The home page of a site. Could either contain the blog index, or a static 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Fix Pagination Directory on a page set as Front Page/Main Page [duplicate]

I have a page named "calientes" with a complex loop that's working perfectly. This page is located at domain.com/calientes/. Now I need to use this page as the home page, so I went to "Settings -> ...
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/Page2 shows the same posts as /Page1

My issue is that i use this plugin http://wordpress.org/plugins/page-layout-builder/ But when i on my frontpage, press on the 'page 2' button, it then shows page 2 but with the same posts as page ...
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How to create single page site in WordPress

I have total 5 pages on my website, I want to display all pages as single page. It is possible? Example: http://yaremchuk.ru
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Show post when both categories are present but not one of them

I'm having issue filtering posts by category. There is the A category for posts (which is the default and also applies when no category has been set explicitly) and B category with subcategories for ...
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Reverse ordered pagination on home page

Use on the blog reverse pagination. The question arose. How to make a home page is not the first? Need to break the link Home = First page and make a connection Home = Last page. Home should be the ...
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How to remove/replace current page template?

I am writing a plug-in that creates new front/home page from scratch. Below code works nice and it outputs the text before the themes outputs anything. So the question is how can I remove the theme ...
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How to create custom home page via plugin?

I want to code a plug-in that creates new custom home page. Note that I have never coded any plug-in before. 1) After activation of plug-in user needs to go to the options of the plug-in and set up ...
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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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How do I show sticky posts on a static front page that also contains content?

In my theme, I'm using front-page.php for the static front page. I'm also using a page to store the content on the static front page. The front-page.php file is set up to show the content from that ...
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Setting Custom Wordpress “Posts page” AS “Front page”

While I don’t necessarily wish to establish a "STATIC" Front page, I would like to employ a custom page as BOTH my "Posts page" and my "Front page". I’ve created a PAGE titled "Teaching Kids To…" ...
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How to best include widget area just on homepage?

I have a front-page.php defining the homepage of my theme (a Genesis child theme). In it, I have some custom widget areas, like so: genesis_register_sidebar( array( 'id' => 'cta', ...
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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 ...