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I am just trying to change the url of "register" on wp default login page(domain.com/wp-login.php)

  1. I want to change the url on register link.

  2. when you are on domain.com/wp-login.php?action=register, I want to redirect to domain.com/register

I have added redirect link. but it's not working.

 RedirectMatch 301 /wp-login.php?action=register$ http://domain.com/register/$1

Am I missing something?

I just want to use my register page (domain.com/register/)

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Code from @bainternet's website.

function wpse127636_register_url($link){
    /*
        Change wp registration url
    */
    return str_replace(site_url('wp-login.php?action=register', 'login'),site_url('register', 'login'),$link);
}
add_filter('register','wpse127636_register_url');

function wpse127636_fix_register_urls($url, $path, $orig_scheme){
    /*
        Site URL hack to overwrite register url     
        http://en.bainternet.info/2012/wordpress-easy-login-url-with-no-htaccess
    */
    if ($orig_scheme !== 'login')
        return $url;

    if ($path == 'wp-login.php?action=register')
        return site_url('register', 'login');

    return $url;
}
add_filter('site_url', 'wpse127636_fix_register_urls', 10, 3);
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Put this code in your Theme's "functions.php" file. Replace the page ID with where it says [REPLACE WITH YOUR PAGE ID HERE].

/* start  */ 
add_filter( 'register_url', 'custom_register_url' );
function custom_register_url( $register_url )
{
    $register_url = get_permalink( $register_page_id = [REPLACE WITH YOUR PAGE ID HERE] );
    return $register_url;
}
/* end */
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    Add some explanation saying how this code fits for the Question. Jul 16, 2014 at 4:08
  • No it's not working I added post id but when I go to /wp-login, it doesn't redirect. anyway thank you.
    – pulla
    Jul 16, 2014 at 7:04
  • It should work if dont correctly. did you add the numerical value of the page, to which you want to redirect? PS: you don't need to edit or change anything on the wp-login.php file itself. Just add this code in the functions.php file will do. Jul 19, 2014 at 10:59
  • It does work. Thank you! May 20, 2022 at 22:15
  • It’s probably obvious to most but don’t include the square brackets :)
    – David P
    Sep 2, 2023 at 5:26
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Use the register_url filter

add_filter( 'register_url', 'change_my_register_url' );
    function change_my_register_url( $url ) {
        if( is_admin() ) {
            return $url;
        }
        return "/custom-register-url/";
    }
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  • Why the is_admin() exception? (I'm just curious, I could believe it's right)
    – Rup
    Jan 13, 2022 at 11:19

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