When working on your website you may want to display content from one page on the other. We are going to show you how to duplicate pages in WordPress. You may already notice that we have a lot of WordPress themes based on different plugins, for example, Power builder based and Elementor based themes. Let’s see how to duplicate pages in those themes:
How to duplicate pages if Power Builder plugin is installed?
Duplicate function is built into the Power Builder. There are five simple steps on how to duplicate page content:
Open page or post you want to copy. You can do that under the Pages > All Pages (or Posts > All Posts section in your admin panel).
Click on Save to Library button at the top right corner of the Power builder editor to save layout to the builder library.
You will get a pop-up box. Enter your layout title and click on the Save button.
Now you can get to the next step. To add the saved layout to your new page, open this page/post and click Load from library button in the top right corner.
Click on the Add from library button in a pop-up you will see. Select a layout by clicking on the Load button next to its title.
Wait while a layout is loaded. Modify content to your needs, save the page and check your site.
Here is a great tutorial on how to create power builder page layout copy to revert it to the page. Don’t hesitate to check it!
How to duplicate pages/posts in Elementor?
Elementor plugin has built in duplicator as well. To use it:
Open the page or post you want to clone in Elementor page builder.
Click on the arrow next to the Update button in the bottom left corner.
Chose Save as a Template option from the section you will see next.
Save your page to the library on the next step. Enter your template title and click on the Save button.
Now you can open your new page in Elementor
You will see two buttons: Add new section and Add Template. Click on the 2nd button to add your template to the page.
Click on My Templates tab in a pop-up you will see. Select saved template from the list you will see there and click Insert button. You can preview template before selection by clicking Preview button.
Save changes and check your site. Page is duplicated now. You can change its content to your needs now.
But what if theme does not have Power Builder or Elementor included?
S To clone pages you will need to use duplicator plugin.
The first thing you need to do it plugin installation. Navigate to Plugins > Add New section in your back-end.
Start to search for the suitable plugin. Enter duplicate to the search field. We are going to use Duplicate Post plugin.
Click Install Now to start plugin installation.
Wait while the plugin is installed and activate it after install by clicking Activate button.
Now you can clone posts or pages on your site. To do that open Pages > All Pages (or Posts > All Posts) page in your admin panel.
Hover over the page you want to duplicate and click Clone button.
You will see original and duplicated pages in your admin panel.
Please, note! Duplicated page will be saved as Draft. You will need to Publish it to be able to put on your site.
You can check a tutorial on how to clone pages and posts in WordPress for more details.
That is it! You know how to duplicate pages and posts in WordPress now! More tutorials are coming soon.