How to Create a Separate Page for Blog Posts in WordPress?

If you recently Start a Blog on WordPress then you might start learning about WordPress but don’t worry it’s quite normal because we slowly learn and understand how things work. So, today I will teach you how to create a separate page for blog posts in WordPress.

Because by default, WordPress displays the blog posts on the homepage but what if, you want to create a custom homepage and looking for a way to displaying posts to a specific page in WordPress.

In this case, this guide will help you to do that, when I start learning about Blogging & SEO that time, I use Blogger but later when I switched to WordPress [Full Guide], I stuck how to run a blog on WordPress and how WordPress dashboard works.

So, I understand your situation, and let’s start the guide on how to customize a blog page in WordPress.

How to Create a Separate Page for Blog Posts in WordPress

How to Create a Separate Page for Blog Posts in WordPress

Well, it’s not a rocket-science to have a separate page for a blog in WordPress, as WordPress allows you to put blog posts on a page in WordPress. So, without wasting any single time, let’s switch to step by step guide so you can learn and do your task on your WordPress blog.

If you just Create a Blog with WordPress than once you are ready with your WordPress dashboard then you need to follow a few steps, mentioned below:

  • First, you need to create two pages in WordPress [Home & Blog].
  • To do this, Go to Pages > Add New > Enter Home in Title > Press Publish Button.
Add New Page in WordPress
Step 1

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Publish New Page in WordPress
Step 2
  • Now, Set Home Page as Landing Page so your home page can be separated from the blog page.
Set Homepage as Landing Page in WordPress
Step 3
  • Follow the Same Process to create a Blog Page & publish it but here you don’t need to change it to a landing page, keep it as it is.

 

Add Blog Page in WordPress
Step 4

You don’t need to add any content on these pages, first, we are setting up their placement on the website. Once you’ve created both pages, you need to follow the below steps.

  • Go to Settings > Reading in the WordPress Admin Section.
Go to Settings & Reading in WordPress
Step 5
  • Under here, it is automatically set to Your Latest Posts but you to click on A Static Page (Select Below) and now choose Home Page [Home Page Created by You]
Set Homepage as Static Page in WordPress
Step 6
  •  Posts Page [Blog Page Created by You]
Set Blog Page as Posts Page in WordPress
Step 7

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Save Changes
Step 8

Final Verdict:

So this is the simplest and easiest process to understand how to create a separate page for blog posts in WordPress and now you can also do that by following this guide. If you still have any query then let me know in the comment section below and I will help you to fix your issue.

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