On my website, I pull information from a MySQL to make a blog-like setup. However, occasionally the message will be a little too long. How can I limit the characters shown, then have a show more button (like on Youtube descriptions) to show the rest of the message, without completely bogging down the page?
You don`t need PHP for that, just put your text into
Well if you use PHP you have to redirect/reload the page, because PHP is a server side script language OR you can use PHP as a PERL extension than you can do exactly what you wannt