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Allow a static page to show on a dynamic home blog page before the posts

I am trying to figure out what is the best practice to allow a customizable static page to show on the top of the dynamic front home page. What I am asking is not using a custom page a such as front-...
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Site shows URL instead of “meta title” after deleted few plugins (not any SEO plugin was deleted)

www.Pifeed.net after i deleted some useless plugins due to load-time issues the blog pages show url instead of title tag, though meta title tag is there in source code.. thanks for answers
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How to query 'posts_per_page' to display a different blog posts index template?

Trying to create a 'switching' blog template using home.php, controlled by 'Blog posts per page' setting in the admin area. If set to '1', it will show the single post template. Anything higher and it ...
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Blog Post Title apearing twice

I can seem to find what is wrong. Here is the problem http://www.cookouvagia.com/blog/ Title of the latest recipe appears twice. Any advice would be great! Thank you in advance!
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Creating custom blog page template the right way

I want to create a new custom page template for the presentation of blog posts. I realise that when you assign a page to display posts via Settings > Reading, it then will assign home.php to display ...
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How do I separate the post title from the content in an excerpt coded thus:

We're using a theme for a client that has programmed in their own excerpt & it's alright but it doesn't separate the title from the text in the excerpt itself, which is shown on the blog page. ...
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Why the blog posts is not showing?

I have created a template page called blog. now i have made blog query. but the blog posts is not showing in output. what can be the problem is? the code is below: <?php /* Template Name: Blog */ ?...
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Adding code to head to all pages manually

I've been googling for days and I didn't find a solution. I need to add a JS code to the head of all my pages, and I wanna do that manually (without a plugin). I found a '~/wp-content/themes//header....
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Pagination not working on blog grid

I am using medusa wordpress theme. I want it only for blog so I want to have newest posts on main page. But in theme option there is no option to change blog layout, so I have to created new page ...
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After WP 4.6.1 Update , Blog page started giving 500 error

i hope you can help me , So first of all , this is a theme related problem, since im not having any problems with the default wordpress themes. So what i noticed is that after 4.6.1 update the blog ...
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Blog page id different then in main menu

I am using ShiftNav (it is off canvas style menu, but on my blog page, it shows a blank page. I googled and found out the following the author ShiftNav isn't present at all on that page, which is ...
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How to create Blog Post Specific Widget

I want to create widgets which will display based on post. I have considered the option of creating a widget post type using Advanced custom post type plugin and populate this widget while writing ...
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Automatic blog page with custom design [closed]

For my website, I would like to make a new section that looks like this: [] = a row {} = a column [{Image of post} {text of post}] [{text of post} {image of post}] [{Image of post} {text of ...
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Is the “Posts page” really required? Can problems occur if I leave it blank?

I read some scary comments here. (By Blog page, he means the Posts page in the reading settings.) The Blog Page gives out several indicators to social sites and Search Engines that it's a Blog. [......
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Wordpress shows death white screen on multisite

I've switched from single site to multi-site and everything is running smoothly while pages are not working on sub-sites. I've created some test pages on sub-sites but when I try to access them it ...
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Custom Theme Blog page not showing Posts

I am developing my custom theme in WordPress from scratch. Now when i am working with my blogs page its not showing any of the posts i have changed my "index.php" page but i think there must be some ...
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Best way to change the blog page post type?

what is the best way to change the wordpress blog page post type. by default it fetches the posts with post type is equal to posts but how we can change to to lets say posts type is equal to blog. ...
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Blog page Server error 500 with stick post loop in query.php

Using sticky post on site near about 5000 sticky post i have. In wp-includes/query.php here i have bellow snippet code.on line 3748 to 3760.If i comment this code the blog page work properly. if ...
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Changing next and previous post link text

So I've been staring at the CodeX for about 10 minutes and can still not figure how to do this next and previous on a the post page. So I've added <?php next_post_link(); ?> and <?php ...
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WP Blog Page Problems - Been stuck for a week

So I have my site in maintenance mode. I am almost done but have been stuck for over a week and not sure what to do. I have a site with multiple pages one of which is my blog page. If I set the ...
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Showing “best posts” in front page

What is the best way to Show my "best 5 posts" in the front page of my site (www.example.com). The only way I have found to do this is by assigning a specific category to these post and show the ...
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How to show page content as well as post lists

I am trying to make a blog page for my theme which is made with Bootstrap 3.x . My page-blog.php includes <?php get_header(); ?> <div class="col-md-9"> <?php $...
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Show Default Editor on Blog Page ( Administration Panel )

In WordPress 4.2 it included a nice feature which labeled what page was the Front-Page and which page was the Blog ( Latest Posts ). Unfortunately, it also removes the default editor on the page ...
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Having trouble showing more blog posts on my grid blog layout

I made a grid blog layout on my wordpress site and i got some help from a friend with some code. It shows 3 posts per row but it wont go past 2 rows so its only showing 6 posts when there is much more....
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Link post to blog from a static page

I'm a WP rookie, and I just designed a static homepage that shows the 3 most recent posts in my database. I would like to redirect the user to another page in order to show him the entire blog post ...
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Call/Run a Mathematica (.m) Shell Script from Wordpress Page/Blog

Is it possible to run a Mathematica shell script from a Wordpress page or blog post? There doesn't seem to be a plugin available or way to do this. The script would need to take values inputted in ...
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wordpress blog posts's time

I want to show the blog posts'time like below: "A heading title , posted by XYZ, 1 hour ago" I want the time that says: 5 minutes ago, 1 hour ago, 2 days ago 1 month ago like that. how can i get ...
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How to set a certain Custom Template to a Single Blog Post

I need to set a custom created template to be used whenever a single blog post is displayed. I can see how to assign custom templates to pages under Page Attributes > Template, but how do I tell my ...
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Wordpress Blog - Grid View

by default Wordpress shows blog posts one beneath the other showing short text and, if available, an image. The question is - is it possible to change that? I would like to have a grid consisting of 3 ...
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Create a front page template and separate page for posts?

I'm building a WordPress theme. I need two type of pages, one is home page which will display on www.example.com. I also need a list of all my posts on www.example.com/blog/, but I need both in one ...
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Setting a static home page and blog page without using the settings

This may seem like a stupid question, and it probably isn't possible, but is it possible for me to set a static home page (using front-page.php) and a blog page (using home.php, I think) in my theme, ...
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Why aren't my posts showing?

I'm creating a theme for my portfolio site. After a some time of trial and error research and almostss, I'm stuck. It's going to be very minimal site in content, therefore I decided to create a one ...
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Latest post showing up as main title of page on blog page

My latest blog post is showing up as the title of my blog page. I have my page set to static for the home page and have all the titles of the templates displaying at the top except the blog post. I ...
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Limit the number of posts from a specific category on index.php

I've had multiple requests from different clients to figure out a way to modify their blog (index.php) or Custom Post Type Archive page in order to show less posts from a certain category. A good ...
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Show the page title on blog page

I created a page for my posts, and a home.php for the structure. I would like to show the page's name on the top of the posts, but the result is always the latest post. My code: <?php get_header(...
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Echo the featured image of page assigned to blog in index.php

I have my posts page set to a page named Blog. This is set to use the Template: Default template. So index.php is rendering this page. I want to be able to set the Featured image of this page I've ...
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A page created with url of blog redirects to the posts page, how do I stop this?

I have a simple site where I want to handle blog posts with a custom page template. So I've created a new page called blog with a document url value of "blog". My custom php template page was ...
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Having single posts appear under the blog homepage and highlight menu items properly?

My Wordpress site which has a static frontpage and the blog page assigned to a subpage of a section. My blog's homepage is: /be-the-first-to-care/first-to-care-blogs/ This works great for the blog ...
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Display content from a specific category

I'm trying to get my news page to display content from one category only (number 3) but I cant seem to get it to work. Instead of just displaying posts from category 3 it displays posts from all ...
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Posts page template: How can I edit the markup for this?

I have in settings->reading changed the front page to display a static page. One for home, one for news with a custom template for each. Home works fine, however News will not change no matter what I ...
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Archive posts on showing current page instead of archive

I have tried to create an index page of all my blogs on a menu link: Blog I created a new page: Blog (id:267) I copied archive.php to page-267.php Yet, when I view this page, it only shows one ...
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Page updates appear in Preview but not live version?

I have made some changes to a blog page and excluded some categories. However, whenever I view the blog online the excluded posts still appear. But when I got to the blog page and click 'preview' the ...
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Posts page drop down is not selecting the selected page

I tried to link the blog post to new page. so i went to settings->reading and selected the page in Post page drop down and i hit save after it says Settings saved i can't see the selected page in ...
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home.php not loading

I have an issue where home.php won't load, so wordpress insists of using index.php to display blog posts. I created home.php by copying the entire content of index.php into home.php. Is there a way to ...
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Separate blog on one WordPress

I have created few static web pages for my small coaching institute using WordPress. We have three faculty and I want that each faculty should have their blog. So I want http://myinstitute.com/...
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why is this content-template not showing any of my blog-entries?

i'm using the blogolife-theme on wordpress 3.6.1 my template looks like this: <?php /* Template Name: Template One */ ?> <?php /** * A custom template file. * @package WPLOOK * @...
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index.php template is used instead of blog page

I am trying to set WordPress so that home page is static, and the blog page is a separate page. So, I created two page templates in my theme., lets call them home_template and blog_template. Then, I ...
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What is archive.php used for?

Dumb Questions Ahead: If index.php and archive.php are practically the same thing, what's the point of having archive.php? When should I ever want to use archive.php over index.php? If I use front-...
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Check if current page is the Blog Page

I'm new to WordPress. I am looking for a way to check if current page is the blog page in the code of the header file. I've checked but I can't find a way. Help me, Pls.
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Exclude category on blog list page

I've got a site with a News page (archive for category 'news') and a separate Blog page. When I make a post for the News page I select the category 'news'. So, on the news page you only see the posts ...