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How do i create a new “default” template? (Not using the template builder).
I want to call it default 2 and set it as a full width page while having the default template as is, with a right side bar.
Why do you need to do this? You can edit the page then look for Overwrite default Post Layout > choose Fullsize (no sidebar) to create a full width page.
If you really want to create a new template, you can duplicate template-archive.php, find this code:
Template Name: Archives
Replace it with this code, for example:
Template Name: Full Width Page
You can then edit the template layout.
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