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

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Rewrite Rules Are Redirecting and Not Passing VARs

I have the following code in my functions.php file. <?php add_action('init', 'flush_rewrite_rules'); function custom_add_rewrite_rules( $wp_rewrite ) { $new_rules = array( ...
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Custom post type permalink endpoint

I have a custom post type called "destinations" and I have set the EP mask for the post type to default EP_PERMALINK. I have added a couple of endpoints as follows : add_filter( 'query_vars', ...
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Changes done to .htaccess are not getting reverted back

I am new to WordPress and playing around with it to get some idea about its working. I have done some changes to WordPress' .htaccess file to add some redirection and that worked perfectly fine. Now ...
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Can't add external rewrites

I've got the following code in my functions.php function add_custom_rewrite_rules(){ add_rewrite_tag('%gallery%','([^/]+)', 'gallery='); add_rewrite_tag('%album%','([^/]+)', 'album='); ...
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Google is indexing wordpress attachment pages

I have a bit of a problem/issue what is freaking me out a bit. I hope you can help me. If i do site:www.somesitename.com search in Google i see that Google is indexing my attachment pages. I want to ...
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Rewrite wp-login.php URLS to static pages?

I'm struggling with getting a few things in WP to redirect. I'm using a front-end profile / profile editor, and I'm also using a front-end login/register. Naturally I would like to redirect the ...
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custom post archive URL is wrong

I recently found out that I could use the with-front=>false argument in register_post_type(). So I went and changed my custom post type slugs and did a flush_rewrite_rules(). Now 2 of my custom ...
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WP-e-commerce (getshopped) - Annoying permalink issue [closed]

i’m using wp-ecommerce (getshopped) and WPML on a website, all pages display correctly when i use the default (/ugly…) permalink structure, but when i try to use the much desired permalink structure ...
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Using $_GET variables in the URL?

I need to generate a simple error message on a page by passing a variable through the URL. The URL is structured as follows: http://site.com/parent-category/category/?error=pause I'm sure it's the ...
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custom url rewrite

I have a custom search, one database out of WP, I store the page in wordpress admin panel: http://localhost/wp/wp-admin/post.php?post=96&action=edit&message=1 Then the page's url looks like ...
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Change Attachment Post URLs to File URLs

I have a client with a very image heavy blog. Every time they upload images in their posts they are using the Attachment Post URL for the link instead of the File URL. The problem with this is that ...
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How to prevent URL-modification when page title contains digits only?

When I create a page whose title contains only digits - wordpress adds '-2' to the url, like it does in cases, where there is a page with the same name already existing. However this is not the case ...
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How to redirect a link to a new link?

I am about to change the slug for my page's permalink. Since I dont want to loose the traffic, i would like to redirect the visitors to the new more SEo friendly link. Can I achieve this with the ...
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Add extra optional text to permalink e.g. “-with-*”

I've been scratching my head about this one for a while. I have tried to add a hook within WP_Rewrite to ensure that we can pick up pages with a similar structure: /products/product1-with-* ...
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modify URL with mod_rewrite or hook

i'm trying to achieve the following: user enters this URL into browser http://mydomain.com/boston/categoryname/postname/ i then want to get the first "folder" and check whether or not it's ...
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Custom permalink with child taxonomy terms

This may ressemble other questions, but i'm posting my own as I couldn't find a conclusive answer that worked for me. What you need to know I have a custom post type (products), with a custom ...
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help with rewrite_tag and rewrite_rule for custom page GET variables [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: custom htaccess rewrite rule for page ok i made another post and i got pointed to the Rewrite API however, when i do print_r($_GET) on the page, it echos an empty array ...
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custom htaccess rewrite rule for page

i have a page in wordpress called "video". its page id is 6, and its slug is "video" in my theme ive set it up to show content based on GET variables here is the URL rewrite im trying to set up: ...
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Rewrite of URL with '[' ']' or '(' ')' as literals

Trying to match and URL like this linktosite/alphaNum/123/321/alphanum[alphanum].jpg in .htaccess I can match and extract all the groups properly with ...
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Add Rewrite Rule for custom page

Was trying to create author specific page with author specific URL and it was working fine,but when i created this URL did not taken in to account following 2 factors Author Name Conflict (similar ...
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Creating author Specific page URL

My Question is almost similar to author-specific-urls-in-wordpress and mapping-multiple-urls-to-same-page-in-wordpress. And i have followed the following steps Created a custom page (writer.php) ...
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How to Create a Custom Plugin Permalink

I wrote a simple plugin that will redirect the users to a page on a certain date. (in this case it's for the Blackout against SOPA here in the US) Right now I'm using the line ...
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How can I rewrite a URL to pass requests to a custom method via AJAX? (I can't use admin-ajax.php)

I have to build a WordPress plugin which gives out HTML for an AJAX call. However, because of the server environment I cannot use the traditional admin-ajax.php. Someone told me that I could build a ...
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Is it possible to change the URL of custom post types to hide the post type slug?

I would like to turn /{custom-post-type}/{post-name} to /{post-name}, is this possible? If this is not possible, can I change the labels/terminology in Pages or Posts so that they could be called ...
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Custom permalink structure only for default posts

Does anybody know how to modify the url struct only for the single post page? When I go to a post page, the url should look like: example.com/xxx/my-post. All other urls (with the exception of the ...
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Rewrite custom taxonomy slug - but only parent items

I've set up a custom hierarchical taxonomy called 'region'. So now I have e.g. url.com/region/leeds/ etc. However, I'm now expanding to other countries, so I'm making the region sub-categories of ...
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“.#[random-char-string]” being inserted at end of URLs

I've seen this on a couple of sites now and I'm having trouble finding information about (probably because it's awkward to describe): All internal URLs like this for example: ...
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Pass parameters to static home page brings up index.php latest posts

i have a Wordpress site that has the main page set to a specific template. www.mydomain.com -> main_page_template I am trying to pass in some params to my main URL as follows ...
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add_rewrite_rule again

In general, the code from this question fit to me for 90%. One little change I need - I want all URL like *example.com/snpv/any_text/* direct not to index.php as in original code, but to my.php script ...
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Retrieve query var within functions.php

I have query var set using the following filter: add_filter('init', 'add_query_vars'); function add_query_vars() { global $wp; $wp->add_query_var('user_login'); } I am able to retrieve ...
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Including two taxonomies in a permalink structure

I am trying to get my head around the permalink structures on Wordpress sites, and I'm a bit stuck with what I'm trying to achieve: My current permalink structure: /%category%/%postname%/ I have a ...
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How can I allow trailing slashes on some URLs without a redirect, but not on others?

Here's the scenario. Assume I have a site, wordpress.site, which has the following Permalink structure: /%postname% Assume I then set up the following posts: /post1 /post2 /post3 If someone were ...
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flush_rewrite_rules not working on plugin deactivation, invalid URLs not showing 404

i'm just about to release a community plug-in and have a few last anoying issues. First, whenever i visit a page that would not be valid for the plugin, www.mydomain.com/forms/tester it will take me ...
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How to access custom pages

This should be a simple question. On websites like themeforest where you can buy themes others have built, when you preview the themes almost all the themes will have seperate pages for you to view ...
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404 for index.php

I've recently switched from linux to windows hosting on IIS7. I have permalinks working fine, but for some reason when I try to view the site index (index.php) I get an internal wordpress 404. I can ...
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Why is home page content not displaying with this rewrite rule?

I am trying to pass a variable from a URL to PHP using mod_rewrite while maintaining standard WordPress functionality. Here's my mod_rewrite rules: RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteRule ...
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URL rewriting for WordPress Network (Multisite) subsite

We have an install of WordPress Network (Multisite) that has multiple blogs running under the url blogs.exampleurl.com where each subsite is blogs.exampleurl.com/site1 /site2 etc... We have a user ...
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Modifying WP URL handing code?

I am trying to use mod_rewrite and modify WordPress' URL handling to allow for passing variables to PHP from the URL while maintaining "pretty permalink" functionality. (on WP 3.2.1) Something like ...
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Remove unwanted part of permalink custom structure from CPT url?

My site currently has regular posts (in a section called "Trend Watch"), as well as a Custom Taxonomy (called "Region"). My permalink settings have this Custom Structure: ...
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How can we take into account post types when constructing permalinks?

When I'm working with Wordpress's permalink system, I can create plenty of options for creating permalinks, like so: /blog/%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname%/ But if I add introduce a new kind of ...
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Masking wp-content/themes/name/images to just images directory using htaccess

I'm trying what I thought would be something really simple of masking my url but cannot seem to get it to work. I want to be able to link to images in my img tag without having to type in the full ...
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change url for portfolio image

I am working on champer theme , I add portfolio by guideness of documentation, but when i click on image , its go on another page, but I want to stay in similar page, not changing. how can I do this. ...
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Add .html extension to only one page in my Wordpress site

We had an old site that had html pages in it. One of the pages in that site was linked to from many other sites. Now we moved to a WordPress site, and we created a page with that name, but of course ...
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Author Specific URL's in WordPress

In continuation of this thread Mapping multiple URLs to same page in WordPress is there any other way except redirect similar pattern URLs to same page. Our goal is to provide our guest and other ...
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Subdomains pointing to a permalink URL

I have Wordpress (v3.2.1) set up at domain.org.nz/wordpress with a number of pages set up as domain.org.nz/wordpress/services/example. I want to set up a subdomain, example.domain.org.nz to point to ...
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Rewrite loading custom template file but is_home() returns true, and there's no 404

I want to create some custom pages for my theme that don't appear in the Page listing in wp-admin. I have the following class which intercepts the url. class jtvRewrite { var $path = ''; function ...
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Mapping multiple URLs to same page

I just came across this page with almost similar requirements as mine Multiple endpoints to same page i have to achieve same functionality but i also want to pass some parameters to the page where ...
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How to properly prefix blog post URL's

I want to prefix my blog posts with /news/ and changing my Permalinks to /news/%postname% seems to do the trick. However, I also have a few custom post types and for some reason those URL's are now ...
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Custom post type permalink structure

I've browsed tons of Q/A on stackexchange, google, wordpress forums... but haven't found yet a definitive answer to what looks like to be a common issue since the introduction of custom post types. ...
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How to deal with a GET variable of 'name'?

I'd like to have a custom registration confirmation page live within a WordPress site. I can provide a URL for this page to an external site. When the registration is successful the URL has several ...