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I have changed the category base name and now it is "blog", it works ok.

But when I change structure by /blog/%category%/%postname%/. It shows 404.

If I remove blog in structure it works again, but I want to use blog word.

Where is the problem?

Thank you

permalinks error

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What happening is that WP is searching for a category rather your post. So the category rewrites come before post rewrites and that is making the WP confused.

For more info about the rewrites, I can point you to an excellent article here

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  • If WP search my category first, is not possible use this permalink? Commented Nov 13, 2017 at 13:20
  • Any function that it let me change the permalink? Commented Nov 13, 2017 at 13:20
  • Why you don't leave the Category base empty and leave the permalink structure as is. This way will have the example.com/blog/category-name/post-name Commented Nov 13, 2017 at 13:23
  • because then in my categories url don´t show the name blog before Commented Nov 13, 2017 at 13:25
  • Look at it this way. For this url: http://example.com/blog/one/two. Is two a post in category one? Or is two a subcategory of one? You can't tell by looking at it, and neither can WordPress. You need to provide some way to distinguish them. Commented Nov 13, 2017 at 13:27

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