Template files generate the web pages on your WordPress site. Different kinds of pages can have different templates. For example, a page for viewing a single post usually has a different template than a page for viewing an archive of posts.
In our ten-minute Coffee Break Course, Understanding the WordPress Theme Template Hierarchy, Envato Tuts+ instructor Rachel McCollin will teach you how WordPress theme template files work and how WordPress selects a file from your theme folder when displaying pages of your site. Follow along to learn about the template hierarchy and how it connects to different content types.
Watch the introduction below to find out more.
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You may also want to check out the other Coffee Break Courses in the series:
And have a look at the huge selection of high-quality WordPress themes on Envato Market.