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Auto Populate Excerpt Field

How do auto populate the excerpt field with the first 15 words of the post content? I found this snippet: function wps_excerpt_content( $content ) { $content = “YOUR EXCERPT HERE”; return $content; } add_filter( ‘default_excerpt’, ‘wps_excerpt_content’ ); But I don’t know how to modify it with what I need. Any help?

How can I list recent posts excerpts?

I am using this directly from the codex to list 3 recent articles titles. <ul> <?php $args = array( ‘numberposts’ => ‘3’); $recent_posts = wp_get_recent_posts( $args ); foreach( $recent_posts as $recent ){ echo ‘<li><a href=”‘ . get_permalink($recent[“ID”]) . ‘” title=”Look ‘.esc_attr($recent[“post_title”]).'” >’ . $recent[“post_title”].'</a> </li> ‘; } ?> </ul> This works fine however, when I […]

How to show a full post, not just an excerpt

I have a blog page where blog posts have an excerpt on with a continue reading link below. When the link is clicked the full post should appear/or should be diverted to. This isn’t that case. The user is diverted to the post, however only the excerpt is displayed along with a continue reading link […]

Limit the_excerpt in the first point (.) of the sentence

I would like to filter the function the_excerpt to stop to find the first endpoint. Ex: “This is the article summary which ends at the endpoint with a full-stop.” Any idea is welcome.

Word Count Function Preventing Permalink Editing

This code counts the number of words in an excerpt and adds it to the excerpt meta box in the post edit screen: However, something about this code is preventing the editing of permalinks in the post edit screen and I am unable to identify the problem. Any ideas?

Display most recent post in full, excerpts of older posts

Running 3.5.1. Is there an easy way to display my most recent post in its entirety and only display excerpts for my older posts on my home page?

How to echo excerpts with wp_list_pages?

I’ve tried to echo excerpts in wp_list_pages with the code below. It works, but only for one of the child pages. How would I echo the excerpt and title for each child page? <?php $children = wp_list_pages(‘title_li=&depth=1&child_of=’.$post->ID.’&echo=0′); if ($children) { ?> <h2> <?php echo $children; ?> <?php the_excerpt(); ?> </h2> <?php } ?>

Excerpt unwanted text “<!— value: –>”

After I updated my WordPress to 4.2.2 I minified my code : <?php while( $teamGroup->have_posts()) : $teamGroup->the_post(); ?> if (get_the_excerpt()) { ?> <?php echo get_the_excerpt(); ?> <?php } ?> <?php endwhile;?> I’m getting the excerpt from here: But if excerpt is empty I got this unwanted text <!– value: –>

Display oEmbed in the_excerpt

I am currently adding add_filter(‘the_excerpt’, array($wp_embed, ‘autoembed’), 9); to my functions.php file to no avail any other suggestions would be great. Also if I add $content-width to functions.php the settings are ignored. I have wp-debug on with no errors/warnings and no errors are being logged.

Excerpt – add the last few words of posts to the

Is there an easy method of adding the last few words of the posts, added to the trimmed excerpt that is automatically generated for post displayed on category pages? Currently it will only show the first given number of words, and I would like it to have the first few words and the last few […]