Replacing WordPress

Following up on the new tools and techniques I’ve picked up recently while putting my portfolio and blog live such as moving my hosting to Linode VPS, I’m just writing to outline my decision to stop using WordPress as my ‘go to’ CMS.

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I’ve been using WordPress almost exclusively for client brochure websites for nearly 3 years, and will continue to do so as its a great piece of software, but I’m now learning it’s not always the right tool for the job.

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Removing anchor links from ‘read more’ links in WordPress

By default WordPress will add an anchor link to the end of your “Continue reading links”, when using the more tag.

This means when your visitor clicks to view your post in full, they will be taken straight to the point in which the more tag appears. This is useful in some respect as it means the visitor isn’t reading the first couple of your paragraphs twice.

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