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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Changing my site url from azure.net to custom domain

I have created a WordPress site using Azure so when the site went live the url was http://apidublin.azurewebsites.net/. I changed this to http://www.apidublin.com/ using my domain hosting site and ...
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WP Nav menu append to url

Using wp_nav_menu() , how can I append a value at end of each URL? For example, I have the following url: http://www.example.com/ but I have to append a language parameter at the end, so the url ...
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How to properly print a 404 error without redirecton? (i.e. keeping the current URL)

There are some pages on my BuddyPress install that I would like to hide by printing a 404 error. With the help of the following question: Redirect Restricted Page to 404 I came up with this code: ...
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hijacking home_url for root relative paths

I'd been having trouble with the full domain name being written into the path of links and assets. Basically localhost:XXXX works fine, until I try to reach my site from a Virtual Box install of XP or ...
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Wrong url in sortable column headers & pagination in the admin, when behind a proxy

Recently I changed the url of my site from atlas.site.com to site.com, one thing I just came across in the admin area for posts, custom post types, pages, where there are more than one page of posts, ...
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Rewrite /category/cars into /topics/cars

I know there are plenty of question and posts about this out there, however I couldn't find a solution or existing thread to my specific question. If I list my categories and click on "cars" the url ...
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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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hide wp-content from urls

Here is what I am thinking of trying to hide wp-content from the urls of files included in page source. defining the following in wp-settings.php define ...
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Block direct url enter

I want to block / disable direct url entering into address bar. Is it possible in wordpress? Actually I have created custom login, profile and other pages so don't want to allow user to go through ...
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Are href attributes of a elements filtered on output to add the current path?

I have some code that basically looks like this (it's more complicated, but even this example shows what I'm running into): echo '<a href="#">TEST</a>'; However, what gets sent to the ...
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permalink for category pages and posts

Can you please help me? For getting post url I use: <?php the_permalink() ?> But for pages and for categories? If I use <?php the_permalink() ?> on categories it displays post url.
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As soon as I add a custom query_var using the filter, my pages point to an archive page - why?

There are a million posts on the topic in this stack exchange, and yet for some reason I cannot get this to work for me. I wonder what I'm doing wrong? In my functions.php I define this: ...
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Posts URL structure like site.com/category/the-post-title

I'm new with wordpress and I would like to understand better if it's possible to create pages with an url based on the category and then the post title, so: something like ...
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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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URL renaming issue

I am a non programmer using a wordpress site (riyachting.com) I just discoverd that sending folks to my page with a URL that inlcudes some other stuff in it gets stripped out so only the URL of the ...
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How do I make page URLs look like “www.site.com/page” instead of “www.site.com/blog/page” but have post URLs stay “www.site.com/blog/post”?

I would like to make it so the URLs of my pages (created in the Wordpress dashboard) show up right after the domain name instead of after the blog directory. I have installed Wordpress in a ...
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Misentered the site address url. How to recover? [closed]

I managed to enter a wrong Site Address (URL) on the General Settings page and now I can't even visit the website. I'm doing this on OpenShift/RedHat. How do I recover?
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Wordpress site URL changed; how to fix it without database access?

we would like your assist on an error that occurred during some changes on the admin panel. We have this site called Caid.gr , it's for a non-profit company. We changed the Wordpress site URL by ...
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Issue On Displaying Pages with Post Name Permalink

I have a simple Theme like below Right now when I navigate to localhost and site root directory I am able to see content from header.php , footer.php and page.php. then, I simply generated some ...
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Wordpress address URL and bloginfo

I have updated my Wordpress Address (URL) and Site Address (URL) to be https:// in the General Settings of Wordpress as I have added a secruity certificate to the hosting. Should the css url ...
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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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How to customize custom taxonomy url?

I have a Custom Post type "Data" with a custom Taxonomy "data-category". Currently my site url when I visit a 'data-category' shows like this : www.mysite.com/data-category/home-loan Here Home-Loan ...
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Site transferred to new server produces 404s

I have transferred my site to a new server. I can login to wp-admin ok and can view the home page but all other pages produce 404s. I have changed the 'Home' and 'Site URL' options in the settings ...
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Add unique id to Preview URL

Is there an easy way to append a unique ID to the preview URL when the preview button is clicked by a user? So this: http://example.com/news/1/title/?preview=true Becomes: ...
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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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echo post-permalink without http and www

I have this line … <div class="permalink"><?php the_permalink(); ?></div> and the result on my page looks like this … http://mysite.com/whatever/post-or-so I guess it could ...
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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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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.