Tag Archives: Post Types

How To Bulk Convert Posts To Custom Post Types In WordPress?

With in a few clicks you can convert your WordPress posts or pages to some other custom post types and also you can do opposite of same i.e. you can convert any custom post type to posts or pages. Convert Post Types provides you the functions for converting posts and post types in WordPress.

This is not just limited to conversion but the plugin also enables you to limit the conversion to posts from a single category or children of some specific pages and vice versa. You can also assign new taxonomy terms (like tags and categories), which will get automatically added to the posts’ existing terms. This way you can migrate any specific category to a new post type without disturbing any other content.

To start, first install and activate Convert Post Types plugin. Take backup of you database before you start playing with this plugin or if you are sure about what you are doing then visit your admin area Dashboard -> Tools -> Convert Post Types admin page and choose the ‘Convert from‘ and ‘Convert to‘ post type options.

How To Convert WordPress Posts To Custom Post Types In Bulk?

Select a category if you want limiting this conversion. You can add taxonomies to get auto assigned to your content after the post type conversion process. Finally, click the ‘Convert‘ button and wait for the process to complete, process time depends entirely on the amount of content you are converting.

How To Include Custom Post Types On Homepage In WordPress?

By default WordPress only allows users to display static pages and posts on the front page. There are many solutions for displaying any other post type on the homepage like by using shortcode plugins etc  but here we will provide you the easiest among all other solutions. We will be using a hack which you can easily enable on your website or alternatively you may also give a try to CPT on Front Page plugin by fabrizim.

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How To Set Number Of Revisions To Save For Each Post Type In WordPress ?

Now you can easily control the revisions for each stored post type (posts, pages and other custom post types) in your WordPress installation. This way you can reduce the weight of your site’s database and get noticeable performance from faster database queries.  Continue reading How To Set Number Of Revisions To Save For Each Post Type In WordPress ?

How To Show Related Blog Posts By Taxonomy In Your WordPress Site ?

There are many plugin which allows you to display related blog posts in WordPress. This tutorial is on a different kind of related posts plugin which allows you to select the taxonomy type and it shows related posts only from that particular taxonomy given by you. With this plugin you can set related posts display by taxonomies like tags, categories and other custom taxonomies created by you.

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