[Support request] Display "Ream More" at the end of the post excerpt

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  • #6846

    Clayton
    Participant

    Hey guys,

    I’m trying to get this look on the “Ream More” section. Basically displaying it inline with the excerpt. Any help would be great. Thanks!

    Screenshot: https://imgur.com/a/sAZK4Ce

    #6851

    Jonathan
    Participant

    I figured out how to get it working. See my post: https://wpshowposts.com/support/topic/read-more-link-inline/

    #6853

    Tom
    Keymaster
    #8165

    Clayton
    Participant

    Hey guys,

    I was never able to get this working properly. I have the beta version installed and activated. Is this option built in to the beta version?

    #8170

    Jonathan
    Participant

    Hi Clayton,

    If you download the plugin from here you will be able to fix the problem:
    https://github.com/jeiseman/wp-show-posts

    After using this version of the plugin, I put the following in my functions.php:

    add_filter('wpsp_content_more_link', function() {
        return null;
    } );
    add_filter( 'the_content_more_link', 'generate_custom_content_more', 16 );
    function generate_custom_content_more( $more ) {
        return ' <a class="read-more content-read-more" href="'. get_permalink( get_the_ID() ) . '">' . __('[continued...]', 'generate') . '</a>';
    }

    Jon

    #8173

    Tom
    Keymaster

    That change will be live in the next version of WPSP as well: https://github.com/tomusborne/wp-show-posts/commit/4423b76a05fb5ffddba2a1a9748756c1c927f7dd

    #8174

    Clayton
    Participant

    Hey Jon,

    Thanks for the reply. There must be some sort of conflict with something. I’ve tried with your version of the plugin and added the filters to my functions but it still doesn’t return anything. Not sure what I’m missing!

    Clayton

    #8180

    Jonathan
    Participant

    Hi Clayton,

    You might have some other plugin (or in your own functions.php) that is calling add_filter on the ‘the_content_more_link”. Try changing the priority in the add_filter call to be a larger number (say 99 instead of 16) and see if this solves the problem.

    Also, make sure you’re using my version of the plugin. Look at 474 of wp-show-posts.php and make sure it looks like this:

    <?php
    	$content_more_link = apply_filters('wpsp_content_more_link', false, $settings );
            the_content($content_more_link);
    ?>

    Jon

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