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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Wordpress address URL keeps dropping the www

My Wordpress Address (URL) in general settings keeps losing the www from the URL - I type in http://www.domain.com and it saves and works fine. Next time I go in the address has changed to ...
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WPMU - How to echo only one URL

I have this code that I am using on a site to check if the current user has a blog on the our wp network and as of now it is echoing the URL for both the main site and their blog. I would like to ...
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How to create non-unique sub-category slugs?

What’s the best way to make Wordpress accept non-unique sub-category slugs? By default, Wordpress ensures that every ‘slug’ portion of permalink URLs is unique, and is very savvy about using this to ...
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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 to set global variable in functions.php

I want to be able to echo the URL of the featured image of a post and after looking some on the web I found the following which works fine when I put it in a loop in my front page template. <?php ...
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What is the correct way to convert the absolute path of the executing script to a URL, in WordPress?

In a nutshell, my question is "How do I convert the absolute path of the executing script, e.g., /home/content/xx/xxxxxxxx/html/wp-content/plugins/MY_PLUGIN_DIR/MY_PLUGIN/MY_PLUGIN.PHP or ...
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How to make WordPress use protocol indepentent upload files?

I am using FORCE_SSL_ADMIN in wp-config.php so everytime I upload a new image and inserted into the post, it is using SSL version e.g. <img ...
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Why is ?doing_wp_cron being appended to my URLs

I'm finding this string appended to the end of my URLs sometimes: /?doing_wp_cron Does anyone know what it for? How can I remove it?
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How do I test my localhost WordPress project with VirtualBoxVM?

I'm working on a WordPress project set up with MAMP on localhost. I try testing the site on internet explorer with VirtualBoxVM by browsing to my local ip. My problem is, wp_head() outputs absolute ...
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How to show the homepage on a different url, like site.com/blog instead of site.com?

I have Wordpress installed in my root directory, so if you go to site.com you see the list of recent posts. What I want to do is to have the homepage show a static page instead showing recent news ...
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How can I do a url redirect to include a wordpress username?

I currently have a button like this, that takes a user to their 'mentions' page <a href="http://my.url.org/mentions/<?php global $userdata; get_currentuserinfo(); echo( $userdata->user_login ...
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How to add category to: 'wp-admin/post-new.php'?

I want to have a link to create a new post that sets the category also. I have tried wp-admin/post-new.php?post_category=12 and wp-admin/post-new.php?cat=12, but neither worked. I also tried using ...
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Organizing Your Pages

I'm having problems creating sub pages. So far I've followed the proper directions: Go to a new page, click the "Page Parent" drop-down menu. Select the appropriate parent Page from the drop-down ...
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Which asset URLs are acceptable in a “vanilla” MU install?

Wordpress appears to let content be addressed by many URIs in an MU install. For example: example.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/5/files/picture.jpg example.com/bob/files/picture.jpg ...
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Pages redirected to attachment post

THE SETUP I'm using WordPress 3.4.2 with Magic Fields 2 plugin. Using MagicFields2, I've added a custom field to the builtin 'page' post type. This field is called 'section_header' (which is ...
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Multiple URLs with Numbers

I am trying to correct a problem on a Wordpress site which is producing duplicate pages in the format of: /about-us/connecticut/3/3 /about-us/connecticut/3/3 /about-us/connecticut/3/ ...
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How do I link to a blog not set as the homepage?

I have a blog here /www.mysite.com/section/news/ that only shows news in a specific category. When I use wp_get_recent_posts() and get_permalink($recent["ID"]) the link goes here ...
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Finding URI in Child Theme

Which is best way to find URI in child Theme. <?php echo get_template_directory_uri(); ?> <?php bloginfo('template_directory'); ?> Below given code works but it has "stylesheet" in it, ...
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URL problem: www.sitename.com/blog and www.sitename.com/learn using same WP installation

I'm sure there has to be some way to make this with single wordpress instalation. Posts for "learn" page are tagged with "learn" and I built a custom template that has loop that prints only posts from ...
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Change code to display image attachment page

I have this code which displays images with their captions in a list. On clicking caption, opens image in an attachment page, but clicking on image, opens that image with a dark-gray background. Is ...
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Custom category URL rewriting

Here is the situation: let say I have a page called Press and that page has this url: www.example.com/press-center Now, let say that I have a category Press (slug is press) and subcategory called ...
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How does WordPress generate URL slugs?

Is there a page somewhere that details exactly how WordPress generates slugs for URLs? I'm writing a script that needs to generate URL slugs identical to the ones WordPress generates.
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565 views

How to replace post image url before posting using api?

I am currently writing phpNuke import Wrdpress plug-in. I have a problem with importing posts with images: + I already had written a routine which extracts image tag text and images from source post ...
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How to avoid duplicate Url for the home page

I am working on this web . I need to fiugure it out on how to avoid repeating the URL in the home Page. The Home page has actually two url creativesquaresummercamp.com/ ...
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Best Way to Leverage Custom Post Type Related Content and Consider SEO

I'm doing a real estate project for a client. I've created a custom post type called "communities" to list new construction communities in her area. I also want to have deeper sub pages but I would ...
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Tricky URL rewrite with custom values in url

We have custom post type as user_images and each of these post has a image attached with image name is 3 digit number followed by extension. When the url http://mysite.com/wp_username/3digitnumber ...
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Display posts with author in the url with custom post types

I'm having a really difficult time with this. I have a multi-user gallery site. Each author has his own page that lists the author's posts (this is a custom post type). I have made it so that the ...
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Avoid too long words in a post title, post content or comment but only if its not a url

I want to prevent users from posting things like "aaaadfgdfgsdfgdaaaadsfgsdfgaaasdfgdfaaadfgsdfgaaaaaaaajahkjhkahkkjkjhaa..." which would not only be annoying but would certainly break the content div ...
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Filter any HTTP request URI?

I want to filter any HTTP request URI done through the HTTP API. Use cases: The WordPress update check goes to http://api.wordpress.org/core/version-check/1.6/, but ...
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How to change the main site url on a multisite installation (network)?

My multisite (network) installation has 3 sites. the main site (nothing there, just very brief information) client 1 site -- siteurl/client1 client 2 site -- siteurl/client2 With domain mapper, ...
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806 views

How to prevent automatic redirection?

Wordpress has a feature whereby it will automatically redirect your URLs if it percieves them to be written wrongly. Here is an example: I have a page called my-page If I go to: ...
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What can I replace '.get_bloginfo('url').' with to return the current URL rather than the home address?

I am using the Any Mobile Theme Switcher plugin to switch between full and mobile themes automatically. The only problem with it is that the 'switch to mobile site' and 'switch to full site' links ...
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Add forward slash on categories url (serve one version of a url)

How can I a add forward slash on categories URLs and serve only that version of a category (meaning URLs not ending in forward-slash will redirect to URLs ending in forward slash). I manage to remove ...
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How to create a custom url for a category

I took over a site that displays the category in the URL three different ways. For some categories it shows "?category_name=blah". (Not ideal, but I can live with it) For newly created categories ...
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578 views

Open Wordpress 'Add New Post' admin page with parameters set via $_GET

I want to launch my web browser from an automation tool I use and open Wordpress "Add Nwe Post" page in the admin area with specific title and content (it varies everytime, I generate it dynamically ...
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Echo URL of large version of Featured Image

I use this plugin to echo the URL of a post's featured image in the header: <?php /** Plugin Name: Post Thumbnail FB header */ function fb_header() { // Not on a single page or post? Stop ...
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Using a portfolio_category slug in wordpress URL

I won't lie - I don't know php but I enjoy digging around trying to find ways to customize themes so that they behave how I want them to. Any help would be very much appreciated. What I am trying to ...
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Appending numbers to url do not break the link

I'm doing some url and meta cleanup and have found a strange problem(?) where, when adding a number to a url, the url still works. For example: The following uris both work and retrieve the same ...
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Removing custom post type name in single article URLs

My articles are not standard posts but custom post types (not sure about how to formulate this exactly). When viewing an article in single view, the URL is : ...
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Site URL always in front of other URLs

My Wordpress site is having a bad URL structure when I'm adding new URL. For example in comments, when commentators fill in their website, it always has this structure ...
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4k views

Moving wp-content outside of web root?

Is it possible to move the entire wp-content folder outside of the Web root? I need to prevent anyone to view any asset file (images, pdfs, movies etc) with a direct url to the file... Any ideas? Or ...
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Taxonomy in URL

I have a huge problem: I want to have nice URL's on my Homepage. I got a custom post type and taxonomies. Now I want to have a URL like that: www. mydomain ...
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How can I pass a variable to a page with a SEF url?

I'm making a website for a small church. They would like to upload sermons to their site. I've looked for a WP plugin to do that, but none of them did exactly what they wanted. So, I'm making a ...
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Non latin post slug truncate

I created a custom post type and set its permalink structure to 'category/postname'. I found that sometimes, when i create a post in a non latin characters, the post slug is getting cut. I googled ...
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Rename page URL

I have the following URL structure: http://localhost/wordpress/gallery?id=331 id specifies the id of the post. gallery is a normal page inside which I am accessing the id of the post and fetching ...
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How to allow — in category name

How allowed "--", "---" or any other symbol in terms(category) URL. Now WordPress replace from "--" to "-" ps.I`m using to Subdomain plugin. And IDN subdomain Example: xn--...site.com/ There xn-- is ...
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Two pages named the same thing, on a different level but conflicting url paths in menus and direct links

I've just changed some titles of pages and child pages around, simply I've got Work as top level page, and Blog as a top level, with Play and Work as children. The paths are: /work/ and ...
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create gallery page for specific post id

I have several custom post types similar to (place, person,etc.) refer this and under each of these custom post type there are several posts inserted. ...
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Wordpress pagination URL posts not load

I set up wordpress newly and add next previous pagination in home page using following code next_posts_link('Older Entries »', 0); previous_posts_link('« Newer Entries', 0); Pagination URL work ...
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Moving a test WP site to live

I am new to WP and want to check something before I start down a patch that might not work. Using WordPress can I easily change the site URL? For example, I have an existing website visible at ...