How do I adjust the post excerpt when the excerpt itself is blank / empty? I looked and the code for the
the_excerpt filter tests for empty and if the excerpt is empty returns before
apply_filters is called which probably makes sense for most cases. I want to set a “default” excerpt if possible.
I’m assuming there is another way to adjust the excerpt but I have yet to find it. Thank you!
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