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ID for posts/blogs page

I have a website which has a static front page and a blog page where all the blogs are displayed. I am using my own theme and have created some custom meta boxes that display content in a sidebar ...
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I put my blog on a subpage, how do I get page title?

I've got my blog setup on a subpage (not the front page) and I'm using the template file home.php, how can I get the contents from the page editor onto this subpage? If I change the title of the page ...
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Why aren't my posts showing?

I'm creating a theme for my portfolio site. After a some time of trial and error research and almostss, I'm stuck. It's going to be very minimal site in content, therefore I decided to create a one ...
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Exclude category on blog list page

I've got a site with a News page (archive for category 'news') and a separate Blog page. When I make a post for the News page I select the category 'news'. So, on the news page you only see the posts ...
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Non existing blog pages are not redirected to 404

I've got a page called Blog. In the Settings -> Reading I've set my Blog page as Posts page. In the menu when I click on the Blog link the posts are loaded correctly and pagination works, so far so ...
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Blog.php or how to display recent posts?

I created a home.php which doesn't display the recent posts in the standard-blog-style. Just have a look at my website to see what I mean. I want to create a link that leads to something like ...
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Automatically adding post and pages to new blog setups

I'm using the ThreeWP Broadcast plugin to add and control post and pages from the main blog to all my sub-blogs in the network. Is there anyway i can automatically add all of my post and pages from my ...
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Sitewide categories for all the blogs in the network [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: WordPress Multisite - global categories I'm trying to do sitewide categories. like when a category is made in the main blog that category is added to all the new blogs ...
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Check if current page is the Blog Page

I'm new to Wordpress. I need to check in header file if current page is the Blog Page? I checked but I can't find the way. Help me, Pls.
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Multiple Blogs on one site. Best Practise

I've been tasked with adding a blog to an already up and running client site. The site uses wordpress as it's CMS already. So a blog install should be a relatively simply task and simply a matter of ...
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home.php not loading

I have an issue where home.php won't load, so wordpress insists of using index.php to display blog posts. I created home.php by copying the entire content of index.php into home.php. Is there a way to ...
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Do I need an empty page for a different blog page?

Okay, let's say I have a website with the following navigation: HOME - ABOUT - PRODUCT - NEWS - CONTACT The 'about' and 'contact' page are just simple pages of course. The 'product' page is just an ...
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How can I have a static title on my blog page?

My blog page is not my homepage. How can I add a title to the top of the page? i.e. "My Blog". Right now there is no title on the page. The title of the first post is at the top. (Sorry it's on my ...
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Can I install/embed Wordpress on a 'single page'?

I'm building a website from scratch (PHP, jQuery) and want to have full control over the design, implementation, etc. I want to install Wordpress so that when you go to a certain section of the site, ...
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Creating a new blog using PHP

I have a Multisite where I'm creating a user from a PHP file, using the code below: define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); require_once (dirname (dirname (__FILE__)) . '/mygroup/wp-blog-header.php'); ...
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Setting a static home page and blog page without using the settings

This may seem like a stupid question, and it probably isn't possible, but is it possible for me to set a static home page (using front-page.php) and a blog page (using home.php, I think) in my theme, ...
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multiple blogs on single site

In my custom theme, I had to set one of the templates to home and then under Reading Settings set that to be the Posts Page. That allowed the site to read from the content of my home.php. And I ...
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Problem with Comment link in Blog [closed]

I have all the settings setup to allow comments on my Blog postings. However, when you click on the link to post a comment nothing happens. Attached is my comments.php file Also the site is ...
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Blog page problems

Right, please excuse the stupid question. On my new blog I want the home page to be the "home" page I've created, and not the list of articles... that's fine, I go to Settings -> Reading -> ...
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How to get the list of posts in a static page other than front page?

So, for the thousands using WP as CMS, a typical approach is that of using the 'A Static Page' option from the Settings > Reading admin page. However, I'm in a different scenario: our front page is ...
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index.php template is used instead of blog page

I am trying to set WordPress so that home page is static, and the blog page is a separate page. So, I created two page templates in my theme., lets call them home_template and blog_template. Then, I ...
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What is archive.php used for?

Dumb Questions Ahead: If index.php and archive.php are practically the same thing, what's the point of having archive.php? When should I ever want to use archive.php over index.php? If I use ...
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Custom fields won't display on my blog page

I created a custom field called 'Page Description' which I use to create a custom title for each static page of my wordpress site. I use the code: <?php echo get_post_meta(get_the_ID(),'Page ...
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Defining different theme for Blog posts page

So, I'm using my wordpress with a static front page and then I have Blog link that opens the blog posts. My question is, how can I apply a different template/styling only to that area?
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Blog Posts not showing title

I have my Reading settings set to Static pages and blog is set to a page called What's New. When I go to this What's New page I can see the post content but the post title with link to post page is ...
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Trouble getting the Blog page to show up correctly

I'm having a completely new problem and can't figure it out so I'm hoping someone can help me. The website is http://www.talkingdogtemplates.com. It's a big site that uses WordPress as a CMS ...
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Create a front page template and separate page for posts?

I'm building a WordPress theme. I need two type of pages, one is home page which will display on www.example.com. I also need a list of all my posts on www.example.com/blog/, but I need both in one ...
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Display content from a specific category

I'm trying to get my news page to display content from one category only (number 3) but I cant seem to get it to work. Instead of just displaying posts from category 3 it displays posts from all ...
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Separate blog on one WordPress

I have created few static web pages for my small coaching institute using WordPress. We have three faculty and I want that each faculty should have their blog. So I want ...
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Multiple Blog Pages

some Preview Sites of WP Premium Themes show Multiple Blog pages with different Templates as example. a Full Width Blog Page a Medium Image Blog Page a Pinterest Style Blog Page. Now how do they do ...
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How do I get blog posts to appear within CMS?

I'm working with a WordPress CMS website that was set up without a blog. I want the site to continue to function as it has, with mostly static pages, including the home page. I want a page called ...
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Permalink: postname EXCEPT for blog

In order to refrain from possible duplicate URLs or conflicting URLs, I really want to use "postname" for a clean URL structure, EXCEPT for the blog ... for the blog and it's posts, I always want ...
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Best practice for implementing a blog page / section in wp_menu_nav()

I currently have a theme I am developing and had a thought on best practice. I am using wp_menu_nav() for my menus and they are linking to 4 or 5 pages respectively. I would like to add a page / to ...
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How to display blog posts on a dedicated page?

I'm in the middle of moving to WordPress from another CMS. I definitely have to keep the links intact, which are like this: example.com (Redirects to /blog) example.com/blog (The blog, displaying ...
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How to reverse wp pages links?

Every wp page has link structure like http:/site.com/?paged=1,2,3..50(last) But how exchange it on http:/site.com/?paged=50,49,48..1(last)
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Host a blog engine in my wordpress site

Hi I have a website like www.shankpress.com, it is wordpress v3, and i want my users to have blogs hosted in my site and have url like: blogs.shaknpress.com...and I can show who got the most popular ...
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How do I set up “blog” posts to a page other than the main/home page?

Someone set me up with some custom work on top od another them and now I want to add a "what's new"/"blog"/"latest news" type page that is accessible from the main menu and is NOT the home page. How ...
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Latest post showing up as main title of page on blog page

My latest blog post is showing up as the title of my blog page. I have my page set to static for the home page and have all the titles of the templates displaying at the top except the blog post. I ...
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Clicking on a new blog post shows the homepage

I'm a newbie to WP and have recently come upon an issue after installing the plugin WP Permastructure. When I click on new blog posts, the static homepage is displayed. However, clicking on posts ...
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Create a new different blog layout

I'm not native English, so I use a translator. It may be that the phrases are not correct all I'm trying to create a new template to display blog posts differently. For example, I want the image of ...
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Limit the number of posts from a specific category on index.php

I've had multiple requests from different clients to figure out a way to modify their blog (index.php) or Custom Post Type Archive page in order to show less posts from a certain category. A good ...
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Show the page title on blog page

I created a page for my posts, and a home.php for the structure. I would like to show the page's name on the top of the posts, but the result is always the latest post. My code: <?php ...
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Echo the featured image of page assigned to blog in index.php

I have my posts page set to a page named Blog. This is set to use the Template: Default template. So index.php is rendering this page. I want to be able to set the Featured image of this page I've ...
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A page created with url of blog redirects to the posts page, how do I stop this?

I have a simple site where I want to handle blog posts with a custom page template. So I've created a new page called blog with a document url value of "blog". My custom php template page was ...
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Having single posts appear under the blog homepage and highlight menu items properly?

My Wordpress site which has a static frontpage and the blog page assigned to a subpage of a section. My blog's homepage is: /be-the-first-to-care/first-to-care-blogs/ This works great for the blog ...
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Posts page template: How can I edit the markup for this?

I have in settings->reading changed the front page to display a static page. One for home, one for news with a custom template for each. Home works fine, however News will not change no matter what I ...
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Archive posts on showing current page instead of archive

I have tried to create an index page of all my blogs on a menu link: Blog I created a new page: Blog (id:267) I copied archive.php to page-267.php Yet, when I view this page, it only shows one ...
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Page updates appear in Preview but not live version?

I have made some changes to a blog page and excluded some categories. However, whenever I view the blog online the excluded posts still appear. But when I got to the blog page and click 'preview' the ...
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How to get to blog flow and a specific post?

How do I get to a specific blog post in the flow without getting inside the specific post? I mean from my homepage i can see a excerpt of the post. When i click on that post i come right to that ...
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Posts page drop down is not selecting the selected page

I tried to link the blog post to new page. so i went to settings->reading and selected the page in Post page drop down and i hit save after it says Settings saved i can't see the selected page in ...