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How do you display a list of archive(last 6 months or so) for custom post types? Something like this: https://blog.evolveformazione.com/

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  • What have you tried so far? Maybe check out wphierarchy.com and read over the Template Hierarchy docs
    – Howdy_McGee
    Apr 27 '20 at 18:16
  • On index.php file which displays all blog posts, I'm using <?php the_widget( 'WP_Widget_Archives' ); ?>- which spits out a list of all archive from feb 2019. But the same would not work for custom post types! How do I get around this, please?
    – jeno
    Apr 27 '20 at 18:26
  • The answer is here: wphierarchy.com, you just need to read the article. The WordPress Codex also has the answer here developer.wordpress.org/themes/template-files-section/… which you can copy and paste.
    – Drmzindec
    Apr 28 '20 at 16:22
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    Many thanks @JohanPretorius. After reading through and some extra googling, the below comment worked for me.
    – jeno
    Apr 29 '20 at 10:54
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For anyone still struggling with this, here's a solution:

$args = array(
'post_type'     =>  'your_custom_post_type',
'post_status'     =>  'publish'
);
$query = new WP_Query($args);

?>

Then output it anywhere in your template like so: //Output <?php wp_get_archives($args); ?>

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