Offset a blog feed in Divi

A little-known feature about Divi’s blog module is that you can use it to offset the posts in a blog feed. Don’t know what this means (or how to use it)? Keep on reading.

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Offset number is a feature that allows you to choose how many posts back¬†a blog feed starts. It’s defaulted to 0, so it will show your most recent post. But if you set it to 1, it will start the blog feed one post back, and so on. You can use offsetting to create interesting Divi layouts (like static areas in the middle of a blog feed, where you could insert a call to action or mailing list signup form).

I made a quick sketch; this feature makes it possible to create blog feeds in following arrangements such as:

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