Using WordPress For Web Application Development: Available Features, Part 6: URL Rewriting (or Routes) – Tuts+ Code Article
“One of the nicest things about modern web application development frameworks is that they provide a way to generate really clean routes—or URL schemes—that map to the conceptual model of how the application is structured.
For instance, given some type of data—say, an Individual—you may be able to perform the following actions:
And so on.
Depending on the nature of your application, you may be able to do more (such as, say, add a spouse), but for the purposes of this post, the basic CRUD operations suffice to demonstrate the point.”