Read More by Edmon


Read More is the best wordpress Read More plugin to help you show or hide your long content.

With the help of Read More plugin you can make website with long content more beautiful. The part of the page you don`t want to see immediately,will be hidden after inserting it in the short code and will open by clicking the button.
Use it to toggle (show/hide) blocks of text, by inserting a simple shortcode:

Read More by Edmon is a WordPress plugin that allows you include text which won’t be visible to users unless they press « Read More » button.
Its purpose is to boost your SEO and your visitors’ experience, by allowing you to include tons of data readable by search engines, without affecting your visitors in a negative way.

How to create read more popup example

How to create read more button

** Read more – Features: **

  • Button type
  • Inline Type
  • Link button type
  • button dimension mode
  • button width – button custom dimension
  • button height – button custom dimension
  • button auto mode padding
  • Font size – button custom font size
  • Expand animation duration – Expand custom animation duration

** Read more – PRO features: **

  • button background color – custom color.
  • button font family – button font family from google fonts.
  • button color – button text custom color.
  • button border radius – button border radius.
  • button horizontal alignment – button horizontal alignment.
  • button vertical alignment – button vertical alignment.
  • button vertical alignment – button vertical alignment.
  • more only on mobile devices – after activating this option, Read more will be shown only on mobile devices.
  • button background color on hover effect – after mouse hover effect read more button change background color.
  • button text color on hover effect – after mouse hover effect read more button change text color.
  • Auto open
  • Popup type
  • Popup width
  • Popup height
  • Popup max width
  • Popup max height
  • Popup initial width
  • Popup initial height
  • Popup show close button
  • Popup dismiss on overlay click
  • Popup dismiss on esc key
  • Popup overlay color
  • Popup content color
  • Popup content padding
  • Login adn Registration forms

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Shortcode example:
[expander_maker more= »Read more » less= »Read less »]Hidden text[/expander_maker]

We do web development and if you need a developer or if you think you have found a bug in Read more plugin, if you have any question, please feel free to contact us by this email


  • Read mores
  • Read more button type options
  • Read more popup type options
  • Read more popup 1 theme
  • Read more popup 3 theme
  • Read more popup 4 theme
  • Read more popup 5 theme


Coming soon.


18 octobre 2019
I upgraded to the PRO version of the plugin and had a question/needed some help. I was able to access the online chat support on the website the support agent quickly helped me with my questions. This is a a Recommended plugin.
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“Read More by Edmon” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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  • backend new action trigger YrmDeleteReadMore
  • new feature Load hidden data after page load


  • Admin side ui improvement
  • Read more edit bug fixed


  • Fixed Warnings
  • Link button type new feature
  • Code improvement


  • Read more opacity(new)
  • Read more scroll type (new)
  • Backend speed improvement
  • Code optimization
  • Bug fixed


  • Link button type shortcode URL attrube Ex. [expander_maker id= »1″ more= »Read more » url= » »][/expander_maker]
  • Link button Redirect to new tab new option


  • Link button type (new)
  • Code optimization


  • Custom js (new)
  • Auto Open (new)
  • Code improvement

  • Support menu improvement


  • By default show hidden content (new)
  • Code improvement

  • Added new downloader plugin inside of more plugins section.
  • Code clean up


  • Hide Button On Blog Post Page (new)
  • Bug fixed


  • Inline type Popup (new)
  • Code clean up
  • Bug fixed


  • Custom css (new)
  • Inner content Width (new)
  • Hidden content Font family (new)
  • Hidden content Background image (new)
  • Bug fixed


  • Shortcode improvement
  • Admin panel settings tab improvement
  • Hidden content font size
  • Bug fixed


  • Removed  » Add button to the next of the text  » option from the button type
  • Add videos
  • Settings section improvement
  • Uninstall bug fixed
  • Options improvement


  • Code architecture improvement
  • Login adn Registration forms


  • Admin panel improvement
  • Code cleanup


  • New support section
  • Bug fixed


  • Bug fixed scroll to initial position issue on the safari and mobile browsers


  • button more title
  • button less title
  • new help sub menu
  • code improvement


  • Hide button after click more text (new option)
  • Show content gradient (new option)
  • Show content gradient Height (new option)
  • Show content gradient Position (new option)
  • Show content gradient Background color (new option)
  • Did improvement Show on selected devices option
  • Bug fixed related to Scripts load to page


  • Button dimension mode (new option)
  • Button auto mode padding (New option)
  • Code improvement


  • Read more styles render improvement
  • Fixed compatibility with Divi Builder
  • Admin side improvement (copy read more shortcode)


  • Possibility save More text
  • Possibility save Less text
  • Read more list table improvement


  • Export and Import functionality of read more
  • Code improvement


  • Bug fixed related to dimensions
  • Code improvement


  • After « Show Less » scroll to initial position (new)
  • Button styles render make faster
  • Bug fixed


  • Remove Settings after uninstallation
  • User role who can use plugin
  • On of logic
  • Button border (pro)
  • Box shadow (pro)
  • Bug fixed


  • Read more shortcode more and less names improvement


  • Clone option
  • Hidden content padding (pro)
  • Code improvement


  • New option Animation behavior
  • Design improvement


  • Fixed js button toggle issue
  • Code cleanup


  • Button font weight (new)
  • Button 5 new fonts (new PRO)
  • hidden content text color (new PRO)
  • hidden content background color (new PRO)
  • popup overlay color (new PRO)
  • popup content color (new PRO)
  • popup content padding (new PRO)
  • Bug fixed
  • Code improvement


  • Button hover effect (new option)


  • Bug fixed
  • New read more type Popup (Pro)
  • code improvement


  • posibility add shortcode to hidden content.
  • Js functionality improvement.
  • Bug fixed.


  • Changed admin dashboard
  • Unlimited read more button
  • Beckend and frontend functionality chnages
  • hover text color (pro)
  • hover background color(pro)


  • Security fixed
  • Code improvement


  • Multisite support.
  • Bug fixed


  • short code improvement now you can use short code like this [expander_maker]Hidden text[/expander_maker]
    Where default more = « Read more » and less = « Read less ».
  • code improvement


  • Bug fixed
  • code improvement


  • multiple values for example
    [expander_maker more= »Read more » less= »Read less »]Hidden text[/expander_maker]
    [expander_maker more= »Read more1″ less= »Read less1″]Hidden text[/expander_maker]
  • Bug fixed


  • Bug fixed
  • Change Font Family (Pro)
  • Show only on mobile devices (Pro)


  • Fixed button style.


  • Bug fixed.
  • Changed shortcode name
  • Fixed button style.


  • Bug fixed.
  • Button width option.
  • Button height option.
  • Animation duration option.
  • Fixed button style.


  • Bug fixed.
  • Font size.
  • Pro version.
  • Admin view change.


  • Bug fixed.