My permalink setting is: /blog/%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%/ everything is working fine except the category URL.

for example, my website generate category URL like -


And I can't visit this page got 404 not found

article is a category but my other website generate like www.example.com/blog/category/article/

How to fix this issue. I'm new to WordPress.

1 Answer 1


I solve the problem. Yoast SEO Plugins Advance Change URLs

Strip the category base (usually /category/) from the category URL. After switching it to keep all working as aspected.

  • I can't tell you how many sites I have seen messed up from Yoast, esp. Yoast Premium which changes URLs in the database. Jul 18, 2022 at 20:50

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