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

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New WP_Query not isolating custom post types on front-page template

This is the code for my front-page.php template <?php add_filter( 'genesis_markup_site-inner_output', '__return_false' ); add_filter( 'genesis_markup_content_output', '__return_false' ); ...
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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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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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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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How to get sticky-posts on front-page working with category query

Im using the front-page.php to display some static content as well as my 5 latest posts in the category "Forsiden" (Frontpage). But the "sticky" post option, is ignored when categorising the posts on ...
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Frontpage pagination by week

I'm trying to set up a frontpage with all the post from the current week. Well this was quiet "easy" (the query snippet): $query_string = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'date_query' => ...
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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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Paginated pages are showing correct content but pagination links are not

I am using a custom WP_Query to display posts on static front page. and generating numbered pagination links with paginate_links functions. This is the code I have... $latest_args = array( ...
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how to pull content from subpages only(not the parent page) to the front page

I want to pull content from from subpages of a specific page.But its pulling content from parent page also i don't want to pull content from the parent just from the subpages of that specific page ...
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Wp pagination link at front page with custom post url get rewritten

I am facing a typical problem. I am using a custom template as my front page and.And there I am displaying the custom posts with a custom pagination function and loop. Now the problem is that my loop ...
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Trying to exclude first 5 posts from the first page on the homepage

I'm trying to exclude the first 5 posts from the first page on the homepage, but I'm unable to get it right. This is the patern that I'd like to follow: Page 1: Post 5, Post 6, Post 7, Post 8, Post ...
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Can I have both front-page.php and index.php?

I've made a custom front-page.php which includes "the loop" and it works great. I would also like to have a separate page which is the regular old posts page you get from index.php. How do I make a ...
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Show all posts on a twentythirteen multisite

I'm using the default twentythirteen on a wordpress 4.0 site. I have one site in the network right now. I may be adding one or two next year or so. Both blogs are using twentythirteen. Right now the ...
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Different Front page for Mobile

I want to make a different front-page and show it to the mobile user, instead of the one used on desktop. In detail, right now we have set our site to show desktop-front-page to user, when he lands ...
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upload image only

I create post page from front end , and i add code for uplaod feature image. I use this code if (!function_exists('wp_generate_attachment_metadata')){ require_once(ABSPATH . ...
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Reading Settings -> Front Page displays “Static Page” being reset

Every day my WordPress blog is going from a static page, back to "your latest posts". I am not setting this setting, something is doing this automatically! Any ideas what to check for? Is there any ...
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Trouble Retrieving Thumbnail URL on Front-Page

I'm running multiple queries on a front-page.php file. They all seem to be working fine, except that I am having a hard time getting a thumbnail image. The code in question, on my front-page, ...
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Loop doesn't display posts. It displays a link to the home page instead

I’m building a WP theme using Bootstrap. Aparently, all templates were working fine until I tried to display a list of recent post on the front page. Basically, the loop it’s not displaying posts (it ...
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Use page.php for front page

For some reason even when I am selecting a static page for my homepage it is still choosing to load the index.php file. I would really appreciate your help on this as I would like it to load my own ...
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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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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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How to create a custom Wordpress front page

I want to create a custom front page for a Wordpress site, which will have an image, some text, an embedded login form, and a metaslider slider, and nothing else (no menu, no sidebar, no footer). ...
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Page appearing two times in the frontpage? How do I completely remove that page from the frontpage?

I have this Wordpress website I'm working on as third party. I have to give this Wordpress its final touch. There is a Page named Impressum and it's appearing two times in the frontpage, I need to ...
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Problem with Front-Page.php loading recent posts

Hi I this weird problem where i have my custom front-page.php with set page (in Reading Settings) static page. What I want to have is a static page with welcoming message and later 1 recent posts ...
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Ways to have multiple front-page.php templates that can be swapped out?

I essentially want to create several different front-page.php templates with different loops and layouts and then present an option in the admin panel to select one template on one day and a different ...
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When to use is_home() vs is_front_page()?

I've found that is_front_page appears to return true when I'm viewing the home page and have a single sticky post assigned there. It also returns true when I've assigned a page as the static front ...
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Create static front-page with 3-5 recent posts

I am struggling with front/landing page customization for my custom designed theme. I have designed custom theme and pretty much coded it using the Underscore boilerplate. As I understands, the ...
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Font Page overrides rewrites

I have a custom rewrite as follows So /shares points to a page I created with a slug images which uses a custom query variable named h626_page. My problem is I want to set the images page as ...
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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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3 x 3 grid of posts on the home page

I'm using Wordpress as more CMS than blog, and I want to create a theme that uses 9 specific posts on the home page. I don't want those posts to show up in other lists. I don't want other posts to ...
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ID of Front-Page

I like to get the ID of the selected front page. My page uses an Template for that page. I've read about get_option('page_on_front'), but this didn't work for me. Is there any function to get this ...
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External Page Displaying Properties of [If (Home Page)]

I have a slider set to display only on the homepage with <?php if( is_front_page() ) : ?> This works properly for all pages, except my landing pages that have get_header. Does anyone know how ...
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How to display summary content from a Page (Not a Post) on another page

I created a Page called "About Joe" as a page in WordPress. Then on a different page (e.g. the homepage), I wish to display a summary which includes: a thumbnail the 1st paragraph link to page ...
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Index showing source code

Suddenly the wordpress showing the source code when I click the url address, and I get this The code is just the site offline plugin i have so i can set the site offline So the problem is that ...
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When Front page and Posts page are specified is it possible to just have front-page.php as the home page?

Right now I have a Front page and a Posts page specified in dashboard. The Front page is a page called "home" using a page-home.php template. However I don't want to have to create a WP page for the ...
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Problem with custom page template and permalink

I created custom page template for news template_news.php with name template name: news and i created a page and configured for that page also i set permalink to /news/%postname% also i set ...
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How to get the post content from a category on my homepage

I'm trying to get posts with a specific category to show in a box on my home page. But ive only been able to get one post on my homepage. How can I make this work in the code below? With getting the ...
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wordpress Static Page pagination

Im Using a post query in wordpress BUT the Pagination is not working, i don't know whats the problem BUT here is my code and i guess it's correct and no problem with it it shows that there is pages ...
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WordPress site front page fails to load in IE

Disclaimer: I'm a front-end guy dabbling in back-end work. I have WordPress serving up a company Intranet site on a CentOS VM in a multiple vhost setup (LAMP). It resides at ...
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Performing a POST action on homepage goes to posts page

On every page of my site I got a contact form that will send an email to the respective address. On this site also I've set the front page display to a static page. The contact form will basically ...
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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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How can I create a “Read More” link using the_excerpt() on a static front page?

I'm working on a website that uses a static front page. It also shows the single most recent blog post. This was achieved by creating a page and using a custom page template. Sometimes, the blog post ...
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Splash screen in htaccess, now links are not working

I wanted to use an already made html page for my wp site in root. Didnt want to move all wp inside a folder so I used the answer here using htaccess. Problem is, now if I write /wp-admin I got to the ...
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Preventing frontpage to be deleted/moved to trash

I want to prevent my frontpage to be deleted/moved to trash using this: add_action( 'wp_trash_post', 'tcb_page_delete_check' ); add_action( 'before_delete_post', 'tcb_page_delete_check' ); ...
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adsense code showing on random post thumb

I've followed the guide below, but have made a few edits to it and now i need some help: Add Adsense code in index.php I removed the following line from my code if ( ! is_front_page() ) return; and ...
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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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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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6 Recent post on front page with either featured image or content image

In my frontpage.php i want 6 recent blogs with either featured image or the first content image, and if these are not available then i don't want to show that particular post. But i am not getting the ...
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URL of blog when using index.php as blog and front-page.php as homepage

I am building a theme and I am using front-page.php for an individuall homepage and index.php (or home.php) for the blog. What is the URL of the blog / how its possible to define the URL of the blog? ...
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How do I reference the front page's parent Page object?

I have created a "News" Page and have switched my posts-page to that Page. Now Posts show up under that Page, as desired. The problem is I'm trying to access the core Page to pull out some ...