A Read More link is a very useful design tool. It will allow you to ‘break’ an article so that you can only show a fragment of your article if you display it in the front page or in another section of your Joomla site. In this article I will give you a step-by-step guide on how to add a read more link in Joomla 3.0.
1. Sign into Joomla as an Administrator. On the Admin dashboard, click in Article Manager:
2. Select the article that you want to add the ‘read more’ link:
3. In the article, place the cursor where you would like to set the ‘read more’ link:
4. Now, click on the ‘Read More’ button located below the article editor:
This is how it looks: