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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Showing content from one page on another

There are many posts that seem to strike around this area, but I'm more and more confused by each one I read. I have a page that shows the "Terms of Service" (id = 1086). I would like to display the ...
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Custom page template with custom fields

I need to create a page template that has an image and text with a common style. The image url must be set using a custom field (or something like it) and left aligned to the page title and content. ...
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Page template without header & footer

I have created a page that doesn't use the header and footer. I have closed all the tags, but the page is breaking, nothing appears. My code is like this, <?php /* Template Name: [Blank] /* ...
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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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Utilizing the template hierarchy while storing page templates in a subdirectory

I'd like to store the page templates for my theme in their own directory, /pages/ for example. I'd also like to utilize the page-{slug}.php functionality of the Template Hierarchy, and not have to ...
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How to run function depending on what template is selected in page UI dashboard?

I'm trying to run a function only if a particular template is selected in the page UI dashboard. So basically when someone goes to create a page within wordpress. They can select a template from the ...
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When is get_template_part() preferable to simply using the template.php files?

In this post on wordpress.stackexchange.com I asked whether using get_template_part(), as demonstrated in the TwentyTen theme, is a recommended best practice. The general consensus I got was that it ...
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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 on page template not working (Genesis framework)

I'm trying to use wp_query as part of a page template. The page is tagged with a taxonomy term and I'm trying to grab a list of posts that are also tagged with this taxonomy term. I'm able to grab ...
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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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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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Adding PHP/HTML code inside page from custom template

I'm helping my son with his financial site with some custom programming. The first project for him is a custom spreadsheet using jQuery, flot, php, etc. I created a child theme, created a template, ...
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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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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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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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Adding items to page template dropdown on Page Edit Screen

I am developing a WP theme with MVC approach. It only have index.php, functions.php and styles.css on the parent directory. So, I do not want to place page templates on it rather then I want to ...
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Custom taxonomy page template name is use for it?

I want to know that how can i specify the page template name for my custom taxonomy and where it should be place in page-template directory or at theme root directory? eg. i have custom Taxonomy ...
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Display images in template file

I have one template file for the main page, after creating home page I have added text to check if it reflect changes on my home page or not and it was successfully displaying text. But when I try to ...
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How to set page to be a parent of a custom post?

This question is regarding the navigation menu (wp_nav_menu). The nav menu has two classes that depicts the current page: .current_page_parent, .current_page_item. This works great for both Blog 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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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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Link a page type with custom WP_query variable

Basicly i want the URL : http://localhost/brands/[brand-name] to be addressed to a page template single-brandname where "[brand-name]" is a custom variable introduced in permalink. The Main Brands ...
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Create a custom page template inside my wordpress plugin

I'm developing a Wordpress plugin and I want to create a file to where I want to redirect the user to show some information. I know that a perfect solution for this is using Wordpress custom pages. ...
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Losing Page Description on paginated static front page

I have a static front page with an image slider in the masthead and then products below. When the page loads with a url that is paginated 'www.mydomain.com/page2/' for some reason the markup for the ...
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Pagination for custom loop on custom page template is not displaying anything

I have created a page where user can see his favourite post which has been bookmarked by him get_user_favorites($user_id); This function is responsible for returning me all the favourite posts ...
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How to add a .php file to WordPress

I have a php file in my server (say www.example.com/up/up.php). If i access that file through the url, my site says no page found. but i want to call that php file using url parameter. I want to call ...
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Creating a Custom Title on a Custom Page Template

Most of our news site is made of WordPress Pages and Posts. Then we have several custom pages that format information from a non-WordPress database. exs. Calendar of Events, Local Nightlife Venues. ...
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Add a non-dynamic phrase/character after a page title?

I have a client that has an idea to add a coma after the main page title. Sure, this sounds simple to do-but it makes the navigation see 'WELCOME,' as well. Basically I am adding a phrase in the same ...
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How to achieve an elegant way when using ajax to get data for a table in WordPress?

I'm working on the update for a website which wasn't originally developed by me. The task is to have a table on a main page and, if you move a slider with value on it (100, 200, ... 1000), the table ...
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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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WordPress Template Files added to directory after migration to Debian Server do not load, White Screen of Death

Okay here's the backstory: I run and develop a WordPress-based site. I work mostly in my editor and do not use the core WordPress backend anymore than I have to, I typically just work in template ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...