Theme 33 – How to create a Static Home Page


Step 1. Create  a blank Home Page

Go to Dashboard > Pages >  Create a page called homepage, and choose  “Home Template” from the Template drop box. See below Image


Step 2:  Upload Image to Library

You will upload all Your images for the home page to Library. Go to Dashboard > Media > Add New.

addimagetolibraryClick on image to get your image url, you will need image url to add images to widgets at step 3


Step 3: Add images to Widget using “Text” Widget

Here is the home page structure

homepage You will add text Widget to  above Widget areas , and insert images to text widget

text-widget Please add below code to each text widget

<a href="paste-your-blog-link-here" >
 <img src="paste-your-image-link-that-you-have-copied- from-step-2-here" alt=""></a>


Step 4. Set Front page displays

Dashboard > Appearance > Customize.  Click on Static Front Page > Choose “A Static Page” and “Home page” as “Front Page” . Save and Preview



–  Slider plugin for home page image you can use :  SOLILOQUY SLIDER

image width is 1100px


Create a slider then coppy the short code and paste to the tex widget

how to add slider images to wordpress
how to add slider images to wordpress

– Newsletter Register form used in theme33 – MailChimp for WordPress

Please add below code to widget area 5

<div id=”text-14″>[PASTE THE SHORTCODE HERE]</div>

widget 5

– Recent Posts Widget With Thumbnails – Please search “Recent Posts Widget With Thumbnails” plugin and don’t forget to add featured image for your post to show the post thumbnail

Your can try  to search “Advanced Recent Posts” Plugin  with responsive grid layouts

Please Let me know if you have any questions or you can buy add on $25 for homepage design and set up + plugins setup + Contact page + banner design.

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