How to enable hierarchical permalinks for hierarchical taxonomies


If you have a category called “term” and a subcategory called “subterm”, your can access subterm posts at /cat/subcat. But this doesn’t work out of the box with custom taxonomies. They are accessible at /taxonomy/subterm, but not /taxonomy/term/subterm.

They’ve gone over this in the WordPress Trac (, and it kind of looks like they have a solution, but as I’ve never used the Trac and don’t fully understand its language (diffs, etc), I need someone more experienced to actually tell me how to implement this. Is there code there that I have to paste into WordPress core files? Is this already implemented and I can add something to my theme’s functions.php?

If possible I’d prefer not to modify any core files. Help!

, , , supertrue 10 years 2011-05-15T17:08:49-05:00 0 Answers 97 views 0

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