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metalsmith-excerpts

A Metalsmith plugin to extract an excerpt from Markdown files.

metalsmith-excerpts

A Metalsmith plugin to extract an excerpt from Markdown files.

The excerpt is scraped from first paragraph (<p> tag) of the rendered HTML.

If a file already has an excerpt value, that value will be returned.

$ npm install metalsmith-excerpts

Install via npm and then add the metalsmith-excerpts key to your metalsmith.json plugin, like so:

{
  "plugins": {
    "metalsmith-excerpts": true
  } 
}
var excerpts = require('metalsmith-excerpts');
 
metalsmith.use(excerpts());

MIT