Assign a Custom Template to a Page or Post

This page is part of the Tutorials: Custom Templates documentation.

Note: The following steps refer only to Pages for the sake of simplicity; the process is the same for Posts, you’ll just be accessing them from their own particular section within the WordPress admin.

  1. Make sure you’ve already created the Custom Template that you plan to use.
  2. Go to PagesAll Pages, and click the title of the Page for which you wish to assign a custom template. (If you’ve not yet created the Page, then click Add New instead.)
  3. Under Thesis Skin Custom Template, choose the name of your previously created Custom Template from the drop down menu:
  4. Custom Template

    Selecting the Custom Template

  5. Click Update (or Publish, if this is a Page you’re just now creating) to preserve the change.