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I recently published a WordPress plugin but all the links of plugin page (Description, Installation, FAQs, Screenshots etc) has same two line description I used in readme.txt. Although, I properly filled up the readme.txt template. But it is not picking up anything else except description.

plugin description showing in changelog too

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Ok, but what's the link to the plugin? So we can see the svn files... –  brasofilo Dec 18 '12 at 13:26
    
wordpress.org/extend/plugins/… –  M-R Dec 18 '12 at 14:57
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I took a snapshot. Consider adding it to the Question, so it is clear what happened. –  brasofilo Dec 18 '12 at 15:23
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Consider validating your readme.txt using readme.txt validator wordpress.org/extend/plugins/about/validator –  M-R Dec 21 '12 at 15:43
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Interesting bug you provoked out there :)

The only thing I see missing is the "short description" located between the License URI and the ==Description== block.

It is used in the Header area: enter image description here

While you are at it, take a look at this article: The Plugins directory and readme.txt files. And also this one about Header Images and screenshots.

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Putting the short description fixed it. –  M-R Dec 18 '12 at 15:53
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