WiscWeb - WordPress UW Theme - Setting Your Homepage

This document will walk you through the process of setting the "front page" or homepage of your website. Note: Only site administrators have access to this change. Editor roles will not be able to update the homepage settings.


  1. From the Dashboard, click on Appearance
  2. Click on Customize

    To locate the Customizer, click on Appearance and then Customize

  3. Click on Homepage Settings

    Choose homepage settings

  4. Under Your Homepage Displays, choose the "A static page" option

    Choose the "a static page" option under the Your Homepage Displays area

  5. Select the page you'd like as the homepage from the dropdown
  6. Click the blue Publish button


  • If you are not seeing the option to update the homepage settings, you may not have an Administrator role on the site. Please double-check your role by navigating to the Users link in the Dashboard. If you are not an Administrator, you will not be able to update the homepage settings.

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Keywords:static, blog, homepage, home page, main page, front page   Doc ID:67984
Owner:Matt G.Group:WiscWeb CMS
Created:2016-10-24 14:03 CDTUpdated:2021-11-29 12:56 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, WiscWeb CMS
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