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How to Create a Single Post Page Template


From this tutorial, you will learn how to create a Single Post page with the JetThemeCore plugin that provides theme builder functionality as well as hundreds of templates.

When you use a theme for your site, it already has a post template by default. It consists of different elements: a title, the content block, a featured image, metadata, comments, etc.
Whenever you publish your new post it automatically has the layout and design that was set up in the theme’s template.

Yet, you can build a creatively designed template from scratch using the Elementor page builder, JetThemeCore, and JetEngine plugins from Crocoblock subscription.

Let’s explore how to do it properly.

1 Step — Open the Theme Builder

Navigate to Crocoblock > Theme Builder in WordPress Dashboard.

Here you’ll see the Theme Parts block with the headers, footers, sections, and pages templates. Open the Single block and click the “Add New” button in the top left corner.

2 Step — Create the Single page template

You can see a popup window that asks you to select the template type ( the type would be set to Single by default), and you’ll need to enter the template’s name (e.g., Single Page). Then click the “Create Template” button.

Select template type

As Elementor editor opens you’ll be able to create the post template and style it up according to your needs using any widget you consider suitable. You can use the JetEngine widgets for displaying dynamic content, like meta fields or repeaters for the Single Post page.

Please, note, that you can display the default post data, such as post title and content, using the Dynamic Field widget as well.

hotel single page

3 Step — Design the template

You can insert pre-designed template sections via Magic Button and customize them in your own way.

Sections in Magic Button

Set up the content changing items and using settings available for the widgets you’ve placed to the Single Post page template and click the “Publish” button.

set up content

After all the work is done, open the Settings block located in the bottom left corner, and proceed to the Conditions block.

single page condition settings

Here you can apply the newly created Single Post page template to the entire site, to any custom post type, to the particular post, to all the posts from one particular category or tag, etc.

Next, hit the “Update” button to save the changes, and feel free to view the results on your site.

Single Post template

That’s how you could create and customize the Single Post template.