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

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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 http://example.com/the-blog/tag/santas-...
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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 mysite.com/...
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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. my-site.com/shop-virtual/products/...
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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 /news/%category%/%...
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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 non-...
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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 '?colour=yellow'...
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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 example.com/search/events/...
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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, blog/author/...
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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 $wp_query ; debug($...
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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 mysite.com/...
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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: http://example.com/...
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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'); $wp->add_query_var(...