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Reduce permalinks (category or post) that include entire hierarchy of categories to just having the lowest level category.

2.1 (2014-01-24)

  • Add unit tests
  • Minor documentation improvements
  • Minor code reformatting (spacing, bracing)
  • Note compatibility through WP 3.8+
  • Update copyright date (2014)
  • Change donate link
  • Add banner


  • Add check to prevent execution of code if file is directly accessed
  • Note compatibility through WP 3.5+
  • Update copyright date (2013)
  • Minor code reformatting (spacing)


  • Re-license as GPLv2 or later (from X11)
  • Add 'License' and 'License URI' header tags to readme.txt and plugin file
  • Remove ending PHP close tag
  • Note compatibility through WP 3.4+


  • Note compatibility through WP 3.3+
  • Add link to plugin directory page to readme.txt
  • Update copyright date (2012)


  • Fix bug triggered when creating new post


  • Fix compatibility bug relating to generation of category permalink
  • Rename single_category_postlink() to c2c_single_category_postlink()
  • Rename single_category_catlink() to c2c_single_category_catlink()
  • Add c2c_single_category_redirect() to redirect hierarchical category links to the single category alternative
  • Add filter 'c2c_single_category_redirect_status' to allow override of default redirect status code
  • Wrap all functions in if (!function_exists()) check
  • Remove docs from top of plugin file (all that and more are in readme.txt)
  • Add plugin homepage and author links in description in readme.txt
  • Note compatibility through WP3.2+
  • Add PHPDoc documentation
  • Expand documentation in readme.txt
  • Minor tweaks to code formatting (spacing)
  • Minor documentation reformatting in readme.txt
  • Change description
  • Add package info to top of plugin file
  • Add Frequently Asked Questions, Filters, Changelog, and Upgrade Notice sections to readme.txt
  • Update copyright date (2011)


  • Initial release

Requires: 1.5 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.8.3
Last Updated: 2014-1-25
Downloads: 6,081


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