With pretty permalinks enabled, the URL of a Custom Post Format archive would look like this:


And it works for me.

Now, considering that my custom post type archive is located at (where 'bookmarks' is the custom post type's name, registered with 'has_archive' => true):


Isn't the custom post type's post format archive supposed to be located at:


But I get an HTTP 404 Not Found Error. Isn't it how it works? If not, how do I access the custom post type's post format archive?

  • Do you mean that "bookmarks" is the taxonomy? How can it be the custom post type where "type" represents the custom post type? Am I missing something?
    – gil hamer
    Commented Oct 14, 2013 at 9:52
  • @gilhamer Edited question to be more clear.
    – its_me
    Commented Oct 14, 2013 at 9:57

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Here's what I finally came to know: By default, WordPress doesn't have (separate) post format archives for custom post types.

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