- How can I place featured images into the header, so each post has it's featured image within the main header?
- Also on category archive pages and the main news page, the featured images are being used in the traditional way, using the custom post image so is there a way around that too, where I can use the featured image for both posts and header.
- Maybe there is a way of having two custom thumbnail images and calling one up for the featured image and the other for the header?
Your question is confusing but I'll try.
This is the most confusing of your questions. I am not really sure what you want. Again, the
By default, there is not way to do this, but it pretty easy to have multiple featured images by way of custom meta fields.
See also: http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/109468/21376 A synopsis of that link: Trusting