How to set a static front page for my WordPress blog

When you activate a new theme, by default, WordPress displays your most recent posts on your site’s home page. Many themes are designed with a static front page, common for users desiring static or welcoming information on their site’s homepage. The look and contents of the homepage vary from theme to theme.

How to set a static front page

Log in to WordPress via the HostPapa Dashboard. Go to Appearance > Customize > Static front page.

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Select the A static page radio button.

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From the Front Page dropdown menu, select the page you want to display as your site’s homepage.

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From the Posts page dropdown menu, select the page you want your blog posts to display.

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Click Save and Publish.

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If you need help with your HostPapa account, please open a support ticket from your dashboard.

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