making a duplicate of a page template that can then edit ?

Hi,
I want to make a copy of the "HomePage" Template as i like the design. then make changes to that page without all the home page content showing up.

see here - http://take.ms/vfmfg
and the domain - http://tinyurl.com/p9hmc7d

This is the page that im currently looking to work on - http://tinyurl.com/pp6gvjv

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Current Theme TA Pluton

Thanks

Tom

  • Kasia Swiderska

    Hello Tom,

    Yes, you can make copy of the template. You need to create new php file in your theme (of better child theme if you are using one), name it (for example) page-homecopy.php. Then copy content of the template-home.php file in to your new file and change line:

    * Template Name: HomePage

    to

    * Template Name: HomePage Copy

    and that is it. You have copy of this page template - you can make your changes there. When you create new page in WordPress, then you can choose from template HomePage Copy.

    Kind regards,
    Kasia

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