en WordPress.com Forums › Support reduce post size on front page Author Posts September 15, 2007 at 6:22 pm #144863 dankydugMember what I am wanting is to not have my posts appear in their entirety on the front page (“read on”, etc.) I see this on many WP blogs, but can’t figure out how to do it A free hug for the person to actually help me with this September 15, 2007 at 6:25 pm #145135 timethiefMember Many bloggers have used these instructions with success using the more tag to truncate long posts HTH :) September 15, 2007 at 6:46 pm #145142 dankydugMember THANK YOU September 15, 2007 at 6:49 pm #145144 timethiefMember You’re most welcome. :) You’re going to love wordpress. And as you’re new this link to a Beginner’s Guide will be useful https://en.forums.wordpress.com/topic.php?id=11280 September 15, 2007 at 7:29 pm #145160 julienneMember More is an excellent feature, It also means that RSS feeders only get a small piece of the post..means they have to come back for the rest….greeeeat!!! Get the ‘more’ from the icons at the top of the post area dankydug, and welcome to WordPress.com! J September 15, 2007 at 7:31 pm #145161 timethiefMember Yes indeed and all that is covered in the information at the link I posted above for dankydug. :) September 15, 2007 at 7:34 pm #145163 julienneMember I believe if you have the imfo there in the post its helpful to all members, also saves bandwidth too as they don’t need to search. J Author Posts The topic ‘reduce post size on front page’ is closed to new replies.