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

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How do I create a dynamic page?

I want to create something similar to what buddypress does with member pages. For eg; http://www.example.com/members/foo http://www.example.com/members/bar etc. I tried looking up the buddypress ...
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add_rewrite_rule and pagination issue

I've got an issue, writing a correct rewrite rule. Basically, here are the examples of the url I want : /myPage/mySuPage Then the same with pagination /myPage/mySuPage/page/3 Then, the basic page, ...
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Nice RSS Feed URLs for each custom post type

By default WP seems to display all posts of all types in the main RSS feed. You have to add a post_type query variable to show post of a certain type... So how can I turn this: ...
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Remove custom post type slug from URL

Haven't found a useful answer for this. I am aware of the conflict issues and all the problems this may cause, I'm curious if it's POSSIBLE not SUGGESTED. This will require WP rewrites, I know this ...
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Rewrite URL - how to do a SEO-friendly Unicode custom URL?

After a major load of 404 with some category and tag URL, I questioned on StackOverflow about my WordPress blog. My blog is in Unicode Bānglā. After a nice anatomy on the fact in Facebook1 with some ...
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Display posts with author in the url with custom post types

I'm having a really difficult time with this. I have a multi-user gallery site. Each author has his own page that lists the author's posts (this is a custom post type). I have made it so that the ...
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Child pages on hierarchical Custom Post Types 404s

I've been working with Custom Post Types lately and haven't had any major problems. This time I'm trying something new. I want to create a CPT which basically works like Pages, with page hierarchy. ...
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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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Categories' hierarchy in URL

The posts in the website I'm currently working on have multiple hierarchical categories applied to each of them. For instance: Source - Books -- Moby Dick -- Sherlock Holmes The permalinks are set ...
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Custom rewrite rule is not picked by Wordpress

I am trying to create a custom Rewrite URL something like function add_my_rule() { global $wp; $wp->add_query_var('state'); $wp->add_query_var('state_destination'); ...
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Using custom/dynamic “slug” for a page

I have a custom page which uses a template called "Stores" http://example.com/stores/. This page will have a list of states and/or companies as categories. For this system I have a custom post type ...
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Hijacking the URL for filtering

Right, here's the deal. I've got a loop of which displays news posts, these posts can belong to special categories (not normal categories) and I want to be able to filter by them. If I wasn't too ...
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Remove base slug in CPT & CT, use CT in permalink

I've come quite far, but can't manage to get this to work. I'd like to remove the base slug from my Custom Post Type review and my Custom Taxonomy brand. The final result should be a URL like this: ...
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how to use a different domain/subdomain for authors/catagories on single site?

I'm not sure if I phrased this question correctly... My wife and I have one blog, family.com in this example, that we both contribute to. I would like family.com to show all blog posts. ...
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How to change/rewrite the lost password url?

I used iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security) hide back-end functionality to change the login url to /signin however clicking the lost password link /wp-login.php?action=lostpassword now ...
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WP Rewrite Rules - Custom post type & taxonomy

I've been beating my head against the wall for a few days trying to figure this out. I have a custom post type and custom taxonomy and I'm trying to get my URL's to work. Here is the URL structure ...
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Rewrite rule for admin-ajax.php

I went through a lot of posts and googled a lot, but still couldn't get this to work. I'm trying to create a rewrite rule for admin-ajax.php, to achieve the same results shown here: Adding ...
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Add .html extension to custom post type taxonomies

I want to have the .html extension in the custom post type taxonomy urls. My custom post type taxonomy it is called "product_cat". I will need something like: ...
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Multisite with a single, shared custom post type, while retaining site URL

Small multisite setup, two very different sites, both need to access an event custom post type. I don't want to duplicate posts (there are some plugins that "broadcast" a post to the network). ...
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unexpected problem in url rewrite

As per the answer provided in How to create custom URL routes? I have created the rewrite rule using the same function provided. add_action( 'init', 'wpse26388_rewrites_init' ); function ...
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Many to Many Taxonomies or rewrite rules?

Im developing a theme for article directory and i would like to link some way taxonomies to taxonomies. I had a custom post type called "company" with 2 taxnomies Taxonomy #1 is category with ...
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Multilingual theme: Changing locale based on URL

I'm developing a multilangual theme. I use the __() function for translation, which works just fine. The main language is English, but the second language is German. For that second language, I'd like ...
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How to prepend route with /blog for blog listing page only

My permalink settings is simply /%postname%/ (yes I read from the codex that this is bad performance practice). The result is: a page url might look like site.com/pagename a blog post looks like ...
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Pros and cons of using [taxonomy name] in place of [category name]?

We are currently in development on a new site. Categories (& tags) are pretty much meaningless for us because we've implemented custom posts & taxonomies. By default, because I have enabled ...
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URL Design for Sub-Posts?

I currently have this: mysite.com/product-name mysite.com/another-product etc where product-name and another-product are posts. I then have a custom post type called Changelogs, which I have for ...
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URL rewrite and navigation structure for wordpress custom post type

I have created the following custom post types: Artists Albums Songs Songs are children of Albums, Albums are children of Artists. I am trying to set up a navigation structure that shows this ...
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Tricky URL rewrite with custom values in url

We have custom post type as user_images and each of these post has a image attached with image name is 3 digit number followed by extension. When the url http://mysite.com/wp_username/3digitnumber ...
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Search url wp-rewrite after redirect?

I started using this functions for my "search results"-page. #SearchRewrite add_action('generate_rewrite_rules', 'my_rewrite_rules'); function my_rewrite_rules( $wp_rewrite ) { //RewriteRule ...
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custom naming of search permalink /search/

I found this snippet online … function search_url_rewrite_rule() { if ( is_search() && !empty($_GET['s'])) { wp_redirect(home_url("/search/") . urlencode(get_query_var('s'))); ...
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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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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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Change URL for Blog?

Using WP 3.1.1 as a CMS, using the Boldy theme. Home page is at http://www.dekho.com.au Advantage of using this theme, is that it comes setup with a homepage that has a gallery slider and some ...
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How do I make page URLs look like “www.site.com/page” instead of “www.site.com/blog/page” but have post URLs stay “www.site.com/blog/post”?

I would like to make it so the URLs of my pages (created in the Wordpress dashboard) show up right after the domain name instead of after the blog directory. I have installed Wordpress in a ...
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Getting Post ID from slug during init

I am trying to add a url rewrite rule that finds any posts that are connected to the current post (using Posts 2 Posts by scribu). It's tied into the WP Query object, so all I have to do is pass ...
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How to improve WordPress security by hiding non public facing files?

e.g. curl -I http://ma.tt/blog/wp-config.php 200 OK The wp-config.php is not public facing file, since it currently just return blank page, so why not return 404 instead. (so will not be cached by ...
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External/non-WP rewrite rules

I have a fairly complex wordpress with multiple sub-directories: example.com/sub1/ example.com/sub2/ I'm trying to implement some history/bookmark support, and to do that I need the URLS containing ...
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Update URL Snippet to Canonical Permalink URL

My permalinks is in the format domain.com/post-id/post-slug I notice this is a great choice for permalinks as I can share articles with a short URL like domain.com/123 But when I go to this short ...
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Query Vars for the Homepage?

I'd like to make the homepage accept query vars for year, month and date while still keeping the custom permalink structure for the rest of the site. Basically the homepage needs to display several ...
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Make post slug have priority over category slug

I have a wordpress site where the category base is stripped from the url. Now, when a category has a certain slug that's similar to a post slug, the category is shown. I would like to show the post ...
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How to retrieve $_GET variables from rewritten URLs?

I need to receive some special $_GET parameters for a custom page I'm making, i know how to receive this through a simple $_GET like mysite.net/products/?id=1 , but I wanted to use the URL style of my ...
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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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How to prevent the default home rewrite to a static page

I'm looking for a way to prevent the default behaviour (when you have a static page set as the site homepage or 'frontpage' (in settings>reading>front page displays ); I want the domain.com/ ...
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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 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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Rewrite URL to remap WordPress Permalink

I'm moving my WordPress site to a new host, and in the process I want to make a one time change to the Permalinks. I want to rewrite the URLs from /2015/11/sample-post/ to /sample-post/ but how can I ...
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how to use two permalinks for one custom post type

I have a custom post type "article" where posts have a permalink structure (www.mysite.com/article/post-name). I need each post in it to have two different templates according to its permalinks: the ...
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Nginx rewrite rule conflict with WordPress permalinks rule

Facing issue with nginx url rewrite rules. What I want is to serve http://example.com/2015/03/23/post-title/ page when someone tries to access http://example.com/2015/03/23/myfeed/post-title/ url. And ...
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Why does rewrite rule work for page not for custom post type post?

Update: I read that a custom rewrite rule might be overridden and drop any parameter variables, when the custom rewrite rule is used on a child/parent page/post. The post my custom rewrite rule is ...
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add_rewrite_rule not registering on Multisite

I have a multisite install of WordPress. I have installed the plugin Monkeyman Rewrite Analyzer so I can see all the rules I have registered. The code below is how I am registering the rule: ...
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Changing a custom post type “has_archive” after registered

Ok, I've seen some similar posts on how to change a custom post type's attributes after it has been registered (in my case, I'm trying to modify a custom post type created by a plugin without ...