Users have asked how we set a static homepage in WordPress blog and how to design it. In this post, we will show you the step by step method to set a static homepage in your WordPress blog. By using a static page, you will be able to edit the front page using any page builder like Divi or Visual Composer.
How To Set a Static Homepage In WordPress
First of all, log in to your WordPress dashboard and create 2 pages. We need pages for showing one as home and the other as blog posts.
You don’t need to add any contents on those two pages.
After creating pages, you need to go to the reading settings.
By default, WordPress will show your latest posts on the homepage. You need to change it to a static page option below.
Choose your home and blog page from the drop-down.
In my blog page, WordPress will show the latest 5 blog posts. Configure that setting and update the settings.
This is how you can set a static homepage and blog page in WordPress. From now on, you will be able to edit your front page a.k.a homepage using any WordPress page builder.
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