Add Posts To Pages By Tag. (7 posts)

  1. Gemma017
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Hi everybody. Firstly an apology if my terminology is incorrect. I will try to explain what I need in simple terms.

    I have a blog which has a header in which page titles (one word) are displayed. When that page has some content, the page is displayed to all viewers.

    Each of those pages has a title that is also used as a category on my site.

    I would like to add posts to these pages that are tagged under that category.

    What php code do I need to add to the page.php so that these will be displayed along with a brief introductory text that is permanent.

    I hope you don't mind that I am asking this as I have spent most of the morning trying to discover this without success.

  2. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 3 years ago #

  3. Gemma017
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Thanks, Esmi!

    I am going to try that - in the mean time, this is the current page.php code:

    <?php get_header(); ?>
    	<?php if (have_posts()) : ?>
    		<?php while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?>
    		<div class="post" id="post-<?php the_ID(); ?>">
    			<div class="post_title"><h2><?php the_title(); ?></h2></div>
    			<?php edit_post_link('Edit this page', '<div class="post_date">', '</div>'); ?>
    			<div class="post_body">
    				<?php the_content('<p class="serif">Read the rest of this page &raquo;</p>'); ?>
    				<div class="clearer">&nbsp;</div>
    			<?php wp_link_pages(array('before' => '<div class="post_meta archive_pagination"><strong>Pages:</strong> ', 'after' => '</div>', 'next_or_number' => 'number')); ?>
    		<?php endwhile; ?>
    	<?php else : ?>
    		<h2>Not Found</h2>
    		<p>Sorry, but you are looking for something that isn't here.</p>
    		<?php get_search_form(); ?>
    	<?php endif; ?>	
    <?php get_sidebar(); ?>
    <?php get_footer(); ?>

    What might I add just to get a list of posts under the initial text?

  4. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Please try re-reading the page I linked above. You have to start by creating a custom page template.

  5. Gemma017
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Okay ...

  6. Gemma017
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I am so sorry to have asked the wrong question, Esmi. Your helpful pages haven't really helped at all.

    No doubt you are correct that I must create a custom page. That, no doubt seals the question and will be deemed solved thereby. I thankyou.

  7. Gemma017
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I now use another forum for WordPress help. There are forums where people actually know how to use the WordPress interface.

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