[wp-hackers] Integrate URLs from custom plugins?
yahgrp at poplarware.com
Tue May 29 14:46:52 GMT 2007
Tobias Nygren wrote [in part]:
> I'm migrating a website to the Wordpress platform. One
> part of the website is a weekly newsletter archive
> where you can access certan newsletters this way:
> Basicly, what I want to do is to send Wordpress to my
> newsletter page (a wordpress page with a custom
> template) that processes the url and shows the
In outline, what you need to do is this, in a plugin:
1) Define a couple of query variables and a rewrite rule in WordPress
to match your URL structure.
2) Use the the template_redirect action to redirect to your newsletter
page when this URL is requested.
Here are some reference articles (see also articles referenced in
these articles, if you need more background):
http://codex.wordpress.org/Query_Overview - explains how WordPress
http://codex.wordpress.org/Custom_Queries - examples of how to use
query variables and rewrite rules
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