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Excerpt by Characters

Description

Set the maximum length of excerpt by number of characters or words.

Installation

  1. Upload excerpt-by-characters.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to Settings>Excerpt by Characters on the admin page. Specify the number of maximum characters or words and save the setting.
  4. Whenever you save a post, the excerpt length of that post will be set.

FAQ

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Contributors & Developers

“Excerpt by Characters” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

3.0

  • add words support

2.2

  • always end with space

2.1

  • better default scheme

2.0

  • enable on category, tag and search page

1.5

  • Add default value

1.4

  • fix major bugs

1.3

  • fix bugs

1.2.1

  • Test with WP 3.8

1.1

  • Initial Release