From our SiteComment section here, I landed in a blog post where the writer writes well, very professional, but with big blocks of paragraphs like those you see in books, magazines, and newspaper.

I find her style so much different from what other writers want... especially those users of Yoast's SEO plugin that advocate short sentences and paragraphs.

Even though the writer's style is like writing a book, I find it easy to read his article.

Perhaps, the one thing that helped readers take the reading easy is the long dividing line in between the long paragraphs.

Can anyone here tell what is this? The long dividing line I marked with red arrows?

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nrollins84 Premium
In your back office editor use the button I circled to add that line (called a horizontal rule). Or in the text tab you can add the html tag </hr> for the same effect.
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GomMagtibay Premium
Thanks! Will check that out. Maybe I should expand the drop down item to see that.
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nrollins84 Premium
Yes. It is under the dropdown.
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JHaugland Premium
It is a <hr /> tag.
You can insert it as code in the Wordpress editor in text mode, but there is also a button for it in visual mode. (see image). It can be styled in CSS.
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GomMagtibay Premium
Thanks. Normally, this thing is hidden in our wordpress dashboard, unless we manually expand the tool bar.

Will check that.
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miamibeach7 Premium
OK, so I just do not have a 2nd line underneath "Paragraph" so I can not change color and certainly I do not have that "line" . Any idea WHERE i can ADD that to my dashboard when I am in my posts and pages?
Thanks!!! Tom
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JHaugland Premium
One of the buttons in the toolbar line that you have is called Toggle Toolbar and it will show that if you hover over it.
Clicking that will expand your toolbar and reveal more functions.
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miamibeach7 Premium
Thank you very much !! You just saved me a whole lot of searching and asking. And I usually dont ask, since I want to find it myself, and that way I DO remember it. So THANK YOU Jorn!! Or better Takk og ha en flott dag / kveld!
Tom
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GomMagtibay Premium
These guys from here taught me that we can access that line via "toggle toolbar" button in our wordpress dashboard. That one near the link/chain icon.
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miamibeach7 Premium
I GOT IT !!! Thanks a Million...
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Catwoman1459 Premium
I use that line break in all my articles it's called a horizontal line. Here is a screenshot to help you.
https://www.awesomescreenshot.com/image/2999601/33d705543bb102e69106998be70cc75f
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GomMagtibay Premium
Staring at one of your articles (The Well Groomed Pet), I noticed that there are heading that have horizontal line next to them, but also there are those who doesn't have. What's your rule for using that line? Can you give me some pointers of when to use it best?
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judebanks Premium
Could be a horizontal rule, maybe customized with CSS.
<hr />

You can use Chrome or Firefox inspector tool to see what it is.

~Jude
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GomMagtibay Premium
Oh, thanks for pointing me to that handy tool. I'm sorry, I forgot about that tool with Chrome and Firefox.

Will check it now.
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JBond1 Premium
Hi, it looks like a page break to me. Maybe the author writes in MS word then uploads the file to their website? I could be completely wrong but that's what it looks like to me : )
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GomMagtibay Premium
Thank you. I'll check with wordpress if that is available.
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GomMagtibay Premium
I checked it, and it's not available. Maybe you're right. Writing using MS Word.
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