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For use with trusted/cleaned data. Add to application.rb def truncate_and_link(text,options ={}) length = options[:length] return text if length.blank? url = options[:url] || '#' output = raw text.truncate_words(length) output += link_to('more', url) if text.size > length output.html_safe end Adapted from: http://itiansrock.blogspot.com/2013/01/truncate-and-link-text-helper-in-rails.htmlmore