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 and querystring

When I go to the url mysite.com/photos/120 I'm wanting to get the 120 out. In the PHP I want to be able to grab these "parameters" like the url was mysite.com?page=photos&id=120 or even just ...
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How to change comment-page-1#comment-25 to any string?

How can we change the slug "comment-page-1#comment-25" to somthing like review-page-1#review-25
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Dynamically generate child-URLs for posts or custom posts

How can I have a post (or custom post) with a definite URL: www.test.com/category/post-name and a child-URL referring to a specific section of that post www.test.com/category/post-name/sub-url ...
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Custom Post Type URL Rewriting

I would like to add parameter to custom post type posts So I need to do my url like that. http://www.mywebsite.com/mycpt-slug/post-slug/myparameter I found this solution but here it's work with post ...
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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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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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How do I create a permalink structure with 2 taxonomies

I would like to create permalink to a search for a custom post type that has 2 taxonomies in it. Here are a few appropriate examples: /root/%taxonomyA%/%taxonomyB% ...
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custom url with custom post

I want to change my custom post URL. I want to remove "item" from URL. With the below code and with custom post type url plugin http://wordpress.org/plugins/custom-post-type-permalinks/ my URL is: ...
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Posts URL structure like site.com/category/the-post-title

I'm new with wordpress and I would like to understand better if it's possible to create pages with an url based on the category and then the post title, so: something like ...
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I want to create a custom slug in WordPress and output JSON. How do I do this?

I have an array: $cats = array('Hobbes', 'Simba', 'Grumpy Cat'); I would like to create a custom endpoint called "http://example.com/cats". Whenever you visit this URL, have it output the array as ...
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Later change of taxonomy slug base not changing permalink

When defining a taxonomy I successfully set the slug base for it as well, all via functions.php. However, any change on the slug’s base (via editing functions.php again) is being recognised, i.e. it ...
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Disable default posts (Posts,Pages,Comments and Media) in wp-admin

I want to disable the default post types for user author in the wp-admin panel of the wordpress and display only custom post types. For that i had got the code given below. function remove_menus(){ ...
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How to rewrite wordpress URL?

Following is my post URL. http://animoplus.localhost/races-chiens/category2/category-2-first-post/ races-chiens/category2/category-2-first-post/ /Post Name/ Now, I want to create other URL for ...
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Posts in Page - How to customize the URL?

I have a "normal" WordPress install. Blogposts are displayed on the homepage an there are a few pages. Now I want to display the posts of a specific category on a page, so that I can add some ...
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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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How to show my application as referral in Wordpress Stats

I have a desktop application that links to my wordpress website. Whenever a user clicks on the link in the application it opens my website in browser. However how can I track how many people are ...
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Login page is redirecting to homepage

Unable to login because wp-login.php redirects to homepage. I tried deactivating all plugins but nothing worked. I didn't install any plugins or make any changes recently.
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Wordpress url rewriting in asp.net website not work for categories and tags

I am using wordpress engine in my asp.net website for blogging. I am using url rewriting like /posts/%post_id%/ in settings. every things work right except categories and tags. I set base category to ...
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add_rewrite Rule

I want to add a rewrite rule, the remove the "base" from a custom taxonomy link. There current structure is: http://example.com/bundesland/TERMSLUG I would like to have it like this: ...
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Remove rewrite path for custom taxonomy [duplicate]

I want to get rid of the rewrite path for a custom taxonomy. This is the way, I register it: register_taxonomy( 'bl_tax', array( 'stadt'), array( 'label' ...
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Custom query_vars and parse_request on wp-admin

I've read this post http://wordpress.org/support/topic/query-vars-in-admin and although it's quite an old question, it suits me perfectly. I'm trying to accomplish what I already posted here: ...
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How to remove admin.php?page= from admin using .htaccess?

I've been looking for this everywhere, and can't find it - so I apologize if it is a duplicate question. I can't believe it hasn't been asked before... So please direct me if it has :) I'm looking ...
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Remove sequential number from permalinks

I'm organizing some custom post types by taxonomy so that my URLs would look like /small-groups/spring-2015/date-your-mate /small-groups/fall-2015/date-your-mate The spring-2015 and fall-2015 are ...
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Custom Taxonomy/Post Type permalink rewrite

I am trying to rewrite my permalinks to make them flow better, but the permalinks keep throwing a 404 not found. Original permalink structure: example.com/video/chapter1 Re-written permalink ...
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Converting WP Page to use full explicit paths?

I'm integrating a 3rd party product db/search feature into an existing/live Wordpress website using the vendor's Remote HTML Framing Code template. They are asking me to "convert all paths to full" ...
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WP redirect rule doesn't work

I'm trying to redirect the page http://www.example.org/newsletter/unsubscribe.html to http://www.example.org/newsletter/unsubscribe. I have tried the following: ...
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How to completely overwrite and replace the permalink rewrite rules?

The site I'm working on has a very specific permalink structure, one that is very different from the default wordpress permalinks. I don't want to add rules; I want to replace the rules entirely with ...
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How to create a profile page for specfic / custom user role members?

I am trying to create a profile page for every user if his / her role is a custom role. Ive created a custom role in my site. Now this is the default role is assigned to the members when they ...
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How to link a PDF file to a category URL

I am not sure if it is possible to do this but I have a category called case-studies into which I write individual posts to summarize a case-study - for the sake of this question let's give a title of ...
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Visting slug for 'post' post type shows 404 not archive?

I'm trying to get the WP default post type 'post' to show under the slug of /news/. I've changed the permalink structure to /news/%postname%/ which is fine when visiting a single page, however when I ...
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Ignore specific URI segment

I've set up a custom post type and have it displaying correctly at /archive and /archive/single - what I want to be able to do is allow specific segments in place of /single to still show the ...
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How can I create a page with a specific URL?

I would like to have a few pages which can be reached by anyone who knows the URL, but which are not listed on the WordPress menu. I would like those pages to have a name rather than a number, but I ...
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Locked out of admin panel after installing HC Custom WP-Admin URL [closed]

I installed "HC Custom WP-Admin URL" plugin (https://wordpress.org/plugins/hc-custom-wp-admin-url/) on my WordPress installation, and then changed the admin slug value to a cryptic url ...
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Creating custom URL for async content

I am using a fully asynchronous Javascript/jQuery portfolio gallery (Grid Gallery template in Photolux theme). When a portfolio item is clicked, the item's details loads. It is built-in in the ...
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taxonomy term in URL slug won't forward to the correct term for custom post like it does for default categories/normal posts

so I notice when you type the URL of a post with a category (eg category5/post), it will automatically forward to the correct category in the URL (eg category5 changes to category1) if the category ...
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How to create an IIS7 re-write rule for a single category

I have a WordPress installation on an IIS7 server. I am currently using permalinks with a setting of /news/%category%/%postname%/ so the URL for all my category landing pages are in the form of ...
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Use single-site install and map entities to subdomains

Not sure if this is a pipe-dream, but I am interested in the URL rewriting capabilities (and DNS mapping) of a single-site WordPress install. Typically in a WordPress MU setup, we'd use WordPress Mu ...
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Nested CPT URLs + Posts 2 Posts

I'm working on a client site that has two different custom post types: artist and portfolio. I'm using the posts-to-posts plugin to create a relationship from each artist to their portfolios. Artist ...
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Removing trailing slash from add_rewrite_rule custom page

I'm currently working on a plugin to add a new page to display data from a custom database table. All is going well so far but when I access the new URLs they are 301 redirected to the same url with ...
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Including category-base in a post permalink results in 404

I have static front-page and separate page /news/ as the Posts page. I would like to have the single-post URLs like this: www.example.com/news/categoryname/subcategory/postname/ and for the ...
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How to fix social media profile URL appears in the end of every WordPress posts' URLs?

I am having issue right now regarding my WordPress URL. Not only appears on posts' URL, but also in the main domain. My social media profile URL always appears in the end of every URL of my WordPress ...
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add_rewrite_rule, plugin activation and plugin deactivation

I see a lot of example showing to call add_rewrite_rule in your init hook, e.g. function add_my_custom_rewrite() { add_rewrite_rule(... } add_action('init', 'add_my_custom_rewrite'); and in ...
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Combining multiple query arguments into single query_var for permalinks

how Is it possible to combine multiple query arguments into a single query_var to be referenced in the permalink? For example, using the Posts 2 Posts plugin, it takes three query_vars to filter a ...
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How to add a meta information to the URL?

I need to put a post meta information to the URL: www.website.com/custom-taxonomy/postname-[metainfo] How to change the rewrite rules, that the content of this meta information is added to the URL? ...
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Add a query string to ALL links on site

Our client would like to embed his site into an iframe in their software backend. I get a query string on the first link but need to make sure that string persists across URLs for all links and ...
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How to print redirected query string variables to the page?

I have a basic redirection set up: function example_add_rewrite_rules() { $year = '(\d{4})?'; $make = '([a-z]{1,20})'; $model = '(.+)'; add_rewrite_rule( ...
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Add second permalink to custom post type

For a clients print advertising they would like to be able to create a shorter URL of a custom post type which they can use in their ads. Of course it would be possible with on of the many redirect ...
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Fully mask *all* traces of WordPress installation subdirectory?

As can be seen in this dem0site.net (which has been installed to its own subdirectory (public_html/wp-org-01/), I have successfully followed the Codex instructions for "giving WordPress its own ...
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Rewrite Rules with custom taxonomies not changing

I've been messing around with wordpress custom taxonomies recently in conjunction with advanced search queries and I'm trying to make search urls look prettier by using rewrite rules, these taxonomies ...
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Custom rewrite rules are sending everything to index.php

I'm creating a site where users work together on teams to create films. Currently, I'm setting up an edit page on the front end for team managers. I've just got a simple isset() check on a query var ...