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.

Trim Widget Descriptions

Description

This plugin allows you to shorten or hide the description under each widget on the the widgets admin page.

Installation

  1. Upload trim-widget-descriptions folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to /wp-admin/widgets.php to change the description length.

Contributors & Developers

“Trim Widget Descriptions” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

0.2.2

  • Updated ellipsis function.
  • Works in WP 4.2.0.

0.2.1

  • Minor code clean up and verify compatibility with WordPress 3.8.1.

0.2

  • Added deactivation hook.

0.1

  • Initial build of plugin. Nothing fancy.