WordPress consists of both pages and posts.
This means you can create static content which stays the same and add fresh content as often as you like.
Creating a page in WordPress is pretty much the same as creating a post, however there are differences.
Learn more about using pages in WordPress with these additional resources:
- A Beginners Guide to Pages & Posts
- Create a Custom Sales Page Using a Plugin
- Adding Page Navigation (Pagination) To Your WordPress Theme
Some of the most popular uses for pages include creating a custom homepage.
If you are using WordPress for a business website, you would create page for your cornerstone content and write blogs posts linking back to these static pages.
Pages are also used for your static commercial type sales copy and the most common pages created in WordPress are:
- Contact page
- About page
- Blog page
- Legal page
- Services page
Next we’ll check out comments and discussion for bloggers.