Take the 2-minute tour ×
WordPress Development Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for WordPress developers and administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Possible Duplicate:
Automatically create pages in a post based on number of words

Can Wordpress automatically paginate large amounts of content?

A user wants to enter a document that is 3000 words long. They just want to paste this into the_content via the cms. Can Wordpress then automatically paginate that into separate pages that are say 300 words long?

Or would it have to be done manually? Where they separate the content into 10 separate pages?

share|improve this question

marked as duplicate by Rarst Jul 5 '12 at 17:17

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

    
Version 1.1 of Autopaginate plugin is said to be working with the latest versions of WordPress — plugins.svn.wordpress.org/autopaginate/tags/1.1 –  its_me Jul 5 '12 at 17:05
add comment

1 Answer 1

Use the <!--nextpage--> tag

http://codex.wordpress.org/Write_Post_SubPanel#Quicktags

can be used any number of times in a post, and each insert will "break" and paginate the post at that location. Hyperlinks to the paginated sections of the post are then generated in combination with the wp_link_pages() or link_pages() template tag.

share|improve this answer
    
Thanks. Didn't know that! Although that's still a manual process. –  Rob Jul 5 '12 at 16:03
add comment

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.