A uniform resource locator, abbreviated URL, also known as web address, is a specific character string that constitutes a reference to a resource.

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Why is there a # and other characters in URL for WordPress site?

I have a WordPress site and have re-written the URL for SEO friendly URLs. But I keep getting this at the end of all pages /#.UmNDU_mnqy4. e.g.: www.example.com/contact-us/#.UmNDU_mnqy4 Can this URL ...
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Why am I seeing 'yes' and 'no' in URLs crawled by Xenu?

This may not be a WordPress thing at all, but I've never seen it before and it's happening to a WordPress site we're completing. I use Xenu for checking sites for broken links, images etc. When I run ...
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Site transferred to new server produces 404s

I have transferred my site to a new server. I can login to wp-admin ok and can view the home page but all other pages produce 404s. I have changed the 'Home' and 'Site URL' options in the settings ...
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Add # to submenu URLs automatically

I'm trying to replace all my child page URLs to include a # automatically example: http://www.website.com/parentfoo/#childfoo I tried using wp_setup_nav_menu_item to run through all the child menu ...
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How does routing on wordpress work?

How does the core wp routing works? I am having a hard time understanding... In MVC, your url looks like mycontroller/myaction that maps to MyController->myaction() In drupal, it's ...
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How can save user linkedin link to my database [closed]

I need to get Profile link of user when click in LinkedIn icon in my site. So, When user click in this button, i need only get the profile link of him and save it in my site. Are there way to get ...
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Setting name of attachment URL

I have a problem I need to fix with the URLs that are generated for the attachment pages of images with metadata. I’m working on a photography site where individual photos are displayed as ...
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Relative v.s. absolute URLs: which ones should I use for cross-domain portability?

My question is related to but different from this one I need to make sure that my URLs work across domains like staging.domain.com, localhost:8000 and www.domain.com. I have local, staging and ...
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How is WordPress manipulating the posts like there are folders?

As you know, a WordPress post can usually be seen going to a link similar to this: myblog.com/2014/03/27/sample-post/ There is no folder named 2014, 03, 27 or sample-post in the blog. Until now, I ...
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Changed Wordress Address URL Accidently

Accidently, I have changed my wordpress address url from my dashboard. Now I am not able to sign in to get it changed. This is where I have installed wordpress - http://www.abc.com/folder, but ...
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Query two taxonomies via URL or link?

I've been banging my head about this, and have created a work-around, but it would be much nicer for my site's organisation if I could figure this out. I want to be able to query posts across two ...
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Possible to create a permalink to sort with meta_key?

I feel like I've been all around the web and back again looking for an answer to this and it's really starting to grind my gears. Not sure if this is the correct way to do it, but I want to add a ...
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Pre-populate Slug / Permalink with URL

I would like to not only pre-populate the title, tags, and categories, but would also like to pre-populate the slug / permalink as well. Can I do this and if so how? Here's my functions.php code: ...
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Create custom URL with different levels

I am new to Wordpress and used to Drupal. In drupal I could put any url for any post. It is not bound to category or tags. for example, pages in any category can have any structure of different ...
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Creating custom permalink structure for languages

I've written a simple multi-language system, whereby clicking on a flag icon sets a one year cookie containing a two letter language code (e.g. nl, de, etc). I hook into the wp action to read the ...
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Use an anchor link to open an iframe inside a Wordpress page

My Question: How do you make an anchor link to an offsite webpage that when clicked opens up the offsite webpage as an iframe that is inside a new Wordpress page where the Wordpress header and footer ...
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432 views

Custom Post Types, URL rewrite on multiple CPTs

Re: Custom post types, taxonomies, and permalinks by @TheDeadMechanic The solution above works perfectly, and rewrite is great, but can you advise on how to rewrite for more than one custom post type ...
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How do I get the avatar URL instead of an HTML IMG tag when using get_avatar?

I'm using a plugin called Simple Local Avatars which lets me upload author images which are stored on my server locally (no Gravatar). The plugin works fine and get_avatar returns the local avatar. ...
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Is it possible to rewrite a page url Without setting the permalinks to Post Name?

Is it possible to rewrite the page url if your page link is for example localhost/wordpress/?p=123 ? Instead of post_name.php?.... (So the first option of permalinks and not post_name.
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372 views

How to pass on a value as parameter via url to another page

I'm dealing with a problem I can't solve myself. I did a few hours of research about it, but I didn't manage to make it work. I want to send a parameter via the url to the page I'm forwarding to and ...
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Removing all my hardcoded URLs with get_site_url()

In my php files, I would like to remove all my hardcoded URLs (ex: http://mysite.com/) and replace them with the get_site_url() function. My problem is with the php code of one of my functions (in ...
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333 views

WP Login forms action URLs displayed as pretty URLs in browser (ex with Restore Password)

I would like to use the WP native login/register/restore password/.. functionality, but display pretty URLs instead of wp-login.php I've been looking at the core code and noticed that most login ...
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Removing parent page in URL for one page

I have a page e.g.: mysite.com/parent/child1/child2/page And I want the URL to be: mysite.com/page But only for this one page ... not the entire site. Is there a way to do this without using some ...
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WordPress 3.4 Permalinks Redirection Problem

A few years ago this was the permalink structure I had for my blog: /%year%/%category%/%postname%.html I changed these permalinks last year to this: /%category%/%postname%/%post_id%/ A plugin ...
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Adding pretty query parameters

A custom post type named shooting has a field (with ACF) with plenty of images. Those are listed on the single.php of the CPT and one of those images is displayed in full-ish size. I currently have ...
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Why id in urls doesn't work and slug yes?

I'm lost, I don't understand why this works http://website.com/?tag=my-cat-slug and not this http://website.com/?tag=15 It's really annoying because wp_dropdown_categories() only provides ids as ...
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Paginated Posts - Social Media Buttons Share First Page URL

I currently have the HTML5 Facebook, Twitter and G+ share buttons inserted into my single.php in WordPress, so it appears on all my post pages. Everything works great until I write a very long ...
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Move Category into Subcategory, Keep URL structure

The site I'm working on now was a small blog which then expanded into something quite a bit larger than what they first thought. Example below -Pizza -Chinese -Italian What I need is either all ...
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Search Query: how to construct a search string from two select elements?

Im trying to create a wordpress search widget. The final search string Im trying to submit is made up of two keywords, one each from a select element. I'd like the final search query to be ...
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Sharing two subdomains with a single WordPress without MultiSite

I want to have a single Wordpress installation for use of two domains e.g. http://blog.example.com for blog http://www.example.com for company pages I don't want to use multi-site setup, because ...
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What is the best way to revert to www version of domain name?

My site uses a bare domain, example.com. I want to use Google's Page Speed Service, which requires a www subdomain, like this www.example.com Google says the server must use a 301 redirect. What ...
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How to access the WordPress DB from a plugin file

I'm building a basic video management plugin, with an embed feature that will have URLs like: mysite.com/wp-content/plugins/embed-video.php?video=[POST ID] I plan on using the [POST ID] url parameter ...
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After site transfer I'm still getting redirected to the old site (WordPress)

I have transfered my WordPress theme on another domain doing these steps: I have used a backup plugin and backed up database Transfered wp-content folder to the new site Uploaded the database to a ...
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Confusion about Site url and directory

I have installed my wordpress in root/mysubfolder so my standard path is example1.com/mysubfolder (example1.com is the domain i have registered the webspace with) Now i want the wordpress ...
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Is it possible to rename an url from custom post type?

On my test site: http://outletdokkum.nl/kollum/dagaanbiedingen/y-bike-2/ You see a week offers (weekaanbiedingen in dutch). But as you can see the url says Day offers (Dagaanbiedingen in dutch). ...
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How to make text appear at bottom of post but not in featured

I'm trying to make some text (which includes a link) not appear in the slide at the top of my site, here's the site http://www.roboticmountain.com and you can see the "Image source.." etc is appear ...
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Search and replace image urls in posts

I'm struggling with my recently imported posterous data. All the image urls in the imported posts looks like this: ...
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wordpress multisite create different author template for mainsite and subsites

I am using authors.php to display authors pages. From my landing page of my WPMU installation I am trying to redirect the author page requests to different template. That is the requests to the ...
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How would one go about adding a category name to the url of multisite subsite?

How would one go about adding a "category" name to the url of multisite subsite? eg. http://mainsite.com/categoryname/subsite Simply editing site info settings doesnt help. I am trying to make a ...
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Problem with guids and absolute links

Post and page guids include the full absolute URL of my site (e.g. http://www.example.com/wordpress/?p=1). This causes a problem if the domain, or wordpress path changes, or if I'm viewing the site ...
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Add unique id to Preview URL

Is there an easy way to append a unique ID to the preview URL when the preview button is clicked by a user? So this: http://example.com/news/1/title/?preview=true Becomes: ...
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How can run the multiple website sites or domains into single wordpress intallation

I want to run multiple sites into wordpress 3.8.1, when the user access my website the url and language of my website is auto change to its country by it's ip address of user and website will also be ...
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Is there a way to have wordpress 301 versus 302 urls by default?

Sorry if this is a duplicate but I didn't find my answer in "Questions that already have your answer". Currently on my site if I visit an old URL link or if I outright make up a URL like ...
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How to stop Wordpress creating URLs that dont exisit

I have a website that is constantly created URLS that don't exist. For example a category section that only has 2 pages in it, for some reason is allowing the creation of other URLS - see below eg: ...
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Changing WordPress URL results in 404

Changing WordPress URL results in 404. I've tried basic suggestions like editing config.php myself of allowing rewrite. First time changing URL worked, but page had text only- no theme, just plain ...
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Remove site root trailing slash

I am using Wordpress for a "news" section on a e-commerce site. So the root of the wordpress install is in a sub-folder. www.mysite.com/news I have setup the home & site URL to reflect this in ...
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Override default url for author pages?

So the default url to display a list of posts by a particular author looks like this: http://domain.com/author/{username} I am wondering how to change the 'author' in that url to something else? I ...
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How do I get the author's page url from their ID?

What is the best way to get the author's page url, so http://example.com/author/user73, from their ID number?
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Use mapped URL on images

I have wordpress installed on my own webspace and have the blog on some native URL like https://user.foo.bar/wordpress/, but I don't want this URL to be public. Instead I want to use a mapped URL for ...
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Get canonical link

Hi I know get_permalink returns the URL. Some of my posts are redirected and at the same time I update the canonical link to the redirected post URL - (normally relates to post updates). Is there a ...