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How To Use The More Tag In WordPress

Need to quickly create post excerpts on your WordPress posts? Use the more tag to set the point at which the article is truncated on the front page of the site.

Here is a short list of the reasons why you should use the More tag.

  • Prevent those long, novel-length posts from taking up the entire screen.
  • It makes a blog look more organized and more visually appealing.
  • Comments are only visible on individual post pages.

What Does It Look Like When In Use?

Once you have published your post, this is what you will see on the main page of your blog:

A screenshot of what the more tag looks like  on the main page of a blog in WordPress

Once you click the ‘Continue reading’ link, you will be taken to your full post. Continue reading How To Use The More Tag In WordPress