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

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Rewrite custom post type rss feed links

I am looking for a way to rewrite my custom post type feed located at http://localhost:8888/feed/?post_type=post to http://localhost:8888/feed/portfolio this post suggests using ...
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How to have a custom URL structure for a custom post type?

Even though this question sounds like others here is my problem: The site I am updating had a permalink structure of /%postname%, during this time I created a custom post type of "popups" (rewrite ...
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Combine 2 different custom post slugs into a single permalink?

Need some help with this URL rewrite. I have 2 custom posts set up, 'company' and 'job'. I have a single-company page, and a single-job page, which work fine. A company can have many jobs, and I'm ...
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Help with a custom rewrite

The following is a snippet from single.php </div> <?php endif; ?> <?php ...
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ReWrite rule for files of a previously standalone blog moved to network

A moved a standalone wordpress install to be one of a network, but the possibility to access the uploaded files with the same URL is need to be kept. I'm trying to get the following rewrite rule to ...
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Custom Post Type and Taxonomy Rewrite Error

The following code is adapted from Jan Fabry's answer. Mixing custom post type and taxonomy rewrite structures? <?php add_filter('post_type_link', 'client_area_permalink', 10, 4); function ...
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add_rewrite_rule: $matches var not replaced by captured value

I want to access a plugin file (when <a> is clicked) without exposing actual path of the file. I am using the following rewrite rule: add_rewrite_rule( 'continue/([0-9]+)/?$', ...
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WordPress custom URL Rewrites redirecting not masking

I have the following code that exists in a plugin that is meant to take a request to the url /stores/directory/foorbar/ and pass foobar as a GET variable: function pcrr_rewrite_rules($a) { $k = ...
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Need to make a php file inside theme accessible via url

I checked this post here Making a plugin file accessible via url rewrite? which seems to have the same problem as me but its for a plugin. But so far i am getting 404. add_action( 'init', ...
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Listing Authors - URL Formats [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I amend the fixed “author” part in the URL? Hullo, I'm needing to have custom URLs for authors so for example mysite.com/team/johndoe would be the ...
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how to properly rewrite url by custom var

ive been trying to rewrite a shop uri, and what i have now is this code: add_filter('rewrite_rules_array','wp_insertMyRewriteRules'); add_filter('query_vars','wp_insertMyRewriteQueryVars'); ...
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How to create custom URL routes?

I have a very peculiar requirement, hopefully I can explain it without being too confusing. I created a page template where I list some properties I get from an external XML file, so far no problems, ...
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Need help with a custom rewrite rule - http://domain/custom post slug/replies

I had asked this question in a different way too, but no one replied there! I guess I should rephrase it here. My custom post is 'company'. I'm trying to add a custom rewrite rule. When the 'url ...
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Pass a comment id through url and append the comment post's slug in the url

Here's the scenario: I wrote a custom url rule to pass a comment id to a template and display the comment and comment meta as a single page (eg. http://example.com/reply/56) and it works fine. But now ...
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When to call `add_rewrite_rule` for safety

I am starting to run into situations on projects where I am combining multiple plugins which all use add_rewrite_rule and flush_rewrite_rules at different points. As we all know, calling ...
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How to pass URL parameters for advanced taxonomy queries with multiple terms for one custom taxonomy

This answer provides the code for a query that returns an OR match on a taxonomy term: global $query_string; $args['tax_query'] = array( array( 'taxonomy' => 'status' ,'terms' ...
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WordPress total posts per page changed and now 404 Http error comes out [closed]

I have migrate my web site from Joomla to WordPress. All are fine, I have create my Rewrites in htaccess to stop 404 from old URLs but I have problem with pagination. In Joomla web site, I had 6 ...
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rewrite rules and capturing

I have what I think should be a really simple problem. But for some reason I can't crack it. I want everything following an existing page to be directed as a query arg to that page. So ...
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URL Rewrite + Page + Custom Post Type = Unusual Redirect

Yet another URL rewrite issue :) The Problem I have a URL rewrite rule that should work, but against all logic it redirects without passing the query var. The Juicy Details The site has a page ...
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Can't get rewrite rules working

Basically I want to rewrite: /edit/test-post to an existing page with a parameter: /edit?e=test-post From the examples in the Codex I created: add_filter( ...
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How do you permanently remove default rewrite rules from the wp_options table?

We have tons of rewrite rules saved in our wp_options table and I'd like to permanently remove any entries that we're not using on our site (such as comment feeds, page attachments, etc.). What's the ...
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Taxonomy with_front causes all

I have a custom taxonomy, which sets the with_front to false to try and get the URLs to look like /%type%/%brand%/%product%/, degrading as we go down. This however is driving me nuts. Everything in ...
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Help with static front page blog at /blog

I'm interested in installing wordpress and having a static front page and have link to the blog at /blog. How do I install wordpress in the root directory, but have the blog live at /blog I see how I ...
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If the only permalink setting is %postname% what happens in the case of old duplicates?

I am tempted to change my blog to be site.com/postname. I know that for new posts Wordpress is smart enough to add a unique number to them, but what about old posts that would get updated? I can run ...
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How to exclude my home page from url of my internal pages?

I just definsed at Setting> Reading a page I have created called "home" as my homepage. The change was ok, but since them all my internal pages url shows an extra /home/in their urls. How can I avoid ...
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Is there a PHP function that can match anything after the given URL, so my IF statement will work in each instance?

I have an IF statement shown below that runs one of 2 custom queries, based on the url. The problem I'm facing is if the url contains pagination such as /page/2/, my query breaks because the url isn't ...
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Replacing broken urls (dreamweaver) to new ones in wordpress

I am moving an entire site from html and dreamweaver format to wordpress. I imported the content using htlm import plugin that worked well. Now I have to correct all content links as they kept the ...
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Redirect all posts urls from without .html to .html

How can i redirect all posts permalinks to .html ,in Wordpress ? now all my posts url are ending in .html ,but before it was without .html to be more clear ,for example a post url like this ...
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How do I retain url parameters the entire time a user browses my site?

We have customers that come from other sites and I would like to retain a url parameter /?lead=openeye throughout the time that they're browsing. That way when they fill out a form I can capture the ...
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Pagination on Custom Tax Pages Removes Spaces from Query Vars

I've got a weird problem that's very similar to this one: Why does Wordpress Pagination Remove the Spaces from my GET Variable?. Except that mine isn't withn search results pages--it's with custom ...
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Redirecting when changing custom post type slugs?

I changed the name of two of my custom post types. The original slugs for them did not properly reflect the post type. So I need to redirect requests for posts beginning with designer_lingerie (the ...
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Create built-in pages without creating actual pages

For example: site.com/contact (or site.com/?page=contact if not using permalinks) when someone goes to that page I want to load a theme template, like page-contact.php But I don't want to create a ...
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How to make pages slug have priority over any other taxonomies like custom-post, post or category

I use WordPress as a CMS. I need to show page instead of category when they have same slug. I have category called "vertical machining centers" with the slug "vertical-machining-centers" This ...
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How do I remove a rewrite rule?

I've added a rewrite rule with the following code, and now I need to remove it. add_rewrite_rule('^events$', 'index.php?post_type=events', 'top'); My issue is not that the rule is not working. It ...
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custom permalink/shortlink with base62 encoded post ID

I want my post-links to look like /%post_id62%_%postname%/ where %post_id62% is the post ID in base62 encoding (e.g. http://example.com/y9Rlf_test/) and my shortlinks to consist of /%post_id62% only ...
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Changing the search URL?

I want to change the search URL from example.com/search/keyword to example.com/result or topic/keyword.
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Can't get pretty permalinks to work without index.php

I've worked with WordPress for a while now and this is the first time I've had this problem, I can't get my permalinks to work without index.php on the URL even though mod_rewrite is enabled, a few ...
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Remove taxonomy base or term from url

I know there are a lot of posts about this here, but NONE of them have answered my problem. I am working with a custom built theme that has a custom category type (named messagetypes). I have a ...
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All in One Seo and Permalinks

I'm using All in One seo and for the Post Title Format option I have it as: %post_title% kewyord1 keyword2 etc keyword1, keyword2 being my chosen keywords for my site Also, in Permalinks, I have ...
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Mixing custom post type and taxonomy rewrite structures?

Basically I want to achieve a glossary using custom post types and have some issues setting up rewrites the way I want them to be. I want it like that: The main glossary URL: ...
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How to add a variable as a tag base?

I need to add a tag base with the country name to filter content based on that variable. Something like: http://base_url/country/page_name or http://base_url/country/post_type/post_name The content ...
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Displaying Posts of a Custom Type

I currently have a new custom post type-- "Books." I have a custom rewrite url that I set when registering my post type: 'rewrite' => array( 'slug' => 'books', 'with_front' => false ) It ...
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How to change “wp-admin” to something else without search-replacing the core?

for example: foobar.com/wp/edit instead of foobar.com/wp/wp-admin How would I do that? I've tried using this in htaccess but it won't work: ##### ABOVE THIS POINT IS ALREADY INSERTED BY WORD PRESS ...
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WordPress Rewrite Rules for Custom Post Type and Taxonomy

I have found this place to be a good source of information in the past through a lot of Googling for the problems I have run into. My question pertains to the verbose rewrite rules WordPress uses. I ...
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Changing Wordpress blog name and web address

I created a self-hosted WordPress blog (on Dreamhost) several years ago. I've never truly been happy with the name and URL/domain of the blog, and I've decided that I want to change it. Here's what ...
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How to redirect http://mydomain/blog/blahblah/ to http://mydomain/blahblah/ in wordpress htaccess?

I would like the htaccess rewrite rule to compare to IIS rewrite rule I tried which doesn't seem to work: <rule name="rewrite /blog/"> <match url="^blog/([_0-9a-zA-Z\-]+)/$" /> ...
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Need help with simple rewrite rule (shouldn't this be easy?)

All I need is a rewrite that will change example.com/anyphrase into example.com. Here is what I am using: RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^example\.com RewriteCond %{SCRIPT_FILENAME} !wp-admin RewriteCond ...
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Issue with using .htaccess to redirect feedburner feed

I am using year/month/post-name permalinks, and also using the download-monitor plugin to handle file downloads. I added rewrite rules to the top of the .htaccess file following the instructions at ...
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How does WordPress handle permalinks?

WordPress auto corrects the permalinks(URLs) even if it is entered incorrectly. For e.g. WordPress will land you in example.com/some-post even if you enter example.com/idontexist/some-post or even ...
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How do I add /blog/ as a prefix to permalink structure for blog posts, tag pages, etc.?

I'm using Wordpress 3.1.3 as a full CMS, installed in the root directory of a domain. I have it setup using the built in options to have a static page as the home page, and then my blog at ...