I'm working on a site which has some incorrect permalinks contains 'home-2' e.g.
http://example.com/home-2/pagetitle/. I have no way of knowing where
home-2 came from and manually editing the permalink in the page editor only allows me to edit the
This question seems relevant but refers to the post title and not the portion of the URL I need to change.
So how might this
home-2 situation have occurred. Perhaps a category or parent page? There are no posts or pages in the trash with that name. And how can I remove it without using a plugin such as this to reset the permalinks?
There is a
wp_posts record in the database for the page with title 'Home' which has the
post_name field set to 'home-2'.