How To Create Blog Page In WordPress
Today we are living in a world where every human being depends on the Internet. It sounds crazy, but it is true.
Big business is establishing online. The all big company is now on the internet like Amazon, Facebook, and Google, etc.
But not only big companies, but there is also a small company is establishing their business online. They are selling their various goods on their website.
Some people create a blog to write articles on it. After this, they can monetize their blog by many ads networks available on the internet.
But after creating a blog, it becomes necessary to create pages for the blog. So that we can navigate everything easily. Let’s see how to create a blog page in WordPress.
So today we’re going to see how to create a blog page. Now, while you launch your WordPress site, you have noticed that all of your blog posts are shown on the homepage of your website.
Today, we will see, how you move blog posts, from your homepage to a separate page.
So after putting your posts on a separate page, that means you will be able to have a well-designed homepage. Now here you can put your own content.
How To Create Pages In WordPress
So let’s get started. At first, let’s take a look, at our website. This is the default WordPress site, here we have, all our blog posts on the homepage.
How To Create a Blog Page In WordPress
Then we are first going to create a new page, called ‘blog’, Okay Let’s go to ‘new’ and let’s click ‘page’.
Now we can call this page as ‘blog’ and click ‘publish’ okay. So now our new page has been created.
Now, if you want to see it, by clicking ‘view page’ And you can see that We have a new page called ‘blog’, and right now this page is empty okay.
Now if we go to our homepage, we will see that our blog posts are still here. Now how we can bring, those posts, into the page, that we just created.
So to move all these posts, we have to “Change our homepage settings in WordPress”. If you want to change settings, then let’s go to our dashboard and then go to settings, And click ‘reading’.
So now, here you can see that in the settings of our homepage, it is set to display our ‘latest posts’. Now instead of this, we can change it to a static page.
So once we have done, now we can select any page we want for our homepage and the posts page. So since we have created a page, for a blog posts let’s click here, and select ‘blog’, as our posts page, And once we select it, we can just click ‘save’.
Okay, now if we go to our blog page section, you can see that we’re on our blog page, right now and it was empty now if we click ‘refresh’ You can see that
So now, we have successfully moved our blog posts to a separate page, which is called ‘blog’ But what about our homepage.
Now if we go back to the settings, you will see that we have not yet selected a page, for our homepage. Now, if we click here, you can see there are only have one page called ‘blog’ which we just created.
So that means, we have to create another new page, which could be set, as our homepage, So to create a new page, let’s go to this tab.
How To Start a Blog Page
Let’s go to new and then click ‘page’ we’ll call this page as ‘home’, and here, you can enter any types of content, which you want to put on your homepage, I’m just going to type some text and everything you want to put here, is going to appear on your homepage, Okay.
Now click on ‘publish’ and we’ll go back to the settings page and click ‘refresh’. And now if we click here.
You can see the page, that you have created jus now. Now let’s select it as our homepage, And click ‘save’. Okay, so our homepage settings have been saved.
Now let’s take a look at our site, by clicking the visit site. So you can see that the page which we have created, appears as our homepage.
Now we can say this is our homepage, by looking at the address here. Now you will able to see that we have our homepage and if we go to the blog we can see our blog posts.
Okay now, let’s go back to our homepage again. Now, if we don’t want text, on this homepage and instead of that.
Now if you want to have a better-looking homepage, which has a much better design. You can do that by elemantor.
How To Make Blog Page
So if you want to build a page, you need to install a plugin called elementor. Okay, so let’s see how you can design, your homepage, So to design the page, first we’re going install, the elementor plugin.
To install it, let’s to our dashboard, let’s go to ‘plugins’ and click ‘add new’ now let’s search element or pages called ‘elementor’, and you will get this plugin, which says’s “element or page builder”.
Now click on ‘install now’ And then click ‘activate’. Okay, so the elementor is now installed.
How To Design Blog Page
Next, let’s see how you can design your homepage by using an elementor. So to design the page, first, you need to go to our site, by clicking ‘visit site’.
Now you will able to see the old home page. Now click on ‘edit page’ And you can see that, after installing elementor.
We will get this button called ‘edit with elementor’ so let’s click on that. So we are in editing mode, now we can edit everything.
Now by default, we can only add content to this area. Now if you want to use the whole page we can do that simply by using elementor for the full width, of our page.
So to change that setting you have to do is, go here, and then click ‘settings’ and in the ‘page layout’ choose ‘elementor full width’. Now, this will allow you to use, the full width of your page.
Now you will see that the usable area has been expanded to the whole page. So, now let’s start designing our page.
To design the page, you have two options. Check out the first option, which is ‘blocks’. Now, f you want to build your page, using blocks, all you have to do is click ‘add template’.
Now be sure you’re on the tab here, which says blocks. And, here you will see different types of ‘sections’, which you can add to your site.
So I’m going to add this section I’m just going to click ‘insert’ And you can see that the section has been added to our page. Okay, So next, we’ll add another section.
We’ll click on add the template, and I’ll choose this section And, it’ll be added. Okay, so now we’ve added 2 sections.
So once you’ve added all the sections to your page, now you can start adding your own content. Now you have to add your own content, to do that Just select the text you want to change, and then start typing, your text.
So that’s it the same way you can change any text you want. Select the text and change it as your own flow.
Once you’re done with this, just go here, and after this click ‘update’ to save all the changes, and then to view the page, just click this button here. Now we will able to see our new homepage.
Now we have a unique homepage, and we have our blog page, which has all of our blog posts. Okay, now this is how you can build your page, using elemantor blocks.
Alternative Way To Build Page
Next, let’s see another way to build your page. Now we’ll go back to elementor, and let’s delete the sections, which we added. So we’ve deleted all the sections.
So to build your page, using pages, just click ‘add template’ to add it on the blog, and instead of blocks, let’s go into ‘pages’ When you go to pages, you will see a lot of ready-made designs, which you can use for your site.
So let’s say you like this design for your homepage. Just go here And click ‘insert’ for inserting this. Now, as soon as you click it, you will get that ‘entire page’ into your site.
Now, all we have to do is just go to the places where we want to change the text. Select it, and then enter your own text.
Now you can perfectly design your page, which you can customize as you wish. So once you’re done with all the changes.
Now simply click on ‘update’ and then to view the page, just click this button here. So that’s it, you can see how the site is looking now. Now, this is our new homepage with a new blog.
So that’s it, guys. I hope you will find this article”How To Create Blog Page In WordPress” helpful for your blog.
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