How to fix the “Press This” 404 Error
However, on some sites the new window brings up a 404 error, indicating that something’s amiss. Turns out that WordPress is getting confused about certain mod-rewrite rules or something… Whatever the reason: Fret not, there’s an easy solution to fix this (thanks to Blogmum and the WordPress Forum for these instructions).
- Right-click the Press This link on your browser bar, and select “properties”
- Find the following code:
- Change it to this:
- Tada – Press This is working now. Hurra!
Please note that you might find it easier to copy the entire line of code into a text editor, search for the string and then post it back into the Properties section.
Happy Pressing 😉