Use Blog Excerpts

This tutorial will show you how to change your blog summaries to use excerpts instead. This is useful if you want a consistent look at your blog home page (and categories). Excerpts will also hide all formatting and page elements from view.

screenshot for the Amble blog excerpt setting
screenshot for the Amble blog excerpt size setting
  1. Log in to your WordPress Administration dashboard.
  2. Navigate to Appearance > Customize > Theme Options > Blog Settings.
  3. Find the Blog Summary Type  setting and select the Post Excerpt option.
  4. In addition to excerpts, you can also change how many words to show for excerpts. Simply adjust the Excerpt Length setting to what you want.
  5. Click the Publish button.