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[resolved] Looping through custom content (3 posts)

  1. Drivetrain
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I've created a content type called "Asset". In my theme, I've got single-asset.php working fine. I can't quite figure out how to display 10 or 15 Assets on a single page. I've found code examples for a custom loop, but what file would the custom loop be placed into? What URL pattern would I use to view some/all Assets? Thanks!


  2. Drivetrain
    Posted 5 years ago #

    What I've come up with is creating a template file named asset-page.php, then creating a blank Page and setting the template for that page to asset-page.php. The URL to view all the Assets is simply the URL for the empty page.

    This gives me what I want, but I'm wondering if this is the "WordPress Way" to handle this? Thanks!

  3. iambriansreed
    Plugin Author

    Posted 5 years ago #

    I am doing something like that on my site.

    I have a content type called projects and I created a loop of that content type on the projects page template:

    If you click on a project you see the actual project permalink using the single project template.

    The "WordPress Way" is whatever works. :)

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