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Plastic Post Style


To enhance the WordPress default formatter’s flexibility, this plugin
enables configuring content and excerpt styles with various formats.


  • Replaces โ€œbrโ€ tags with โ€œpโ€ tags.
  • Produces valid XML parser for all sources.
  • Automatically generates excerpts in chosen length.
    Enables configuring following settings; length, separator elements (period,
    touten, paragraph), read more text, tags which you allow in excerpts,
    and etc..
  • Add any tags or texts to one’s contents as header and footer.


See this plugin working on my blog. Contents and excerpts in this site are generated by this plugin.


  • Plastic Post Style control panel


  1. Upload this directory to the โ€˜wp-content/plugins/โ€™ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the โ€˜Pluginsโ€™ menu in Word Press.
  3. Open โ€˜Plastic Post Styleโ€™ control panel through the โ€˜Settingsโ€™ menu
    and change configurations.
    This plugin supports English & Japanese in control panel.
  4. When output excerpts in set length, write the template tag
    โ€œthe_excerpt()โ€ (not โ€œthe_content()โ€) in template files.
  5. Excerpts will be generated automatically by this plugin, and โ€œ<!–more–>โ€ links will be replaced by the set parameter.


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  • Bug fix about โ€œ<!–more–>โ€ links, sorry.
  • Bug fix about counting letters of the content.


  • Associated with โ€œ<!–more–>โ€ links.
  • New parameter โ€œspaceโ€ has been added to โ€œSeparaterโ€ setting.


  • Small fix about breaks in the end of excerpts.
  • Brushed up the code.


  • Debugged several severe problems! Now you can use shortcodes normally with this plugin.


  • Fixed nofollow function to be enabled.


  • Bilingual support in control panel(English/Japanese).


  • Fixed Configuration Items & Interface in control panel.


  • Fixed โ€œSeparaterโ€ settings of excerpt filter.


  • Released!