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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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is_front_page() malfunction?

I've a pretty basic problem that I'm surprised WP doesn't have a native solution for (unless I'm overlooking something, hopefully). I've a WP site with static page set as front page in reading ...
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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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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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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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Static front page - going against the grain

My theme uses front-page.php. That is currently my front page. I want the main website URL to go to a new custom page, and I want the old front-page.php to be functional. I've tried changing Reading ...
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Wordpress loop not working on static front page

I have a static wordpress front page. I want the code that works on my regular blog template to work on the homepage too. Currently, it only shows one post. The code in the main index.php is this... ...
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How to Display a Plugin function (content) on frontpage using index.php

Slightly Advanced Noob Alert: {Sorry}. I'm designing a WordPress Site {No Active Yet}. I have a plugin [feelbox], but currently it displays only on the single post page. There is no option in the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Host frontpage via example.com and everything else via example.com/blog

I've assigned a page as frontpage which will be available via example.com. All the other pages should be below the /blog. For example: Main-page: example.com All posts: example.com/blog Single Blog ...
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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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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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Home/front page won't display content after a form is submitted

I have setup a WordPress site using just pages (no posts) http://dev3.sugarvine.com/ I've created all the pages in the backend and made the 'About' page the front page. All the pages use index.php to ...
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Rewrite / Template Include Filter, assumes front-page?

I'm pulling in data from a 3rd party API for a project I am working on. I've filtered template_include to pull a template query var, which I pass through various add_rewrite_rules. My problem is ...
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Problem with pagination in custom loop on front page - no back link

I have certain problem: I have several queries on main page. When I call new WP_query on front Page (custom loop in main loop), make custom pagination, but it doest work in case if I want "Previous / ...
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Wordpress multiple front-pages based on 3 main-pages

i'm in progress of redesigning a website and i'm stuck on how to work something out, hoping to find an answer here. The website will have a front-page where they can choose between ...
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Different wordpress menu showing in frontpage and blog page

When I select "Your latest posts" from "Front page displays" I want to show a custom menu which will show in blog,single,page and archive page. But when I select a static front page than it will show ...
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Losing Page Description on paginated static front page

I have a static front page with an image slider in the masthead and then products below. When the page loads with a url that is paginated 'www.mydomain.com/page2/' for some reason the markup for the ...
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Theme Load Error

For 2 days I'm struggling and hitting my head to find out the solution but no thing. The website isn't loading images on front-page and news-ticker not working at all. I tried to reuploading the ...
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Static front page and orderby

I have setup a Wp_Query on a page template that queries woocommerce products. When not set as the front page my orderby filtering works perfectly. However when trying to use orderby on a static front ...
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Is it possible to link two wordress sites (separate domains, different content) to one shared “front page”?

My business has a sister company (both run by the same people). Each business has its own WP site and domain. They want to create a front page which links to both sites. How would we do this?
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How can I make Pagination Work on a WordPress Static Front Page

I have this pagination function I have been using on traditional post listing pages. But on my home page I have a section where I have post listings and I want to paginate them but it is not working. ...
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Using add_rewrite_rule() to redirect to Front Page

I'm using a static page for my Front page. It is a custom template. On my custom template I am using WP_Query() to show a list of posts. I also have a custom taxonomy called "Types" that I use on my ...
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How to put multiple blog posts on front page?

The theme image looks like this: But my blog looks like this: How do I get my theme to have multiple blog posts on the front page instead of one image down the entire page like a blog and less ...
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full screen image/video on front page, then scroll down for menu and site content

I am having trouble locating a plugin or finding out how to create only for the home page, a feature that will have a full screen image or autoplaying video, but when the user scrolls down the rest of ...
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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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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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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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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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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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/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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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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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 ...