Pages are one of WordPress's built-in Post Types. You'll probably want most of your website Pages to look about the same. Sometimes, though, you may need a specific Page, or a group of Pages, to display or behave differently. This is easily accomplished with Page Templates.

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get_pages — parent vs child_of?

I'm working with get_pages on a site that has a very clean and hierarchical structure. As part of a template, I wanted to show child pages as part of the template's 'boilerplate'. Reading the Codex ...
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Displaying Custom Post Type on Page with Same Title

I'm building a sports blog. I have a custom post type called conference. Each conference post contains HTML that is displays the team logos horizontally on my team custom posts as shown in the ...
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Why isn't my link attribute getting my css?

<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="style.css" /> That is the line I am using. The style.css file is in the same directory as the file I am running that from. Tt specifically just ...
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get_file_data to read data for Custom Template File?

I have a plugin in which I'm trying to allow users to create their own variants of the styles, and upload them as custom "templates". Essentially these templates are php files with some HTML in them. ...
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Change page being rendered by custom post

I have a custom post type (Packages) that I want to display a custom page for. The post type is set up like this: public function create_packages_type() { register_post_type('packages', ...
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Separating Custom Template logic

Our site displays athletic race results, and each runner has a specific wordpress user account. We have custom plugin to handle building the html elements. A specific runners page can be seen via this ...
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WP Theme Development, Adding Content Areas to Custom Page Template

I am not sure how to ask this, which is why I have been having trouble finding anything via google searches. I am hoping someone here will understand what I am looking for and be able to direct me to ...
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Single page theme: Can I render other pages with their respective themes within another page?

I'm trying to create a one page theme. I need all the pages created by the admin to show up on one page. I used the following code I found in a similar question in here: foreach ($pages as ...
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latest posts-widget displays all posts on archive page but works great anywhere else

I noticed the latest posts widget in my footer displaying all posts. Anywhere else on my page, it displays only the amount of posts it should. I am using a custom theme and this is my archive.php: ...
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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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save_post action not firing due to old page_template meta data

I have some functionality hooked to the save_post action that wasn't working for a user on a particular WordPress Page. After some digging I found that wp_insert_post() was returning before getting ...
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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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How to add a user dashboard page?

I'm developing a Wordpress theme for the first time and I don't know how to create a custom user dashboard page, such that when a user logs in via a custom login form, he/she is not directed to ...
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How do I Make a custom post type get a custom post template in a plugin

I am writing a plugin in which I am adding a custom post type(called 'events') using register_post_type. Additionally I want it to use single-event.php instead of the regular single.php. The current ...
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Where can I access my custom page template?

I understand that to create a new page template, all I have to do is create my custom template (in this case, page-custom.php) file, and save it in wp-content/themes/mytheme/. However, where can I ...
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Page templates in subdirectories and auto generator

This might be a shoot in the dark but here goes... I know that starting with wp 3.4 i can put page template aka page-template.php in sub folders. (ref: Page templates in subdirectories) which is ...
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Call a function on every wordpress pages only

I have written a security function.I want to call this function in all pages which are created by wordpress back end only (Does not want want to called by all php files).Is there any hook ...
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Hide Front-End Admin Bar Including 32 px Spacing

I have a custom template and I inserted the following snippet to get rid of the admin bar for the page: function hide_admin_bar(){ return false; } add_filter( 'show_admin_bar', 'hide_admin_bar' ); ...
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How to structure WordPress plugin to display data from API

I am creating a plugin that connects to a remote API that has car listings and displays the data that's returned in that call. The plugin essentially does not need to interact with the WordPress ...
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Is this the best way to complete disable category archive pages?

I wanted to disable category archive pages because content in my blog will be presented via a number of pages for which I have custom templates like this: add_action('page_template', ...
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Function to load correct CSS for Template not working

I have three templates I want to be able to use (Index Page, Main Template, and Default). I was able to add a "if/else" statement into a function to get the correct CSS file to load depending on which ...
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Page Template Won't Load Correct CSS File

I can't get the correct css file to load for my page template. The page is correctly loading the template but still using the default css file. This is the code I'm using to load the page template's ...
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Use is_category(), is_tag(), … in functions.php

I want to check in functions.php if actual page is a category page, tag page, ... but the functions to check it (is_category(), is_tag(), ...) doesn't seem to work, as this condition: ...
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Dynamically Load Styles and Scripts from Theme Functions.php

I am attempting to dynamically load stylesheets and scripts based on the template name. So if I have a template named page-signup.php then it will load the corresponding stylesheet page-signup.css and ...
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use another theme for just one page

I am a wordpress newbie. Been looking the whole day for a solution. http://codex.wordpress.org/Theme_Development and http://codex.wordpress.org/Template_Hierarchy#Visual_Overview did not give me what ...
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Wordpress Page doesn't load the template selected

I've created a new page called Work and I've added it on the navigation bar; after that I've created a file called work.php in which I want to style the page mentioned above. The problem is that the ...
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Trouble with conditional tags

I've got some code I want to run on every page other than the blog page and the archive page. If I use <?php if ( !is_home() ) { ?> The code correctly doesn't show on the blog page. If I ...
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category results within page template

to paint a clear picture of what i am trying to achieve, i will describe my current wordpress theme setup: in my theme, i am making use of the following content types: posts, pages and custom content ...
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Cleaner way to define multiple variables for is_page_template()

I need to so some stuff only when specific templates (homepages) are used, I couldn't think of any better solution than this since is_page_template() do not handle arrays: $home_1 = ...
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How custom Wordpress Page Builders work?

I wonder how custom page builders work. I want to create page builder in my theme's control panel. Currently i created simple system which creates Page Templates with generated HTML for each layout ...
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Loading custom page template on a one page website

For a one page website, I have modified the homepage to index all pages instead of posts. For some of the pages I want to create a custom template (like page-slug.php). But, these template only get ...
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Make a page (url) not cacheable [closed]

How to setup a wordpress-page in wordpress as non-cacheable in wordpress? I have made up a form manually for a page(wordpress) and I want to make that page not cacheable by browsers. How can it be ...
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Why in the static pages of my theme are showing these information?

I am working on a WordPress theme and I have some problem with the pages\posts layout. For example if you go here: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/lassociazione/ This is a static page that show some ...
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Passing query variables to a custom page template

On my website I have a custom post type called 'theme'. I wanted the homepage to display an archive of themes. For this the only approach that I could think of was to create a page template with a ...
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WordPress fetches the archive page instead of my custom template

I'm using WooCommerce and it created a page called "Shop" which I've attributed to my custom template "Store" through the "page attributes" module in the dashboard. <?php /* Template Name: Store ...
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Include Entire Custom Page Template On Another Page

I am trying to create a "one page slider" where I am creating a custom page template to display multiple pages that I specify. (yes I know there are themes for this- I want to customize it myself) I ...
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How to use different jquery function of idangero swiper dependant on page template?

I have struggled with adding the idangero swiper jquery plugin to my site, but have managed to produce the code below. This works very well but only on the one custom page template defined in the ...
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Conditional tag to check if 'page.php' is being used?

I'm trying to check whether the page.php template is being used or not. I've tried is_page_template( 'page.php' ) but it doesn't work. I also can't use is_page() because I only want to do something ...
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How to Set a Custom Template for Blog Posts

I am trying to set a custom template for my blog posts page using the Template box on the Page Attributes section of the page. However, the template does not get used on the site. Is there a certain ...
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$post->ID not working but the get_the_id() is [duplicate]

I created a custom post type from a Plugin. Then in a function like show_data() I queried the post type along with its post meta data (Custom Fields). Then in Page Template I used the function to show ...
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Template for Custom Post Types nested under normal pages (dtbaker 'wiki' pages)

I got stuck trying to display the custom type using dtbakers code (https://gist.github.com/dtbaker/5311512). I guess Im using the wrong single-custom.php This is the hypothetical url: ...
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Specify parent page template

I don't want to define a template from admin because I have lot of page and so if I change it I might forget my selected template. So I want make that template in page. Here is my page structure ...
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WP Template Hierarchy - Need help choosing the correct templates

Please see this image to get a better understanding of what I would like to achieve. Please pay attention to point #3 and #4 (notice the permalink structure). The "Homepage" is static ...
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Change page template programmatically inside foreach

i have been trying to attach multiple pages, eash to its page-template using a foreach loop... Manually meaning writing each page code works but inside the foreach loop it wont work. I have several ...
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How do I enforce a 404 status for an EXISTING page?

I was able to replace the main query for 404 pages with pre_get_posts but as soon as I point to an existing page, the error changes to 301. What function should I hook to to change the status to 404 ...
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Display custom meta box in my template file

Need help displaying my custom meta boxes on a template file. Following a tutorial Here's the code from my functions.php: function get_custom_field( $value ) { global $post; $custom_field = ...
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Include php on a specific page template

I'm using a 'specialized' page template called 'page-courses.php', following the codex: http://codex.wordpress.org/Page_Templates#Specialized_Page_Template In my child theme's functions.php I want to ...
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Plural/singular URL schema challenge for section Page template combined with single Custom Post Type template

I'm coming back to WordPress after quite a hiatus (and it's not my normal CMS framework), and I'm working with custom post types for the first time. I'd like to have 2 page templates that support ...
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Load new Posts on Scroll on Page

See this reference site: http://alwaysjudging.com/archive/ It's loading new posts on scroll down, similar to Infinte Scroll plugin. (But I'm unable to get the Jetpack Infinite Scroll plugin to work on ...
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How to set title from page-template?

We store the data for the user profiles on our site in a mongodb and provide them via a REST API. So i added a page template page-profile.php. In that file we call the REST API and fill the template ...