Setup Homepage Options
Now that the homepage template is in place, to assign some content to it.
1. Navigate back to the Customizer and select “Video Elements Theme” > “Homepage Settings”
2. Here you can assign configure your homepage with some simple selections. Not, you may need to create some content first. If you’ve imported the Sample.xml you’ll have plenty.
#### Featured Post Hero
This setting will create a beautiful hero from the posts in this category. Each post in this category requires a Featured image to work correctly. Simply select the category desired. If you imported the Sample.xml, select “test 1” to look like the demo.
#### Featured Page Introduction
Right after the hero is an content section. This section is populated by a page. In the demo, we’ve created a page called about and assigned it here.
#### Featured Post 2
This is a large single post callout. You can pick from your latest 20 posts, it will display below the news block.
#### Slider Category
This will display a category set of posts in a slider below the Featured Post.
#### Footer Post Footer
This is a large single post callout. You can pick from your latest 20 posts, it will display above the footer of the page.
*How do I know this worked?* If you navigate to the homepage, all you content will display similar to the demo.
*I don’t see my category in the Customizer settings.* If this happens, it’s usually because no posts are assigned to the category. Make sure at least one is assigned to the “featured” category.