Home page issue

Mauer Themes Support Storyteller Home page issue

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    Hello Support,

    I just have one issue!. I want to set one certain category showing on home page (3 columng grid layout), not latest posts. How I can do that? I tried to edit query_posts to content_grid_3_cols.php and it works, but breaks layout and show home page very similar as category page (no big image, no grid below it).

    site: http://www.myscratchpost.com/



    Hello Dzukis,

    For the front page to show posts from a specific category rather than all latest posts, you can modify the query with pre_get_posts. Here is an example of how to make the front page show posts only from the ‘travel’ category:

    function mauer_frontpage_categories($query) 
    		if ($query->is_main_query() && is_front_page()) {
    				$query->set( 'category_name', 'travel' );
    		return $query;
    add_action( 'pre_get_posts', 'mauer_frontpage_categories' );

    This code should be placed in functions.php of your theme. Or in a child theme / plugin, which would save it from being overwritten when you update the theme.

    Hope that helps.



    Hello Paul,

    Thank you very much. I tried to edit 3 col grid template with similar query but was unsuccesfull.

    That works!

    Best regards!



    You’re welcome )

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