Either make sure that only pages you want pulled in are under the url you're pointing at (why is your contact us page under /articles ?) or look into featured pages https://github.com/saturnflyer/radiant-featured_pages-extension to select particular pages for display only.
-- Rachel On Tue, Nov 9, 2010 at 11:02 AM, Obi <ezi...@gmail.com> wrote: > Sweet, thanks Rachel, I'll definitely check out that extension. > > So far I've gotten the following code to do what I want: > > <r:find url="/articles"> > <ul class="list2"> > <r:children:each order="asc" limit="20" > > <li> > <h3><r:title /></h3> > <p class="excerpt"><r:content part="excerpt" /></p> > <p><a href="<r:url />">Read this article</a></p> > </li> > </r:children:each> > </ul> > </r:find> > > What would I need to add to this so that Radiant only pulls pages that have > excerpts (to stop it pulling things like "contact us" pages or menu pages > etc.? > > Thanks! > > On 08/11/2010, at 20:33, Rachel Soma wrote: > > Use a page part and call that if you want to choose the excerpt or you can > use truncate https://github.com/saturnflyer/radiant-truncate-extension to > take the first X characters from the article and, well, truncate them. > > -- > Rachel > > On Tue, Nov 9, 2010 at 9:19 AM, Obi <ezi...@gmail.com> wrote: > >> Thanks Joel, I had no idea that was in there! >> >> The code you sent me provides a list of links, is there anyway to format >> it so that it shows a small excerpt for each link, and keeps the site >> formatting styles (header1,2 etc.)? >> >> Basically so it would look like this: >> >> http://img163.imageshack.us/img163/3228/screenshot20101108at191.jpg >> >> Any pointers would be greatly appreciated >> >> On 08/11/2010, at 17:41, Joel Oliveira wrote: >> >> It's built in. >> >> <r:find url="/news"><!-- or blog, articles, whatever --> >> <ul> >> <r:children:each order="asc" limit="20" > >> <li> >> <p><r:link /></p> >> <p class="excerpt"><r:content part="excerpt" /></p> >> </li> >> </r:children:each> >> </ul> >> </r:find> >> >> This is off the top of my head so I'm not 100% sure that will work. But >> it's close. >> >> On Mon, Nov 8, 2010 at 3:28 PM, Obi <ezi...@gmail.com> wrote: >> >>> Does anyone know of an extension that will allow me to automatically >>> display recent articles with a title and a small excerpt? >> >> >> >> > >