This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Plastic Post Style

Description

To enhance the WordPress default formatter’s flexibility, this plugin
enables configuring content and excerpt styles with various formats.

Features

  • Replaces “br” tags with “p” tags.
  • Produces valid XML parser for all sources.
  • Automatically generates excerpts in chosen length.
    Enables configuring following settings; length, separator elements (period,
    touten, paragraph), read more text, tags which you allow in excerpts,
    and etc..
  • Add any tags or texts to one’s contents as header and footer.

Demo

See this plugin working on my blog. Contents and excerpts in this site are generated by this plugin.

Screenshots

  • Plastic Post Style control panel

Installation

  1. Upload this directory to the ‘wp-content/plugins/’ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in Word Press.
  3. Open ‘Plastic Post Style’ control panel through the ‘Settings’ menu
    and change configurations.
    This plugin supports English & Japanese in control panel.
  4. When output excerpts in set length, write the template tag
    “the_excerpt()” (not “the_content()”) in template files.
  5. Excerpts will be generated automatically by this plugin, and “<!–more–>” links will be replaced by the set parameter.

Contributors & Developers

“Plastic Post Style” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.1.3

  • Bug fix about “<!–more–>” links, sorry.
  • Bug fix about counting letters of the content.

1.1.2

  • Associated with “<!–more–>” links.
  • New parameter “space” has been added to “Separater” setting.

1.1.1

  • Small fix about breaks in the end of excerpts.
  • Brushed up the code.

1.1.0

  • Debugged several severe problems! Now you can use shortcodes normally with this plugin.

1.0.4

  • Fixed nofollow function to be enabled.

1.0.3

  • Bilingual support in control panel(English/Japanese).

1.0.2

  • Fixed Configuration Items & Interface in control panel.

1.0.1

  • Fixed “Separater” settings of excerpt filter.

1.0

  • Released!