Getting involved with contributing to the development of WordPress can be a little tricky if you’re just getting started. Sometimes you have to find your own way that’s comfortable for you and use that to build momentum for moving forward. Twenty Sixteen on GitHub may be the answer for many.
With a lot of experience as a freelance theme/skin/child theme developer, I’ve learned a lot about direction when it comes to complete a project without wanting to kill myself.
Building themes with clear intent seem to yield totally different results than just “freestyling” a theme to cover all scenarios. Let’s talk about why.
The text you’re reading right now is a manual excerpt. It is certainly not an automatic excerpt. Surprisingly, it’s not regular content truncated by a “more tag” either.
In this article, I’ll show you how this was done, what my alternatives were, and why I like this excerpt method better.