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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Send media uploads to different directories

I am making a website for my local primary school, and I have each class page as a separate page template. Rather than have all their uploads go into the general /uploads/ folder I'd like to direct ...
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Make shortcode work in all posts displayed by loop, not just the first one

I have a post archive displaying post and author meta at roadtripsharing.com/road_trip I added a do_shortcode(); in the loop, specifically related to the "New Message" button which opens a dialogue ...
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Wordpress Page using Capitalized URL path

I have created a page abcd with the url path www.domain.com/abcd I also created a page template file called page-abcd.php which is placed within the theme directory. The issue I am having is when ...
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Create page in templates for pages or the pages manager?

In terms of slowness and loading which differences noted in the pages created as a template and created by adminisrtador? Example template page: <?php /** Template Name: My Page name */ ...
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Push Shortcode parameter to template

I'm trying to push a shortcode parameter value to a template file but for some reason I can't get the array value that I'm targeting into a single variable. Here is my code and the shortcode I'm ...
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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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Custom taxonomy page template name and how to use it?

How to specify the page template name for my custom taxonomy and where it should be placed whether in page-template directory or at theme root directory? eg. i have custom taxonomy location_category ...
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wp_enqueue_scripts doesn't work for template pages

In my child theme's functions.php I wrote : function add_js() { echo "path is : ".get_stylesheet_directory_uri().'/js/script.js'; wp_enqueue_script( 'script', ...
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wordpress custom numeric pagination next / previous / last not showing

I'm using a custom Numeric WordPress Pagination on a page template using a wp-query, based on this tutorial : tutorial I have the numeric pagination working fine, and the page counter also. but the ...
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Best Practice - Customise a WooCommerce+Wordpress Templates

To integrate customise HTML/CSS to Wordpress without editing default ready theme template from Wordpress Download HTML5Blank Boiler plate modify/overide boilerplate css with our customise Css Create ...
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Editable content on a Custom Archive page

I want to allow my client to change some introductory text on a custom post archive page (eg. archive-unicorn.php), but I can't see how to do this. I guess one way I could do this is would be to ...
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Page editor missing Templates drop down

Update: As with so many mysteries, the cause turned out to be extremely stupid. I had the file saved in a different theme's directory. Thanks to @a4jp.com I'm building a theme using underscores. I've ...
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Is it okay to use page template as contact page? [on hold]

I am converting my html website into wordpress. Is it okay to use page template as contact page? For example you have contact-us.html <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> ...
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How to create a shortcode for custom page template

I have a custom page template and I want it to display on specific pages. The only way I know to do this is to create a shortcode for this custom page template, so that I can use the custom page ...
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What is singular.php?

From 4.3 we have a new template, singular.php. I tried to understand what is it, but I didn't get it. :) The page.php for pages. The single.php for every post types. If we have single-[post-type].php ...
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Define page template in wp_insert_post

How can I set which page template this page, created using wp_insert_post, uses? I want it to use template-blog.php This is my current function; add_action( 'admin_init', 'mytheme_admin_init' ); ...
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What template is used for viewing Media Library Files?

I would like to create a special page template in my theme for viewing the media library files. Currently, when I click a Media Library image file I get a page template from the parent theme. Does ...
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Fetching $_POST from Page Template into functions.php

I'm having an issue with the order WordPress is loading page templates and functions.php. I have front-page.php which has $_POST['sort-by'] allowing users to sort posts using a drop-down menu. It's ...
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Passing parameters to a custom page template using clean urls

I am now passing parameters to a custom template in the following format www.example.com/?pageid=12&rid=24&title=this-is-the-title I have created two tables . So I need to fetch data and ...
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Wordpress custom post type and page

I do using custom post type by lists, "Post_type = color" eg./color My color-archive.php contain just search form. I delete all while loops! I want to expose posts within page templates. ...
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require happens out of order

I have a page template that is including another file via require_once. I want this included file to have access to the $post object but it can't find it. So I ran something like this to see what's ...
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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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Pagination doesn't change page at penultimate page

My paginations seems recognize just the first page. In simple terms, it doesn't go over when I click next in a page different from the first. This is my code: <?php /** * Template Name: ...
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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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How to pass a numeric id to a page template?

I am using a Wordpress installation with Wordpress Social Login as a "canvas" for an HTML5-based board game. In the file /wp-content/themes/twentythirteen-child/front-page.php I get the numeric ID of ...
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How do I display child post types in the parent post type template

I have a custom post type called airports which uses a template called single-airports.php. I have created a new airport called Gatwick and created a child of this called called Gatwick North ...
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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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WordPress shortcode display as plain text

I have a custom templates and I used custom shortcodes to displayed it in the page. But the shortcode is not working, its displayed as plain text only. I already deactivate and reactive the plugin but ...
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Hard Coding Components on a Client Specific Websites

This is something I have been meaning to ask for a while to get some feedback. If you are creating theme template files for a client and you know what needs to go where e.g. buttons, logo, component ...
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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 add “Template” option in page attributes panel?

I am new in WordPress. In my theme, I do not have "Template" option in 'Page Attributes panel'. I want to add this option. I tried to solve this problem from the following post. But It did not work ...
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WordPress keeps fetching the archive page instead of the template page

I have a template set up and I've created a page in WordPress and have chosen the corresponding template in the drop down. I have created templates for several pages of this site and they've all ...
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Loop and add Specific Categories and Products Images

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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loop authors with permalinks to posts for custom post type

I have created a custom post type called "adoptions", I have created an adoption-page.php and a single-adoptions.php. In the adoptions-page.php I have loop which displays all the current post from ...
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Full width layout for custom post type pages

I'm trying to remove a widget area called 'Primary' from a certain page on a site. This is the function where I manage the sidebars: //ADD CATEGORIES IN SIDEBAR OF SINGLE POST TYPE add_action( ...
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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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Page Template as Custom Post Type Archive

My goal is to have the slug www.domain.com/resources used by a Page Template rather than an Archive Page, and have single CPT posts as children of that slug, such as www.domain.com/resources/post. ...
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Create a custom theme-specific page, invisible in the admin-panel?

I've learned that when I want a custom page, I need to create a page template, create my page and assign the template to it. Also I've read about fake/virtual pages, where the page is generated on the ...
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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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What is the best way to manage pages content?

My current template has the "onepage" style, but for SEO questions I've decided to change all theme by using pages separately in order to optimize each page and enjoy the best of Yoast plugin. In my ...
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Using a page-template to restrict access based on IP (Frontend)

I've found this advice for restricting the access to a whole WP site via adding a function to the init hook that holds a whitelist of IP adresses. I tried to rewrite that to the condition that only ...
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WPML in custom page templates

I have a Wordpress site translated from dansk to english using WPML. In it, I have a page which uses a custom page template to display the titles of all the posts. Sadly, it's displaying all posts ...
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Is there a default template file for child pages / subpages?

This seems like a very simple question. I'm looking for something like sub-page.php or page-child.php where I can do some different things on the child pages of my theme. They are different enough ...
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Displaying Custom Taxonomies that match other posts taxonomy

Here is my setup....I have a custom post type that has 2 custom taxonomies (About Me & Likes). In my page templates I want to show related posts that have tags in the "About Me" section that match ...
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Custom Event's Plugin pages

I'm trying my hand at creating an events plugin from scratch for a client with fairly specific needs. I've gotten so far as setting up the CPT, creating and saving the metaboxes that I need with some ...
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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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Does get_template_part() content gets parsed if it's not executed?

My page templates are currently built up as shown in first example but I really don't like that half of the template is just sitting there, not being used and takes the server resources for no good ...
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Cannot link my WP Post to PDF Enhanced plugin button to generate a new PDF document of the current page

I am trying to get my "WP Post to PDF Enhanced" plugin to generate a new PDF document reflective of the current page I'm in. The issue is that when I'm using the pluging it keeps downloading the ...
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Need help in creating splash intro page using custom page template

I'm trying to create splash/intro page using custom page template in wordpress theme. I tried following the tutplus.com guide and it works perfectly. But I wanted somewhat modern web design and put a ...
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Plugin create pages and use templates

I have a plugin that is creating a few pages and I want to use the custom templates I made for those specific pages. The pages a creating fine and even one of the templates is working but the other ...