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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Display posts on page template where category matches the page's custom field

I'm attempting to create a page template that displays posts that have a category that matches that page's custom field values. In the page template I have a custom field named "Page Category". If ...
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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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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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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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Child page in custom post throws 404 page not found

Currently I am trying to add a page as a child in my custom post section. The parent pages in my custom posts works correctly, I've set a template file for them as singe-custom_post_name.php. All ...
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Adding the_content() in custom template email

Let my explain the scenario first: I have a very custom page template. That is use in combination with a CPT and a few Custom fields. The CPT is called "werklijsten" (it's in dutch so bare with me) ...
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Show Custom Post Type meta boxes only on Page Edit

I've went through the laborious process of creating the CPT. I see it on the sidebar of my WP install, I can add new, save data, and on frontend I can output the data. Is it possible with WP to move ...
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How to load all pages into one page with their templates

I am learning how to work with Wordpress, and im trying to build my own website in it. Since my website is a onepages, i would like to be able to load all my pages ( they then count as sections ) to ...
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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 change link of some wordpress pages

I've made templates for the pages of my wordpress site such as: singup,signin,suggestions. Default wordpress pages link is as follows: doamin.com/signup/ or doamin.com/signin/ or ...
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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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WP-CLI not setting page template with page_template=“template-name.php”

I'm having trouble setting the page template with wp-cli. According to this post, How do I set and list page_template with wpcli, it looks like: wp post create --post_type=page ...
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Pagination in page template

I use this code for category and archive pages, but when I paste wpbeginner_numeric_posts_nav(); in the page template, why don't I see a list of numbered pages (I have 20 posts)? function ...
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Help with CPT template pagination

i created a themes CPT using the following code function pp_themes_post_type() { $args = array( 'public' => true, 'label' => 'ProfilePress Themes', ...
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Creating a Page Template to display all items from a Custom Post Type

To begin with I should note that I'm fairly new to both php and editing in the WordPress-files, BUT I have actually managed to succesfully create a page template that puts out a list of all items in a ...
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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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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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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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Including Custom Post Type posts in a page template contextually (or should I widget?)

Please see the attached mockup… Each element in the sidebar (e.g., Communications) will probably have to be a Page. I'm aiming for maximum flexibility. I am using Epik (a Genesis child theme). I ...
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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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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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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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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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Problem with multiple shortcode in page template

We have a page (wmnf-events.php) with no content that uses a template file (page-wmnf-events.php). The template has 4 different div containers where each container has the same shortcode but for a ...
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How to get taxonomy term of the current page and populate queries in the template

I've been stumbling around trying to figure out how to get a specific taxonomy term of the current page so that I can subsequently populate queries on the page for other post types that share the same ...
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Find the page template of the previous page

I am am working on a listing type theme and have a search results page that take people to a more details page. I also have links throughout the site that will also take visitors straight to the more ...
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Every page on the website has a same theme

I have tried to apply home page theme to all the pages in the top navigation, what the problem is that, i want to know whether if i change a post in one page, will it affect others too ?
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Implement content-nosidebar.php / content-leftsidebar.php

I've been trying to create Page Layout's so that the person using the theme to position the sidebar either on the left, right or have the page as a full width one. I've looked at another theme and ...
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Post gallery as carousel

So I have this idea in mind: I would like to create custom page template, and whenever in post gallery is between tags, for example: Lorem ipsum somethinginkgsd.... [carousel] Gallery here ...
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Creating a new page template

Problem I have a template and I want to add new page to my theme for example about. I rename file to template-about.php. Also added comments into template: <? /*Template Name: About Us*/?> ...
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Having different sidebar content for MANY pages?

I am continuing on from a topic I already posted but with a different angle. Please bare with me as I try to provide as much information as possible. I am looking to add a simple text area called ...
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Filter widget outputs

I've been trying to find a good solution for my problem, but I can't seem to find anything on this topic at all. I've got a custom sidebar, created by using register_sidebar and I've used wordpress's ...
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Calling custom plugin class methods from a template

Is it possible to call instance methods of a class from a template file that is loaded by that class? If I try to invoke $this from the template, I get Fatal error: Using $this when not in object ...
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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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how to get the title, description, pictures on the page?

I created a template, but it does not output anything <?php /* Template Name: Gallery */ get_header(); ?> <section> <div class="row"> <div class="container"> ...
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Ordering Posts List By Taxonomy Terms?

I am wondering how to write code to order a list of posts by their terms from custom taxonomies? Here is what I have so far: I have a page that lists all the posts in a Custom Post Type, on one ...
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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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Template Redirect to /2015 to use page template

We work with non-profits and come across this issue a lot. We need to use a page template for the url structure domain.com/2015 where we'll be adding an "end of year" report. We're not using the ...
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Why does my content disapear when I make a page to match an archive name?

I made a custom post type called 'education'. I have added several pages to it. When it was first created I could go to http://example.com/education/ and see the posts, but I wanted to edit the ...
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The best way to create pages like an 'about', 'contact' and etc [closed]

I develop my own theme and I need to create nice looking sites like a contact page or about me page. But I don't have any idea what wordpress template file I can use. Will I have to use page-template ...
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Adding wrapper elements in the_date() like in the_title()?

So this works: the_title( '<h1 class="entry-title">', '</h1>' ); But this does not: the_date( '<h4 class="entry-date">', '</h4>' ); I don't know enough if this is ...
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Get Posts Based on Tag Matching Page Title

I have the following written to retrieve a list of posts that match the title of the page, by their tag. The problem is it does not play nicely with tags that have multiple words (and perhaps special ...
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Add additional templates to the templates drop down on add page menu [duplicate]

I'd like to add a custom page template to the drop down menu shown in the picture. Had a good google at this but couldn't find anything, was too hard to form a concise query. Thanks for reading
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Front End Sorting Questions

Please bare with me as I am self taught and trying to learn as much as possible. I am going to try and provide as much information as possible that I have learned from researching this problem. My ...
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Alphabetizing Posts in a Category Page?

I have written up a page template that will list posts in the same category as the name of the page. I am wondering how to alter it to get it to return the posts in alphabetical order? I have been ...
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How do you assign custom template for Posts page (under Front page displays setting)

How do you assign custom template for Posts page (under Front page displays setting)? Settings > Reading in backend. I notice once I set Posts page to specific page, the Template dropdown on edit ...
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Loading a template for a URL pattern

I am creating gallery pages for events and csr-events custom post type. Now it has three types of pages: www.example.com/gallery www.example.com/gallery/events www.example.com/gallery/csr-events ...
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Get parameters and custom page template

My WP website have calendar page with custom page template. If i open mysite.com/cal i see calendar of current month, if i open mysite.com/cal/?month=01&year=2015 i see calendar for january. It ...
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How to add custom template in plugin?

I want to add a custom template for a custom post ('post_type' => 'matches'). I am writing a plugin.I keep my template in the templates/fp-fixture-template.php file. Here is the function: ...
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Different “Text Widgets” in Sidebar on Many Different Pages?

Hi there I have a few questions on adding different sidebar texts to sidebars per page. On one part of my site, I have pages dedicated to individual animals. I have figured out how to change the ...