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What Are Permalinks? Recommended WordPress Permalinks Settings

Permalinks are one of those things that if you skip it in the beginning, it could cost you hours later on. Be sure to have your permalink settings done right from the start!
wordpress permalink settings

If you are building your own website, PAY ATTENTION, because the WordPress permalinks are very important. Luckily, it is very easy. Before I go into the changes I just want to let you know the answer to the question you might be thinking right now…

What is a Permalink?

Basically, it is a link to a specific page on your website. As an example, I’ll highlight it in the link below… if you want to subscribe to my podcast the link for my podcast page is  

wordpress permalink description

My Recommended Permalinks Settings

You need to go under “Settings” and click on “Permalinks” Then you need to select “Post Name” and click on “Save Changes” … That is it! 🙂 It may seem like a small step but you will appreciate this as we move forward building our website.

wordpress permalink settings

wordpress permalinks saved settings

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