Questions tagged [frontpage]

The home page of a site. Could either contain the blog index, or a static page.

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Display custom field from the front page on another page

so I am hoping to retrieve a custom field that is already displayed on the "front-page.php" template on an another page.php template of my website. I know how to do that with the post-id way, but what ...
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Wonderflux Framework Static Homepage

I recently started wp development and am trying to make a website on the Wonderflux framework. Currently, I set the homepage as a static page from the WP admin dashboard. Now I am currently editing ...
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How to show only the name of one category above each posts in frontpage?

I have set the frontpage in my Wordpress installation to show the latest posts. My theme supports the display of the meta category name above each post. Now the problem is each time I publish a new ...
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front end publishing not working on front-end page

I have a custom front end publishing form on my website, based on this article. It works perfectly when I put this code inside a page, but when on the front-end page (homepage), it doesn't work, and ...
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Page WYSWIG only allowing slides

How do I add other content to my homepage.It is only accepting image slider. I would like to add some raw html and a gallery below the slides.Removing all images in the slides doesnt reveal the normal ...
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Can I check who updated the static front page on WordPress and the time it was done

I need to check who updated the static front page of a WordPress site and the time it was done. Is it possible? And if so how? I'm an administrator of the site and there are other administrators with ...
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I can't enqueue Suggest.js in frontend - not added

my suggest.js is not being added in front-end. All scripts are correctly loaded but this one. I want to load it only on frontpage so: add_action('wp_enqueue_scripts', 'homescripts'); function ...
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Hard Coding Components on a Client Specific Websites

This is something I have been meaning to ask for a while to get some feedback. If you are creating theme template files for a client and you know what needs to go where e.g. buttons, logo, component ...
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How to set wp_options in functions.php for removeing the Default Front Page

I want to disable the default front page as I want to show always the first listed page in the frontend. Therefor I disable the Static Front Page. But I have also to set in wp_options the variables ...
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How to set up Custom Post Type archive page as Front page

I've registered a custom post type named portfolio and have coded it's respective archive-portfolio.php file. Now, my requirement is to make this page available to be set as front page. For which I ...
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Where can I decide the number of posts to display on the blog index page?

My blog posts index page (http://katievb.com/blog/) is showing only 1 blog post at a time; I want it to show more. I am currently using X Theme as my WordPress theme, but a similar problem happens ...
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Load front-page.php from subfolder

My front-page.php works fine in the WordPress root folder. But I would like to put it in the page-templates subfolder. How do I make it load from there?
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Pagination causes error 404 when used with front-page.php

I am creating front-page.php. This page will display the latest featureed posts, and will also have pagination option to go to the previous featured posts. I wrote the code for frontpage as follows $...
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Can we allow users to choose front page from theme options?

I know it's easy to choose Front Static page from settings>reading>front page. However, I am looking for a way to have this feature in theme options. Can we do this?
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How to set a custom post type post as static front page?

I am writing my custom theme from scratch and I have a custom post type 'my_frontpage' and want to declare one of it's posts as front-page. I want to do this via admin, hence simply add my cpt to the ...
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Displaying recent post excerpts on static front page

I'm trying to display a static front page with recent posts at the bottom. Specifically, I want to display just an excerpt from the recent posts, as would be returned by the_content() if I had a ...
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Static page for desktop or mobile

Can you automatically change to a static page if access to the site is via mobile device? Currently my homepage is static and use components that do not work properly with mobile devices but are are ...
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Using pre_get_posts on true pages and static front pages

I have done quite extensive research on how to use pre_get_posts on true pages and the static front pages, and it seems that there is no fool proof method. The best option I found to date was from a ...
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Pagination not Working on only Front page on latest verson of WordPress

My pagination is not working on front page for custom post type, its working properly when is not select for front page. My code in functions.php /** pagination **/ function fruit_pagination($pages =...
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index.php not loading in main folder of wordpress

I just installed [first time] WordPress 4.3.1, but I was facing the problem with it so I downgraded and installed 4.2.5 and facing same problem. Problem: index.php is not loading, I clicked on link ...
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How to target only the front page (not subsequent paginated pages) in theme/plugin?

I'd like to switch on the front page ONLY. Not subsequent paginated pages (like ?paged=2). I want to output certain output only on the "true" front page of the site. I've tried: <?php if (...
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how to change single post link

I have made a website for a client which involves products tab in navigation. Products are the posts that being posted in "posts". I have a front-page.php which is static. posts are displayed in ...
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Edit a template while still keeping a Landing Page on the main address

Is it possible to edit a WordPress template while still keeping a Landing Page on the main address? I'm currently building an online platform using a template from Theme Forest. However I would like ...
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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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Can you select a post as the front page or only pages?

Is it possible to select a post as the front page but show all the posts lists? Here's what I'm trying to do. I can easily create posts and I want to set one of them to be the posts page but when I ...
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Static front page has page url not site url

I have a custom post type being used as a static page. My site url redirects to www.mysite.com/slug/my-page-title but I want it to stay www.mysite.com
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How do I set the front page programmatically?

I need to allow my users to set the default page of the blog. So when someone visits, "www.example.com/blog/" the page they see is either the blog posts list or a specific page. It looks like I can ...
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Set a static front-page as a landing page programmatically

I am in process to create my first wordpress theme with underscores.me skeleton, the theme i would like to create its a business theme so when my theme is activated to land directly to a static front-...
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Customizer Settings in Arrays

Good afternoon. I'm using the theme customizer to allow the user to select which pages to show the excerpt of on the front page. I've done this by using an array in the setting name: $wp_customize-&...
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Pull in content from page defined as static front page

I am trying to pull in <?php the_content(); ?> for the page I have defined as the static front page in WordPress's back-end but can't figure out how to target it and pull it in.
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is_home and is_frontpage always true

I'm trying to limit the number of posts on the homepage but is_home() and is_frontpage() always seem to return true (even when I'm browsing /page/2/, /page/3/ and so on). I've basically duplicated ...
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is_front_page() malfunction?

I've a pretty basic problem that I'm surprised WP doesn't have a native solution for (unless I'm overlooking something, hopefully). I've a WP site with static page set as front page in reading ...
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Categories with post from child categories on front page

I am developing my first WordPress site and I am using the Customizr theme. I need to build a front page, that shows the latest posts from 2 categories - News and Events and all their child categories....
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Prevent other versions of jquery from loading on static front page

This site is using cordillera which calls on /wp-includes/js/jquery/jquery.js?ver=1.11.2. The child theme contains a front-page.php which consists of: <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 ...
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Override static home page post

In functions.php is it possible to dynamically set the static home page? The condition could be anything, but for example by domain: if ( $_SERVER['HTTP_HOST'] == 'domain-one.com' ) ...
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Static front page - going against the grain

My theme uses front-page.php. That is currently my front page. I want the main website URL to go to a new custom page, and I want the old front-page.php to be functional. I've tried changing Reading ...
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Theme Load Error

For 2 days I'm struggling and hitting my head to find out the solution but no thing. The website isn't loading images on front-page and news-ticker not working at all. I tried to re-uploading the ...
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How can I make WordPress serve homepage to different URL?

I would like to set up a landing page and a homepage for my WordPress website. I am new to WordPress, but I am an experienced web developer. WordPress will only serve the homepage content if the URL ...
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Static front page and orderby

I have setup a Wp_Query on a page template that queries woocommerce products. When not set as the front page my orderby filtering works perfectly. However when trying to use orderby on a static front ...
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Host frontpage via example.com and everything else via example.com/blog

I've assigned a page as frontpage which will be available via example.com. All the other pages should be below the /blog. For example: Main-page: example.com All posts: example.com/blog Single Blog ...
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Post as frontpage - avoid duplicate content

On one of my WP sites I display a single post on the homepage. It's hard coded in the index.php like: If is home then show post with ID X But now I have the post's content on the homepage but also ...
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Excluding front_page from is page condition

I am developing this theme, and their are features that I need them in all of the page except for the single and front page. So I've used this conditions If ( is_page() || is_home() ): ?> //My ...
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What is the correct method for determining 'is_front_page' when using filters such as 'pre_get_posts' and 'posts_where'?

On my site several filters should be applied if the user is viewing the static home page. My understanding is that is_front_page() should determine if that is indeed the case. However, whenever I use ...
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How to show only posts with images?

I want to hide posts without images on the front page, so I need get an array of ids of those posts. I know how hide posts on the home page by id, but I need to show only posts with images. This is ...
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Using add_rewrite_rule() to redirect to Front Page

I'm using a static page for my Front page. It is a custom template. On my custom template I am using WP_Query() to show a list of posts. I also have a custom taxonomy called "Types" that I use on my ...
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Why does my site show the correct front-page when you arrive at the site, but not when you click 'home'?

I have a website (derbyskillbuild.org.uk) and the 'home' button leads to a diffent page than the 'front-page': When you arrive at my website, it displays the correct front-page.php with the loop on ...
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How to prevent the default home rewrite to a static page

I'm looking for a way to prevent the default behaviour (when you have a static page set as the site homepage or 'frontpage' (in settings>reading>front page displays ); I want the domain.com/ ...
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Wordpress loop not working on static front page

I have a static wordpress front page. I want the code that works on my regular blog template to work on the homepage too. Currently, it only shows one post. The code in the main index.php is this... &...
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Show posts on front page only

I have a carousel that I want to be posted on the front page only but for some reason the code is not working. The conditional statement <?php if ( is_home() ) : ?> <div class="hero"&...
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How to Display a Plugin function (content) on frontpage using index.php

Slightly Advanced Noob Alert: {Sorry}. I'm designing a WordPress Site {No Active Yet}. I have a plugin [feelbox], but currently it displays only on the single post page. There is no option in the ...