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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Custom fields attached to a page template only show on edit screen when page is saved

When I create a custom field and associate it to a custom page template, it doesn't show in the post editor screen until I click save (draft / publish). Ideally, the custom field should show when I ...
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How to *remove* a parent theme page template from a child theme?

I'm using the TwentyTen theme to create a child theme, but I can't seem to get rid of the 'One column, no sidebar' page template that is in the TwentyTen parent theme. I thought just copying it over ...
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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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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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Should I use a WordPress page as a homepage?

I've made a few themes from _underscores up. Each time I make a theme I try and test different options for populating the sites home page. Various things I've done include; Create a theme options ...
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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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Custom Post Taxonomy template missing

In my custom post taxonomy, i created more shop categories and added to menu under "shopping". when i click the sub menu [Shop Category], it's going to 404. and the url like Which template file is ...
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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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Password protected posts redirects

I have a page associated with a custom template that list all password protected posts. Let's name it MyPage. What I'm trying to achieve is when a user views MyPage to show only once the ...
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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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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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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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index.php template is used instead of blog page

I am trying to set WordPress so that home page is static, and the blog page is a separate page. So, I created two page templates in my theme., lets call them home_template and blog_template. Then, I ...
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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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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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Create a author subpage

I want to create a author subpage, that looks like this www.example.com/author/user/subpage I read the Wordpess codex about how to create subpages. You can link a page with another page in the page ...
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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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Custom page template not working

I followed this tutorial for the page specific template -- http://codex.wordpress.org/Pages#Creating_Your_Own_Page_Templates Created a page through wordpress admin panel - Blog Page URL like -- ...
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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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How to edit contents of dynamic_sidebar()?

I know PHP well but I'm new to Wordpress. I got an incomplete Wordpress website. It has a static home page with an Aweber newsletter form. I tried digging into installed theme and in home.php I came ...
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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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Search template content

I have used templates for each page created from wp backend for my site. Like, e.g, Template named 'about' for 'About Us' page. On the template I retrieve posts of specific category using WP Query. I ...
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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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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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Create custom page from custom rewrite

I want to know how to create a custom page with a custom URL route, but I only found how to define a custom URL and custom route (rewrite URL) to any post-type. The problem is that I don't want a ...
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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 ...
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Dynamically assign same page template to child page as parent

How to assign parent page template to its child pages dynamically?
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Page attributes missing

(I searched if anyone has same problem but found nothing. So if this is a duplicate question please let me know) My plan was to create a custome-page-template. So I found some tutorials and recognize ...
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Widget on home page displays wrong time compared to same widget on inside pages

I am trying to use the timely events calendar and I have the upcoming events widget on my home page widget area. The time that displays is not the time I have selected. When I put the same widget to a ...
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Custom Forget Password page

I am trying to create a custom Reset password page. I got this code from a tutorial: <?php /* Template Name: Reset Page */ get_header() ?> <div class="wrapper"> <?php ...
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Custom taxonomy page uses index.php

Read a couple of tutorials (here's one) but I don't understand why I can't make it work. I'm trying to create a page for custom taxonomy terms. Like mysite.com/tag/term or mysite.com/category/term but ...
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Custom Same Page Search

I've added a custom form to one of my page templates. It submits to itself $_SERVER['REQUEST_URI'] in hopes I can grab the $_GET values and modify my query using pre_get_posts, but instead it goes to ...
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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 ...