[resolved] Category permalinks (4 posts)

  1. Burke Ingraffia
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I'm not sure if this is a WP3.0 issue or not, but I have made my post permalink structure this:


    I did this because I learned that it is better to start a post with a number, and before I just had /%postname%/.

    What this is doing though is starting off category pages with /0/category/ instead of /category/. Is this the way it is supposed to work or is this a bug?


  2. Avrohomd
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I don't have a direct answer to your question.

    But what I use is:


    as recommended by:


    I am very pleased with the addresses this produces and it seems to be SEO friendly.


  3. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Bad choices! See Using_Permalinks

  4. Burke Ingraffia
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Yes, /%category%/%postname%/ is a bad choice because if your post is in multiple categories, there are duplicate post URL's, one for each category.

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