Custom homepage template
@its-brad If there is a ready-to-use front-end interface, I'd rather use it than having to manually change the files
And the Custom Pages plugin is really good, you should consider install it
Is there any way to have direct access to the HTML like i do with custom themes?
And if you choose the HTML widget, you can put there any HTML code freely
@jtsimoes Maybe, things like that don't generally feel powerful enough for my needs. If i create a theme I'd like to have more control of the homepage. I'll play around with it though.
What does this refer too?
@its-brad What NodeBB version and plugin version are you using?
I'm not getting that on Widgets page...
@jtsimoes I guess my question is more "where is home.tpl"? I think that is from nodebb-theme-quickstart
@its-brad It's this plugin right here, not the
Follow these steps I told you, it's very simple:
@its-brad You can install
nodebb-plugin-custom-pagesand config it like this:
Then go to ACP -> Extend -> Widgets and look for
home.tplto customize it your way with all the widgets you want.
Then go to ACP -> General -> Homepage and choose this new page to be your homepage (in this example the custom path will be
And it's done.
I think this is the only way to do what you want. This is a great plugin too if you want to extend your forum pages and it is not heavy at all.
Thanks, but yeah again, im looking for a file on disk that i can version control and share across the team. Seems that may not be possible though.
@its-brad you could try using custom-homepage instead then, I think it uses a single template file.