I've just noticed that the permalink structure on my site has changed, I've tried the usual stuff (flushing permalinks etc) but to no avail.

The original structure was


but it's now become


In a nutshell the 'blog' part of the url has completely disappeared.

I haven't made any changes to the permalink settings, or any of the theme files - does any one have any ideas?

  • even if you didn't make changes. did you look on your permalinks page?
    – rudtek
    Dec 18, 2018 at 16:08
  • Thanks for the reply, I sorted it in the end - somehow the word 'blog' had removed itself from /blog/%postname%/ in Custom Structure, possibly on a recent permalinks flush.. Dec 18, 2018 at 18:37
  • check this :- wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/58625/…
    – user147874
    Dec 18, 2018 at 18:43

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Somehow the word blog had removed itself from /blog/%postname%/ in custom post structure, possibly on a recent permalinks flush..

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