How to Access the Manual Excerpt Field for a WordPress Post

Posted OnNov 14, 2013     CategoryPosts     CommentsNo comment

In this article, we will show you how to enable and access the Excerpt Field inside of the post editor. This will allow you to set your own excerpt for themes that support it.

1) Open a post using the editor

2) Click the Screen Options tab located at the top of the page

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3) Click the checkbox for the Excerpt Option

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That’s it! You now have access to the Excerpt field directly from within the post editor.

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