Advanced Excerpt

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Version Release Date Change Log
4.3.6 2020-06-01

( June 1st, 2020 ) = * Fix - Issue with undefined index PHP notice

4.3.5 2020-02-06

( February 6th, 2020 ) = * Fix - Issue when excerpt ends in a foreign character

4.3.4 2019-12-17

( December 17th, 2019 ) = * Fix - Sentence finish option not working properly if . ? or ! are followed by another character such as " for example

4.3.3 2019-11-08

( October 5th, 2019 ) = * Fix - Conflict with "WPTouch" plugin * Fix - Conflict with "bbPress" plugin

4.3.2 2019-09-24

( September 24th, 2019 ) = * Fix - Conflict with "The Events Calendar" plugin

4.3.1 2019-06-21

( June 21st, 2019 ) = * New - Option to disable the functionality for WooCommerce products

4.3.0 2019-06-14

( June 14th, 2019 ) = * Fix - Conflict with Sassy Social Share plugin

4.2.9 2019-05-27

( May 27th, 2019) = * New - Filter for developers to change the read more text. The filter is advanced_excerpt_read_more_text * Tweak - The read more text option now accept shortcodes

4.2.8 2019-03-20
  • New - Screen reader text is now optional, can be enabled in the options
  • New - Added option to remove the "read more link" if the full post content is shown
  • New - Title can be included in the "read more link" by adding {title} to the option
4.2.7 2019-03-15
  • New - Option to open "read more" in a new tab
  • New - Added screen reader text for "read more" link
4.2.6 2019-03-01
  • New "Finish" option that counts exact characters including blank spaces.
4.2.5 2018-07-09
  • Fixed the "remove shortcodes from excerpt" functionality
4.2.4 2018-07-03
  • Compatibility tested for latest version of WordPress ( 4.9.6 )
  • Minor tweaks
4.2.3 2016-06-07
  • Fix: The "Remove all tags except the following" wasn't excluding tags as expected
  • Fix: Call remove_all_filter() on the the_excerpt hook to improve excerpt rendering
  • Fix: Only honor the "Only filter the_content() when there's no break (<!--more-->) tag in the post content" setting when hooking into the_content filter
  • Improvement: Improve backwards compatibility by reverting back to using get_the_content() for the base excerpt text
  • Improvement: Added the advanced_excerpt_skip_excerpt_filtering filter allowing users to skip excerpt filtering on a per excerpt basis
4.2.2 2014-06-02
  • Fix: The the_advanced_excerpt() function was not working on singular page types (pages / posts)
4.2.1 2014-05-28
  • Fix: Undefined index errors when using the the_advanced_excerpt() function
  • Fix: Not excluding tags when using the exclude_tags argument in the the_advanced_excerpt() function
4.2 2014-05-27
  • Feature: Toggle excerpt filtering when there's no break (<!--more-->) tag in the post content
  • Feature: Toggle excerpt filtering for the the_excerpt() and the_content() functions
  • Feature: Toggle excerpt filtering on certain page types
  • Improvement: Added HTML5 tags to the allowed tags list
  • Improvement: Options are now automatically removed from wp_options when the plugin is deleted from the dashboard
  • Improvement: Added several WordPress filters, allowing developers to extend/modify the default functionality of the plugin
  • Improvement: Additional strings were made i18n friendly
  • Improvement: All options are now stored in one row in wp_options rather than one row per option
  • Improvement: Several UI elements have be reworded and styled differently to improve user experience
  • Fix: Now works with themes using the_content() on archive pages (i.e. WordPress default themes and others)
  • Fix: Notices/warning were appearing when the options were saved while having a checkbox option unchecked
  • Fix: The "Read More" link was being incorrectly appended into certain HTML tags, e.g. table tags and list tags
4.1.1 2011-12-14
4.1 2011-12-13
  • Fix: Template function with custom options works again
  • Fix: Data before header bug (retro-fixed in 4.0)
  • Feature: Template function also works with array-style parameters
  • Removed multibyte support
  • Removed PHP 4 support (WP 3.2+ users should be fine, others should update)
  • Better code testing before release!
4.0 2011-12-07
  • Feature: Brand new parsing algorithm which should resolve some running time issues
  • Feature: Options to finish a word or sentence before cutting the excerpt
  • Fix: A few small bugs
3.1 2010-01-27
  • Fix: A few bugs with custom and character-based excerpts
3.0 2010-01-26
  • Major release since 0.2.2 (also removed the 0. prefix from the version number)
  • Feature: Shortcodes can be removed from the excerpt
  • Feature: Virtually any HTML tag may now be stripped
  • Feature: A read-more link with custom text can be added
  • Fix: Word-based trimming speed improved
  • Fix: Template tag function improved
  • Fix: Improved ellipsis placement
0.2.2 2010-01-25