1

Here's my situation:

I have a custom post type I created called "professions" with three professions ("military", "firefighters", "law-enforcement").

I created a page single-professions.php to use as the post page.

I set the slug to "heroes" in my register_post_type function:

'rewrite' => array( 'slug' => 'heroes', 'with_front' => false )

Here are the full options I set in register_post_type:

$args = array( 'label' => 'professionals', 'description' => 'Professions of clients served', 'labels' => $labels, 'supports' => array( 'title', 'revisions', 'custom-fields' ), 'hierarchical' => false, 'public' => true, 'show_ui' => true, 'show_in_menu' => true, 'show_in_nav_menus' => true, 'show_in_admin_bar' => true, 'rewrite' => array( 'slug' => 'heroes', 'with_front' => false ), 'menu_position' => 25, 'can_export' => true, 'has_archive' => false, 'exclude_from_search' => false, 'publicly_queryable' => true, 'capability_type' => 'page' );

My URL structure for each type looks like the following:

/heroes/military/
/heroes/firefighters/
/heroes/law-enforcement/

I also created a page type called "heroes":

/heroes/

In addition, I created a page called "signup" and set it's parent to "heroes":

/heroes/signup/

However, the child page 404's (the parent page url does not, I think due to has_archive => false).

Is it possible to have child pages and custom posts share the same parent path?

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.