How to add a blog page for posts in WordPress

When we install WordPress in our domain, we saw a default theme is installed in our WordPress. The default theme is twenty sixteen. It displays blog page on the home page. Everyone does not want a blog on the homepage. Mainly home page used to show the static content. So you have to make a separate page for your posts. In this article, we discuss how to create a separate blog page and set it to show your posts.

  • 1. Log in to your dashboard and hover on Pages option given in the left sidebar. After hover, some option will appear. Click on Add new option.
     
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  • 2. A new window will appear. Name your page ‘Blog’ or whatever you want by clicking on Enter Title Here field.
     
    How to add a blog page
  • 3. Click on Publish button given on the right side of the page to save or publish your page. You had made a separate page to show your posts.
     
    How to add a blog page
  • 4. Now hover on Settings option given in the left sidebar and click on the Reading option.
     
    How to add a blog page
  • 5. Now click on A static page option and then click on Post page drop-down and select the page you previously created.
     
    How to add a blog page
  • 6. Click on Save Changes button given in the below of the page.
     
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To see your posts on the blog page

  • Hover on Pages option given in left sidebar and click on All Pages option.
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  • Hover on the Blog page(which you created earlier) and click on View option.
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You will see a default post shown on the Blog page. Similarly, you can make your own posts and all of your posts will be displayed on the Blog page.

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Kapil Garg

Kapil Garg has 7 years of experience in building professional websites. He is a leading web developer, web designer and Google adwords certified partner. His passion is to designed and developed most impressive websites.

One thought on “How to add a blog page for posts in WordPress

  • September 23, 2017 at 3:03 pm
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    Hi, Kapil..
    Thanks for sharing this article. Such kind of articles really helps to learn new things about WordPress. I have just started working on SEO and your website really helps me a lot.

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