But really, what is the WordPress Loop? What does it do? Why is it important?
What is a WordPress Loop?
Why should you care about the Loop? What do Loops have to do with WordPress? The answer may shock many of you.
WordPress runs a loop EVERY TIME any piece of content is shown on your blog.
Loops control every piece of generated content in WordPress. If you want to really customize and control the content on your blog, you need to understand the WordPress Loop.
WordPress Loop Explained!
Ron H. (the LoopBuddy mastermind) recently unpacked and explained the WordPress Loop in a very simple to understand slideshow. In this slideshow, you’ll learn:
- How the Loop relates to posts meta (custom fields), taxonomies (categories, tags, post format), attachments, and more
- How the Loop relates to Queries (the sorting and displaying of information)
- How LoopBuddy can create unlimited queries and layouts or override/create new sections (including custom 404 pages, “blog” archives, and sitemaps).
Go ahead. Check out the Slideshow “What is the WordPress Loop” to get a very good idea of what a WordPress Loop is, and how LoopBuddy can help you control it effortlessly!!