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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wp_nav_menu including Skype URL

If I try to add a skype username as the URL for a wp_nav_menu item, the item is saved but the URL is not. The username URL is in the following format: skype:example?call Any thoughts on add skype: ...
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My class function is not seeing GET url paramaters

I have a set of variable set up, created with add_filter in my plugin functions file: add_filter('query_vars', 'user_country_var' ); add_filter('query_vars', 'user_lat_var' ); add_filter('...
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“.#[random-char-string]” being inserted at end of URLs

I've seen this on a couple of sites now and I'm having trouble finding information about (probably because it's awkward to describe): All internal URLs like this for example: http://www.domain....
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hide wp-content from urls

Here is what I am thinking of trying to hide wp-content from the urls of files included in page source. defining the following in wp-settings.php define ('WP_CONTENT_URL','http://example.com/...
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Block direct url enter

I want to block / disable direct url entering into address bar. Is it possible in wordpress? Actually I have created custom login, profile and other pages so don't want to allow user to go through wp-...
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Redirecting URL with Twitter Button API Not Working

I'm trying to make a Custom Twitter Button in my content.php so where it's placed at the bottom of each post and a button appears that when clicked it can send a Tweet this to Twitter with the post id'...
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All font sizes change when manually typing 2011 into url and going to archive page

I am developing a site on MAMP and everything is going fine except that I thought I would check how all the default archive pages look. I typed 2011 at the end of the base url and it retrieved a ...
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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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Need help changing back the correct wordpress url

Hello I've just recently installed wordpress today on a development linux server. Everything seemed ok until when I stupidly changed the wordpress url. Initailly it was just http://localhost/ but I ...
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Enhancin 404 to contain a search from URL

I have migrated to WordPress from other (probably unknown to you) free blogging site (bloguje.cz if you are curious) The issue is, that previous system had sometimes URL ending with ".php" and ...
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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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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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Are href attributes of a elements filtered on output to add the current path?

I have some code that basically looks like this (it's more complicated, but even this example shows what I'm running into): echo '<a href="#">TEST</a>'; However, what gets sent to the ...
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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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Unable to set Custom “Link URL” for Featured Image, and More?

I have an issue that I believe can be solved one of two ways. I am using Featured Images in posts for content on a home page slider. What I would like to have happen is to have the destination links ...
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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 http://2011.denmark.wordcamp.org/session/wordpress-...
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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 http://...
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Viewing category pages without the word 'category' in URL

When I view a static page its url is like: http://example.com/mybooks/ When I view a category page its url is like: http://example.com/category/books-ebooks/ For SEO, I want some modification so ...
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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? http://www....
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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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URL / Templating system advice [closed]

I am trying to set up my blog so that the following URL pattern: http://myblog.com/category/somecategory/ Will use the template file category.php I have created the template, however, when I ...
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How to Change 404 page title

i have try many methods after searching on internet but unable to ramove Nothing Found from my 404 page title how to do it please help me even i have us this in my 404 page header if( is_404() ) ...
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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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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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permalink for category pages and posts

Can you please help me? For getting post url I use: <?php the_permalink() ?> But for pages and for categories? If I use <?php the_permalink() ?> on categories it displays post url.
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How to set path to the image instead of alt in media.php?

I need to modify the default gallery code, I need the alt of the image to be the path to the big image. I've modified media.php like this: function wp_get_attachment_image(........... 'alt' => $...
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How to have a custom URL structure for a custom post type?

Even though this question sounds like others here is my problem: The site I am updating had a permalink structure of /%postname%, during this time I created a custom post type of "popups" (rewrite ...
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Convert link in Wordpress 3.2.1

How can I convert links (url displayed in the browser) from : www.mywebsite.com/?p=13 to something like this : www.mywebsite.com/title_of_the_topic
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Custom branding / theme specified by URL

Is there a way to have a site use a theme that is specified by the URL? for example the same site content, database and WordPress install where: domain_x.com uses theme_a with company_branding ...
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Use a separate upload folder for custom post attachment upload

So, i'm trying to find out a way to use two separate upload folders, being the default one wp-content/uploads for general media uploads, and another one say wp-content/custom for one specific type of ...
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Get taxonomy slug from url

Sorry I'm new to taxonomies & trying to learn quickly. I've set up sectors and assigned a post to it. If I go to the post, I can see the URL has www.mydomain.com/sectors/auto/ How can I get auto ...
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Custom URL parameters in template files

SETUP I want to pull a query variable from the URL and use it on my single post template (single.php). For example: mysite.com/2011/07/29/testPost/?myvar=someValue To do so, I added the custom query ...
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URL Rewrite + Page + Custom Post Type = Unusual Redirect

Yet another URL rewrite issue :) The Problem I have a URL rewrite rule that should work, but against all logic it redirects without passing the query var. The Juicy Details The site has a page ...
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Setting a url for a page

Is there a way to set a url for a page, as per the following example: I want to change this url: http://richardclunan.com/?page_id=2 To: http://richardclunan.com/copy-critiques Is this possible? (...
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Unwanted media library URLs in posts?

When doing a bit of Google searching for content on our blog, I noticed to my shock and horror that individual images from the Media Library are somehow generating their own URLs that Google is ...
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Is 'name' a reserved word in URL's?

I'm creating some custom templates and I keep running in to a problem where I get'Page not found'. After a bit of debugging, I discovered that I only get this if my URL contains www.mysite.com/...
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How can I identify which file/function will be used to respond to a particular URL?

I'm a Drupalista who occasionally works in WordPress so this might be obvious :) I was helping a colleague debug some AJAX behaviour, and having got the URL of the callback from Firebug, I wasn't sure ...
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Can't login after my site was moved to a new server

I'm working on a site which is not attached to a domain name yet, so I access to it through an ugly URL like old_server.something.myprovider.co.uk/.../.../ My provider moved me to a new server so I ...
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When I click a custom menu link, how do I make it update the URL in the browser to the external link?

I have created a "custom link" under Menus. The problem is that URL in the browser retains the Wordpress URL ( http://blog.tabsonrahm.org ) instead of the linked URL ( http://tabsonrahm.org/about ). ...
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How do I make Wordpress “Page” link in the top nav bar go to an external URL?

I would like the Wordpress page link as shown here go to an external URL instead of going to page. What is the best way to set this up? I'm running Wordpress 3.1.3. Thank you.
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Add source URL from Feed WordPress (Syndication) plugin to a custom field in post editor

We're using the Feed Wordpress (Syndication) plugin to ingest external feeds resulting in posts published in WordPress. The plugin pulls the 'source' URL from the feed. We can display the source URL ...
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HTML link within my plugin settings page

My plugin has a settings page. It's working fine. Now, i want to put a html link within this page. This link will go to another settings page. How could I do that? Thanks.
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How to exclude my home page from url of my internal pages?

I just definsed at Setting> Reading a page I have created called "home" as my homepage. The change was ok, but since them all my internal pages url shows an extra /home/in their urls. How can I avoid ...
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How to display content from external db with relevant urls

I am working on a website that needs to display information about electronic resources which is stored in an external database. This information will be presented three different ways (alphabetical ...
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Blank Pages with # URL & Google

I'm using some blank pages that have a title only and a URL set to '#' for my navigation. (So, that the item appears in the dropdown menu, but when it's clicked a page doesn't open). Do I need to ...
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How does: /index.php?post_type=event&event-date=2011-07-25 work? What if it doesn't work?

I have an events cpt with a slug "event" I am using it in several places but I am trying to create a "day" view that shows all the events for a given day. I also have the archive arg set in the CPT ...
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Using a _GET gives me a debug error (over my head)

Just looking for some advice on something that is bugging me. Please bear in mind I am a PHP noob :-) I am passing a variable in the url to my WP index page like so: <a href="<?php bloginfo('...
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Separate URL for a specific page

I have 3 sections to a website, each it's own page. A page for the company and one each for the two founders. Each of the founders would like their page to be under their own domain, but still be ...
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Remove international characters from slug - Almost done - Bit help

I want to remove some characters from the slug, like "¿" that we use in spanish for opening a question. If I go to wp-includes/formatting.php and in function sanitize_title_with_dashes($title) ...