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How to create a custom taxonomy page?

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jbrouwer    5
jbrouwer

Hi, I've created a custom taxonomy for the location (http://codex.wordpress.org/Taxonomies), added this code to functions.php:

	function locatie_init() {
		// create a new taxonomy
		register_taxonomy(
			'locatie',
			'post',
			array(
				'label' => __( 'Locatie' ),
				'hierarchical' => true,
				'rewrite' => array( 'slug' => 'locatie' ),
			)
		);
	}
	add_action( 'init', 'locatie_init' );
So far so good. I have added the locations to my posts and I was able to output them with this code in the loop:
	<?php echo get_the_term_list( $post->ID, 'locatie', 'Locatie: ', ', ', '' ); ?>

See the locations under the excerpt: http://www.pepperbase.com/ideeen My question is how I can create a custom taxonomy page. Now I get a 404 error. In this post http://sixrevisions.com/wordpress/taxonomy/ I've read that I should create a custom template called taxonomy-'the custom taxonomy'.php, as wordpress looks for it when it comes to taxonomies. Pagelines works a little different I understand, so any help would be greatly appreciated. I already installed the base theme. I created a custom page called page.locatie.php and a custom section called locatie which I selected in the drag and drop section. I created a page where I selected this custom template for. No luck so far, and I am not sure whether this is the right way to do it in pagelines framework. Thank you!

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jbrouwer    5
jbrouwer
Oops. I was almost there. Just had to flush the permalink structure! No 404 anymore. See the end of [url]http://codex.wordpress.org/Taxonomies[/url] Hence, there is no need for a custom taxonomy page.

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Jenny    33
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Did you get this resolved then?

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