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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Make shortcode work in all posts displayed by loop, not just the first one

I have a post archive displaying post and author meta at roadtripsharing.com/road_trip I added a do_shortcode(); in the loop, specifically related to the "New Message" button which opens a dialogue ...
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Wordpress Page using Capitalized URL path

I have created a page abcd with the url path www.domain.com/abcd I also created a page template file called page-abcd.php which is placed within the theme directory. The issue I am having is when ...
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wp_enqueue_scripts doesn't work for template pages

In my child theme's functions.php I wrote : function add_js() { echo "path is : ".get_stylesheet_directory_uri().'/js/script.js'; wp_enqueue_script( 'script', get_stylesheet_directory_uri().'/...
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wordpress custom numeric pagination next / previous / last not showing

I'm using a custom Numeric WordPress Pagination on a page template using a wp-query, based on this tutorial : tutorial I have the numeric pagination working fine, and the page counter also. but the ...
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loop authors with permalinks to posts for custom post type

I have created a custom post type called "adoptions", I have created an adoption-page.php and a single-adoptions.php. In the adoptions-page.php I have loop which displays all the current post from ...
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Create a custom theme-specific page, invisible in the admin-panel?

I've learned that when I want a custom page, I need to create a page template, create my page and assign the template to it. Also I've read about fake/virtual pages, where the page is generated on the ...
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Displaying Custom Taxonomies that match other posts taxonomy

Here is my setup....I have a custom post type that has 2 custom taxonomies (About Me & Likes). In my page templates I want to show related posts that have tags in the "About Me" section that match ...
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Custom Event's Plugin pages

I'm trying my hand at creating an events plugin from scratch for a client with fairly specific needs. I've gotten so far as setting up the CPT, creating and saving the metaboxes that I need with some ...
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Cannot link my WP Post to PDF Enhanced plugin button to generate a new PDF document of the current page

I am trying to get my "WP Post to PDF Enhanced" plugin to generate a new PDF document reflective of the current page I'm in. The issue is that when I'm using the pluging it keeps downloading the ...
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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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is_page_template wont allow me to enqueue scripts

I want to load specific javascript files onto any page that uses the template hello-world.php below is the code that I have used to target the page, register and enqueue scripts. But for some unknown ...
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Adding Section tag before get_header(); ?>

I am currently working on a WordPress theme using FoundationPress. I have created a custom homepage template which I have labelled home-page.php and assigned as my front page. I would like to make ...
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Custom Page Templates for a complex application - code must sit in a plugin and not the Theme

I am developing a custom set of applications which sit on top of a WordPress site. The theme is developed by a third party, and I have decided it is time to remove the custom page templates from the ...
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Trimming content from the get_post_field

I have a code that is showing the sub-pages contents on the main pages: <?php /* list sub-pages content */ $portfolioID = $post->ID; $portfolio_sections = array( 'post_type' => 'page', ...
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Skip over get_header()?

I'm trying to retrieve the content of a page with AJAX and am hoping that there's a way to essentially skip over the header. What I would like to do is get the rendered content of the page returned to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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" href="/feedback/">&...
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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 ...
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Page Template CSS file not loading

I have created a php file and in that file include 'practice.html'; I am including a html file. In the HTML file I have a few CSS files linked. But When I upload the page template (php file) I only ...
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Have custom post template work across multiple themes

I made a custom post type plugin to enter times for a radio show. I entered some css into the single page template and it is coming out very differently for different themes and sometimes outright ...
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Create custom post type just like a page post_type

Here's what I'm trying to achieve: A custom post type with the attributes/properties of a page post_type I'm aware of the supports array which allows page attributes to be used, but this isn't what ...
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Submit form to another template (ugly url)

I've created a submit form with some filters that makes a query request: <form action="<?php echo get_template_directory_uri();?>/list-items.php"> my form here... </form> Created ...
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Unable to use template modules while creating page

I am trying to create a product page and wish to use a custom template that I built. I selected the template in the Template Option but none of the template modules were imported the page edit section....
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Why Wordpress gets old templates code instead of the last updated ones

I recently finished building my WP theme (child theme of twentyfifteen). My friend started updating content and accidentally added content to a page which don't have a function that gets and displays ...
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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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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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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 ...