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  1. I had an issue with my .htaccess file, and having wiped it, resolved that issue. Now I am faced with another issue which is that all my permalinks are headed by /blog/ . This is rather annoying as all my previous (and indexed) links are now 404s.

    This is how my CURRENT access file looks like (at least the WordPress part of it).

    <IfModule mod_rewrite.c>
    RewriteEngine On

    RewriteCond %{REQUEST_METHOD} POST
    RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ^(.*)wp-comments-post\.php*
    RewriteCond %{HTTP_REFERER} !^(.*)thecatswhiskers.nl.*
    RewriteCond %{HTTP_REFERER} !^http://jetpack\.wordpress\.com/jetpack-comment/ [OR]
    RewriteCond %{HTTP_USER_AGENT} ^$
    RewriteRule ^(.*)$ - [F,L]

    </IfModule>
    # END Better WP Security

    # BEGIN WordPress
    <IfModule mod_rewrite.c>
    RewriteEngine On
    RewriteBase /
    RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - [L]
    RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
    RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d
    RewriteRule . index.php [L]
    </IfModule>
    # END WordPress

    This is at the end of the file, there is some stuff from a security plugin before that.

    At this moment, In my Permanlinks settings I can only choose from the following:

    Default http://thecatswhiskers.nl/?p=123
    Day and name http://thecatswhiskers.nl/blog/2013/02/27/sample-post/
    Month and name http://thecatswhiskers.nl/blog/2013/02/sample-post/
    Numeric http://thecatswhiskers.nl/blog/archives/123
    Post name http://thecatswhiskers.nl/blog/sample-post/
    Custom Structure http://thecatswhiskers.nl/blog

    Where it used to be without "blog". What I want is something like this:

    Custom Structure http://thecatswhiskers.nl/%classification*%/%Sample-post%/ (*or whatever it was termed - I don't know the specific terminology).

    That is to say "site - my classifcation - my post".

    Any suggestions? Thanks, Moriarty

    PS if this is in the wrong part of the forum, please move it where appropriate. M

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  3. Only they're terrible. They don't know anything about code. Waste of time.

  4. I'll have to try something else. Usually if it comes to a .htaccess file it's me that answers.

    I am very disappointed. Never mind, that seems to be way of WordPress. See ya. M

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