LearnDash Snippets

A collection of CSS & PHP snippets to improve your LearnDash design and alter some functionality. Brief explanations of what each snippet does, along with the code to copy/paste.

How to Add Excerpts for LearnDash Courses

WordPress has a built-in feature called excerpts. Excerpts are designed for creating shorter descriptions of your content—think of them as a brief summary. LearnDash disables

Hide Course Content on Course Pages

LearnDash outputs a list of course content automatically on the course page. This includes all of your lessons, topics and/or quizzes. You might want to

Custom Course Grid Button URLs

You can use the following code to redirect all course grid buttons to a different URL. This will redirect ALL course grid buttons, not send

LearnDash Profile Avatar Style

If you just want to remove the avatar that is displayed with the LearnDash profile block/shortcode, you can do so with the following CSS: .learndash-wrapper


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