The home page of a site. Could either contain the blog index, or a static page.

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How to show taxonomy meta on frontpage?

For a website I am developing I have come across the following challenge. I have made a custom taxonomy "blog" (associated with both the Post-post_type and the User-object_type). With the taxonomy ...
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Set static page as default front page on newly created sites in multisite

How to set a Static page (example Sample Page with every WordPress install) as default fron page for every newly created site on multisite network. I mean when a new user creates a site on my ...
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Using page template as Static Front Page

I've created a page named "homepage", set the page as front page from Reading > Static Page > Front page and it's nearly working fine. The issue I'm having the blog posts aren't included into ...
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One post on frontpage and an archive page

I'm developing a theme using the underscores starter theme and I'd like to have a frontpage with just the last post and pagination, and then a separate page, with the "archive" slug, to show all posts ...
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Display selected parts from selected pages on the frontpage?

I'm build a site for my company and want to display four (of my choise) of our special deals on our frontpage. A special deal is a page. I want to grab: Featured Image Page Title Price (taking from ...
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front-page.php stylesheet

I've googled and googled but I can't seem to find out anything that's understandable to me... I want to have a static front page for my website, to this end I have created a front-page.php file in ...
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How to set a static html front page

I'm trying to set a wordpress static HTML front page, which doesn't seem trivial. I tried three approaches: 1) add a index.html, and rename index.php to blog.php. Change the permalink into custom: ...
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The concept of non-blog content

I'm fairly new to this wordpress stuff and wrapped my head around the blogging part. Now it comes to the non-blog part of a webpage. I understood the principle of creating static pages and displaying ...
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Exclude all sticky posts front page twenty twelve

I am attempting to exclude all sticky posts from my front page in twenty twelve theme. I have attempted the following. I am making all changes to the child theme. To remove the following code from ...
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Conditional menu display

I have the line of code below with the intention to display the called menu in every other page except the home page but it still shows up on the home page. Any ideas what the problem could be. ...
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pages won't show on front page using loop or pre_get_posts

I changed up my theme to work what I think is the "proper" way. After reading in the codex and seeing things on this site. I started from scratch. loaded the 2012 theme. Made two pages. Home and ...
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Programmatically set page_on_front

I am trying to programmatically set the 'page_on_front' option with the id value retrieved from the get_page_by_title command... $homepage = get_page_by_title( 'Front Page' ); ...
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How to check if current static page is frontpage from admin plugin

I set static page as front page. I need to know if user currently on homepage in my custom plugin. Functions is_home() and is_front_page() doesn't works, since homepage is static page. I can get an ...
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Can I hide a specific post from latest posts page?

Let's say that I have a post that I only want to be shown in the page of the category that it belongs to. The problem is that this post is also visible in the latest posts page. Is there a way to ...
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Static page homepage not showing the_content

I must be doing something wrong here. I setup my site with a static front page using front-page.php. I created a page in the admin with a title and chose the front-page.php in the template dropdown. ...
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Facebook comments box on front page

I have a WordPress 3.5.1 installation on my WordPress Shack, with the Facebook plugin 1.3.1 installed and the TwentyTwelve 1.1 theme. I have the settings on Facebook - Comments box so that I display ...
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Output shows a page instead of a list of blog postings

I have the below code in front-page.php (with that page set in Settings > Reading); however, something is wrong because the posts aren't showing. The output is shown below. Can someone identify what ...
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Why: sticky front page code, shows latest non-sticky on logged-in front page

I have this code to display only the latest sticky post on the front page. the strange thing is that, when I'm logged-in it shows non-sticky latest post, even if it's private... <?php ...
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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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is_home() in HTML head

Is there a way to check if the current page is the home page from within the head? My style.php needs the number of posts in the slider, but only on the home page. So I count my posts like this: ...
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Pagination w/Static Front Page

I'm trying to add pagination to my frontpage. It's currently set to Settings --> Reading --> Static Page --> Frontpage: home I'm using a custom template for the homepage. I have my ...
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Add Adsense code in index.php

My wordpress blog homepage has thumbnail gallery. I want add adsense image ad code to 5,10 place. Below code from my index <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> ...
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How to access the so called “Posts page”

This might be a dumb question - I'm sorry for that but: If I decide to alter "Reading Settings" and choose a front page for home I can define a "Static Page" and a "Posts Page". "Static Page" ain't ...
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Custom URL for all posts in Wordpress

I have a wordpress site with static page as the front page. I want to have /blog to display the recent posts. How can I do that? thanks.
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Create a frontpage.php and static page template

I am a little confused. Reading settings : 1) Front page -> Home -> Frontpage.php 2) Posts page -> News -> pages_news.php [this is custom page template :Pages Custom news ] From Pages: 3) Pages -> ...
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Arrange posts by date in front page

I have code to show the 5 last posts from every category on the front page. However, at the moment they are ordered category by category. Is it possible to order them by post date, but still have 5 ...
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Category page doesn't use category.php, instead it redirects to homepage

I am currently modifying a theme. This theme doesn't had a category.php I needed a custom category page. So, I made one. It works on my local server, but when I uploaded it to a real server, this page ...
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Filter front page posts by category

I have three categories (news, pics, vids), but I have all of them showing up on my front page. I would just like the front page to have the news category (and possibly uncategorized category) to ...
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Restrict query to last day with posts

I am using the Delicacy theme. I want to show n my homepage the posts of the current day. But if there are no post for that day it shows "No found". I want to show posts from the last day with posts ...
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How to display thumbnail and excerpt of a page on homepage?

How to display attached thumbnail and excerpt (about 200 words) of a page on homepage? <?php $page_data = get_page( 401 ); // Get page ID 401 echo '<h3>'. $page_data->post_title ...
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Can index.php take over for front-page.php in template hierarchy on second page?

I'm confused by the template hierarchy in WordPress. I have front-page.php in a theme I'm developing. It looks great and it works, but then when a user clicks 'Older Posts', it just shows the same ...
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Display post details by post ID

I need to display post details by ID on front page template (front-page.php). On the front page I want to display the post’s title, excerpt & featured image. I have tried to do that but no idea ...
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dynamic sidebar in front page

I am developing TwentyTen child theme and wish to display dynamic sidebar on front page, but something is not quite right. I modified loop-page.php: <div class="entry-content"> <?php ...
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Page-loop is looping content from custom loops on the same site. How to avoid that?

i've made a custom home-page (with a template) and i'm using three loops on this site: two category-loops and on the bottom of the site the main loop for the page (the page content). the problem is: ...
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Custom background for the index page only?

I am stuck at add_custom_background. I can change background color/image but I only want to change my index page. Currently, the changes apply on the whole page. I want to make the changes from ...
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How to find the page the front page is using?

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?
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WordPress sections in htaccess kills FrontPage permissions

I have WordPress running in the public_html directory of my web server (i.e. the primary domain on my account points to this directory). There are subdirectories off of this folder that are for other ...
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posts not showing on index.php

Live site. I've got a custom theme, wherein the homepage(front-page.php) is static and the "posts" page is Press(index.php). Everything with the theme works great, with the exception of the posts not ...
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Static front page as parent of with child pages?

I am trying to produce a static front page that has child pages, so that the menu looks like the following: About (static front page, parent page of "CV" and "Address") -CV (child of "About") ...
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Pagination is somewhat working on frontpage, doesn't update when “prev” is clicked

I followed the very simple tutorial that's on this page: http://wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/wordpress-pagination-a-primer/ (Scroll down to "A Better Solution") - He makes it seem so simple, and it works ...
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Static Page redirects to Frontpage

There is a static page named pcmuskel.de/ratgeber. Trying to access this URL wordpress redirects me to the frontpage. I had this page set up as frontpage before but it didn't work. The frontpage ...
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How to add “Stick this post to the front page” to front end?

I have a baseball related website with multiple authors. I use the "Stick this post to the front page" to denote an "Editor's Pick" on an article. I would like to add a link/button to allow editor to ...
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static front page ONLY for certain themes?

A theme I am developing depends on there being a static front page. However, there seems to only be one global option to change if front page is static. So when I go to preview the theme, it won't ...
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wp_title() empty on a static front page

I'm trying to use wp_title() to create a heading for my pages, but I'm using a static front page and, while all of the other pages render the title properly, the front page won't. This is what I'm ...
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NON Static-Front Page

There is lot of documentation on how to have a static front-page in wordpress. I need to have a dynamic front page, in particular a group from buddy press. The link is ...
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Template hierarchy about pagination after front-page.php

Quick, simple. I have front-page.php working in Wordpress, and these loops over the main loop for my latest posts. The problem is the pagination template. When I get to site.com/page/2, it shows the ...
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Front page welcome message area

How i can create a welcome message area for my frontpage with backend control {admin panel} Welcome message
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Set front page option using custom fields?

Hello wordpress gurus! I want to be able to set the frontpage via a custom field. So for example, in the new page area in the wordpress admin there is a custom field that displays "Set as frontage", ...
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custom change in front page [closed]

I want to remove the archive widget on the front page. How do I do it please? The archive section is at the bottom of site. Kirkuk Now Best Regards
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WP Multisite Static Frontpage

I created a multisite and my question is as followed: Im trying to display a default static page for each new site. So when they create a new site, they automatically get a default page I made. This ...