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Custom Post Type Archives


Allows for the inclusion/exclusion of custom (or standard) post types in archive pages (those archives created automatically by WordPress at /tag, /category, /author/authorname, and /year/month/day). It also adds the appropriate metaboxes for using those taxonomies with given post types.


  • The admin page.


  1. Upload the plugin folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to Settings -> Custom Post Type Taxonomy Archives and choose which post types should appear in which taxonomy archive


How can I completely disable the archive pages?

This plugin doesn’t allow disabling the pages altogether. However, check out these pages:

Contributors & Developers

“Custom Post Type Archives” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • added author and date archive options
  • added donate links


  • created the first release