April 1, 2014 / IST / How-to Guides, Web Development.

If you publish long posts on your wordpress site, it can be tedious for your readers to scroll and scroll through heavy chunks of text.

An easy way to break up your words is by splitting your posts into multiple pages.

Splitting pages is also an easy way to make it easier for readers to consume your content while increasing page views on your site.

In today’s Weekend WordPress Post, I’ll show you how to split your WordPress posts.

Splitting WordPress Posts

Dividing your posts into two or more pages is surprisingly simple.

In the post editor, switch to “Text” mode rather than “Visual” mode and add the following tag wherever you want to split your post:

<!–-nextpage–->

If for some reason, pagination is not showing up after you have pasted the next page tags, then you would need to add the following code in your single.php loop.

If for some reason, pagination is not showing up after you have pasted the next page tags, then you would need to add the following code in your single.php loop.

<?php wp_link_pages(); ?>

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