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Change Read More Text in WordPress

If you want to change the default read more text in wordpress for the posts, then you have to add a filter hook to customize the read more link for the posts. It is very simple, you can do it in 4-5 steps.

Steps to change the read more text in wordpress

  1. Login into your admin dashboard
  2. Open your Theme Editor under the Appearance by following this Appearance > Theme Editor
  3. Select your functions.php file of your active theme
  4. Add the below code in your functions.php file and save it.
  5. After saving, you will see your Read More text has been changed successfully for your posts.

Note: If your Theme Editor has been disabled and you cannot access it then you have to go through with FTP or cPanel account and add the above code in the functions.php file.

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Hey there! I'm Aman Mehra, a full-stack developer with over six years of hands-on experience in the industry. I've dedicated myself to mastering the ins and outs of PHP, WordPress, ReactJS, NodeJS, and AWS, so you can trust me to handle your web development needs with expertise and finesse. In 2021, I decided to share my knowledge and insights with the world by starting this blog. It's been an incredible journey so far, and I've had the opportunity to learn and grow alongside my readers. Whether you're a seasoned developer or just dipping your toes into the world of web development, I'm here to provide valuable content and solutions to help you succeed. So, stick around, explore the blog, and feel free to reach out if you have any questions or suggestions. Together, let's navigate the exciting world of web development!

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