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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Loop and Page template : my WP_query don't take args

I have a problem with a loop that I try to put into a custom Page template. I would like to display posts with conditions, but whatever I put in my WP_query parameters, it is not taking in ...
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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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Home Page Template - Specific Category

I cannot find a specific solution to my situation. I'm sure this is an easy one though. I have my homepage set to display posts. How can I narrow the posts to a single category? I've looked elsewhere ...
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Page Templates Drop Down Select for Custom Post Types

I have a custom post type called location. I would like to be able to use 2 different templates for this custom post type and select it via the page attributes box. I have a template set up and can ...
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Hide Front-End Admin Bar Including 32 px Spacing

I have a custom template and I inserted the following snippet to get rid of the admin bar for the page: function hide_admin_bar(){ return false; } add_filter( 'show_admin_bar', 'hide_admin_bar' ); ...
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Create Template for Custom Post Type same like for Page

I'm making my first custom theme using custom post types and I've encountered one problem. I'd like to make some templates like you can make for Pages (i.e. page-fullwidth.php page-noslider.php etc.) ...
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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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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 Page All Content In Template Good Or Bad Convention?

I just started building wordpress templates after coming from .NET so I am a bit new to it all. While building a template I have several pages that I want to be filled with static content and not ...
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Page template compatibility with different themes

I'm back to WordPress development after a long time away from it, and I'm currently writing a plugin for a client that I might find some use to some others. One part of the plugin includes a page ...
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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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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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Page template across themes

Is it possible to make a page template available to multiple or all themes without having to save the page template in every single theme folder? Maybe something like: themes/globalform.php instead ...
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WordPress calls archive page instead of Custom Page Template

I have created a custom post type called "Projects". My permalinks settings is postname and I'd like to keep it that way. I created a page template named projects.php (Template Name: Projects) and ...
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Custom metabox for custom page template

I have created custom page template. Now I have to make it configurable, however since I am using more than one template in my theme I would like to make sure that configuration will be available only ...
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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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Add a Template to a custom post type

I'm recoding my website with custom post types to be better organized, have a better search experience and being able to hide some pages from other contributors, but I have a little problem. I've set ...
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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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Add Content to Page without shortcodes

The site I'm working on has a couple of pages that needs to be filled with different content elements like text image combinations, sliders, lists of content, etc. The client would need to re-order ...
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Custom page template for multiple pages

A site I'm currently working on has a page structure like this About Us | |_People | | | _ Person 1 | _ Person 2 | _ Person 3 |... etc ... Every 'Person' page is a separate page, but they all ...
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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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Sending Messages Back to the Template After Processing?

Is there an "offical" way to send a message back to the template after processing a form using add_action('admin_post') or similar for client-side feedback ? I was thinking of using the $_SESSION but ...
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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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Add custom template page programmatically

I'm trying to add template page from a plugin,and my template page is in this plugin folder.Is this posible?Here is my code: global $user_ID; $new_post = array( 'post_title' => 'Test ...
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Show index and not the archive for “Dog Custom Post” with default slug

When creating a Custom Post, in my case with the name dogs and slug dogs, at the url www.example.com/dogs Wordpress shows by default the archive page if has_archive is set to true I don't want to ...
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How can I add an option to the Page Template list from a Plugin?

I've been looking around for the past couple hours for a way to create a custom page template from within a plugin but haven't had any luck yet. What I am specifically trying to do is add an option ...
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Adding custom theme template to custom post type [duplicate]

I've created a new custom post type called MemberPost and want it to follow a slightly different template to my main index (which is where main news is kept). I've created a custom post type and ...
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Custom Page Load by wp_query

Is there a way I can use wp_query to retrieve custom pages and posts, and display them on the front page of my WordPress site? I'd like to do that for every custom page I have, to end up with a one-...
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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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Delete post: 2 wp_redirect if pages are different

My website allows users to publish and manage posts from frontend. I've created a kind of account section where they have all their posts published which they can edit and delete. They can even delete ...
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Create “File-less” Page Template in Functions.php

(By "Page Template," I mean a theme file with the "Template Name" header that can be selected in the "Template" dropdown field on the page admin.) In multiple instances, I've built page templates ...
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Where to put custom page templates in theme?

I am building a theme (parent theme) and I was advised to put custom page templates in theme root folder. I am copying theme twenty fourteen and found this theme using a separate directory called page-...
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Variable use in get_template_part

As far as I understand (from the get_template_part codex) get_template_part is just a wrapper round the PHP require function. So if I have a variable that I have create in a page template file e.g. $...
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How To Create A Paginated List Of All Categories On My Site?

I want to display an archive page with pagination that lists all the categories on my site, and each link goes to that particular category archive page. So this would be like an archive page of ...
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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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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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Categorizing Page Templates

I'm wondering if it's in any way possible to categorize page templates and display them in the dropdown by category. In other words, having page templates defined as being for parent pages that show ...
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WP_Query with multiple orderby NOT working with ASC and DESC, what's wrong?

I have a query with multiple orderby params in a custom page that I am having difficulty getting to work. The query is to return posts with either tag-AAA or tag-BBB tags. And I'd like to sort it ...
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Rewrite URL/Slug for a Page using a particular page template using Advanced Custom Fields Post Object

Edited 5/20 -- Rewrote to specify my question: I have a Custom Post Type represented as mysite.com/projects/{project-name}/. I'm trying to set up a rewrite rule for Pages that use a particular page ...
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Is there any way to get all the name or slug of template parts used in a page?

I am developing a custom plugin where I am using a single page template and changing the template parts only using ajax,I want to retrieve the template parts slugs or name (like custom-header.php, ...
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How to make autogenerated template pages searchable in Wordpress

I have a client that has hundreds of autogenerated pages that are on the same page template, being on a template and not a standard Wordpress page there is nowhere for the Wordpress search to find ...
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Migrated wordpress site to AWS, but strange problem

I have successfully migrated my wordpress site to AWS, the site loads and everything seems to be there. However, when I click on some links on the front end that load up different page-templates I get ...
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Get Meta from Custom Field of Image URL

I have a custom field that is an Image and the return value of the field is Image URL. I have custom page templates where I render these image fields. Is there a way to get the meta info for the ...
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Video Background - (php & css) - generating 404 error on page load - Wordpress Theme File Structure Help

So i spent the entire day yesterday trying to achieve a full width responsive background video inside of a custom wordpress page template. This is the bg-video code added to landing.php (my future ...
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TypeError: $ is not a function Error using parallax effect in Wordpress Template [duplicate]

I`m trying to include a parallax Effect into one of my cutsom page templates. The js function is returning the following error in the firebug console: TypeError: $ is not a function The error is on ...
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Is it possible to manipulate the list of page templates?

After answering this question I wondered if it is possible to manipulate the dropdown list of possible page templates that's available when you edit a page. WP derives this list from the template ...
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remove initial wysiwyg editor from cms page edit

So I have successfully installed and implemented the Advanced Custom Fields plugin from: https://www.advancedcustomfields.com/ I have applied a set of custom fields to a custom page template, ...
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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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Trying to list out child pages with WP_Query

I'm trying to list out all the child pages of a custom page I've made. In my custom page, I'm doing this to list out the pages: <?php get_header(); ?> <?php $subpages = new WP_Query( ...
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is_page_template & is_page in functions.php not working

I use the following script to call the maps JavaScript in the page-about.php template. But its actually not working. The scripts are executed nowhere: // Load maps scripts function maps_scripts() { ...