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Truncate WordPress Post Titles with PHP

First open your index.php or the file location where you want to truncate the title. Then paste the following code to replace your the_title tag.

$thetitle = $post->post_title; /* or you can use get_the_title() */
$getlength = strlen($thetitle);
$thelength = 25;
echo substr($thetitle, 0, $thelength);
if ($getlength > $thelength) echo "...";

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Abdullah Al Shakir

I am a web developer and graphics designer have been working in YPSA as webmaster since 2006. I am expert in XHTML, CSS, JavaScript and PHP programming. I am Wordpress theme and plugin developer. I am a father and husband living in Bangladesh.

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