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

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Rewriting URLs with query strings and preserving them

straight to the issue - I MUST preserve link structure as follows, otherwise the baby squirrels die: website.com/blog.html?comments=%id% where the %id% stands for ID of post basicaly, that ...
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Pretty URLs for Custom Post Type & Custom Taxonomy with Duplicate Slugs on WPML

I'm interested getting some help for a rather complex setup. I'm working on a publication and interested in creating a special subsection with a custom taxonomy. Think of this as an editorial ...
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How to stop wordpress to make the default query?

My goal is a redirect to a custom template based on some new rewrite rule, but without having wordpress to make unusefull queries. my code: function add_rewrite_rules() { add_rewrite_rule( ...
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How to change the Author Slug from Username to Nickname and deal with Special Characters

I need to change the author slug from username to nickname: This is what is set by default: http://domain.tld/author/(username) This is what I need: http://domain.tld/author/(nickname)-(author-ID) ...
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Permalink structure with custom taxonomies and custom post type like /parent-tax/child-tax/custom-post-type-name (with no base name)

I have a custom post type named "tours" and a custom taxonomy named "tour_type". "tour-type" taxonomy is hierarchical. In "tour-type" taxonomy, parent terms are limited to "eco-tours", "daily-tours", ...
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Add custom dynamic string to permalink structure wordpress

I am adding dynamic string to permalink but the problem is all the pages which runs from page.php goes to 404 whereas the detail page of the post is working fine. Code: add_filter('post_link', ...
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How to remove the index.php in the url?

I have installed wordpress in a subdirectory (blog). In the root directory I have installed Magento. Now the file directory is as following: app downloader includes media .... blog/wp-admin My ...
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add_rewrite_rule is not fired

I need to rewrite some urls: I have a page (id = 61), with slug anunciantes on wich I use a custom template to generate a wp_query to list a custom post_type. I need to be able to filter by two ...
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How To Rewrite WordPress Pages URL Only?

I have my WordPress pages URL as www.example.com/WP/sample-page and I want to make it like www.example.com/WP/p/sample-page.html For this purpose I used a Plugin name "Pages with extension" and it ...
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Register frontend page without access in backend

I'm looking to register a page that can be accessed from the frontend, while not actually having it show up as a "page" in the admin. I had thought about creating the page programatically and then ...
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Although rewrite engine is on, I get 404 not found on every page

My wordpress blog has encountered this issue about a week ago. Before that nothing was wrong with it. I got suspicious on web host provider, but they said many times that rewrite engine is on and it ...
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WP Rewrite issue

I'm trying to build this structure: for single page: www.example.com/london/restaurants/monrooe/ where: "london" is a query var "restaurants" is a category "monrooe" is the post name. How can ...
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Rewriting a date hierarchy into a 'yyyy-mm-dd' slug

I am building a magazine website with an issue custom post type. The slugs for each issue follow the format YYYY-MM-DD according to the issue's publish date. Currently the permalinks are set up as ...
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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 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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How do I add a add_rewrite_rule without it redirecting?

I have a custom post type called "locations". I have a location called "starbucks". I can view this by going to "/location/starbucks". I would like to add "coffee-shop" to the URL, so the path ...
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Change Admin URL

I changed my Wordpress directory structure quite a bit. Here's what I have: define('WP_SITEURL', 'http://' . $_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'] . '/wordpress'); define('WP_HOME', 'http://' . ...
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Custom Post Type nest under a normal WordPress Page

EDIT Again, nope it's not impossible, just nasty. Solution below. Trying very hard to get this working. Have tried numerous suggestions here on stackexchange/overflow My goals are to simply select ...
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WP Rewrite Rules - insert custom rules

function rewriteRules() { add_filter( 'rewrite_rules_array', array( $this, 'my_insert_rewrite_rules')); add_filter( 'query_vars',array( $this, 'my_insert_query_vars')); ...
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How to use if($wp_query->query_vars['name'] == 'pagethatdontexist') without getting a 404? How to suppress 404

i want to do something if my url is /pagethatdontexist But I dont want wp sending 404 headers. I tried this: add_action('wp', array($this,'awp')); function awp(){ global $wp_query ; ...
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Remove child category from URL

I am moving a custom website with a WP blog to WP in one install The old URL was: domain.co.uk/blog/post-name The New URL is currently (while using a Category URL rewrite of /%category%/%postname%/ ...
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Multiple custom post types using the same taxonomy = URL frustrations

I have two custom post types: Events Businesses I have a new taxonomy that both these CTP's share: Locations If I go to "domain.com/events/" I see an archive of all the events, and if I go to ...
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How can I merge this rewrite rule into Wordpress so that it does not generate 404's or 500's?

I've been trying to accomplish a simple url rewrite (really I want to move a multisite to a different url) as I explained here I did get advice on the url rewrite here in a way I understand, but now ...
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URL-parameters and RewriteRule gives 404

In Wordpress I have a template (lets call it template.php) that has content on the following page: example.com/template This page should be able to handle URL-parameters like. I got this to work. ...
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How can I write a rewrite rule to appear to move a multisite?

As we concluded in my question about trying to change the url of a multisite the simplest solution might be to add a rewrite rule, since it is infact only the end result that I'm concerned about here. ...
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How can I send an id over the url?

I need to send an id that I am going to collect and use in a plugin. Plugin will collect it in a page where I use plugins shortcode. The url I am trying to get is like ...
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URL Rewrite for CPT single posts

I'm struggling with Wordpress' rewrite function I have the following URL structure http://example.com/album/test-7/ 'album' is the slug for the CPT single page 'test-7' is the slug for the CPT ...
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Where should I insert code to dynamically generate page content?

I would like to generate dynamic pages based on a third-party API. However, I'm not sure where in the WP loop to capture the request and generate the content. For example, if a user is requesting a ...
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Can I rewrite URLs for tags to be children of the CPT they refer to?

I'm creating a site with multiple custom post types and taxonomies, and I need to restructure the URLs for the taxonomies so that they appear "beneath" the urls for the CPT archives. For example, I ...
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URL Rewrite Inconsistency Between WP Installs

My plugin registers multiple custom post types which are grouped under different types of business objects. URLs are rewritten in the form: nebfm/busines_object/post_slug/post_name. On my local WAMP ...
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How to add a Rewrite Rule / Category Structure

I'm currently trying to use add_rewrite_rule() to create a rewrite (duh!), for a custom taxonomy page. I've added the rewrite tag "sort" with the following code: ...
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Best way to specify “article type” in URL

I'm helping a small blog out that posts a few different "types" of articles. These article types are shared across categories. We want to put the article type in the URL. So the structure would look ...
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Why is my rewrite rule refreshing the page and removing my variables?

For some reason, the catch-all page rewrite rule is capturing this rewrite, rather than my own rewrite rule. My rewrite rule is listed at the top when doing a var_dump of the rules, as well as when ...
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expecting 404 but redirecting to post with url subdirectory in post title

I'm seeing something unexpected, although I'm not sure whether it's a feature I can disable or whether it is something introduced by the custom theme I'm using that I need to track down. If I enter a ...
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How to define a callback for an URI?

I have a function in functions.php like so: function myplugin_mycallback($id) { // do something } I want this function called whenever a URL like myplugin/mycallback/xxx is accessed. How/where ...
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Blog posts are not appearing as subs of Blog Page

I'm trying to set up a new blog on my company website and blog posts are not showing up as subpages to the blog page. I would like for the url to all blog posts to read: ...
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Is it possible to change %post_id% in permalink by a constant?

I had an assignment of moving Joomla 1.0 content, categories and other stuff to the latest WordPress. Everything went fine, a few PHP scripts, a bit of fiddling with MySQL. But then, unexpected ...
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URLs ending with number higher than 2147483647 redirects to to domain.com/2147483647

I've got a javascript implented on my Wordpress site with the purpose to the substring of the URL and if it matches some criteria, it'll load a specific piece of content. So, if you input this URL ...
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Apostrophe in permalink results in page not found

I'm working through a migration from Drupal to a WP multisite network, I've got a post meta field that contains the URL of the old post (mostly to maintain social counts and such) that I'm using for ...
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URL rewrite results in a 404, but everything should work!

So I modified this code that I found elsewhere and stuck it in a plugin. The plugin works; I can see the .htaccess file updated when I hit save on the permalinks page. add_action( 'init', ...
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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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Add Custom Values to Permalinks Through Custom Fields and Posts

I have two custom post types 1 called melon-parties and another called party-categories. for posts in melon-parties i create a metabox which gets populated from all posts from parties-categories. I ...
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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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Call to a member function add_rule() on a non-object

I want the page mysite.com/product to be accessed with the URL mysite.com/product/productname instead of mysite.com/product?name=productname I am trying to achieve this with the code in the ...
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Multiple URL from Custom post name

I would like to do something special for a website in Wordpress. I have a "custom post type" whose data are all "post custom fields" except the name of the post. I need to create multiple urls for ...
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Custom Post Type and Custom Taxonomy Permalinks

I'm currently working with a client's Wordpress blog that has a permalink structure set in the admin settings as "/speaks/%postname%/". This is so that all actual blog posts (post_type=>posts) have ...
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How can I modify the permalink via a filter?

I would like to make a change to the URL's in my href attribute across my while site when the_permalink is called. For example: <h2><a href="<?php the_permalink()?>" Can I use my ...
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Why isn't my custom function kicking in from my functions.php file?

We'd like to clean some of our WordPress URL's up and have some rewrites in place in the following format: Actual URL: product-one/product-one-guides/ Actual URL: product-two/product-two-guides/ ...
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multisite to root

I have this configuration : http://domaine.com/ with an old wp (be removed soon) http://domaine.com/bob with a new wordpress multisite (the main) http://domaine.com/bob/site2 with a wordpress ...
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How to disable tag url rewriting on homepage (on others it works)?

Wordpress is able to handle posts selection by multiple tags: This url shows all posts from category fruit AND (with tags apple OR orange) http://www.example.com/category/fruits/?tag=apple,orange ...