Should there be a header feature?

post by Chris Leong (chris-leong) · 2019-06-20T06:45:38.654Z · score: 3 (1 votes) · LW · GW · 2 comments

Headers are very common on Less Wrong, unfortunately, they interfere with the summary by taking up most of the space. I'd suggest the creation of a feature to mark certain content as a header which would then exclude it from this summary.

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comment by habryka (habryka4) · 2019-06-20T07:05:27.386Z · score: 2 (1 votes) · LW · GW

I presume by the "summary" you refer to the hover preview?

Our current vision was more something along the lines of "allow users to provide an explicit abstract of a post that shows on hover and in other contexts where summaries are useful"

comment by Chris Leong (chris-leong) · 2019-06-20T07:26:41.018Z · score: 3 (2 votes) · LW · GW

I'd still like the ability to make the explicit abstract just read off the text after a certain point, but I suppose it would require a lot of work to support that functionality.