Most advanced yet user-friendly permalink plugin for Wordpress

With Permalink Manager Pro you can easily control all your permalinks for posts, pages, custom post types, categories, tags, custom taxonomies and WooCommerce shops. It will also help you to bulk regenerate your permalinks or replace any word in your URLs with just a few clicks.

Current rating in Wordpress Plugin Directory

 4.9 / 5 (19 reviews)

Main features

Make your WordPress & WooCommerce permalinks fully editable – adjust them individually or alter selected items with included bulk tools.

Permalink Manager Pro offers a wide variety of tools to manage and adjust your permalinks to boost your SEO score. It is also integrated with WooCommerce and Yoast SEO to make your SEO score even higher.

Custom Permalinks

Take full control of your permalinks

Would you like to make your WordPress permalink shorter or change it completely?

Edit your permalinks individually

To start editing your permalink just click on “Permalink Manager” button displayed next to you permalink and use the intuitive panel to easily adjust the URL.

Bulk edit your permalinks

You can also edit multiple permalinks at once using dedicated admin section available from “Tools -> Permalink Manager” in your WordPress admin dashboard.

Define permastructures freely

Permalink Manager allows to adjust the permastructures not only for posts & pages, but also for all custom post types and taxonomies (including categories & tags).

Auto-update URI

To keep permalinks relevant the URIs can be automatically updated correspondingly to your current permastructure settings, selected categories or title after the post/page is saved.

Additional tools

Extra features included

Permalink Manager is the only WordPress plugin that allows to bulk update the permalinks.


Recreate the slugs in selected posts & taxonomies with just a few clicks. This tool is also extremely useful, if you would like to apply the new permastructure to old permalinks.

Find & replace

Need to replace a particular word in your permalinks? Now, it is easy – open this plugin section, type both words, select affected post types or taxonomies and voila!

Force custom slugs

Would you like to get rid of -2, -3, etc. numeric indexes appended to the permalinks? Enable “Force custom slugs” in plugin’s settings and make your permalinks clear!

Stop words

If enabled, all selected words will be automatically removed from default URIs. Each of the words can be removed and any new words can be added to the list. Predefined lists available in 21 languages.

Full taxonomy support

Adjust your taxonomy permalinks freely!

Your archive pages’ permalinks are too long or ugly?

With Permalink Manager Pro you can easily alter the default taxonomies’ permastructures & edit the full permalink of all the categories, tags and custom taxonomies terms!

You can also bulk edit the taxonomies permalinks with bulk tools (“Find & replace” and “Regnerate/reset”) and remove “stop words” from their default URIs!

WooCommerce support

Make your WooCommerce permalinks perfect!

With Permalink Manager you can adjust your shop, product category, single product permalinks to suit your needs!

To remove product-category, product-tag and product you can use your custom permastructures. Still you can set completely custom permalinks for each product & product taxonomies individually.

Yoast SEO support

Use “primary term” in your default URIs

If enabled and taxonomy tag is present in custom permastructure, the default URIs will use the selected “primary term”.

Easy from the start

To improve user-experience, URI editor section was enhanced with some additional features.

The “Screen Options” allow to control how many URIs are displayed per page & decide if particular post statuses should be excluded from the list.

It is also possible to narrow the list with date filter and show the posts added in selected month.

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The main sections & features of Permalink Manager Pro are displayed below.

Bulk URI Editor

Allows to edit multiple permalinks at once.

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Single URI editor (post)

URI editor displayed inside single post edit page.

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Single URI editor (WooCommerce, category)

URI editor that allows to adjust displayed inside "Edit product category" page.

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Permastructures are used in default permalinks. With Permalink Manager you can adjust them in post types and taxonomies.

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Find & replace

This tool can be used to replace selected word with another one in custom URIs or native slugs.

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In this section you can reset either custom URI or native slugs to its defaults.

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Stop-words settings

The "stop-words" can be manually adjusted or loaded from predefined lists available in 21 languages.

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Stop-words in action

"How", "are", "from" and "the" were automatically removed from post's permalink.

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Plugin settings

"Auto-update" URI, support for Yoast's primary category & redirect settings can easily be altered.

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Permalink Manager Lite

$ 0

and free
for anyone

Basic features included

  • Permalink & Permastructure Editor
  • Auto-update URI (optionable)
  • "Regenerate/Reset" & "Find and replace" (support for posts, pages & custom post types only)
  • Support for "Primary Term" (works with "Yoast SEO" plugin enabled).
  • Canonical & auto redirects settings (optionable)

Permalink Manager Pro

$ 40

for single domain
per year

Extra features

  • Updates & priority support for single domain
  • Full support for taxonomies
  • Full support for WooCommerce
  • "Stop-words" - keep your permalinks short & clean

Permalink Manager Unlimited

$ 120

for unlimited domains
per year

Extra features

  • Updates & priority support for unlimited domains
  • Full support for taxonomies
  • Full support for WooCommerce
  • "Stop-words" - keep your permalinks short & clean


Below you can find the most frequently asked questions. If you need further assistance please use the contact form or email address below.


If you are using free version of Permalink Manager (downloaded from WordPress repository), please disable it before installing Permalink Manager Pro!

After that, please paste generated licence key into “Tools -> Permalink Manager -> Settings -> Licence key”.

How to install the plugin?
  1. Download the plugin’s ZIP archive.
  2. Go to (“Plugins -> Add new -> Upload Plugin”)
  3. Upload the ZIP archive.
  4. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
How to install the plugin (alternative method)
  1. Download the plugin’s ZIP archive and unzip it.
  2. Copy the unzipped permalink-manager folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. After the plugin is installed you can access its dashboard from this page: Tools -> Permalink Manager.

Unfortunately not at this moment, but it will be integrated in the future.

To remove the WooCommerce prefixes from your permalinks, please remove them from custom permastructures in “Tools -> Permalink Manager -> Permastructures”.

After that you will need to reset the permalinks using “Tools -> Permalink Manger -> Tools -> Regenerate/reset” (bulk reset) or individually (using “Restore to Default URI” button inside Edit URI box on “Edit Product/Product category” admin page).


Please use the contact form or email address below.

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