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Ticket #13361: fancy_excerpts.diff

File fancy_excerpts.diff, 1.4 KB (added by iandstewart, 8 years ago)

Filter the traditional "[…]" in excerpts with an empty string and adds a fancy "Continue reading link" to both trimmed excerpts AND custom excerpts.

  • functions.php

     
    244244add_filter( 'excerpt_length', 'twentyten_excerpt_length' );
    245245
    246246/**
    247  * Sets the "read more" link to something pretty.
     247 * Removes the traditional "[…]" for marking of excerpts
    248248 *
     249 * @since Twenty Ten 1.0
     250 * @return remove the traditional "[…]" for marking of excerpts
     251 */
     252function twentyten_remove_ellipses( $more ) {
     253        return '';
     254}
     255add_filter( 'excerpt_more', 'twentyten_remove_ellipses' );
     256
     257/**
     258 * Adds a pretty "Continue Reading" link to post excerpts
     259 *
    249260 * To override this link in a child theme, remove the filter and add your own
    250261 * function tied to the excerpt_more filter hook.
    251262 *
    252263 * @since Twenty Ten 1.0
    253264 * @return string A pretty 'Continue reading' link.
    254265 */
    255 function twentyten_excerpt_more( $more ) {
    256         return ' &hellip; <a href="'. get_permalink() . '">' . __('Continue reading <span class="meta-nav">&rarr;</span>', 'twentyten') . '</a>';
     266function twentyten_excerpt_more($output) {
     267        return $output . ' &hellip; <a href="'. get_permalink() . '">' . __('Continue reading <span class="meta-nav">&rarr;</span>', 'twentyten') . '</a>';
    257268}
    258 add_filter( 'excerpt_more', 'twentyten_excerpt_more' );
     269add_filter( 'get_the_excerpt', 'twentyten_excerpt_more' );
    259270
    260271/**
    261272 * Remove inline styles printed when the gallery shortcode is used.