In WordPress, you can customize the settings of your Posts according to your choice. Many bloggers posts an excerpt of their posts on the home page of their Website which are like a small description of what you have posted. It is you, who decides the amount of content to be shown to the users.
“More tag” is used for this purpose and through this tutorial you will learn to add read more button in WordPress by following the set of simple steps.
Steps to Add Read More Button in WordPress
Step 1: Go to the Posts, click on “All Posts”.
Step 2: Click on “Edit” option on the post in which you want to insert more tag.
Step 3: Place the cursor from where you want to split the content and in the top you’ll see “Insert more tag” option, click on it.
Step 4: Your tag is inserted now as shown in the image below.
This can also be done while creating the post.
Step 5: Click on “Update” to make the changes.
To see the changes view the post after refreshing it, “Continue Reading” option will appear in the home page.