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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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 ...
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Can I make Wordpress use a custom template for a child page

I have a custom post type called communities. Then I have the appropriate single-community.php page. Works great! So we want to use some of these "communities" as parent pages. Then underneath them ...
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Getting page ID inside loop

I have a page template which has a loop to show blog posts. Inside the loop, there is get_template_part('content', 'custom') function to include the template (content-custom.php) which shows blog post ...
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the_content of template page

When I use the_content in the page-template doesn't show anything. Loop to call the page-template in the index: index.php <?php /** * Main template file * * This is the most generic template ...
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Page template for blog not working

So I have a general template called home.php for displaying all blog posts. All fine. No I've wanted to add the same thing with sidebar, so I've copied it, added sidebar, called home-sidebar.php, ...
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Use created page as search results page and custom template

I want my client to have control over the look of the Search Results page by being able to select one of the templates I have created for them (page-two-column.php or page-three-column.php) so they ...
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post_class not working with css

through the codex I read about how to use the post_class() function to create a css hook for styling the content. Here is the code I have, PHP: <li class="<?php post_class();?>"> ...
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Custom Plugin theme filter

I am creating custom plugin and in my plugin file I have this: add_filter('page_template', 'load_tq_templates'); function load_tq_templates() { if (is_page( 'transport-quote-1' )) { if ( ...
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How to edit a HTML list in WordPress?

I'm new to WordPress and what I want to do is to edit the HTML of a specific page in WordPress. For example, a page in my website shows in the source code (in Chrome) a list, that I can see in the ...
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How safe is renovating $wp_query when doing WP_Query pagination in Page Template

With a lot of search and trial&error, I's unable to do the pagination in a custom page template. I's not actually tired, but frustrated, why the most common err issue is not explained in a way so ...
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How to divide posts (custom post type) content on multiple pages?

I have a custom post type called artist and each artist have some custom fields such as extra text fields and images. I do not want to display all the info about each artist on the same page ...
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Change wp-signup.php Page Template

I am using anti-splog on a multisite network with the randomly changing signup URL feature. Under the hood, it is pointing to wp-signup.php file. I created an override file the plugin looks for by ...
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Define custom Page Template without its own .php file

Is there any way of defining a Page Template from some function/filter/hook, without having any .php file containing the comment at the top of the page to declare the Template Name? For example, ...
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Ajax Call in page theme not working?

Ok, i am VERY new to wordpress (2 Hours new). I am creating a page template, which works fine, but this is the issue i am having: In the template.php file, i have this code: <script ...
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Custom Filter using meta_value in wordpress admin list not working

Hello I was trying to filter the pages using a custom filter in admin post listing of wordpress, but after selecting in the dropdown it returns nothing like its just showing all the posts and the ...
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Widgets not showing on sidebars

I have registered two sidebars in my theme using the function below, but none of the widgets shows up in the sidebars even though I can manage them in the dashboard: // register sidebars add_action( ...
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I want to duplicate homepage for all my pages

I want to duplicate my homepage then call the pages A. page b & c. - So that I can edit just a few things on all the pages. I already have some pages but I can't get bits exactly the same.I copied ...
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Special 404 header page

I wonder if there is a specific way to create a custom 404 header template. This can be done for secondary page, but creating a header-404.php doesn't do the trick. Am I really supposed to create ...
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How can I conditionally show different home page templates based on whether or not the user is logged in?

How can I conditionally load HTML for the home page based on whether or not the user is logged in? Currently my theme has an index.php file. In that file I tried to create: <?php ...
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How to create Page templates for showing Blog posts in different layouts?

I'm creating a Wordpress Theme, and I want to create few Page Templates for creating Blog pages with different layouts. So for example, I want to have blog-4-column.php, blog-3column.php and ...
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loop not showing up when using a custom page template

Okay So I want to create a Custom Page Template that displays my posts exactly the same as my index.php does. You can see the code of my index.php at the bottom. So I create a .php file named ...
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Creating Ajax backend for Specialised Page Template? Should admin-ajax.php be used?

We're scoping an upcoming project that will require the development of a large php web application within an existing wordpress site - this is for our use only and we've no intention of trying to ...
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Changing permalink name redirects to another template?

I'm creating a template with a few templates with names page-contact.php, page-portfolio.php and page-blog.php. The problem is that when I select a Defaul Template for a page (I expect it to open ...
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Create download page from post option link

I have a button download. It's contain the link from post option. I want to when click button download, it will show a download page with the link in post option instead go direct link from it. ...
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Dynamic page.php template for custom post types

I have a couple of custom post types registered. I would like to display all "posts" from each custom post type on its own page, and these pages must be visible in the nav menu. It would be great to ...
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Why am I getting syntax error, unexpected 'endwhile' (T_ENDWHILE) in this template? [closed]

I'm trying to echo a form, when the user is logged in, I get this in the browser when I upload the code: syntax error, unexpected 'endwhile' (T_ENDWHILE) in My code: <?php /* Template Name: ...
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Run next query based on first query's term

I'm creating an authors site. I'm using a custom post type (Books) to display books. I'm using another custom post type (Reviews) to display reviews on the same page as the corresponding book. I'm ...
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Use page template for custom $_GET content

I have a list of products, and I want to be able to click a link and get to a page with more information about the product, which I can do using $_GET like so: $s .= '<p><a ...
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Own Custom Tags/Category page ( posts)

I want to make a page where on each tags : My page should look alike : http://www.missmalini.com/aamir-khan-2/ Above page is coming from http://www.missmalini.com/celebrity-fan-pages/ this are ...
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Page templates for custom post types

Currently wordpress "pages" can have a particular page template associated with it. Can this feature also be available for custom post types ?
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Sort Reviews/Ratings by date on Woocommerce

I would like to change the order the reviews are being displayed on the single product page, currently it's in Ascending order and we need it in Descending order.(Most recent to oldest) I've looked at ...
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Pages included in another page and duplicate content issues for SEO

in a recent project I've decided to create a page template (PageX) which is a kind of "stack" of subpages. This template simply includes the content of three other separate pages (PageA, PageB, ...
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Wordpress can't find IXR_Client

Trying: $client = new IXR_Client('http://othersite.com/xmlrpc.php'); I get the error Fatal error: Class 'IXR_Client' not found in footer.php I can see the class in wp-includes/class-IXR.php, and ...
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CPT: archive-cpt.php VS custom page template

I've created a CPT named portfolio. Now i want to create a page which will act as an INDEX for this CPT. Now i've two choices .... a) Make a custom template having custom WP_Query. In this way i can ...
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Custom Loop Using Shortcode in Custom Page Template

I am trying to output a custom loop created using shortcode in a custom page template. Here is the code I am using to generate the shortcode: function archive_sc( $atts ) { // Attributes ...
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How do I deque the default stylesheet?

In order to create a static page template that does not use the site's default stylesheet, I created: page-custom.php header-custom.php footer-custom.php static.css For the most part the page is ...
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Custom Post Type Specific Post Template

I created a Custom Post Type, and here's the entire code: // Register Custom Post Type function wrestler_register() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( 'Wrestlers', 'Post ...
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Is there a way to create a template that does not have the site styling associated with it?

I recently completed a WP site for a client and they would like to be able have some static pages added to the site that do not have the header, footer and navigation on it. These pages would then be ...
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page_template toggle between 2 templates + 2 permalinks for same post

I'm trying to use this page_template template from the WP forums, with the same aim as the original author: I am trying to use two separate permalinks/templates for a single post - each ...
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Display Posts of a Category in Alphabetical Order (Custom Post Type)

I have a custom post type called "link" I have a custom taxonomy for this post type called "link-category" I have a template file for this taxonomy, "taxonomy-link-category.php" I need the template ...
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Is there a way to share a template/markup with the JSON API so that it doesn't need to be declared both in PHP and in JS?

Current Setup I'm using WP's JSON API on a custom post type archive to query some posts. I then parse the returned JSON object to output my markup accordingly. I also have a single post type template ...
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Custom page Template and Script as a Plugin

I want to Build a custom Page Template. But as far as I know we should not at all touch Core PHP files. let say our Custom Page template is custom.php, then where will this custom.php sit I mean in ...
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Posts are duplicating on wp_post_update

I have stucked in writing a simple function that on certain page update refresh all posts in a custom post type. Here is my code (based on this): add_action('save_post', 'bulk_refresh'); function ...