How to Find WordPress Page ID?

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Do you want to learn how to find WordPress Page ID?

While using WordPress you will come across a situation where you need to find out page Id. It is both useful in coding and working with plugins. If you wish to learn how to find page ID, you have chosen the correct article.

 Here you will learn about page ID, and detailed step-by-step instructions to find page ID in WordPress. Also, we have mentioned two handy ways to find out page ID, one way is without using plugins, and the other is with the use of plugins.     

What is Page ID?

Page ID is the identification number of pages we create in WordPress. Every content that we create in WordPress either posts or pages, has its own distinct number for identification. If only we know page ID, we are able to trace, edit, or sometimes share a particular page at any time. Also, it helps in the organization of the content of the page within your site’s database.

 We can easily add or remove a page from a plugin’s function, code a specific page, and even display a widget on your favorable page. Overall, page ID enables us to quickly customize the page per our wish.

Without further delay, let’s check out the ways to find page ID:

How to Find Page ID Without Using a Plugin?

This is the basic and quick method to find out page ID. First of all, log in to the WordPress admin area and click on the Pages >> All Pages in the left bar.

Select the page whose ID has to be determined. For the sake of this article, I have chosen my “Blog” page.

After the page is opened, look at the URL in the web browser’s address bar. You will see the page ID, shown within the page URL.

How to Find Page ID Using Plugins?

Installing free plugins is also an easy method to find page IDs. It is easy in the sense that we don’t have to keep looking at the URL for page ID, it is automatically displayed in the main menu.

Reveal IDs are one of the most popular free plugins. It is easy to install and functions immediately after installation. This plugin not only finds page ID or post ID but other types of IDs like tag, category, user, etc as well which are displayed in the WordPress content menu.

Let’s start step by step ways to find out page ID with the use of the plugins:

First of all, we need to install the “Reveal ID” plugin. For this login to your WordPress admin area. 

  • Click on the Plugins >> Add New.
  • Search Reveal ID in the search plugin function. Click on the “Install Now” button. After installment, you need to activate the plugin so that it will come into action.
  • To view page ID, navigate to Pages >> All Pages where you will immediately find an extra column named “ID” in the menu displaying IDs of each page respectively available on WordPress.

This is how page ID is determined.

Wrapping up :

We hope this article cleared all your doubts regarding page ID. While using WordPress, sometimes you will face such a situation where you need to know the exact page ID to overcome the situation. In such a case you can follow any of the methods above to find your way out. Surely, it would not disappoint you.   

Also, check out our other article “How to Show Related Page in WordPress” for more detailed information about WordPress.

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