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Opened 6 months ago

Last modified 6 months ago

#41702 new enhancement

Slug for Category or Tag should be generated automatically

Reported by: subrataemfluence Owned by:
Milestone: Awaiting Review Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 4.8.1
Component: Taxonomy Keywords: has-patch
Focuses: ui, administration Cc:


When adding a Category or Tag in admin, Slug generation should be automated based on category / tag name entered in Name box and Slug box would be populated with it.

(1) user won't have to type in the slug by hand, hence saves time
(2) will minimize the typographic error.

The slug box will remain editable and users still have the ability to change slug if required.

Core file: wp-admin/edit-tags.php
Script added under line 581

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41702.diff (706 bytes) - added by subrataemfluence 6 months ago.
41702-2.diff (617 bytes) - added by subrataemfluence 6 months ago.
Previous diff was using wrong pattern.

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Change History (5)

#1 @subrataemfluence
6 months ago

  • Keywords needs-patch added

#2 @subrataemfluence
6 months ago

  • Keywords has-patch added; needs-patch removed

#3 @SergeyBiryukov
6 months ago

  • Component changed from Administration to Taxonomy

6 months ago

Previous diff was using wrong pattern.

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