en WordPress.com Forums › Support permalink post name crashing site Author Posts September 14, 2018 at 7:07 pm #3180281 lesliecleverleyMember Changing the permalink to anything but plain gives me a 404 error for the site. How do I fix it? The blog I need help with is www.cleverleyassociates.com. September 14, 2018 at 8:02 pm #3180303 darciemgMember It looks like you have a self-hosted WordPress.org site. This forum is strictly for WordPress.com hosted sites. WordPress.com and WordPress.org are a little separate, and that can be confusing. https://en.support.wordpress.com/com-vs-org/ You’ll want to use the forums at https://wordpress.org/support/ for any support on managing your site. Hope that helps to point you in the right direction! Author Posts The topic ‘permalink post name crashing site’ is closed to new replies.