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Community Member, 4 Posts

16 August 2009 at 6:55pm

I'm a newbie to php and silverstripe trying to set up a village website. I want the front page to be mainly news stories. At the moment I want get the first paragraph and not the whole story. Is there any way of changing this?


Bruce B

Community Member, 164 Posts

19 August 2009 at 6:50pm

in blog->templates->includes you should find a file called This is presumably the file you are calling to get your front page listing. Find the line:
and replace it with

It would probably be a good idea to name this new version something like and then call it rather than

Hopefully that is enough to solve your problem.