How do I register a shortcode to add the manual post excerpt anywhere within the same post? Does this shortcode already exist in WP?



Just add this to your child theme's functions.php file:

add_shortcode( 'output_post_excerpt', 'get_the_excerpt' );

Then use [output_post_excerpt]

  • That was quick and easy. Thanks a lot! – auntie Apr 26 '19 at 17:26

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