Files inside a folder called Pages become pages instead of blog posts. Links to each page appear on your blog’s menu.
You can hide a page from your blog’s menu with the Menu metadata.
Menu: no This page will not appear on your blog‘s menu.
You can create a landing page with the Permalink metadata.
Permalink: / This page will replace your blog‘s homepage. If you still want your readers to access the list of your blog posts, consider adding a link to ‘/page/1’ to your blog’s menu.