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

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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 ...
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URL Redirect in Wordpress

I am facing problem to redirect some url in wordpress. I need to rewrite following URL: First URL is like this: http://example.com/news/?news=2 where news=2 is the news id and I am getting this id by ...
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How do I add a server-independent external rewrite rule?

External rewrite rules are awesome. They let you define rewrites that don't necessarily pass through WordPress' index.php. This means you can map arbitrary rules to arbitrary files like: ...
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ow to change cutsom page url of wordpress site using htaccess

i need help in httaccess rewrite of a wordpress site. i have url like below http://thewhiterabbit.dk/beta/steder-detail/?id=floos i want it to be like ...
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Creating custom permalink structure for languages

I've written a simple multi-language system, whereby clicking on a flag icon sets a one year cookie containing a two letter language code (e.g. nl, de, etc). I hook into the wp action to read the ...
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Passing parameters to a custom page template using clean urls

I am now passing parameters to a custom template in the following format www.example.com/?pageid=12&rid=24&title=this-is-the-title I have created two tables . So I need to fetch data and ...
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Rewrite rules for custom posts types

So I created a new post type 'quote'. Basically I want to change all quotes URLs to domain.com/quotes/ID since as it as right now (/?quote={xxx}) could get pretty long, and since this post type is ...
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Wordpress Rewrite Rule

I have a standard page setup at http://mysite.com/mypage/ I'd like to setup a rewrite rule in my theme functions that takes any URLs such as: http://mysite.com/mypage/helloworld/ <-- Currently ...
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Date based URLs for custom posts and pagination

I have created a custom permalink structure for a custom post type (events) using the code below: $GLOBALS["wp"]->add_query_var("event_year"); $GLOBALS["wp"]->add_query_var("event_monthnum"); ...
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Custom taxonomy on permalink

I have a long time problem and look forward for your help. I have a custom taxonomy of "city" (it is no hierarchical like tags). I just would like my URLs to look like this: ...
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Overwrite URL on blog posts

I would like to overwrite my URL on single blog posts. At the moment my posts are displaying as www.mydomain.co.uk/post-title, however I would like them to be as www.mydomain.co.uk/blog/post-title ...
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Using the Rewrite API to Construct a RESTful URL

I'm trying to generate rewrite rules for a RESTful API. I just want to see if there is a better way to make this work than having to write out every possible rewrite combination. Ok so I have 4 ...
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Creating a folder structure

My WP site has a members area which they pay to get access to. I want that area to be a subfolder, so something like site.com/premium/nameofpage. I am aware of url rewriting, htaccess etc. Is that ...
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Rewrite URL variable to custom path

I am passing to my url some variables to display latest posts, most viewed etc. http://website.com/?r_sortby=highest_rated I am wondering how to create a custom path for it instead for SEO purpose ...
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subdirectory install breaking existing links

I've had this issue several times now. While building a site, including some content, I keep wordpress in a subdirectory (say, /wordpress/). When putting it live, I move/copy 3 files out of the dir ...
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Rewrite the base-url for single posts

I want to append the URL when viewing a single post. For example when im on a post I want the url to be something like: example.com/mypage/mypage/single-post-article The default url is ...
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Incorrect 404 for pages when using permalink, a static front page, and posts page

I am having an issue with my permalink setup, which I think has to do with my setup, rewrite rules, and more. Under Settings->Reading, we have a static Front Page set as well as a Posts page (Home ...
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How to solve this without flushing the rewrite rules for each post query the visitor triggers?

Actually I have the problem that I provide a menu link (predefined in theme) to the latest post of a specific custom post type. I achieve this by the following function … function ...
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How to Detect That WP is Using Mod Rewrite or $_GET variables?

I am trying to get WP is using Mod_Write or $_GET for URLs, Because by it, I can generate my own links like: mysite.com/val1/val2 or in a conventional way; mysite.com/?var1=val1&var2=val2 ...
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Is Wordpress API visible from PHP file called in htaccess

I'm trying to add some rewriterules in the .htaccess file to deal with hotlinked images - specifically I want to add the URL from the post where the image appeared to the header location information ...
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Changing URL scheme, mod_rewrite not helping

We're trying to move away from the /YYYY/MM/DD/Post-Title URL structure without breaking links that are floating around on the internet. The mod_rewrite rule is fairly straight forward - RewriteRule ...