There is a "read more" line that you can use on your pages, so how do I make this work? Say I want my 3 review pages to appear on one page with read more tags?

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Trialynn Premium
I got them working on my site (with the exception of one wild child) that will break the post where you exactly where you want it to with the use of this command <!--more-->
PM me if I can help!
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alexisnilo Premium
Thanks for sharing this, I will bookmark it.
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Savant Premium
In your dashboard, go to settings, > reading, then under the part where it says "For Each Article in a feed, show" and then select Summary.
I am using Parabola theme, which allows me to adjust the excerpt settings for post snippets. You should find it under your theme's settings if you can adjust them.
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NickWild Premium
Okey I was able to change it to summary. So what do I do now? Do I have to write all my reviews on one post then to break it up like that or is there another way?
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Savant Premium
If you want to break your pages up, use the <!--more--> tag, as suggested by Terea. That will give you a bit more control over the basic WP actions.
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NickWild Premium
I have tried that but it does not work. I get the "more" tag on my page but what do I do from there? I have 3 posts on reviews so I want to put them on one page with the "More" button to seperate them. So I can go to my review page, scroll down till I find the review I'm looking for and then read on. How do I do that?
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Savant Premium
I would probably just make a page and then copy and paste snippets from the reviews, with a link to the actual posts. This way it would be like a sort of "Index" page to your reviews.
The problem with WordPress is that just about everything for a BASIC site is already configured by the theme you choose. Which is great if you are satisfied with that, but I like to be in control and often start from scratch building a site from the ground up - at least I know that every little dot and tiddle is exactly where I want it. The downside to that is hundreds of hours experimenting and testing and writing code.
I have found a wordpress theme that is suitable for a complete DIY coder, called BlankSlate, and a blank slate it certainly is. No I haven't posted anything with it yet, and it is not easy work, but it is the one theme where you have absolute total control.
In the mean time, I'd just make up an index page with an intro to the information and a link taking you to the post.
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NickWild Premium
Thanx Savant I think that idea will work for my site. I will go and do that thanx again.
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Savant Premium
Nick they are called "Snippets"
You can set it up so that you have full posts on a page, or just a snippet of a post, (depending on your theme) you can adjust snippets to 25, 50 or 75 words. The snippet will end with "...Read More." Which will link to the complete article.
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NickWild Premium
Okey but how do I do it?
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kholmes Premium
I was wondering, when I insert the (read more) after a few lines, I still see my article below a dotted line. Do I need to do anything further or just update and then preview. Wasn't quite clear on where the article goes, or if I am suppose to copy and paste somewhere else.
Your help would be appreciated.
Kim :))
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NickWild Premium
Thanx but that didn't really work with my site.
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Jaweda2k Premium
Are your reviews pages or posts? That can make a difference as far as how I would go about what I think you are looking to do.
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Jaweda2k Premium
What I am thinking is that if your reviews are set up using posts, you can insert the read more as per directed in the blog above. Then make sure that each post is included in a specific category. Then you can create a link to the category in your menu which would show the posts with the read more tags.
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NickWild Premium
Yes the reviews are posts. I will try this tomorrow and see what happens, thanx for your help.
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Jaweda2k Premium
Okay. Let me know if it works out for you. Will be more than happy to continue to help as needed.
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NickWild Premium
Will do so
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