Blog Post Read Time

A plugin that shows the amount of time needed to finish reading a post.

Blog Post Read Time is a plugin that shows the average reading time needed to read a blog post. Ideally, it is believed that on average an adult can read 265 words in a minute. This plugin uses that information to get estimate the amount of time needed to finish reading a blog post.

NOTE: The amount of time shown does not cater for amount of time taken to view images if any is attached to the post.

  1. Upload blog-post-read-time.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress