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 setup custom content structures

I have some custom pages I need to develop, and I want them to be easily edited by my client. The problem is that the markup is fairly complicated, I want to be able to give them the ability to edit ...
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How to use multiple archive templates for a taxonomy?

I have created a custom post type (product) with a taxonomy (brand). I need to have the basic archive pages (type A) and then custom ones (type B) to create a product comparison page which esentially ...
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same slug for custom postype and page pagintion not working

I have created post type "news" and a page "news" so my url is like http://demoserver.com/testsite/news Here i use page template for news landing and i do not use archive.php page for post listing ...
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Could be a namespace conflict (?) with login form and register form on the same page

I have created a "My Account" page template for WP 3.5.2 that displays certain custom data if a user is logged on. If not, the page displays a login form and a link that opens the register form in a ...
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next_/previous_post_link() `in_same_category` appears to fail when true

I'm using the Modernize theme's custom Portfolio type page. In the single-portfolio.php template, I call next_ and previous_post_link(), which correctly display links when in_same_category is set to ...
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Change Post Template based on post meta?

I am trying to figure out a way to use a custom template within my plugin. I would like to avoid using a custom post type if possible. I searched for a way to add my theme file to the dropdown list ...
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Automatic Shortcode Creation with Custom Fields

This is basically a php issue as I'm fairly new to it and can't figure out how to code things the way I want. I am basically trying to pull information from custom fields (grid reference) and post ...
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Adding secondary featured image for page_for_posts

@Howdy_McGee helped me sort out adding a banner image to page_for_posts, however I need to resize images showing up in the blogroll for page_for_posts so it doesn't use the featured image banner ...
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Remove action added from class

This has been asked before and I know how to do this but im having trouble removing a specific action added by the easy columns plugin. The action is added similar to below: class EasyColumns { ...
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custom post type archive slug vs. custom page template

I registered a custom post type for events and now I asked myself how to handle upcoming events and events in the past properly. By now, I'm displaying upcoming events on a custom page template I ...
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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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Custom template of page with blog posts list for multi-blog page

I need to use (on my theme) multi blog pages (Posts page). My idea is using page template for it, but I have a problem with getting all posts in template file. Regular loop the_post() from index.php ...
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Why doesn't a custom template page with pure html work?

I've tried to create a landing page on my website from an HTML template I have. Everything worked fine until I copied the contents of HTML into the custom page file I created. So, the problem is when ...
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How to add custom post type taxonomy select to template page?

i have a custom post type "location" that have custom taxonomy "continent" (Asia,America...) i also have a page template "Loacation map" that i want it to show only loacations from specific continent ...
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Custom Post Type Pagination Not Working or Single Posts Displaying?

I want to create a page to display all the 9 recent posts within that custom post type. (this is where I'm getting confused) I've called the page template page-podium.php ( my custom post type is ...
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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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Separate page template with menu

I'm having an annoying issue and am struggling due to being new to WordPress. I needed a page template which was full width, would display the site's menu, and would allow for the input from the "page ...
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What is the best way to create very custom campaign pages?

Currently I am working with company that has very specific campaigns and each one should have its own very custom presentation page. Since its very different from usual WordPress theme design ...
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Page Templates Used in Custom Post Type

The same question was asked here with no real response. They claim it's not possible but I have used plugins that accomplish this. In WordPress I am having a problem figuring out how to use the ...
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How to save custom taxonomy archive as a page template?

I am working with a custom post type (slug: estate_property) which has three custom taxonomies to organize posts (slugs: estate_type, estate_status, estate_location). I created custom taxonomy ...
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Add dynamic url with external page in Wordpress

I'm working on WordPress website, where user can publish his profile using URL. I've number of user who haven't matter with WordPress database. Now website is like: http://www.abc.com/ Now I've ...
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how to add a html page to wordpress using custom page template?

I have created a web page using twitter bootstrap and some javascript functions. Now I have a requirement to add this to WordPress site using custom page templates. But the problem is I don't have ...
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My custom template is displaying 2 Home pages

I'm developing my wordpress theme and I have a problem. I have my homepage.php and galerie.php (custom page templates), the problem is that I want the posts to go to the galerie.php page and not to ...
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Different content in different pages

I'm developing my second wordpress theme and I guess the following question is really basic but I couldn't find an answer. I have different pages with the same header and the same footer. What ...
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Custom Fields of a custom post within a category list within a page

I need to construct a page containing a list of categories that include a number of posts. Each post has a set of Custom fields that need to be displayed. The hitch: Posts should be selectively ...
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How to place wp-login.php in page or page template?

I want to place the wp-login.php box or page kind of in the templates of the website. As in I want a page which has all of it in. I did search and found that I can use wp_login_form(). Yes, I've ...
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Using custom fields globally?

I'm trying to use the value of one custom field on multiple pages and posts. I'm a newbie to PHP and custom fields so what I'm trying to accomplish could possible be done using a different method. I ...
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Error Page-Template LOOP

I have this code and I want to create a page under wordpress and apply this code. I save as bcn.php file into Themes folder. I create the page and in Admin menu and apply the bcn template to the page. ...
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Add custom content on a page

I want to add custom content inside my wordpress page. So I am creating 1 page scrolling template using bootstrap. Since I want this to become user friendly. I want to add addition WYSIWYG editor for ...
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How to display time when page is created and edited

On posts I use this: Time created <?php the_time('Y-m-d'); ?> Edited (updated) <?php the_modified_time('Y-m-d'); ?> It works fine on posts, but on page template it displays just ...
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Displaying Custom Post Type on Page with Same Title

I'm building a sports blog. I have a custom post type called conference. Each conference post contains HTML that is displays the team logos horizontally on my team custom posts as shown in the ...
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get_file_data to read data for Custom Template File?

I have a plugin in which I'm trying to allow users to create their own variants of the styles, and upload them as custom "templates". Essentially these templates are php files with some HTML in them. ...
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Change page being rendered by custom post

I have a custom post type (Packages) that I want to display a custom page for. The post type is set up like this: public function create_packages_type() { register_post_type('packages', ...
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Separating Custom Template logic

Our site displays athletic race results, and each runner has a specific wordpress user account. We have custom plugin to handle building the html elements. A specific runners page can be seen via this ...
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Single page theme: Can I render other pages with their respective themes within another page?

I'm trying to create a one page theme. I need all the pages created by the admin to show up on one page. I used the following code I found in a similar question in here: foreach ($pages as ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Plural/singular URL schema challenge for section Page template combined with single Custom Post Type template

I'm coming back to WordPress after quite a hiatus (and it's not my normal CMS framework), and I'm working with custom post types for the first time. I'd like to have 2 page templates that support ...
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Page template for blog not working

So I have a general template called home.php for displaying all blog posts. All fine. No I've wanted to add the same thing with sidebar, so I've copied it, added sidebar, called home-sidebar.php, ...
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How to get/display specific WP page with beloning page template in DIV (fullPage.js)

I've recently been trying out the really neat JavaScript snippet for fullPage-design from Alvaro Trigo. http://www.alvarotrigo.com/fullPage/. I use it togheter with WordPress with the purpuse of ...