Post Template Select


Select Templates For Posts and Custom Post Types. It provides a drop-down to select different templates for posts and custom post types in post edit screen. Selected templates will override single.php for specified post. You can use both page and custom templates.

Use simple template name in your template files.

Use Page Templates:

Template Name: Your Template name

Use Your Custom Templates:

Post Template Name: Your Template name

How to use

  1. First Activate Plugin.
  2. From Post Template admin menu , allow post template selector for post or custom post
  3. Then select template from post edit screen.

Minimum requirements for Post Template Select

  • WordPress 4.1+
  • PHP 5.x
  • MySQL 5.x


  • How to make a Template File.
  • Template select View on edit post screen.
  • Settings.


Installation Instructions
  1. Upload the post-template-select folder to the directory /wp-content/plugins/.
  2. Activate the plugin using the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.


Awesome plugin.

Exactly what I want. Simply assigning different templates for same post types.


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1.2 (15th April, 2017)

  • fix some Bug in 1.1 – Minor Update

1.1 (28th March, 2017)

  • fix some Bug in 1.0 – Major Update
  • Option Save problem resolved.
  • New Option Added. (Template Types)
  • New feature added, You can make custom templates seperatly now.