Creating a Static Front Page in WordPress

1. Go to the WordPress Administration Panel.
2. Create two WordPress Pages.
3. Title the first page “Home”.
4. Title the second page “Blog” or “Articles”.
5. Publish the Pages.
6. Go to Administration > Settings > Reading.
7. Set “Front page displays:”  to “a static page” and choose the first page you created above for front page. Set Posts page to the page you created for this above.
8. Save changes.