How to set up home page and blog page

First of all, create two new blank page. One of them is for your homepage, other one is for your blog page.

If your theme has a special homepage page template, you should select that page template for your homepage;

Page attributes box

After that go to Settings –> Reading. Check “A static page (select below)” radio button.

Front page: Select in the drop-down box the actual Page that you want displayed as your front page.

Posts page: Select in the drop-down box the name of the Page that will now contain your Posts. If you do not select a Page here, your Posts will only be accessible via other navigation features such as category, calendar, or archive links.

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You can find more specific information on your theme’s help documentation…