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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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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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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save_post action not firing due to old page_template meta data

I have some functionality hooked to the save_post action that wasn't working for a user on a particular WordPress Page. After some digging I found that wp_insert_post() was returning before getting ...
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How to Arrange Page Contents in the Middle Height [closed]

Using Avada theme, there is a page template with the name of Blank Page. One of the features this page template provides is automatically arranging page contents in the middle height of the page ...
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Page Template for Every Custom Post Type [closed]

I'm just new in wordpress, I just wanted to ask if it's a bad practice if I'll create page template for every custom post types? I mean if I have CPT [custom post type] with different content, like my ...
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Ways to have multiple front-page.php templates that can be swapped out?

I essentially want to create several different front-page.php templates with different loops and layouts and then present an option in the admin panel to select one template on one day and a different ...
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How do I Make a custom post type get a custom post template in a plugin

I am writing a plugin in which I am adding a custom post type(called 'events') using register_post_type. Additionally I want it to use single-event.php instead of the regular single.php. The current ...
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How to add a user dashboard page?

I'm developing a Wordpress theme for the first time and I don't know how to create a custom user dashboard page, such that when a user logs in via a custom login form, he/she is not directed to ...
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Where can I access my custom page template?

I understand that to create a new page template, all I have to do is create my custom template (in this case, page-custom.php) file, and save it in wp-content/themes/mytheme/. However, where can I ...
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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 templates in subdirectories and auto generator

This might be a shoot in the dark but here goes... I know that starting with wp 3.4 i can put page template aka page-template.php in sub folders. (ref: Page templates in subdirectories) which is ...
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Call a function on every wordpress pages only

I have written a security function.I want to call this function in all pages which are created by wordpress back end only (Does not want want to called by all php files).Is there any hook ...
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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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How to structure WordPress plugin to display data from API

I am creating a plugin that connects to a remote API that has car listings and displays the data that's returned in that call. The plugin essentially does not need to interact with the WordPress ...
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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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Is this the best way to complete disable category archive pages?

I wanted to disable category archive pages because content in my blog will be presented via a number of pages for which I have custom templates like this: add_action('page_template', ...
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Function to load correct CSS for Template not working

I have three templates I want to be able to use (Index Page, Main Template, and Default). I was able to add a "if/else" statement into a function to get the correct CSS file to load depending on which ...
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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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Page Template Won't Load Correct CSS File

I can't get the correct css file to load for my page template. The page is correctly loading the template but still using the default css file. This is the code I'm using to load the page template's ...
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Use is_category(), is_tag(), … in functions.php

I want to check in functions.php if actual page is a category page, tag page, ... but the functions to check it (is_category(), is_tag(), ...) doesn't seem to work, as this condition: ...
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Dynamically Load Styles and Scripts from Theme Functions.php

I am attempting to dynamically load stylesheets and scripts based on the template name. So if I have a template named page-signup.php then it will load the corresponding stylesheet page-signup.css 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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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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use another theme for just one page

I am a wordpress newbie. Been looking the whole day for a solution. http://codex.wordpress.org/Theme_Development and http://codex.wordpress.org/Template_Hierarchy#Visual_Overview did not give me what ...
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Wordpress Page doesn't load the template selected

I've created a new page called Work and I've added it on the navigation bar; after that I've created a file called work.php in which I want to style the page mentioned above. The problem is that the ...
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Trouble with conditional tags

I've got some code I want to run on every page other than the blog page and the archive page. If I use <?php if ( !is_home() ) { ?> The code correctly doesn't show on the blog page. If I ...
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category results within page template

to paint a clear picture of what i am trying to achieve, i will describe my current wordpress theme setup: in my theme, i am making use of the following content types: posts, pages and custom content ...
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Cleaner way to define multiple variables for is_page_template()

I need to so some stuff only when specific templates (homepages) are used, I couldn't think of any better solution than this since is_page_template() do not handle arrays: $home_1 = ...
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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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How custom Wordpress Page Builders work?

I wonder how custom page builders work. I want to create page builder in my theme's control panel. Currently i created simple system which creates Page Templates with generated HTML for each layout ...
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Loading custom page template on a one page website

For a one page website, I have modified the homepage to index all pages instead of posts. For some of the pages I want to create a custom template (like page-slug.php). But, these template only get ...
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Make a page (url) not cacheable [closed]

How to setup a wordpress-page in wordpress as non-cacheable in wordpress? I have made up a form manually for a page(wordpress) and I want to make that page not cacheable by browsers. How can it be ...
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Why in the static pages of my theme are showing these information?

I am working on a WordPress theme and I have some problem with the pages\posts layout. For example if you go here: http://lnx.asper-eritrea.com/lassociazione/ This is a static page that show some ...
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Passing query variables to a custom page template

On my website I have a custom post type called 'theme'. I wanted the homepage to display an archive of themes. For this the only approach that I could think of was to create a page template with a ...
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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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WordPress fetches the archive page instead of my custom template

I'm using WooCommerce and it created a page called "Shop" which I've attributed to my custom template "Store" through the "page attributes" module in the dashboard. <?php /* Template Name: Store ...
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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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Set page template automatically based on parent

As the title implies, I'm trying to set each new page under X parent to a specific page template. Either through a function/plugin/code eg: if I make a 'swiss cheese' page, that is a children of the ...
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Include Entire Custom Page Template On Another Page

I am trying to create a "one page slider" where I am creating a custom page template to display multiple pages that I specify. (yes I know there are themes for this- I want to customize it myself) I ...
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How to use different jquery function of idangero swiper dependant on page template?

I have struggled with adding the idangero swiper jquery plugin to my site, but have managed to produce the code below. This works very well but only on the one custom page template defined in the ...
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Conditional tag to check if 'page.php' is being used?

I'm trying to check whether the page.php template is being used or not. I've tried is_page_template( 'page.php' ) but it doesn't work. I also can't use is_page() because I only want to do something ...
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How to Set a Custom Template for Blog Posts

I am trying to set a custom template for my blog posts page using the Template box on the Page Attributes section of the page. However, the template does not get used on the site. Is there a certain ...
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$post->ID not working but the get_the_id() is [duplicate]

I created a custom post type from a Plugin. Then in a function like show_data() I queried the post type along with its post meta data (Custom Fields). Then in Page Template I used the function to show ...
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Template for Custom Post Types nested under normal pages (dtbaker 'wiki' pages)

I got stuck trying to display the custom type using dtbakers code (https://gist.github.com/dtbaker/5311512). I guess Im using the wrong single-custom.php This is the hypothetical url: ...
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Specify parent page template

I don't want to define a template from admin because I have lot of page and so if I change it I might forget my selected template. So I want make that template in page. Here is my page structure ...
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WP Template Hierarchy - Need help choosing the correct templates

Please see this image to get a better understanding of what I would like to achieve. Please pay attention to point #3 and #4 (notice the permalink structure). The "Homepage" is static ...
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Change page template programmatically inside foreach

i have been trying to attach multiple pages, eash to its page-template using a foreach loop... Manually meaning writing each page code works but inside the foreach loop it wont work. I have several ...
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Display custom meta box in my template file

Need help displaying my custom meta boxes on a template file. Following a tutorial Here's the code from my functions.php: function get_custom_field( $value ) { global $post; $custom_field = ...
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How do I enforce a 404 status for an EXISTING page?

I was able to replace the main query for 404 pages with pre_get_posts but as soon as I point to an existing page, the error changes to 301. What function should I hook to to change the status to 404 ...
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Include php on a specific page template

I'm using a 'specialized' page template called 'page-courses.php', following the codex: http://codex.wordpress.org/Page_Templates#Specialized_Page_Template In my child theme's functions.php I want to ...