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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Ensuring sticky posts are retrieved first (without using two queries)?

I need to maintain pagination for use with infinite scroll. Is there no way to tell query_posts to retrieve sticky posts first? It seems to be default behaviour on a standard wordpress blog on the ...
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Find out in which kind of archive am I

in archive.php file, I want to know, which type of archive I i'm in. For example, if I i'm in archive for category Personal I'd like to be able to display it in header of the archive. Of course, I ...
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Display additional page templates and a sidebar on plugin activation

I'm developing a child-theme off of the Twenty Twelve (1.1), using Wordpress (3.5.1) and the Woocommerce plugin (1.6.6). I've noticed that the problem with creating the online shop, single product ...
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Do I need to use The Loop on pages?

I'm writing my first WordPress theme and have a question about the use of The Loop in page templates. The page templates I've looked at all follow basically the same pattern (example from Twenty ...
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Paginate WordPress Category Pages

I am using the following query on my category.php template: <?php $paged = (get_query_var("paged")) ? get_query_var("paged") : 1; query_posts("posts_per_page=2&paged=".$paged); ?> ...
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Removing the TinyMCE editor for a given page template

I was looking for a way to remove the TinyMCE Editor for a specific page template in a theme (in my case it's page-home.php). I found the following code, which works, however, I was wondering if this ...
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The $post variable – Did I get the grasp of how the Backend actions get parsed?

I was looking for a way to attach a custom meta box to the edit screen of a page at a specific template. I found and tried this here and from my actual point of view this can't work that way. Let me ...
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How to Loop and add Specific Categories and Products Images into Specific Page Template?

Thanks to Rafael Marques I have a list of Products and Categories organized based on different created categories. I also have 5 different Custom Page Templates. Now I would like to display the ...
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Custom-Posttype & Custom Taxonomy WP_Query

I add a custom post type with custom taxonomy and i wish to get all postings into this by a template, but the result is 0 $args=array( 'post_type' => 'contents', 'post_status' => 'publish', ...
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What content should go in index.php?

I'm developing my own theme and came up with an issue that' I am confused with. I have two files that I'm trying to figure out. page.php and index.php. I know that page.php is used for pages, of ...
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How to show one page with two different templates

I have a page template that I want to be able to show in two different modes: a regular mode and a bare-bones mode, where there is no header, footer, sidebar, etc. My hope is that I can get this done ...
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How to make page template with admin able to select NextGen Galleries to be part of the layout?

I'm trying to make a product page template, editable by client, which will have 3 different NextGen Galleries per page. In the product page admin area, I want the client to be able to select which 3 ...
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How to sort list of custom posts to get view like a tree of posts under categories and their children's categories?

I'm new here and my english isn't perfect so I'm sorry for this :) I'm here because I'm workin on site with post list sorted by category and I have problem with sort out my posts in categories and ...
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How to create a template for Pages?

In Wordpress, when creating a page, it shows some options for Template under Attributes, such as: Default, Links, One column no sidebar, etc. Is there a way to add more custom templates to show up ...
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adding GET variables to a header() location in a page template

header('Location: /page-name/?var1=' . $_GET['var1'] . '&var2=' . $_GET['var2'] ); exit(); The result of the above code ends up redirecting the site to: ...
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Proper way to create custom static page

I'm fairly new to WordPress. I'm creating a page with a form. It works, but being so new, I'm wondering if I'm doing it in the best way. I'll use Twenty Twelve as an example theme. copy 'page.php' ...
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Display all posts from specific categories on a page

I want to display all posts from specific categories on a single page. Therefore I edited the page.php file in my theme folder. I added an 'if-clause' to check which page currently being displayed and ...
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Organize template parts and page templates in folders in regards of template hierarchy

Hello and happy new year Suppose one has a large theme composed of several post types, page templates and a bunch of custom loops and template parts which is best keeping in separate php files. ...
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How can i display a 4 diferent themplate for the archive page

How can i display 4 diferent themes for an archive page When i click on the right in corner i want to display another theme, another Css style (my own) Something like this. ...
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Assigning certain pages or posts to use the template of the parent page or category

I created a website that's using Wordpress as its CMS. There are parent pages -> sub categories -> content within each sub ...
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E-Commerce Products Page Sidebar Formatting

I inherited a wordpress e-commerce website from a developer that only half finished the project. I do not know alot about css or php, but I have been able to play around with the coding enough to ...
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Showing sidebar-2 on custom template page

Environment: WP 3.5, Twenty Twelve child theme. I created a custom template. Now, I'd like to display the built-in sidebar-2 in this custom template page (instead of the default sidebar-1). sidebar-2 ...
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List all posts in a category with query_post() function

I'm a C programmer, konw little about PHP. I built a Blog with wordpress. Yestoday, I try to create the page www.abc.com/server, this page would list all posts which belong to server category. I ...
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Remove navigation from header in custom page template

I'm building a landing page and want to remove the navigation menu from the page. The navigation menu is in header.php which is of course in the page template. Is there a WordPress function I can use ...
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Prevent menu from loading in a page template [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Remove navigation from header in custom page template Is there some way to remove wp_nav_menu in a page template? I can't find anything related to page templates other ...
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Create second custom 404 page for selected post type

I created a new custom post type called event, which works fine. I also created a custom 404 page template, which is shown if a event/page/post is not found. But now the hard part, i want to create ...
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Remember form field values with page navigation

I have a form on a page template that controls which posts show up on the page and how those posts are ordered. You can see what I mean here: http://www.theseattlevine.com/the-vine The questions I ...
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ajax page template

I am creating a wp theme that gets all its data via ajax (using ajax-admin.php). Now, I've set a div that would have the html of the page there (in the index.php file). My index.php is a simple one, ...
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Page template with different page and post content

I am using a wordpress theme which has a page template named roomtypes. I am not a php pro but as far as I understand this template gets the posts. When I add a Room type, it is created as a post with ...
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What are the differences between “Latest Posts” and “Static Page”?

WordPress has an option to pick "Latest Posts" and "Static Page" under "Settings" in Admin Panel. My questions: What page template is getting loaded in each of those modes? Why paged stops working ...
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How to set up conditionals in page templates?

I have created custom template page like this with a custom query on page showing only details fetch from my custom table not any post. /* Template Name:product */ <?php get_header(); ?> ...
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Custom page sidebar using Template dropdown box

i am wondering how i go about making a Template for some of my pages to use a different sidebar? I have created the widget like this: register_sidebar(array( 'id' => 'ourPat-sidebar', ...
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Page.php vs Single.php

I have a page.php and single.php template that are 100% identical. Yet, when I render page.php the div don't get nested in the same way as single.php and the layout gets broken. I've even diff'd the ...
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Getting only direct child pages in WordPress with get_pages

I am trying to fetch all direct children of a page. But I am getting all children and grand children as well. Any ideas? PHP Source: $args = array( 'child_of' => $post->ID, ...
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How to dynamically save a selected option from page “Templates” selectbox?

When I select a template for a page from the "Templates" selectbox, the selected item gets “value=selected” only after I hit save draft/publish/update. <option value='template-gallery.php' ...
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custom post template ignored after altering permalinks

I've built a site with a custom post type called Testimonials and am using a custom template to display the posts edit: template name is page-testimonials.php. All is working as expected with the ...
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How to move from page template to page template

I have created two pages each using a different page template. I have a form on the first page and when I click on the submit button I want to move to my other custom page. This should be so simple ...
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Problem with different query loops (and “main loop”) on category template page!

so, heres the problem: i've created a category-template (category.php) with two query loops and the main loop (in which the content from the category should get looped in). if i now click on a ...
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Blog page won't show Blog template

I set my "Blog" page to a Blog template I created in Pages (in the dashboard). Also, in Settings > Reading, I set my Home page (home template) as my Front page and my Blog page as my Posts page. ...
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How do I paginate a custom post type listing on a custom template page?

I've got a page template called tpl-memos.php which is attached to a page called 'Memos' with a parent page called 'About', the permalink for the page therefor is example.com/about/memos. On this page ...
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Lead Generation with Cookies in Wordpress

New Edit I would like to show the_content BEFORE the more tag when the cookie is not set and the_content AFTER the more tag when the cookie is set. I could not answer to my own question because ...
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load more portfolio on page end reaching

i like to add an automatic load more link on the bottom of the page, so when a user reaches the end and starts scrolling the next recipes (in this case) will be loaded. ...
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link a custom page into menu

Ok i have a file which named, page-allpost.php now I have a menu item called "all post" and in that menu I want to call the page-allpost.php which will display all the post. how to do that? hope ...
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How to display non-page / post content

I have a custom made Twitter stream on my site. I want to have a permalink for each tweet which would go to a page which would display only the tweet - no other content - surrounded by my custom ...
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Limit page template choice by page title or ID?

I'm developing a multisite and creating my own themes for it. All the themes will feature some standard pre-defined pages eg. homepage, about, blog, contact us etc. Each page will also have a number ...
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Single page theme that uses pages for the content

I'm making a one page site. On the page I want to run WP_Query three or four times to pull in those 3-4 pages. The page looks a bit like this: <div class="row"> <?php $args = array( ...
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Wordpress page edit does not save selected template

The feature did work in the past however pages now seem to default to 'Default Template'. I can see my available page templates in the drop-down on the Page edit page, however after saving the admin ...
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Custom Post Type order Title ASC

I´d like to display all car manufacturer in order by title (e.g. "Merecedes") and order from lowest to highest values (e.g. "A-Class") "ASC", too. It should looks like a glossary. Page: Cars A ... ...
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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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Tables not showing divs and loop/php items

I know this is an absurd questions, as who uses tables anymore? I got handed this and just need to make it work really. I don't know anything about tables so it's been a learning experience. I ...