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 fires when retrieving a custom value?

I'm working on an old WP Multisite instalation (3.0.1) and something weird is happening. The guy who built the site made a decision to store direct URLs instead of Post IDs to a Custom Field. And ...
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Use single-site install and map entities to subdomains

Not sure if this is a pipe-dream, but I am interested in the URL rewriting capabilities (and DNS mapping) of a single-site WordPress install. Typically in a WordPress MU setup, we'd use WordPress Mu ...
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Relative URLs and hide /wp-content/themes/

in my header and other sections I would like to use <script src="/incs/js/script.js"></script> While maintaining the default theme folder structure in server as below ...
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Custom user profile URLs

I have created a page "profile" that when visited with get variable of user id like: http://example.com/profile/?uid=1 Then it will display the profile details of user id 1. Now I want to rewrite … ...
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Virtual Page with Registration form

Working on a plugin, which is intended to provide a registration on front-end, to let users register. I am trying to create a Virtual page, which would display the form. Trying to create URL like ...
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Make post slug have priority over category slug

I have a wordpress site where the category base is stripped from the url. Now, when a category has a certain slug that's similar to a post slug, the category is shown. I would like to show the post ...
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URL problem: www.sitename.com/blog and www.sitename.com/learn using same WP installation

I'm sure there has to be some way to make this with single wordpress instalation. Posts for "learn" page are tagged with "learn" and I built a custom template that has loop that prints only posts from ...
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How to rewrite custom post type URL for multiple depths instead of one specific depth

I got this code that rewrite the url's for custom posttypes. It works but only for a depth where the posttitle is on the 5th segment. How can i adjust it so it accepts multiple depths? e.g.: ...
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Rewriting URLs in Wordpress

I am trying to solve a rewrite problem but don't fully understand how to read the below code. I believe the event/industry/(.+)/?$' is stating the format I want in my new url after rewritten, which ...
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how to move another machine or server without dealing with IP

Wordpress website for a small company. i am able to install wordpress in IIS server. my doubt is when installing , i am giving the ip address as "192.168.0.101:87".Everything works fine.I created ...
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404 permalink errors on Pages only

I am having a strange issue with permalinks while using the /%postname%/ structure. I can access my custom post types using the pretty permalink localhost/cpu/<post-type>/<post-title>/ ...
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URL to an image in a post is changing when permalink is set to custom. Can I avoid this?

I have a buy-button image set in all posts on the entire site. When permalink settings are default the URL to that image file is www.mydomain.com/images/buy-button.gif. When permalink settings are ...
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a one-off rewrite rule

I have one page that I need to change the URL for. Currently, the page resides at example.com/departments/human-resources/ (human-resources is a sub-page of /departments/ ) My client wants to ...
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ReWriteRules and WordPress Multi-Sites with Sub Directories

I'm having a diffucult time getting the ReWriteRules and URL structures setup for a Wordpress 3.4.2 (latest version as of this post) blog with multi-site enabled. www.ourdomain.com/ is the homepage ...
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Custom category URL rewriting

Here is the situation: let say I have a page called Press and that page has this url: www.example.com/press-center Now, let say that I have a category Press (slug is press) and subcategory called ...
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404 error using Meta for Permalink rewrite

I'm trying to rewrite my permalinks using meta data from my post. The permalink rewrite works fine but I'm getting the 404 error when I try to view the post. Could someone offer a clue as to why this ...
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How do I make WordPress revise an .htaccess file a certain way?

I've learned just a slight bit with WordPress Rewrite API -- just enough to add another rewrite rule for a plugin. The plugin works if installed in the root, but I'm finding that if one installs ...
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Enforcing canonical URLs with multiple custom post types

I'm working on a project with several custom post types, where one of the post types is naturally (but not actually in the WordPress sense) the 'parent' of the others. For example, say I have a ...
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How to improve WordPress security by hiding non public facing files?

e.g. curl -I http://ma.tt/blog/wp-config.php 200 OK The wp-config.php is not public facing file, since it currently just return blank page, so why not return 404 instead. (so will not be cached by ...
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Tricky URL rewrite with custom values in url

We have custom post type as user_images and each of these post has a image attached with image name is 3 digit number followed by extension. When the url http://mysite.com/wp_username/3digitnumber ...
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Possible to get all posts with my shortcode?

So here's what I'm trying to do. I'm building a plugin for a business directory. Each business is assigned to a category. There are two views, listing and detail. To give the user as much ...
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Permalinks so that one custom post type appears to be a child of another, not working

Currently I have two post types, "products" and "products-data" they are separate post types; however, for all intents and purposes products-data is a child post of products. The relation is ...
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Display posts with author in the url with custom post types

I'm having a really difficult time with this. I have a multi-user gallery site. Each author has his own page that lists the author's posts (this is a custom post type). I have made it so that the ...
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Rewriting Image URLs from dynamic to original

Here's the deal: My plugin automatically watermarks images from the WP gallery on the fly using the GD library wherever these images appear. So, I have a physical copy (in wp-uploads) of these ...
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External/non-WP rewrite rules

I have a fairly complex wordpress with multiple sub-directories: example.com/sub1/ example.com/sub2/ I'm trying to implement some history/bookmark support, and to do that I need the URLS containing ...
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How to Create a Custom Slug for Tags and Categories with a prefix or suffix?

I wanted to rename the slug to use a custom rewrite with a prefix or suffix that I choose. For example, if the tag name is "product" I want to use a rewrite with a slug that says ...
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Pretty URLs and rewrite

I'm trying to get to where I can create a pretty URL for a custom post type (The end goal being to add a unique value to the query string so I can leverage page caching). So for example the original ...
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Two Rewrite Rules

I have one folder inside WordPress root folder named links and there is a file called index.php inside this folder. at somewhere else in my WordPress site I do generate links such as ...
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Custom url structure - pages under a custom post type

I'm struggling with the structure of my Wordpress site and I was hoping you might be able to give me some advice. The site is for a series of events and the structure is as follows: Gateway ...
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get_permalink returns default link

I hope you can help me. So I'm using /%postname%/ as permalink structure, and my htaccess looks like this: # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase ...
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Customise particular RSS permalink

From my old static website, I want to preserve some URLs like the RSS Feed one. My feed URL is http://traduction.bainslesbains.com/actualite-russe.xml and I want to redirect it to the category feed ...
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Add forward slash on categories url (serve one version of a url)

How can I a add forward slash on categories URLs and serve only that version of a category (meaning URLs not ending in forward-slash will redirect to URLs ending in forward slash). I manage to remove ...
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One blog inside another

I have a question about having two blogs at the same host simultaneously. Here is my scenario: The first blog is hosted in the root directory http://mathosproject.com/, and the second is hosted in a ...
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Combine Multiple Categories Into One URL Slug

I have a Wordpress website with 20+ categories. To make it easier to navigate I want to decrease the categories, but at the same time keep the original categories. In other words I want to be able to ...
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Appending numbers to url do not break the link

I'm doing some url and meta cleanup and have found a strange problem(?) where, when adding a number to a url, the url still works. For example: The following uris both work and retrieve the same ...
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Search url wp-rewrite after redirect?

I started using this functions for my "search results"-page. #SearchRewrite add_action('generate_rewrite_rules', 'my_rewrite_rules'); function my_rewrite_rules( $wp_rewrite ) { //RewriteRule ...
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Custom rewrite rule is not picked by Wordpress

I am trying to create a custom Rewrite URL something like function add_my_rule() { global $wp; $wp->add_query_var('state'); $wp->add_query_var('state_destination'); ...
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URL Rewrite with Custom Variables

I right now have a custom post type with a url structure like: example.com/videos/taxonomyname/ I have a custom variable that I am detecting in the template file to switch layout views which works ...
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Rewrite URL for taxonomy listing

I have created several custom taxonomies and each "archive" can be viewed on the url mysite.com/taxonomy/term Is it possible to rewrite the URLs so my taxonomy archive lives under for example ...
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wordpress multisite permalink structure: mostly subdomains but not all

I've got a Wordpress multi-site install with three (related) sites, and it works great. Previously, each site had its own totally unique domain name which I was managing with the WordPress MU Domain ...
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Taxonomy in URL

I have a huge problem: I want to have nice URL's on my Homepage. I got a custom post type and taxonomies. Now I want to have a URL like that: www. mydomain ...
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.htaccess rewrite

I have created a custom post type called 'event' and added an event called London 2012. I want the following URL structure for a page: local.mysite.com/london-2012/speakers I have created a page ...
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How to Rewrite Wordpress URL for a Plugin

I am trying to build a Wordpress plugin here with a custom user admin area. What I would like to do is when the user adds /edit at the end of the page, it should open a page from my plugin. So for ...
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Wordpress plugin url for form submit

I am creating a custom plugin that has dynamic forms and I wanted to ask on how I can create a dynamic form action url. Example is Contact Form 7, how did cf7 create the form action url without ...
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unexpected problem in url rewrite

As per the answer provided in How to create custom URL routes? I have created the rewrite rule using the same function provided. add_action( 'init', 'wpse26388_rewrites_init' ); function ...
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Rewrite Custom Fields url

I use custom fields named 'url' to add another website url (like http://www.youtube.com), I want to rewrite the 'url' as http://www.mysite.com/go/123. I tried all rewrite plugins, no one could do ...
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Re-write specific custom post type category URL to go to another page

I know this general question has been asked before (like here and here), but the problem is with my limited experience, I cannot get the results I need looking at other people's code. So here's my ...
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Permalink Rewrite for Custom Taxonomy

I have added a custom taxonomy called 'Boards' with the following code function add_custom_taxonomies() { register_taxonomy('board', 'post', array( 'labels' => array( 'name' ...
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How does WP handle multiple matching rewrite rules?

Here is my url to a custom type : http://host/movie/my-slug When I go to this link, I'm redirected to http://host/movie/my-slug/?post_type=movie which results in a 404 error. I use Rewrite ...
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How to redirect to correct pages after permalink structure change

I am changing my permalink structure from /%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%/ to /%category%/%postname%/. Is it possible to redirect old links using old permalink structure to the new link? Possibly via ...