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

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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 ...
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URL issues with WordPress

I am having some URl issues with WordPress Basically i have different categories and for some reason whenever I have posts with exact same title...even though in "different" categories...I still have ...
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Nginx rewrite rules

I am having some problems with the Nginx rewrite algorithm for WordPress. I am using this for the rewrite and it works good; server_name www.domain.com domain.com; if ($host != ...
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Can’t use a specific custom URL (slug)?

I’m having some problems understanding an error I’m getting. I have a page which is called “pitch” and as such the URL and the slug should be “pitch” as well, so: www.my-domain.com/pitch/ But when I ...
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How to rewrite URI of custom post type?

The site that I am working on uses the following "pretty" permalink structure: http://example.com/blog/my-special-post But for a custom post type my client would like to avoid having a "pretty" ...
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Does WordPress keep track of a post's URL history and provide automatic redirects?

I just changed the URL of one of my posts from http://2011.denmark.wordcamp.org/session/theme-frameworks-trends-og-standardisering/ to ...
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Multiple endpoints to same page

I'm doing a bit of AB testing, and am looking for a way to point multiple endpoints to the same page in wordpress. My site is using wordpress as it's CMS tool. http://mysite.com/test/link1 ...
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How are rewrite rules applied in WordPress?

How are rewrite rules applied in WordPress? I don't see any rules in the .htaccess file... For example, if I set the address URL to www.example.com, then calls to example.com will 301 redirect to ...
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Rewrite rules for custom post type

There is a nonhierarchical custom post type "news". /news/ /news/page/2/ /news/post_slug/ Each post has custom field "views". When someone opens post, field's value increased by one. Would like ...
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Removing taxonomy base using WP rewrite

I´m trying to create the following URL structure: example.com/attractions <-- post type archive example.com/attractions/taxonomy_term <-- taxonomy archive ...
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Rewrite a category

How do I rewrite a category url that has a number at the end, to a url with no number using wordpress url rewriter? and... Why is there a number appended to all category url's? ...
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Custom Permalinks for Blog Posts Only

I know this is a fairly common topic around here, but I can't seem to figure out a solution to my particular case from reading similar threads. Basically, my permalink structure needs to be ...
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Define orderby in url

is there a way to set the order of posts via the url? /orderby/date/order/desc/ i have tried several things with add_rewrite_rule whiteout success. add_action( 'init', 'wpse13483_init' ); function ...
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Custom taxonomy and post type rewrite rules

I'm working on portfolio site, where I need to create a "portfolio" post type and divide posts in it by categories with urls like "/portfolio/category/", so the "category" is the category term. ...
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Pretty URL with add_query_var

I'm trying to add a 'sub post' to each post on my site, eg site.com/product-one/changelog site.com/product-two/changelog site.com/product-three/changelog This is the code I'm using atm, which I ...
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Dynamically append custom post type to end of url

At the moment my nav menu's category list only links to normal post_type archives. I'd like to dynamically append a custom post type, specifically ?post_type=portfolio, to the end of each url that ...
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How to shorten the Permalink after WP>WP blog import?

We've imported a blog from one domain to another and the permalink thats been created for category archives is: domain.com/category/graphic-design-blog/tips-for-artist/ where ...
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How to change author base without front

I am currently using this code: function change_author_permalinks() { global $wp_rewrite; $wp_rewrite->author_base = 'connect/member'; } add_action('init','change_author_permalinks'); ...
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Rewrite rule that wp-login.php?action=register is left alone

Unfortunately buddypress breaks a facebook connect script because of the rewrite rules. It changes /wp-login.php?action=register into /register/ I tried to find where the custom rewrite rule is ...
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url rewriting for most recent post

I'd like to set up my WP so that urls ending in /last would return the most recent post in that set of posts. For example, /last returns the most recent post of any type, ...
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Rewrite on custom post type permalink not working?

My theme has a custom post type called 'portfolio'. I want the url to display 'projects' instead. I've change the rewrite on the register_post_type function to 'projects' but it doesn't change the ...
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URL rewrites and pagination

I must say that I am a complete nooby at Wordpress custom URL rewrites. I have searched for past many days to find a clear explanation of how to determine and write correct pattern for URL rewrites. I ...
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Plugin with custom domain

OK I will try to explane my problem better. What I need to do is to create a kind o service for my WordPress. From some external web sites I like to send some data to my main WordPress web site ...