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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Remove slug from custom post type post URLs

It seems that all web resources based on the subject of removing a custom post type slug ie yourdomain.com/CPT-SLUG/post-name are now very outdated solutions often referencing pre WP version 3.5 ...
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Passing variables through links?

On my website, www.tremarctos.com, I have several photo galleries sorted by category. Clicking on a photo sends one to an individual photo post, and one can navigate between individual photos using ...
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What's the difference between home_url() and site_url()

My understanding is that site_url() returns the location where the wordpress core files are. So, if my blog is hosted at http://example.com/blog then site_url() returns http://example.com/blog But ...
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Post URL duplication adds numerical value

I thought that belonging to these different categories url naming posts the same would be treated as distinct. Categories: Home Hotel Posts: street street URL generated: www.my.com.br/...
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Generate one time URL

I need to implement one time URLs in a wordpress website. I found this script on phpclasses website and I integrated it in wordpress and it seems to work. I think this script can also be useful to ...
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Custom rewrite rules on custom posttype

I've got a problem presented to me by a client which I can't seem to fix. They have a Wordpress website with a custom posttype 'projects' This custom posttype has a custom taxonomy 'categories' What ...
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taxonomy child term url change

Currently I have custom taxonomy called "client_categories" under custom post type "press_centre" I want to change url from www.mysite.com/clients/client1/image_library_1/ to www.mysite.com/clients/...
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Remove All Query Arg

Is there a way to remove all query arg parameter in the URL added via add_query_arg(); without knowing the query key available for removal? I'm looking for this kind of function remove_query_arg_all()...
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Update media file url in wordpress media library

Currently my videos are hosted within my wp installation. I want to move all videos to my new server. Currently, my media url are as follows http://mysite.com/wp-content/uploads/video01.mp4 I am ...
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URI returns a post when it should return a 404

Morning All I have a question and I think I have a solution as well, but I wanted to ask to see if my thinking is correct. I have wp site live at http://www.phmotorcycles.co.uk and I have just found ...
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How to change Ugly link?

How to change Ugly link from www.test.com/?p=123 to test.com/123 I want to make two types of links: www.test.com/123-my-post-title-name www.test.com/123 The latter should lead ...
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My php header() function is not working [closed]

// Edit: I figured it out. Hours and hours of banging my head against a wall and it turns out all this needed was one simple line: ob_clean(); Somewhere in some included file there's probably one ...
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Adding target and _blank as it's value to the allowedtags

I know that WordPress uses KSES to parse HTML and strip invalid XHTML so I took control of $allowedtags in my themes functions.php file inside a function then added 'target' keyed to an array which ...
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Start post pagination at 0 instead of 1

Is it possible to start post pagination count at zero instead of 1? I want the URLs to be like this: ../page (Foreword) ../page/1 (Chapter 1) ../page/2 (Chapter 2) But by default the ...
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Correct (and secure) way to escape url when using href attribute

maybe it's not such a big deal as I think it is, but I want to escape href attribute with some text. Which one of these examples is the "correct" one - and does it actually matter? <?php printf( ...
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Nginx WordPress and another Web app URL structure

I have got WordPress installed on my root example.com/ Website. Also I have another Web application that on example.com/my-app/ which has got ugly links like example.com/my-app/file.php?arg=value to ...
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Wordpress URL question

I have a web page that I created and in doing a google search for the company and my name a weird page came up. For private reasons I will not reveal the company name so I will use a fictitious ...
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How to handle this URL Structure. Keep getting “page not found”

I have created two Custom Post Types, named "test" and "articles". I am trying to achieve below URL structure: site.com/test/post-title - for post type test. Works fine. site.com/test/articles/post-...
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Best way to hook a custom url?

Let say I've a custom page with slug created "/products", I want user will be able to POST to a form with url "/products/create" and allow us to render some JSON output. The "/products/create" page ...
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Redirect user to original url after login?

I have a function that redirects users to the login page (home) if they're trying to access any other page without being logged in, here's how it works: function restrict_access_if_logged_out(){ ...
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Remove digits from slugs in post or category permalinks

Assume we have two products with same name from two different vendors. For example, it's "Juice" from "vendor1" and "vendor2". "vendor1" and "vendor2" are created as categories, and if I create two ...
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61 views

pass user id in slug and get user information

I have user id and I am getting all information using user id on page with slug. When I pass the user id in slug then I am not getting user information on page. For example I have www.mysite.com/...
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650 views

Remove subfolders from URL

I am having a tough time removing the subfolders from the URL in my WordPress site. Currently, the URL format is: www.mysite.com/subfolder/index.php/category/postname I would like to remove both the ...
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Avoid the removal of “https:” from URLs

Wordpress is changing all my urls from "https://www.example.com/..." to "//www.example.com/..." for example: <link rel="canonical" href="//www.example.com/"/> I don't want this to happen, ...
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change url for static files in /wp-admin with a cdn url

I recently purchased a CDN and used a plugin to change the site url for all static files in the "/wp-content" and "/wp-include" folder to the cdn url. Is there a way to change the site url for ...
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262 views

Accessing a file saved outside webroot in a wordpress post

I have some files saved outside the webroot and need to allow posts in WordPress to be able to access the files. Following is the location of one of the files: /home1/Mathone/TESTS/Test1/index1....
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Picture 404 error for all absolute images when moving off localhost?

I recently moved to a server for the first time away from localhost and after changing all of the localhost references in the database and wordpress project none of the pictures uploaded work that ...
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Add menu and submenu in admin with a URL instead of slug?

I use this function and hook: function mysite_admin_menu() { add_menu_page( 'Categories', 'Catégories', 'administrator', 'categories', 'a_function' ); add_submenu_page( 'categories', 'Manage', '...
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How to capture a variable query string, then append it to all URLs in a Wordpress site

I have a site in which people will be sent there with various promo code query strings (that will change all the time), i.e., www.example.com/?source=emailad How would I capture the query string, ...
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Modify custom taxonomy permalink to allow 2 additional parameters?

I have a custom post and taxonomy set up. The only section I have in my website are taxonomy archives. The archive page lists the posts from the current taxonomy term. Each post is viewed in a modal, ...
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How to make draft posts or posts in review accessible via full url / slug?

I am running a website with WordPress 4.2 and have changed the way draft posts or posts in review status are displayed to non logged in users (these posts are, too, visible to anyone who visits the ...
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23 views

WordPress Address (URL) Reverts back

I've changed my WordPress Address (URL) to just http:// it was http://www. which is causing issues. However once I've changed it to http:// it reverts back to http://www. I've tried doing it from ...
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Content duplication issue with dynamic URLs

My WordPress blog creates many dynamic URLs, which creates a content duplication issue for my website. As each page gets a different live URL, it's being considered as a duplicate page. Why are ...
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Is it safe to use $_SERVER['REQUEST_URI']?

I've looked at other answers and I see that $_SERVER['REQUEST_URI'] is usually recommended and is the accepted answer for getting the current page URI along with $_SERVER['HTTP_HOST']. I looked at ...
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How to write custom rewrite rule for custom post

I have make a custom template which fetching result from sugarcrm. and its url is following : http://www.ideadunes.com/newideadune/career/apply-form/?category=Android&job=Android%20Developer&...
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How to create URL for Pages/Posts

I am not able to create a URL in WordPress like: www.example.com/lp/time-cost/free-trial When I add this URL, it's automatically changes to: wwww.example.com/lptime-costfree-trial Why are the ...
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Developing site locally and “-2” is appearing next to a few custom template URL's

I'm looking for some advice with this as I'm not sure why it's happening or how to fix it. Following the instructions here: Editing the Number at the end of Page URLs / Editing Page Slugs does not fix ...
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Is revealing just the AUTH_KEY a security issue?

I am troubleshooting a Wordpress plugin issue. It is a plugin that generates a zip file of existing files on the server and returns a link to download the file. The plugin https://wordpress.org/...
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Pass form input via url variable

I have an input field on the homepage of my site that asks the user to input their email address. When the user clicks the submit button, I would like to redirect them to another page on the site (...
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How to make pages slug have priority over any category

I use WordPress. I need to show page instead of category when they have same slug. I have category called "Acne" with the slug "Acne" page and the category have the same slug. When I write www....
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192 views

How to convert the file path to a URL of the same file?

How do I convert file system path to URL? I have found some general PHP solutions that can be error prone. Is there some WordPress specific way to do it?
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Site broken after using URL Change in Admin

I wanted to use the site URL change in the general settings page of the admin panel to remove the trailing /wp from my privately hosted wordpress site. After submitting these changes, I am locked out ...
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Access the same page from multiple urls (wildcard)

I want to serve a specific Wordpress page for multiple urls. Basically I want to point all the urls in a specific format to a known page: /some-prefix-* => /target-page And accessing /some-...
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How to stop WordPress from removing & from URL

So I have a URL which has a tracking link applied to the end. For some reason WordPress is removing the "&" which is causing the tracking to fail. You can see the URL exmaple here: http://www....
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How to disable URL rewriting for specific URLs?

I'm new to Wordpress, so I might be missing something simple. It seems to me that even with permalinks set to plain, Wordpress makes small changes to URLs. For example: www.example.com/aaa?bbb=ccc ...
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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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How to create a permalink structure for posts in a specific category

I am building a single author blog that will include multiple categories. One main category is "Movie Reviews." The author will leave a short review every time they watch a movie - even if they've ...
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Why would image paths in wordpress suddenly change?

I'm using the Everglades WP theme, and have had no issues until suddenly I found all the images have different paths in the browser. Where they are: http://localhost:8888/dev.brickandpixeldesign/wp-...
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search result in category url

I want to make a link that shows search result in category links like this link site.com/category/booklets/?s=image I mean when I search "image" word I want to see all results in search file and also ...
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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 ...