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Plugin Name: Average Reading Time


Shows how long the average person will need to read your article.

ATTENTION: You’ll need basic coding skills to use tho plugin.
The Plugin activates the function the_average_reading_time(), which returns the following text: “Ø Reading Time: XX minutes”.


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Download the Plugin, put it in your wp-content/plugins folder and activate it in the admin-menu.
Then echo the function the_average_reading_time() within the_loop in your template.


Q: Thank you!
A: You’re welcome.

Contributors & Developers

“Plugin Name: Average Reading Time” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


2011/08/21 – Published version 0.1