Support » Fixing WordPress » Avoid “/category/” in URL?

  • I am using permlinks, and thus links to catagories should be “” but instead they come up as “” on the permlinks page my structure is “/%postname%” which works fine, but I do not want the extra “/category/” sub.

    Anyone know a way around this?
    If this post is too confusing (i’m quite tired) please see I am having the same problem he is.

    Thank you very much as always.

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  • And how exactly would Apache know whether /bang/ is a category or a post and rewrite it with the proper url?… it can’t be done without modifying wordpress.

    Thank you for your post, najt.

    I would not have a problem with this, but when it posts the category url as “” all the images I posted in articles in that category come up 404 because the true location of those images is “”.

    There has got to be a way around this.
    Thanks though.

    I create pages instead of post. Pages do not have the /category/ in the URL

    Ok, but when using *<?php wp_list_cats(‘list=0’); ?>* in a template, it automatically shows on the page as “” when the actual category is at “”. Obviously, this throws off my links.
    Does anyone know what is causing this?
    Thank you.

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