WordPress: How to define an excerpt for a post

When using an excerpt based post layout, your post content will be automatically shortened into a summary. Sometimes, you may with to manually set this excerpt rather than let WordPress automatically generate it for you.

How to set an excerpt for a post

Click an option below for information:

If you are new to WordPress, you will most likely be using WordPress 5

Article tags: summary, excerpts, post summaries

Was this article helpful?