Update, activate, or reset WordPress permalinks

Using custom WordPress permalinks can improve search engine optimization(SEO) and make your website's URL more attractive for searches. WordPress permalinks are the permanent URLs for your posts and pages.

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If you're unsure how to update your permalinks, give us a call and our experts can do it for you for a fee.

  • Modify WordPress permalinks to any of the predefined styles, or a custom style.
  • Diagnose and attempt to fix any permalinks related errors.
    • If necessary, create the necessary configuration file.

To Do It Yourself

To update, activate or reset WordPress permalinks yourself, use one of the sets of instructions provided in the tables below.

Update Permalinks

To do it yourself, see 1 of these steps Difficulty
Update WordPress permalinks Basic
Update WordPress permalinks in the database Medium

Activate Permalinks

To do it yourself, see Difficulty
Activate WordPress permalinks with FTP Medium

Reset Permalinks

To do it yourself, see 1 of these steps Difficulty
Reset WordPress permalinks Basic
Reset WordPress permalinks in the database Medium

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