In this session we talk about how to control the length of an excerpt in Thesis 2 using the BYOB Custom Excerpt Box for Thesis 2.1. This controls the excerpts by the number of words, the number of characters, the first paragraph or a More Tag and also allow you to choose to include HTML
In this session we discuss how to control the length of the Excerpt in Thesis 2.1 using the BYOB Custom Excerpt Box for Thesis 2.1. You can use it in place of the regular except in your templates and you can use it inside other boxes like the query box. The BYOB Custom Excerpt Box
In this session we demonstrate how to adjust spacing between the Excerpt and the Read More button in Thesis 2.1 using custom CSS and show three places to remove the margin. Member: I can't see at all any under CSS or anywhere how to manipulate that space. It's in the bottom of the Excerpt and
Now that we’ve added excerpt length to our custom excerpt box, we're going to add the "Read More" link to the excerpt. We'll come back over here to our master.php where we wrote this "Read More". We'll copy that, come back over to box.php and add this function, public function "read more". Now, we're not
Now that you know how to change the number of words displayed by an excerpt, next up what we're going to do is add a "read more" link to the excerpt instead of that little dot, dot, dot. Again, we're going to find that here in this the_excerpt page and the filter for that is
Now that we've created a function using a filter hook, we're going to look at example number 1 of this Customizing Thesis 2.1 using PHP seminar. What we’re going to do is change the number of words in the excerpt. So we're going to do this by looking at this the_excerpt in the codex. And
In this session we show how to control the output of the excerpt in WordPress. You turn the excerpt feature on in the screen options. Then we show where in the post you can add custom excerpt text which can include HTML. If you don’t add a custom excerpt then the first block of text
The next thing we're going to do is modify the excerpt. If you'll notice we've got the end of our more tag on this thing and we don't really want those things like that. What we want is just a little dots. The way to do that is to use the excerpt_more filter in WordPress.