September 12, 2012 at 2:23 am #16233
I messed something up. On this blog I created for a lady I did a lot of changes to the css and whatnot and now when she clicks page 2 or 3 of the home page which also the blog, it puts /page/2/ on the end like it is going to the 2nd page, but nothing happens. It’s still the first page. Please message me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will give login details as it’s still in the development phase.September 12, 2012 at 5:29 am #90688
Try to deactive all your plugins and re-update your permalinks. If this doesn’t work, try to update the theme.
IsmaelSeptember 12, 2012 at 5:22 pm #90689
I deactivated the plugins, updated the permalinks, and updated the theme. I’m wondering if it’s because the blog is on the home page??? I tried putting the blog somewhere else and it worked fine. The site is live/non-indexed. http://www.nymphotales.com/
Thanks!September 13, 2012 at 2:03 am #90690
I don’t think that would happen because the blog is on the homepage, however, you might want to try this out:
Go to Choices > Theme Options and set:
Frontpage Settings – Home
Blog – Blog
Go to Choices > Template Builder > Frontpage
Add a Blog element to your frontpage template
Just make sure that your Home’s (the page you set as frontpage) layout is set to “Frontpage” under “Dynamic Templates”.
Hope this helps. :)
IsmaelSeptember 13, 2012 at 3:46 pm #90691
Hmmm… I hate to keep coming back empty handed Ismael.
Made sure this was the case and still when I go to /page/2/ on the home page, it was a duplication of the base site.
Please write at email@example.com and I will give you login details to see if there’s something in the custom CSS that is messing it up.September 14, 2012 at 6:17 pm #90692
You said that you modified the code causing pagination to break? I think the simplest thing would be to start with a fresh theme without any modifications on your development server and after making sure that pagination is working, to slowly start adding your modifications back until you hit the point where it breaks and work from there.
NickSeptember 14, 2012 at 11:57 pm #90693September 15, 2012 at 3:14 am #90694
Sorry about that, I took your intro to mean that prior to edits everything worked.
1) Let’s try a different route – please go to Admin > Choices > Theme Options, and make sure that *both* ‘Frontpage Settings; as well as ‘And ‘where do you want to display the Blog’ settings are both identical and both are selecting the Blog page (the page currently set on site).
Click Save. Please see if anything changed. If not:
2) Now please go to Admin > Settings > Reading and set the Radio Button for ‘Static Page’ and select Blog page (same as 1st step).
Please let me know how it went.
NickSeptember 16, 2012 at 3:39 am #90695
When I did this, the blogs all showed up and the pagination worked but then the image at the top went away and that was pretty important to this woman. I’m wondering if I should do it that way but just throw the code for the image in the blog page template but not the standard page template so it wouldn’t be anywhere but the home page and subsequent paginations of that. Does that make sense?
What do you think?September 17, 2012 at 3:59 pm #90696
I am not sure why the part is missing, it’s strange.You can use template builder to create a dynamic template for the homepage, add the blog , and before the blog add whatever other element you want to show whatever was there before.
NickSeptember 18, 2012 at 2:14 am #90697
Hey, should let y’all know what worked. When I changed the reading settings to the latest posts WHILE also putting the HOME page as the blog and the home page the pagination started working again.September 18, 2012 at 7:24 pm #90698
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