The Get Better Excerpt plugin works almost identical to the built in get_the_excerpt() and the_excerpt() functions except it returns whole words inste
Insert the following code into your WordPress theme files:
Without passing any parameters, the plugin will return ten results or fewer depending on how many posts you have.
By default the plugin wraps your code in list item (<li>) tags but you can specify how to format the results using the following code:
If you'd like to link to the post (remember it's not live yet) you can do so by calling:
You can specify the number of words returned using the option:
If you would like to load the content directly, skipping the entered excerpt:
By default the plugin includes a ... after the excerpt, you can remove it or change it by altering:
If you would like to return whole sentences rather than words, you can control the number of sentences to return:
Finally, if you'd like to copy the results into a variable you can return the results as follows:
Requires: 3.2.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.1.0
Last Updated: 10 months ago
Active Installs: 100+
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