How do you disable the date on all pages except blog posts?

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    I am using the “Spring Loaded” theme, and would like to disable the date on all pages EXCEPT for blog posts. Is this possible?

    At the moment, on all pages, a small date tab appears at the top left-hand side of the post area.

    Thanks in advance for your help!

    The blog I need help with is



    To edit this, you’ll need the Custom Design upgrade.

    What you’ll need to do is add the following to your CSS stylesheet:

    .page .post-date {display:none;}


    Or you can simply switch to a different theme. Very few themes display the date on static pages – see here:



    Actually, at one time in the past Staff mentioned that dates should not be appearing on static pages at all and I notice that in that list Panos mentions, the vast majority of themes mentioned are much older themes.

    Couldn’t hurt to bring this to their attention.



    Typical me, the one theme that I really like has a glitch!! Woe. Thank you, I will bring it to the support team’s attention.

    I can’t really afford to get a Custom Design upgrade for this project – the whole reason I’m using a free blog. Never mind!

    Thanks again :o)


    It’s not “typical you”: lots of details vary from theme to theme, and it’s very unlikely that you’ll find a theme in which absolutely everything is the way you’d want it to be. I’m an experienced user, and for all the themes I like (including the ones I’m actually using in my blogs) I have a “yes but…” to say.

    And I agree, it’s not worth buying the CD upgrade if you only want to change one thing.



    Thanks for all your invaluable advice!

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