is_index()

Description

This tag will return true if the current page is the index/homepage (set under Settings > Pages) and false if the page is not the index page. Very useful for controlling layout and visible elements specific to the homepage.

Usage

<?php 
    if ( is_index( $page ) ) 
    { 
    // ...
} 
?>

Parameters

$page

  • optional
  • string
  • default is current page

The slug of the page you would like to test.

Examples

<?php 
    if ( is_index( "projects" ) )  { 
        // Do something cool 
    } 
?>