How to change number of posts display and front page to a static page on WordPress

Number of posts display on WordPress depends on the setting that has been defined in your admin section of a WordPress site. Below in this article we will show you how to change number of posts display on WordPress. You will also know how to change your front page to a static page.

How to change number of posts display on WordPress

If you have installed WordPress very recently and deleted the default post and page then this function can not be seen in the settings section. After posting an article you will have the option of managing number of posts per page in WordPress. By default it will be fixed to 10 posts per page, which can be changed afterwards.

After getting into the admin section, go to settings and then select reading. After selecting it, you can see the option of “blog pages show at most”. By default it would have set to 10. You can change it to any number. With the change, the number of posts that is saved here will be shown on your front page, archive pages and category page.

How to change number of posts display and front page to a static page on WordPress

Now save the settings and go back to your site to see if it works perfectly.

How to change Front page to a static page on WordPress

By default, all of your latest posts will be shown on front page when you click on your site title or home page of the site. In WordPress, we have the functionality of changing this default all post pages to a static page.

How to change number of posts display and front page to a static page on WordPress

From the same screen that we discussed above, you have to select “A static page” and then a page as your front page and post page as any other page where you want your all latest posts to be displayed.

By changing number of posts display on WordPress and changing the front page to a static page, you can change the look of your site. Try these functions and let us know your feedback and suggestions.

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