[solved] Showing last post outside blog folder.. (4 posts)

  1. Matthout
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Hey guys!

    I have a little question. I am using the latest version of WordPress and I have it installed in a folder, /nuntiare. Now I want to show the first part of the latest post on my blog on my homepage, which is outside the folder /nuntiare.

    So, I have a complete blog set up in /nuntiare, I have a custom made template (which is the same as the looks of the rest of my site). This is all good.
    What I want is on my homepage, http://www.flamingotrain.com, to show the first part of my latest post (like an excerpt?) I have posted, with a link under that (something like [proceed to weblog ยป]).

    Is there a way to do this, and if there is, how can I do this or where can I find a clear explanation on how to do this?

    Thanks alot in advance.

  2. NeXXor
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I dont know if there is a plugin for your problem, so I think you have to code a little function on your own.

  3. whooami
    Posted 8 years ago #

    yes you can do that assuming that your index page ends in .php .. ie, its called index.php or something like that..

    Read this thread, it provides an example:


    the excerpt is displayed using the_excerpt

  4. Matthout
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Thanks alot! It seems to be working, now I'll just be customizing it! Thanks so much! :D

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