Show excerpt in category archive

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    I’m using the Jungleland theme. When going to the category archive page it lists posts by title, author, and date posted. I want to be able to have an excerpt with a thumbnail on this page.

    I’ve read a few forums like this:

    but since the code for content doesn’t exist it is not working. I have also tried adding the content or excerpt code but this gives me a parse error. What can I add and where in my .php so that I can see excerpts on my category and archive pages? My site:



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    ’m sorry but that site is not a free blog from and being free hosted by wordpress.COM so we cannot help you with it. WordPress.COM blogs and installs operate on different code. The correct support forum to get support for that blog is here > http://wordpress.ORG/support

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