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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Creating 301 Redirects for Post, Page, Category and Image URLs?

I fear this may be too much to ask here, so if so, please feel free to tell me of another place to learn. Help with Redirections I'm cleaning up a badly developed site and migrating wordpress from a ...
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remove custom post type ulr

I have a custom post type called portfolio with three categories. If i make post with it, the url looks like this. http://skateflix.se/?portfolio=route-one. Every fix i tried, every plugin gives me ...
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Create custom permalinks to show Custom Post Type's relationship?

I'm creating a WordPress site that has 3 custom post types registered: course, chapter, and lesson. All of these post types are inter-connected and share a relationship using custom fields. For ...
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Is there a way to create a URL (new WP page) that can only be accessed from a specific source?

To explain further, here's what I"m looking to do: Create a WP page Use the URL and implement it in a reader service that is hosted (not downloadable) that in order to read (& access the URL) ...
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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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Add_query_arg + two times the same argument?

I'am trying to filter my archive page by clicking links. When clicked they execute the add_query_arg command. Everything works fine so far. But now i want to add combinations within the same ...
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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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Moved WP into new folder. How to fix image links in posts?

I moved from Wordpress.com to my own Wordpress.org hosting. I had no problems importing all my posts over, and the images were all linked up fine. Since the import, I decided to move my WP install ...
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how to remove the word “blog” from custom post type urls [duplicate]

my portfolio is at for example – http://example.com/blog/portfolio/regali-preciozo/ but instead of it I want the URL like http://example.com/portfolio/regali-preciozo/. I want to remove the blog word ...
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Redirecting sub-domain to main domain has incorrect URL on subsequent pages

I just redirected my sub-domain, www.simco-apts.com/testsite to takeover my main domain, www.simco-apts.com. While this works for the homepage, all other links/pages contained within the site add ...
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Strange URL alternative behavior. site.com/a redirects to a page like site.com/an-article

Today, I saw that the link site.com/b doesn't show a 404 page. It goes to site.com/blog/1393/03/05/built-in-power-supply/ (Maybe because of built-in-power-supply at the end) site.com/c goes to ...
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Index.php duplicating home URL and itself showing in GTmetrix

Using Gtmetrix to measure my site performance I notice index.php is duplicating my home URL also it is duplicating or called twice in the waterfall. I have no clue why or how this is happening any ...
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Incoming URL variables to custom metabox

Is it possible to take values from an incoming URL variable and write it to a custom meta box? My client has something like the following for a URL (marketing purposes): ...
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Is It Possible To A Link To The Homepage From The Admin Sidebar?

The closest I've managed to get is: function redirect_to_local_110(){ wp_redirect("/", 302); exit; } function add_home_link() { add_menu_page( 'Course', 'Course', 'read', 'home', ...
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Weird characters behind every single link and images

My site http://ilovetaobao.my If you view page source, almost every single images and links have this in the end of the URL. ?84d5a9 For example like ...
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Issues with Wordpress permalinks

I am new to wordpress but have experience in Drupal. I am developing wordpress site which I access as localhost/site1. I created another copy of it to experiment a few things. I can access another ...
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wp-login.php ampersand in url results in 404

I've got this problem where the wordpress site will throw up a 404 if the wp-login.php has an ampersand appended after it (e.g. session expired argument). I've changed themes, disabled all plugins, ...
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Adding special characters to slug?

Is it possible to prevent WP from stripping out certain characters when customizing a URL? For example, affiliate ids usually have something like ?id=something. Customizing a content's slug with ...
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moved site to development box, WP works fine except that only root of site is served

I have a small, ultra-low traffic WP site. Let us call it www.mysite.com. This same URL is listed both as the "Site Address" and the "Wordpress Address" under the wp-admin Settings panel of the live ...
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Change wp-login.php url and lost password to custom name

I'm using SiteMile's auction theme and I'm trying to change the "wp-login.php" to "login." I tried using the plugin, Rename WP-Login and that worked, however the "lost password" link doesn't work. I ...
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Run WordPress frontend and backend in different domains

I want to run my WP frontend as www.example.com and my backend (i.e. wp-admin) as user1.example.org, is it possible? The reason is I want to host lot of sites in a single server which has only 1 IP ...
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Why plugin's icon for the menu not found?

Why plugin's icon is not showing in plugin menu ? All code of plugin : add_action( 'admin_menu', 'register_my_custom_menu_page' ); function register_my_custom_menu_page(){ add_menu_page( 'Site ...
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Disable Wordpress URL auto complete

I recently noticed that Wordpress tries to auto-complete a URL when it's not submitted in its entirety. E.g. I have a post URL that looks like this: http://www.mysite.com/some-post-title If I ...
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How to get URL param to shortcode?

I can't find solution for this ... URL: www.foo.com/some_page/?name=John Page content: Hi [Name]! Worpress still redirects back to www.foo.com/some_page/ I tried everything ... I need ...
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How to pass REQUEST_URI to function

I'm trying to build a custom URL with error messages at user registrations, e.g.: ?invalid_username=1 or ?email_exists=1. I am able to build the front part of the URL manually/statically, with the ...
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Multisite subdirectory blogs missing slash

New WordPress 3.5.2 multisite (subdirectory) install is missing a slash when creating new blogs. WordPress is installed to server like: blogs.domain.com When a new user registers, the ...
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Why does my subcategory URL give 404 eror?

I'm using WordPress's standard theme Twenty Fourteen. Here is my problem Not Working: http://ispeedify.com/internet/paypal/ I've made my "PayPal" a sub category of the parent "Internet". But the ...
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Stop wordpress automatically abbreviating the domain url

I'm trying to include webtrend js script in the footer template <script type="text/javascript" src="<?php bloginfo('template_directory'); ...
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Query var removed after rewrite

I have a WordPress blog that uses custom post types, which I'm creating using the WCK plugin. One of which is the post type shows. A permalink to a specific show, then, appears as: ...
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How do I add a forward slash to end of URL for Fetch as Google?

When trying to use the Fetch as Google tool I keep getting a redirect error. This error is because my URL address is http://www.example.com instead of http://www.example.com/ How do I add the ...
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Populate Website URL at registration time

I am trying to automatically populate/set the "Website" under Contact Information in user profiles at registration time. I want the URL to go to their Author Archives page (i.e., ...
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CPT posts listed by category with custom rewrite URL, please help!

Here is what I'm trying to do: I have 10 total dessert recipes (in shared dessert category) that are divided by 2 custom post types. I want to create 3 different views of these posts with the custom ...
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How to use wp rewrite to hide form action url?

I have a widget that I'm making that builds a multi-step form which retrieves xml data from a third party plugin (http://xmlplugin.com/geoquote.php). While this plugin is available for use already it ...
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Change the image for a certain URL

Currently we have an image at url /wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/07/filename.jpg The image contains incorrect information, and we've already sent emails out containing links to this image. We'd ...
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Site goes back to homepage when you dont include the www

I have made multiple pages in my Wordpress site but whenever I go to these pages without the www in the beginning the site always redirects to the homepage. I know if i was getting an error it would ...
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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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Dynamically add a keyword to url with a specific template

I'm working on a site that is going to have two parts. Its going to have the regular marketing website and its going to have lots of landing pages constantly being drafted up to test things. My ...
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Site not loading after trying to give wordpress its own directory

I have followed these instructions http://codex.wordpress.org/Giving_WordPress_Its_Own_Directory 100s of times and never had a problem. Now I am trying to remove the /wordpress from the URL again ...
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Site Title in my Search URL

First off, I am still learning Wordpress by building my own theme. Go easy on me. My search URL displays my sites title. Example: /My%20Site?s=horror Is there an issue with my searchform.php that is ...
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Adding more onto an esc_url [closed]

I have an esc_url that creates a link to buddypress profiles depending on the author of the post which returns like this http://www.mywebsite.com/members/username/ I want to make it so it returns ...
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Wordpress custom url menu items being overwritten

I am fairly new to Wordpress development. Using a site that runs 3.91 with a custom theme that I have inherited from someone else. My question is fairly simple: I want to add custom menu items that ...
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Build query from the url given

I have an ajax request coming with parameter called "next_page_url" => "URL_FOR_THE_NEXT_SET_OF_POSTS" Now I need to build a WP_Query arguments using that url to respond to that AJAX request with ...
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Weird: /?name in URL leads to blog

This is a strange behavior I can't come up with a good explanation for: If you append /?name to a WordPress URL, it is loading the blog page. I came up with it by creating a custom Aweber "thank ...
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Is dynamic URL possible in Wordpress

I know the title seems little bit confusing, but what I am looking for is something possible in symfony or ror. I have a page with this URL: http://mydomain.com/job/. Now I want this URL structure ...
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Append a custom string in custom post type URL

Is there any way in WordPress how to achieve following situation? I have a custom post type with permalinks. And I need to append a string to this URL, which will produce a different view. E.g. - ...
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How to extract URLs from wordpress taxonomies

I am in quite a trouble. I need to extract all possible url from my wordpress blog be it of post, tag, category or anything else after domian-name.tld/*. I tried my hand on few available codes and ...
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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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Custom page with variables in url. Nice url with add_rewrite_rule

Using WP3.1 I Have a custom page with a WP_Query and the query gets dynamic variables from the url. And i want safe variables and clean urls. Example: ...
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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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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 ...