en WordPress.com Forums › Support why will excerpt not enable? Author Posts May 30, 2009 at 10:41 pm #367953 armedwithcourageMember Greetings… To my bafflement and frustration I am unable to get the summary/excerpt (they are the same yeah?) to work despite having enabled this in the settings… I’m left with this sixteen page essay on the front page and no summary to it, hmmpf… By the way, the cavatar will not show either :? Maximum gratitude in advance! The blog I need help with is armedwithcourage.wordpress.com. May 30, 2009 at 10:43 pm #368082 raincoasterMember We cannot answer technical questions without a link to the blog in question, starting with http. May 30, 2009 at 11:12 pm #368089 armedwithcourageMember http://armedwithcourage.wordpress.com ta! May 30, 2009 at 11:35 pm #368098 panaghiotisadamMember 1. The Excerpt/summary works in very few themes – see here: http://wpbtips.wordpress.com/2009/03/25/the-excerpt-function/ 2. There’s nothing related to that in the Settings. 3. What you need is this: http://support.wordpress.com/splitting-content/more-tag/ Pay very close attention to the notes on formatting issues. May 31, 2009 at 2:13 am #368104 armedwithcourageMember Gracias. The thing i was doin wrong was fogetting to click on the html editing tab, woopsy daisy… :) Author Posts The topic ‘why will excerpt not enable?’ is closed to new replies.