How to set a static front page?
For most of the WordPress themes,it needs to choose a static front page for the homepage layout.By default the front page of your WordPress site will display latest posts from your blog.If you do not choose a static front page then all your posts that you created for your WordPress site appears when you entered into your WordPress site.
For the static front page,you need to choose a page that is showed first when you entered your site URL.And in many WordPress themes,there is created a homepage template where all the homepage sections were placed.So you need to create a page with homepage template first.
Here are some of the steps to create a page with homepage template for static front page.
- Step1: Please go to your dashboard > pages > add new and create a page with homepage template.
- Step2: After creating a page,please go to your dashboard > settings > readings then choose static front page instead of latest posts and choose that page where you choose homepage template.
You can also get help with this video also: