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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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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Set a custom URL for image in the Media Library?

I'm having some real frustration with the Media Library, as a WP beginner. What I'm expecting is that I can upload an image, and then reuse that image where I want within the site, using a standard ...
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How can I make my blog urls have words of the title in them?

I just started a new blog and all the urls look like this: sitename.com/?p=1 But how do people make the url have the title of the blog Thanks!
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Set template based on query in URL

I want to be able to force WordPress to load an page/post based on a query in the URL. www.mywordpresssite.com/posts/myarticle?template=custom This URL should load the myarticle post using template ...
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URL with without www shows just a blank page

i have a little problem with my wordpress page... when I enter the URL with www, the page is shown the right way. But when I enter it without www, then it shows just a blank page and the source code ...
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How to create custom authors links

I would like to create custom authors links that lead to the page specified by the author. Instead of http://example.com/author/example for example http://facebook.com/authorexample. How can I do ...
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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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URL displays different page (a loop)?

So I've been playing with many themes lately and finally came back to my old one, and I'm in trouble. I have (always had actually) a page called Portfolio. It's address is www.example.com/portfolio. ...
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Suddenly new posts have the default permalink instead of the post name

One of my clients' sites has suddenly and for no apparent reason decided to disregard the custom permalink structure when you add a new post. The permalink structure is set to /%postname%/ So ...
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Custom post type admin search, keep current URL parameters

I have a custom post type I created, and a page that displays each entry. I have an area where I can filter the results through a search form. It works good, except when I press submit, the current ...
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How to return a different page than the one requested

Description of the problem I am now developing a plugin whose purpose is to change the contents of the page a user requested depending on different variables (like, for example, user's location). By ...
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How to close tab automatically if URL has specific word? [closed]

help me today. Is it possible to close the tab automatically after loading/few seconds after checking if URL address has specific words? e.g; http://mysite.com/post.php?deleted=1 Here ?deleted=1 is ...
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Confusion about how a URL is being parsed

I have a permalink that leads to some custom content like: http://mysite.com/extra-deal/91103/ That will take you to a page that is handled by the file: category-extra-deals.php On that page I ...
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“Preview Changes” giving 404

Post Preview works fine, but after a post has already been published and changing the content and "previewing changes" before updating it again, it gives a 404. I think I've found out why this is ...
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How to set base url for php widget

SO, I have some php that I'm inserting into a widget that generates a list of pdfs within a directory on the root level of my wordpress install (see "Meeting Summaries" to the right here: ...
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Why links are not linked if edited comment?

I am using the plugin front end editor to edit posts.. This works very well in posts, where all links are perfectly visible if I have edited a post. For some reason, if I edit a comment and there are ...
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Change Wordpress comments url / word

Is this possible? For example, I want to change http://mysitesitesite.com/post-name/comment-page-1/#comment-452 to http://mysitesitesite.com/post-name/custonname-1/#customname-452 What should I ...
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Replace category name with article id in wordpress urls

I would like to know, using wordpress, how to replace the category name with the article id in the url ? For example, I have a url of this kind : http://mywebsite.com/css/the-name-of-my-css-article ...
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Magento and Wordpress URL integration

so I'm in a bit of a conundrum. I've integrated wordpress into my Magento site, currently by a subdirectory. Check it out: http://vapetropolis.ca. If you go to the "reviews" section, you'll note ...
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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 are my wp urls showing page not found?

I recently changed a page slug url in the edit area and saved it from flood-maps to floodmaps. There was an issue here so I then deleted the page in trash too and started a new one with the same name ...
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Bulk Delete Users Error uri too large

I am trying to delete thousands of users at once. After seeing that I can only display up to 999 user records at once using the "Screen Options" menu I thought that might be ok. But upon clicking ...
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get multiple values from $_GET from multiple checkboxes

I'm creating a form that loops through all the terms of a taxonomy. Multiple terms can be selected and they get passed in the url. I'm trying to get all the terms on another page but I'm only able to ...
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Wordpress not opening posts with only numbers if permalink is post_name

Someone knows why this happens? For instance, I have a post called 1987, but it does not open it when I click on the link. When I use a different permalink structure, it opens it. Why is this and how ...
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Comment_author_url doing nothing

I have this function: <?php function top_comment_authors($amount = 5) { global $wpdb; $results = $wpdb->get_results(' SELECT COUNT(comment_author_email) AS comments_count, ...
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Editing does not change post_name

Suppose I wrote an article, "My Article Title", it has been saved into the database with $post_name=my-article-title , and the permalink is mysite.com/my-article-title. All good. Now, if I didn't ...
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WordPress keep redirecting me to random URLs

When I go to my homepage, http://example.com, I sometimes get redirected to http://example.com/SXKSLW/ or some other random URL along that pattern that yields 404 page. I do not remember doing ...
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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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False URL for shopping cart

OK. Re wording my question I have a digital product on a wordpress site Using a shopping cart I'm charging .99 cents for people to look at a video (going to charity) The cart directs them to a page ...
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Sorting custom post types by taxonomy (So close)

I have a custom post type called 'requests' that has a custom taxonomy 'request-categories'. I've created a template with a modified loop that allows me to view my custom post type in a certain ...
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Multiple post categories - single permalink

I created a post which is assigned to multiple categories. Eg: I have a post "My Post", and I put it in "foo" and "bar" categories. Now my article will have two permalinks, "/foo/my-post" and ...
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Inserting Media to WordPress Posts

If I insert an image to a WordPress docuament via "Add Media -> Insert from URL", and after submitting the URL and inserting to my post, is the image linked to my page or copied to my site? Thanks.
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Pretty Permalinks

I've created my own search functionality which basically finds the nearest store closest to the entered postal code. My URL for the search currently looks like this ...
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How do I change the URL returned by next_posts_link()?

I am integrating a WordPress blog into my existing portfolio, test.mysite.com. The WordPress default twenty twelve blog appears on test.mysite.com/blog/. I want to integrate WordPress functionality ...
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Making a site URL

I've used WordPress before but only through the website. This is the first time I've actually installed WP and I'm loving all of the customization options that are available to me now. I'm a bit ...
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Using URL parameters, list posts from category and custom taxonomy

For example, http://example.com/?cat=6&tag=books lists posts that belong to category ID 6 and tagged 'books' (i.e. posts that satisfy both conditions). Similarly, ...
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How can I replace my primary url globally with a parked one?

Ok so long story short, someone on our team accidentally got the domain we wanted booked on wordpress.com and not with a host for wordpress. ooopssss We've got a slightly inferior domain booked with ...
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How to fix unchanged URLs in Database after running serialized search and replace script?

I just did my first migration from a dev site to a prod site, using the InterconnectIt serialized search and replace script. The migration worked, but here is where I’m struggling: The site was ...
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Custom Post Type, post-formats associated to custom post type > 404 archives

I'm finishing a custom layout. Here's the code of my Custom Post Type <?php /* ------------------ [ CUSTOM POST TYPE ] ------------------------- */ add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); ...
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Update references to pictures on website after moving to new URL

I moved my wordpress website to a new URL on the same server and managed to update most DB entries with the Velvet Blues Update URLs plugin. But the paths to my pictures, which are being used by the ...
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Is there a 'rake routes' for wordpress?

Is there an equivalent to 'rake routes' in php/wordpress that would spit out all the available wordpress url paths available?
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Changing RSS feed URL structure

I am in the process of creating a wordpress website, and I just have one issue left - RSS feeds. Currently, the website has a .htaccess file blocking access to /category/* pages. It was part of a ...
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Wordpress URLs changed to relative on transferring server

I have developed a Wordpress site on staging server. It is working absolutely fine. When I moved the site to live server, media upload URLs changed to relative. Staging media URL as image source: ...
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Accidentally changed the url

I happened to accidentally change the url from my website ... I have read a so many articles about what to do and I understand that I probably need to change something from a database, and that it is ...
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Exclude subcategories from the url

We have a site with categories and subcategories. If anybody navigates to a content belongs to a subcategory the url will have the following form: domain/main-category/sub-category/mycontent/ But we ...
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WP URL /icons returns 403 forbidden error

So, this is odd. On WordPress, I'm not allowed to have a page http://mysite.com/icons. Apparently that slug doesn't work, and I get an error 403 (forbidden) if I try to go there. This seems silly, as ...
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How to build custom WP admin with custom URLs

I would like to create a custom WP admin area, that uses custom URLs to navigate thought it and have a custom generated HTML. A member will be able to login via a custom URL, for example: ...
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Change path/url of admin-bar.min.css

Does anyone know where admin-bar.min.css is registeded/included? Im trying to add a slash in front of admin-bar.min.css, so the admin bar will work correctly on all pages. Im playing arround with a ...
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Moving a WordPress site - Installation issue

I have moved Wordpress sites before and have occasionally encountered issues but always been able to resolve them. I have tried to do this several times with this site but I am still having the same ...
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Enabling canonical links to force search engines to go to site.com rather than site.net [closed]

I want visitors who have typed site.com, stay on site.com and visitors who have come to site.net, stay at site.net (They have one host and site.net has been parked on .com). When it comes to search ...