Content Views helps you to show the excerpt of WordPress post easily without coding.
In the free version, it will show the first N words (N is editable) of post content. In Pro version, you can show the manual excerpt of a post.
Manual excerpt helps you to set your own excerpt for a post which is independent to post content. If it is not enabled yet, you can enable and use it easily:
Then you can show the manual excerpt with Content Views Pro easily:
There are 3 options you can do with the manual excerpt:
- show its original content
- trim its length to N words (N is 20 in above image)
- ignore it (to show the first N words of post content)