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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previous_posts_link and next_posts_link, how to return the next/previous post's title as the url

The site I am working on needs to have the returned url set a specific way. That being said, all posts are basically images that are posted, with there titles being said as the page urls. How do I go ...
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How to call for bloginfo inside function in functions.php?

I am new to WordPress and PHP, so I have this question: I want to add a Link to the "New Post" for a Custom Post Type I implemented. But it will only let me put static links, connected to my ...
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WordPress Query String: get_posts('cat=5') vs WP_Query( 'cat=5') vs URL: /site/?cat=5

We can filter our posts with a URL query string: http://mysite.com/?cat=5 We can also use a similar syntax for get_posts('cat=5') and new WP_Query('cat=5').** get_posts('param=value'); just passes ...
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How to redirect homepage to actual URL?

I have a stupid problem. In the custom header template I include on all pages are some images. When I set the links to the images as images/image.png it works on the homepage but not on other pages. ...
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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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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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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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How to remove the number of a comment in the url slug?

Searched through google but can't find anything related to it. Either I don't know what terms to use when searching or there's nothing about it. I want to remove #comment-* we all know that it ...
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Prevent Wordpress from automatically correcting URLs

I notice that if I type in http://www.example.com/pag I can land on an existing page that has a name like http://www.example.com/page_five. I don't know exactly what causes this, but I want to know if ...
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Post's ID pattern?

Each post has an ID and I would like to know how they were assigned. Is there a pattern? Why are the ID's not being incremented by 1 every posts? It would be easier..My ID's go from 9867, to 9869, to ...
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Website Address Keep redirect to website after migration attempt

I have a loclhost site that I heard I can migrate the site by just copy and paste the whole site from local to host if I changed WordPress Address (URL) and Site Address (URL) to my current hosted ...
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Organizing the Navigation Menu

I have a problem with menu organization. I have a Pages with url "pressroom" and have a Category with the same name. I want to make it a one menu item. Pressroom (sitename.com/pressroom/) page 1 ...
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Is Wordpress API visible from PHP file called in htaccess

I'm trying to add some rewriterules in the .htaccess file to deal with hotlinked images - specifically I want to add the URL from the post where the image appeared to the header location information ...
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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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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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Nicer URL for viewing category of posts?

At the moment to view a category of posts I have a url like http://server/category/tag Is there a way in wordpress I can do this as: http://server/tag
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How to call images from your plugins image folder?

I've done a lot of research and learned a lot about WP constants and function usage for getting image paths etc. but still my original problem persists. <img src="<?PHP echo WP_PLUGIN_DIR . ...
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custom wordpress rewrite

I am trying custom rewrite for following url... http://www.domain.com/lp/1 and it would be parsed using lp.php?p=1 I have tried following... add_action( 'init', 'aagt_rewrite_add_rewrites' ); ...
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How do I get the author's page url from their ID?

What is the best way to get the author's page url, so http://example.com/author/user73, from their ID number?
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Problem with parent page slug only in WordPress admin

I am using the permalink structure: /%category%/%postname%/ in order to show my blog posts under their category in my url. I have also installed WordPress SEO by yoast (if that helps) but I noticed ...
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How to get CGI variables?

I need to do two things: Add a CGI variable (say filter=21) to the current query and make a link to this modified URL. Fetch the value of CGI variable "filter". How to do that in WordPress?
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WordPress and $_GET Params

This is an odd problem that I have never run into before with WordPress. I have a site, permalinks enabled. The url can be http://mysite.com/page-name/?anyParamName=testing then when I use ...
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Clicks registering on Preview DNS site

I set up my site on a PreviewDNS, I have since pointed my Domain to the correct place and changed all the links to non-previewDNS links. However I can see (using Jetpack) that visitors to my site are ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Can I use %category% like Templates in my Plugin?

I have seen that Wordpress uses %category% like strings to create url templates. Is there an easy way to allow such mechanism in a plugin? For example in the plugin's settings page user specifies an ...
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How to get category/tag in URL for Pagination links?

I have a custom pagination function in functions.php. If I'm at the URL: http://mysite.com/tag/dogs, the Next link currently just contains /page/2. How can I make it so it will look like ...
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can I chage url for register_post_type

I registered custom post type by register_post_type('new_post',$args); So new post url looks like `http://myweb.com/new_post/post_name Can I change _later_ the part of url from new_post to something ...
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What is the best way to figure out which template file that a “pretty permalink” is using?

I'm new at wordpress, so maybe this question is very basic, but I looked at Google and I searched for tutorials and I didn't find anything... The question is simple. I have a "page", and this page is ...
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Make insterted image point to post url instead of attachment page

I am inserting an image in a post and I want it to point to the post detail page, not the attachment. What should I do? Thanks in advance.
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How to list all images used on a specific page?

How do I list all the image(s) used on a specific WordPress page. I would like it to include the following if possible, Url to image Name of image Url to thumbnail of the image [Edit] I would like ...
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Custom post type URL

I have a page called "News", and I have created a custom post type for news. In "News" page I need to show all news custom posts and they need to be clickable. "News" page url is ...
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cannot link a external url, present page url acting as parent url

please help some one cannot link a external link, my present page link is acting as parent link, if iam linking facebook.com , then my page url opens as www.mysite.com/facebook.com please solve it. ...
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How can I extract the URL of a link from a post?

I am pretty new in WordPress and I have the following doubt. I have a page that take some informations from a list of post that belong to a specific category and show these informations into ...
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How to rewrite URL and get the values?

I created a shortcode by add_shortcode. where the shortcode placed in a wordpress page to display dynamic content. The dynamic content is based on the URL value. Example If URL is ...
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How to add multiple custom URL variables?

I am building a Wordpress plugin that looks for different custom variables in the URL. The way I am able to achieve that right now is with this code: function add_custom_query_var( $vars){ ...
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Change homepage url

is there any way how to achieve this? I've tried to google it, but I have no clue how to call it. siteurl.com - for whole web siteurl.com/news - homepage with news When I add siteurl.com I have to ...
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Is it possible to change image urls by hooks?

I have moved my uploads directory to another server. For example, a url that was pointing to: http://example.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/image.jpg should point to here in the new situation: ...
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Scrape a webpage for image and add it to post

I was wondering if there was a way to scrape an external webpage for its first/best image and add it to a new post in Wordpress. This seems like it would not be too complicated, but I can't seem to ...
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How to reference a theme image in a stylesheet?

I have a global element as part of my theme and I need to reference and image as a background image. I need the URL to the image. I assume that it's bad practice to hard-code the URL and that the URL ...
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Pages other than Home page not displayed even when URL is good

I installed WordPress on a dedicated server running Debian and each time a create a new page (www.mydomain.com/mynewpage) I can't access it, and when I try I get the error: Not Found The requested ...
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Wrapping add_query_arg with esc_url not working

I know about the XSS issue related to add_query_arg()function. That is why I am wrapping it with esc_url(). Problem is...this is not working with wp_remote_get(). If I go: $url = add_query_arg( ...
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My wordpress site is using local ip to point to jquery and other files, how to fix it?

I installed WP on my Raspberry Pi using this guide : https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/usage/wordpress/ I did not do the last part about permalinks yet. Problem is, when I navigate to my ...
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How to create cutom link for page

I am newbie in WordPress, and my question may be duplicated, but I cant get this, help please. I have page with this URL: example.com/?page_id=49, but I want to make it as example.com/test_page. ...
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How to customize sub-URLs in a wordpress website (.htaccess)

I have a regular business website that I built on Wordpress - www.example.com I have a blog page in my website under - www.example.com/blog When viewing a blog post it looks like this: ...
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Alternatives to site_url() and get_template_directory_uri()

The problem I'm having is that my Wordpress is set up on localhost, but when I view the site from another computer, "<?php echo get_template_directory_uri();?>/image.png" will return ...