I try to setting up wordpress to display my posts such as


but the default url is


When I try to use custom structure for urls such as /%postname%/ , wordpress generate urls with blog word http://www.domain.com/blog/%postname%/.

I think that this changed in wordpress 5 version.

How can i delete blog word from url? Is this possible?

  • Is your WordPress install inside a /blog directory? – Jacob Peattie Jan 11 at 15:39
  • No. I install wordpress in root folder – hmahdavi Jan 11 at 15:44
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    It sounds like a plugin may be involved. Have you tried using a default theme and deactivating all your plugins? – WebElaine Jan 11 at 20:51

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