Showing a single custom content type post on the “home” page

The first step is to add a “home” specific get_posts functions to the active theme’s function file – in this case the custom content type was named “newspaper”

Then in the home.php file of the theme you will want to restrict how many posts are returned like this:

Then in home.php you will want to insert the code that you used to construct the custom content type’s “single” page (in this case single-newspaper.php)