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Use Single Blog Post as Site Front Page Without Redirect

I am attempting to do something similar to the accepted answer on this question Is it possible to use a single custom post as the site front page My problem is that this implementation causes a ...
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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 ...
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Showing a list of posts when homepage is custom

I am developing a custom theme. I edited my home.php to show something custom. I also edited index.php to display a list of posts or other things. After this I can't get a list of all posts which ...
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wp-admin/admin-ajax.php - Slowing My Site down

Whenever I do a speed test on my site from Pingdom - the page wp-admin/admin-ajax.php takes the longest to load and therefore it is causing my site to load slowly. As speed is an important factor I ...
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Registration Page

I've recently installed a wordpress network to my website and i'm stuck with a huge problem! my default blog now redirects to the signup form automatically and not the blogs home page. I have set the ...
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How to create a language selection homepage? [closed]

I have a projects that needs a homepage similar to this one. I know there are many multi-language plugins out there. Here's exactly what I need: if isHomepage and noLanguageSeleted show ...
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page.php – is_front_page NOT WORKING

I'm trying to target my landing page with is_front_page or is_home in my page.php file but it's not working. I have set the settings > reading to a static page. However, if I create a page-home.php ...
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How can I get multisite primary blog (url or path) for current user?

In a multisite setup, when users are visiting a blog/site that there are not a member, I would like to display a link to "HOME" that takes them to their "primary" blog. I know how to determine if a ...
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wordpress alchemy put custom metabox on certain page only

I want to put the custom metabox I have only on the home page but I am not sure how to go about doing this. I am using the following to add the custom meta box to all the pages. How would I select ...
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Fixed home page

I am new to Wordpress. Forgive me if this is a simple question. How do I make a fixed (static) part (section) on the front page (home page) of WordPress site before the blog part? Thank you in ...
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Conditionally exclude post from specific category on home page sidebar?

I want to exclude posts from one category. These posts should not show in the sidebar on the homepage only when I explicitly don't want that particular posts to show. In all other cases these posts ...
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Single random post in homepage

I want to display single random post in it's entirety in the homepage.I've tried many methods, but the main issue was that it won't display the content, only heading, or display content, but only an ...
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How to create menu spread over four lines including images

I would like to create a dynamic WordPress menu using wp_nav_menu() divided over four lines or rows as the static website. I think I should either force the menu to do this using CSS and width ...
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How to make my Home button on the menu redirect to my root page

When i create a new page, a permalink is created: www.example.com?page_id=29. This page is always pointing to the page which id is 29. Now, i want to point it to the root page in my website: ...
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Is it possible to use a single custom post as the site front page

I know I can set a static page as the homepage but is it possible to set a single custom post as the site front page? I created a custom post type called "portfolio" where users can add all the work ...
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Finding the index page using the admin panel of wordpress

I am helping out a non profit and they wanted some help in modifying the home page of their site .I looked around the admin area but I couldnt not find the index page anywhere so that I could make the ...
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home.php or frontpage (via settings) for theme?

OK. I'm getting conflicting instructions from my training resources (again). This time the issue for me is "how to set a default homepage". One tutorial (Coyers "WordPress 3: Creating and Editing ...
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how to show the most viewed, random and recent posts in the home?

I would like to make my home page in such a way it shows the most viewed, random and recent posts by thre differents part by limitin the number of posts......give me at least some hints or idea to try ...
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Confusing about permalink

I'm nubie in WP and I have some problems but the annoying for me is the default permalink. When tried to visit my site from top of the dashboard link, it says "mydomain.com/home" instead mydomain.com. ...
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Add meta tags with a plugin?

I've tried a number of plugins including Add Meta Tags and Meta SEO Pack which add a meta tag description to the home page. But my home page is static so the description is added to my blog page. I ...
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For homepage images (for small business website), is it better to use custom fields or post_thumbnail?

Already searched on here and couldn't find question so forgive me if it's been asked. I'm trying to use dynamic images on a homepage so my client can maintain the images. I've seen tutorials where one ...
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On home page remove link from logo

I'd like to remove the link that is generated around the logo when users are on the home page. Does wordpress have a built in function so I can wrap an if condition around the logo in the template so ...
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Wordpress custom login and register page problem?

I have created custom pages login page and register page in wordpress. My login page has to come when i visit the site. How do i make login page as the first page on the site. And how do i remove ...
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How to display recent posts on home page with custom HTML

I am looking to display x (undecided) number of recent posts (no more than 10) on my home page. For each post, I would like to display the title and a snippet of the content. I can whip up a SQL query ...
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is_front_page breaks with url parameters generated by a plugin

I have a website that displays a specific layout feature only on the homepage, and this is working fine. However, the client has suggested that they would like the website to be bilingual, and so I ...
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How not to show leave a Reply to Home Page?

I have made my Front Page as a Static Page. The Page is having a Introduction Content. I am showing this content as an introduction to the site. But it displays "Leave a Reply" Box below it. I do not ...
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Installing Google analytics to home page

I've installed a plugin that puts google analytics code to the page of each post. But it did not install google analytics code to home page and because only a small portion of users click on the ...
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how can I remove the sidebar from my wp homepage [closed]

What's the best practice when it comes to removing the sidebar on the wordpress homepage? I'm using wp Version 3.2.1 and Skeleton Child Theme 1.6
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How to show Home Page link in Wordpress Menu and how to add an icon to this?

I tried with this code: function home_page_menu_args( $args ) { $args['show_home'] = true; return $args; } add_filter( 'wp_page_menu_args', 'home_page_menu_args' ); but gives me this error: Error ...
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Duplicate homepage to show posts from 1 category

I'm trying to accomplish the following: I wan't to display all posts from a certain category on a page that has the same layout as the homepage of the actual blog. I found the following online to ...
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Can I change the “Home” text in the menu?

I’m pretty sure this can be done with a filter or some kind of find and replace, but I’m not sure how. I have a page called “Home” like so: When the link is displayed in my template it says ...
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Disable all other page except index,register,login till user login

I need to block access to all other content except Index,wp-login.php, register.php till the user login. how to accomplish it. i created everthing but, when i try mysite.com/members it shows the page ...
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Twenty Eleven: Home Page, View full post of most recent post & Summary of the rest

I am using the Twenty Eleven theme and need to show the full content of the latest post and then show the rest as summary. I'm looking for instructions/help on how to display, on the home page, the ...
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How to get the true permalink of the static home page?

I asked a very similar question earlier today (http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/30392/how-to-get-the-original-post-id-of-a-static-home-page) and thought I had the answer, but now it ...
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How to get the original post_id of a static home page?

I can't figure out how to get the original post_id of a specific page if that page has been set as the static posts page of the blog. I have a page that normally has a post_id of 95, but as soon as I ...
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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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get_posts not working on homepage?

I have a simple custom shortcode plugin where you give it a tag and it'll display the titles of all the posts with that tag. e.g. In my post if I type "[listposts tag=oct-2011]" it will output the ...
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Show only preview of posts on the homepage?

Is it possible to only have a couple lines shown per post (or even 0 lines) on the homepage? Instead of dumping the whole article on the page?
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What is the advantage of using home.php over index.php for the front page

I am building a theme and wondering whether or not to include a home.php file or not. The theme (which will not be available to the public) will be mainly used with a static home page and separate ...
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is_front_page() not working

I'm trying to load a script from functions.php just when I'm on the front page. I set a static page called "home" in the reading options. The home page loads the front-page.php template correctly but ...
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Show content only on front page?

I want to add some content (slider) only on the home page. I don't want it to apear on the other pages. I am trying following: <?php if(is_home()) { ?> <div> ... <div> } ?> But ...
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Exclude function from homepage only?

There is a function in a theme that I am using that does some pagination stuff. I do NOT want that function to show up on my home page (only), so I'm trying to set up an if/else statement but can't ...
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Comments on homepage (index.php) are duplicated under posts

I am displaying WP comments on homepage in my index.php file, but the problem I have is that some comments are displayed under each post. The comment number is okay, but the comments are assigned ...
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Set home page to last page of a certain category

I want to create a new website with reversed pagination (I mean latest post is found in last page , while oldest one is found in first page) I could do that already with "Default Sort Ascend" plugin. ...
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Changing the homepage

Is it possible to change the Home page so it's not a blog, but a page? And also is it possible to change the name of the homepage? If yes, how is this done? Thanks, Richard
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Display last comments on home page

Is there a way to select and display the last X approved comments regardless of which posts or categories they belong to ? I just want to show on my home page the last comments added on my site, but ...
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How to exclude my home page from url of my internal pages?

I just definsed at Setting> Reading a page I have created called "home" as my homepage. The change was ok, but since them all my internal pages url shows an extra /home/in their urls. How can I avoid ...
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different startsite for IOS and change menu

I have a homesite and a second site. They are displayed to normal browsers. But I would like to show IOS and mobile devices the second site as homesite and hide the normal homesite. How can I do ...
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Theme Development -> Specific Homepage

I am a beginner to starting a Wordpress template from scratch, so I am open to any helpful links or help that can be given to me :) Questions: What would this file be called front-page or home.php? ...
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Wordpress Enqueue for homepage only, functions.php, wp-framework

I'd like to replace my: if(is_home()) { wp_enqueue_script( 'homestuff', get_theme_part( THEME_JS . '/home.js' ), array( 'jquery' ), null, true ); wp_enqueue_script( ...