truncate

Truncate a string to a given number of characters. If you wish to truncate without cutting words in half, use truncate_words instead.

Specification

{{ text | truncate: length=50, truncate_string="..." }}

Parameter Description Example Values
text (required) The given text. “Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.”
length The number of characters to truncate the sentence to. 50
truncate_string Specifies what to add to the end of the string to indicate that it was truncated. ‘…’

Examples

{{ 'Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec vel placerat libero.' | truncate: 10 }}

This will output …

“Lorem ipsu…”