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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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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Limit number of pages that use a specific template?

I have a custom page template, so a .php file in my themes folder with this at the beginning /* * Template Name: MyTemplate */ Now I can, in the WP backend, create new pages and select this ...
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Page Builder - add module

I bought a theme as it comes with a builder in it, and which have modules for that theme but now I want to build the site with a different page builder but use the modules from the theme can this be ...
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Add a title to ACF form from frontend

I'm using ACF to make custom posts from the frontend. I created a page in my theme, with the code: // generate post title on submit function auto_title_insert( $value ) { $value = ...
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front end avatar with plugin Basic User Avatars for custom template

I try make front end upload with my custom template profile in front end. But it don't work. Somebody pls help. i follow code from this topic to make a custom template How to edit a user profile on ...
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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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Register Page Template from Plugin

I'm trying to figure out how to properly register a page template (and all of the associated assets, like CSS and Images) from a plugin. Basically, I've created a landing page that I want to live ...
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Using a custom template to fill a page

I have a custom post type, which I would like to display on a standard page (because of my single page layout). I tried this using a custom template, but the page renders completely empty. What am I ...
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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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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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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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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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Ampersand in Title Causes issues in Breadcrumbs & Sidebar

I'm having a problem with ampersands in Wordpress Page Titles. I have a sidebar that displays the Page Parent Title & a list of children underneath. If the the Page Parent Title has an Ampersand ...
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Page uses index.php instead of custom template while changing permalink [on hold]

I'm asking this question with the hope. Here is the problem: I made a custom page template with comments in it [/Template Name: custom page template/] and assign this template to a page. This page ...
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Get pagination working for custom loops within page templates

I've got a custom loop for which I'd like pagination. The codex and examples I've found online indicate that I should get pagination as long as I pass the 'paged' query variable into the loop as the ...
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wp_login_form redirect problem

I have added a login form to a page template using wp_login_form(). This page template is used for a welcome/login page for an online seminar. When the user logs in I want them to be redirected to the ...
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Can not hook into custom post type template with: is_page() conditional?

I am using a custom post type: FAQ, to create an ongoing page of FAQ items. I have created a custom template: faq-template.php, to display the items. I need to hook other elements into the bottom ...
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How can I modify a custom post type and custom page template for a child theme if all content seams to be handled by theme's 'native' plugin?

I need the child theme to use a 'modified' version of its parent custom post type and correspondent page template. Basically I would like to add 5 new metaboxes, change 2 existing labels, and include ...
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custom fields not showing before get_header

I am trying to use this code in my WordPress site <?php if(get_post_format() == 'video'){ function insert_game(){ get_template_part( 'content', 'video-top' ); ...
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Header appears twice

I've simple custom page template like this: get_header(); include('pages/index.php'); get_footer(); index.php looks like this. if(!(isset($_POST['full_name']) && $_POST['full_name'] != ...
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Show different page for first time user

As per my requirement I need to show a page say firstpage.php for user who visit my site for first time else should show home page say homepage.php I created both this pages as page-templates For ...
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Permalink for specific page name

I create a new page with post name is 'my-page'. I also have 2 custom query strings. So, the URL will be like: http://domain.com/my-page/?qst1=aaa&qst2=bbb I want the URL like: ...
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How to add class and span to

First of all this is my first wordpress theme where im making So i want to add class to <a> and <span> in navbar and want to looks like this <a class="menu_top" ...
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Programmatically set page template based on page ID

How would I set the page template based on the ID? I have Redux Framework installed in my site and one of the options is to set a registration page. On this page, I want to use a specific template, ...
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Custom Homepage As Single Page or Custom Post Type?

Conceptual question for the WP community: I need to implement a custom homepage for a new site. It has some custom stuff going on but nothing too crazy: 4 big images, a carousel, some calls to action ...
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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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page content not showing

When I try to enter some text or html contents in my pages, it won't display at all. Though, it appears if I widgetize it. index.php <?php get_header(); ?> <?php if( have_posts() ): ...
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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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WP_Query doesn't get sticky post at the top, when used in a page template

I'm creating a theme in which I've created a page template called page_default-blog.php to be used for creating a blog page. In this file I have the following code: $paged = (get_query_var('page')) ? ...
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What happens to bespoke page template references on theme change?

Apologies if this has been asked before, I have searched for an answer but perhaps aren't quite using the correct terminology. I have inherited a WordPress site that uses a custom theme. Within the ...
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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 do I set and list page_template with wpcli?

I have a page that has a new template, and I want to set that new template with wp-cli. When I wp post get <id> I get an output like the following: ...
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Page Template CSS file not loading

I have created a php file and in that file include 'practice.html'; I am including a html file. In the HTML file I have a few CSS files linked. But When I upload the page template (php file) I only ...
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Page template for a site from network

Is there a way to dispay in the Wordpress admin distinct templates based on which blog you are ? Let's say that for the blog travel I have the page template page-travel.php. How can I hide it on all ...
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Hook for when a page template is changed

I know that you can remove the editor section of the page editor page ( :/) depending on the template chosen using add_action( 'load-page.php', 'hide_editor_function' ); (with proper functionality of ...
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page template removed when update content from plugin

The page template is removed when i try to update the page content. here how i do it in the plugin. $page = get_post(3476); $page->post_title = $options['text']['job_title_prefix'] . ...
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Add input field to edit page depend on selected page template

I want to add some input fields to "edit" page depends on template. Step 1: add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', 'cd_meta_box_add' ); function cd_meta_box_add() { add_meta_box( 'my-meta-box-id', 'My First ...
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Home page template changing on modification from random pages

I'm currently having a major problem using wordpress 3.8.1. Whenever I'm modifying a page, the template on the home page changes to whatever the template of the page I'm modifying is. Home page as its ...
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Capturing /page-name/[0-99999] in both template and number

Apologies if this has been answered already - I have singularly failed to word my question in a way that Google can help. I'm trying to create a page that acts as a base URL for a range of items with ...
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get_page_template returning nothing

I run this code in front-page.php as well in category-foo.php <?php echo is_page_template( 'front-page.php' ) ? "yes" : "no" ?> and get both times "no" printed i tried as well <?php ...
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how could I load a different template part by page

I would like to use get_template_part(); to load a different template parts on different pages. so on the home page it loads get_template_part( 'content', 'home' ); and on the blog page it would load ...
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Have custom post template work across multiple themes

I made a custom post type plugin to enter times for a radio show. I entered some css into the single page template and it is coming out very differently for different themes and sometimes outright ...
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When to use content-pagename.php?

I have seen themes using content-pagename.php in many themes. This file is usally used by get_template_part function. Also, pages are named as page-slug.php or page-id.php. However, I am not clear ...
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Page Template For Custom Post Type doesn't work on URL containing CPT name, other URL's work

Here's a mystery for you. I created a Custom Post Type called "portfolio". Then I wanted a page template to show just those CPT's. It's a custom loop with paging, and it works perfectly if I don't ...
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!is_page_template not working with && operator

On single custom post types using the single-course.php template I want a different breadcrumb option to happen, but it's not obeying the && operator in the if statement: <?php if ( ...
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Custom templates stopped working

I'm experiencing the weirdest bug: I had a website working just fine, then it was assigned to me the task to create a new template. I created the template, everything working and tested ok, until I ...
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Create custom post type just like a page post_type

Here's what I'm trying to achieve: A custom post type with the attributes/properties of a page post_type I'm aware of the supports array which allows page attributes to be used, but this isn't what ...
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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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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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Show author on every sub-page

Is it possible to display the author on all pages (not blog-entries) who created it? Every plugin I find is for blog-posts.