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

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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 ...
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How to Use metada Value in Url and is it possible? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use Post Custom Metadata in Post Titles and Post Permalinks hii i want to know that how can i use my metadata value for post url which i add with my every post in ...
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How to use Post Custom Metadata in Post Titles and Post Permalinks

I am very new to WordPress. How can I use post custom metadata in place of Post Titles, and as the Post Permalink? For example, instead of domain.com/the-post-title, the permalink would be ...
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Entities in URL… why? [closed]

A user creates a post with the following url: http://mysite.com/entry/we’re-here/ However, my text editor converts it to this automatically (I'm using the url somewhere else in a cut and paste): ...
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How do I get rid of “category” from my URL structure?

By default WP links to a category like this, mydomain.com/category/travel. Having the word "category" appear in the URL seems unnecessary. I'd prefer have the link read mydomain.com/travel. How can ...
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How do I get posts to appear at mydomain.com/blog?

I'd like to use WP to manage my whole site, not just the blog. I don't want the blog to appear on the home page, but instead at mydomain.com/blog. What I've done so far under Settings/Reading is to ...
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Custom rewrite rule takes place AFTER the generic category rule

I've got a custom post type defined to handle a company's distributors. It takes a post and routes it under /distributors/abc-truck-sales. I noticed that loading /distributors/ matches up to a ...
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Custom post type's get_permalink returns wrong url

Currently my permalink setting is /paper/%postname%/. I am developing a plugin, so the following is done during the activation. I am programatically adding a new custom-post-type called 'meta', like ...
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Flushing rewrite rules

I'm using this function to add a custom end point to the WordPress urls add_rewrite_endpoint('print', EP_ALL); When the plug-in gets deactivated, I run this function flush_rewrite_rules(); This ...
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How to filter custom post type archive by meta value

I have a problem where I'm trying to build a calendar plugin for a client. I'm having trouble getting a date based archive for the custom post type I'm using. I'm not too well versed in how the ...
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HowTo to add my rewrite rules at the beginning, redirect to the right page and flush the rules on plugin activation?

Hi i am currently writing a WordPress plugin that i want to release to the public. I am having a few issues with URL rewrites however. I have got the plugin to redirect to the plugin page ...
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Category and tag with same name

IN my blog, if I have a category and tag with the same name, it will make the tag have a number in the URI. Example: category/php tags/php-2 Is there anyway to make my tags with the same name as ...
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Wordpress removes spaces in URL on pagination

I'm having a problem with wordpress rewriting my URLs, basically I have a regular search form with method set as GET, when I submit it the URL looks like this at first: ...