en WordPress.com Forums › Support Excerpt not working in my theme Author Posts September 26, 2010 at 6:33 pm #523415 varunbhargava91Member hi! I’m using DePo Masthead theme. Excerpts do not seem to work on this theme. I would like to first display excerpt which would then be linked to the main article. How do I achieve this? The blog I need help with is metalochak.wordpress.com. September 26, 2010 at 7:06 pm #523563 1tessModerator Emeritus DePo Mashead is not a theme that supports customizable excerpts: http://wpbtips.wordpress.com/2009/03/25/the-excerpt-function/ But you can split your posts by using the “read more” tag: http://en.support.wordpress.com/splitting-content/more-tag/ Author Posts The topic ‘Excerpt not working in my theme’ is closed to new replies.