[wp-hackers] Difference between is_home and is_front_page

Nathan Rice ncrice at gmail.com
Thu Jan 22 19:31:09 GMT 2009

is_home is limited in that it only returns true if you are on the ACTUAL
home page, whereas is_front_page returns true even if you're using a
specific page as your blog's homepage.


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On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 2:27 PM, Dan Gayle <dangayle at gmail.com> wrote:

> Can anyone explain the difference between is_home() and is_front_page()?
> They appear to me, from the Codex documentation, that they do the same
> thing.
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