PHP Limit String Length And Display ‘…’ – String Function

 
    <?php
   // Limit $summary to how many characters?
   $limit = 100;
$summary = <<< summary
Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text
Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text
Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text
Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text
Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text
Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text Text
summary;   if (strlen($summary) > $limit)
      $summary = substr($summary, 0, strrpos(substr($summary, 0, $limit), ' ')) . '...';
      echo $summary;
?>

Enjoyed this post? Share it!

 

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.