This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



A very simple and useful utility that allows you to create page summaries, which you can then have automatically displayed on your stub pages.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Upload autosummary.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use [JP-AutoSummary id=”My Page”] shortcode to on your stub page
  4. Place your articles/pages summary between summary shortcode. Example; [Summary]This is a summarized version of my article[/Summary]
  5. See for complete tutorial

Contributors & Developers

“JP-AutoSummary” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • No longer uses custom fields
  • Now uses [Summary] shortcode


  • Renamed to JP-AutoSummary, usage tutorial written


  • Initial Release