How to create a custom PHP page that have access to all variables and functions within the environment of our WordPress blog? The answer is very simple.

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First create a page in your theme folder:

/wp-content/themes/your-theme-name/page.php

After that use this code in the top of your page

<?php
define('WP_USE_THEMES', false);
require('../../../wp-blog-header.php');
?>

Now you can easly  use all the functions specific to WordPress (primarily the loop) in your custom page.

2 COMMENTS

  1. Wow, this is so much easier than the method I currently use. Currently I have a code I normally use which as double that in length. From now on I shall use this code instead 😀

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