I use WordPress theme Shiny. I had someone else do my site and now I am trying to figure out how to edit the homepage. The theme version is version 1.0.2.
How can I edit my homepage?
Maybe that is unrelated to your theme. WordPress has an option to set a static page as front page. To find that page go to Settings/Reading and see if such a page was set:
In this example the page name is Sample Page. If there is no static page set, you have to look through the theme options. Unfortunately, some theme authors rcreate native functions like that …
Now go to Pages and find that page:
You can edit it by clicking the edit link.
You can check out the current front page with the following code:
You can set a new front page by a page ID number, if you know it.
If you don't know how to get the page ID number, don't worry about it. You can still set a front page with the title of your desired page.
If you are trying to determine which template is being used when WordPress renders your front page, try this:
This will print the absolute path to the actual template file being used on all pages at the top of each page.
Just comment out the
Hope this helps!