WordPress redirection based on URL

We've been working here on a URL shortener as a part of another project. To avoid the server redirect rules and so, we verify against the database whether a slug exists (is already entered in the DB) and if so, we get the URL and redirect to the page. As a fan of the request filter, I'd go with this approach: [php] function dx_redirector_request_filter( $request ) { // check for request['name'], for instance for // somewpsite.com/some-slug $request['name'] // would be some-slug if( ! empty( $request['name'] ) ) { // verify against the database entries // redirect accordingly, this is a… Continue Reading