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[WP][PHP] Split first paragraph from main content, display it elsewhere
<?php
// Grab the first paragraph, show it where you need it, then take the rest of the content and remove the first paragraph and show it elsewhere
// The script uses WordPress functions/content but can be used in any PHP script, just replace the WP functions
// First Paragraph
global $post;
$p1 = wpautop( $post->post_content );
$p1 = substr( $p1, 0, strpos( $p1, '</p>' ) + 4 );
//$p1 = strip_tags($p1, '<a><strong><em><h3><h2><i>'); // in case you need to remove some tags, add the ones you want to KEEP here
?>
<div class="first_paragraph">
<?php echo $p1; ?>
</div>
<?php
// Second paragraph onwards
$allp = wpautop ( $post->post_content );
$allp = substr( $allp, strlen($p1));
?>
<div class="rest_of_content">
<?php echo $allp; ?>
</div>
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