I have a Custom Post Type all set up. I would like the slug to be the same as a page name, because all of these CPT’s will be queried on that particular page (/team-members).
If I set the Custom Post Type slug to the page URL, that particular page doesn’t load the page template anymore. It loads a broken post template.
My Custom Post Type rewrite:
$rewrite = array(
‘slug’ => ‘team-members’,
‘with_front’ => false,
‘pages’ => false,
‘feeds’ => false,
This allows me to generate the proper URL of: http://www.example.org/team-members/bob-jones
The problem now is when I try to access the page: http://www.example.org/team-members/, it does not render the correct page template file (aptly titled page-team-members.php). Saving permalink settings didn’t work.
How can I create the URL slug of my Custom Post Type to not interfere with a page titled the exact same thing?
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