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Old August 15th, 2011, 11:58 AM
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Question Creating unique but shortened Category meta tag descriptions

I can see how the text entered in the description box for the category gets used to create the meta tag description, but if my category descriptions on the page are 200-300 words long I just want to use 60 words in the meta field.

Do I have to create new views for every category in order to do this?
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Old August 15th, 2011, 12:03 PM
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No, you can use a PHP function in your head area to limit the long description to just 60 characters.

Replace [category.description] with <?php echo substr($category->description, 0, 60); ?>
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Old August 15th, 2011, 12:25 PM
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Excellent. Thank you Eric.
 


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