'register_post_types' ); function register_post_types() { register_post_type( 'jobsearch-post', array( ...
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Help fixing custom post type and taxonomy rewrite rules

I have a custom post type called featured_property and related taxonomy called locations and am having trouble getting the URL structure I want. I'm SO close but having trouble with the top level ...
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Why does wordpress still strip my query var?

Im trying to pass a query var to a custom page template with pretty permalinks. So basically i have a page called "albums". And i want to pass a query var to that page called "type". So the ...
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Is it possible to match site root with a WP rewrite rule? [closed]

I need to add a custom query var to the site root. For example say I have a query var, lets say 'colour'. I have a CPT called banana and I use the filter 'banana_rewrite_rules' to add ...
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Conflict in the urls of Taxonomy and Post Type

I have added a Custom Post Type "Review" with this code: // // Review post type related functions. // add_action( 'init', 'ci_create_cpt_review' ); if( !function_exists('ci_create_cpt_review') ): ...
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Why is add_rewrite_endpoint incompatible with /%category%/%postname%/ permalink structure?

I've added a myvar/myvalue rewrite endpoint to EP_ALL which can be added to any URL of a WP installation and a WP plugin will act upon it. That part is cool but it doesn't work when the 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 ; ...