Plugin Directory

!This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Hierarchical URLs

Will generate hierarchical URLs like category-name/subcategory-name/subsubcategory-name/post-slug for all post types and taxonomies.

Enables hierarchical URLs, making posts follow categories and parent categories to define their permalink. Assume a blog with the following category structure for posts:

  • Music
    • Rock
    • Pop
  • Food
    • Indian
    • Italian

By default, their URLs will be category/%category-name%. Activating this plugin will end up in URLs like:

  • Music: music
    • Rock: music/rock
    • Pop: music/pop
  • Food food
    • Indian: food/indian
    • Italian: food/italian

For posts inside the Italian food category, for example, the URL will be



Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.5.2
Last Updated: 2 years ago
Active Installs: 100+


5 out of 5 stars


Got something to say? Need help?


Not enough data

0 people say it works.
0 people say it's broken.