Over at WordPress support, it isn’t all that unusual to see folks wondering how to exclude certain posts from their front page. I typically suggest they grab a “category excluder” plugin and add the posts they don’t want to see to a certain category.
First, edit the post that you don’t want to show on the front page and add a custom field of “exclude” to it. The value of that field can be anything… we’re not going to check the value, we just want to see if the custom field exists for the post. Do this each time you want to set a post to not show in the main list. You’ll find the custom field se A bit lower in the code, you’ll see: <?php endwhile; ?> Right before that line, let’s close that if statement we just added: <?php } ?> <?php endwhile; ?> Done!