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Theme Blvd Layout Builder

When using a Theme Blvd theme, this plugin gives you slick interface to build custom layouts.

  1. Upload theme-blvd-layout-builder folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress
  3. Go to Builder in your WordPress admin panel to to use the Layout Builder.
  4. Custom layouts can then be applied to pages by selecing the "Custom Layout" page template and then selecting the desired custom layout from the dropdown that then appears.

Using a custom layout for your Homepage

There are two separate methods for applying a custom layouts as your theme's homepage. Which method you use just depends on what you feel is most logical for how you're setting up your homepage.

Method 1: Create your custom layout, apply it to a static page, and then assign that page as your static frontpage under Settings > Reading > Frontpage Displays.

Method 2: Under Settings > Reading > Frontpage Displays, select "your latest posts." Create your custom layout. Then, go to Appearance > Theme Options > Content > Homepage, and select your new custom layout as the content for the homepage.

Note: If you're using an element in your custom layout that uses post pagination, make sure you use method #2.

Last Updated: 2014-3-24
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