BB-Code-like mechanism by which strings enclosed in square brackets can serve as shorthand for longer and more complicated strings. These strings are processed by callback handlers, usually on page load, which replace the bracket enclosed string with the output from the callback handler.

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Shortcode of a function

I got this function and i want to make the contents divs of "foreach" as return. How can i do that? <?php $args = array( 'numberposts' => 6, ...
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How to process shortcodes in XML-RPC

Firstly, I know that XML-RPC is designed to send out the raw post data, but I need it to expand shortcodes out. I don't use it for posting so it won't be an issue there, but there are services that ...
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Convert usernames listed by the Groups plugin shortcode to displayed names?

I have created a group with the Groups plugin and I want to display the members list of that group. I put the shortcode [groups_group_info group="Group Name Here" show="users"] in a page, but it ...
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getting values from a shortcode with an include

I have a checked a few links but nothing seems to for me in getting the attribute value of a shortcode so that I can use it in a condition. function bf_shortcode_slideshow($atts) { ...
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Shortcode return is printing a 1 afterward

function build_total_search_method( $atts ) { $shorcode_php_function = include( dirname(__FILE__) . "/includes/total_search.php" ); return $shorcode_php_function; } add_shortcode( ...
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Including javascript for a shortcode

I'm creating a plugin that allows a user to use a shortcode. This shortcode depends on a bunch of javascript that needs to be present once the shortcode loads. I'm having issues trying to decide when ...
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Gallery Settings Change available Columns

Is there a filter hook which changes the number of available columns in gallery settings screen. I'm talking about the : <label class="setting"> <span><?php _e('Columns'); ...
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Audio tags around Mp3 URL in content

I have an audio player than uses the following syntax to display its player: [audio src="http://somedomain.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/songtitle.mp3"] The thing is, I'm pretty sure I can show the ...
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How to display some selected user meta data on a specific page with a shortcode?

I need to display on some specific pages some selected user meta data (not all), for some users. On the Wordpress Codex page for the get_user_meta() function we have this example (user_id = 9): ...
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Include tags in the body of a post

it feel like this should be easy. I want to add the post tags inside the body of some posts. I was thinking that creating a shortcode may be the answer. I came across these 2 pieces of code: To ...
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Developing a wordpress.com shortcode [closed]

I am looking to develop a shortcode that all wordpress.com users can use. Should I proceed with developing a plugin? I know users on wordpress.org can use the plugin but I am confused on how to make ...
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How to use 'Event Manager Shortcodes' plugin via the php code? [closed]

I am using Event Manager plugin. I want to use many of the shortcodes via php code. e.g [events_calendar]
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Wordpress Shortcode loads at the top

I tried all solutions of the topics here but I haven't been able to find a solution. I made a Plugin for a Shortcode. My problem is that the plugin code get always loaded above the content. I already ...
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How to get gallery id inserted to a post?

Is it possible to get a specific Gallery ID inserted to a post in wordpress 3.5? I want to load gallery from post using Ajax. I use shortcode [gallery] to do it. But when I use it this way: echo ...
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Can I the caption shortcode to set caption to a data attribute, and with the image's alignment intact?

I want to output an image caption in this kind of format: <img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-316" alt="Image Title" data-caption="Here lies the image caption" ...
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display shortcodes outside of the_content

Is there a way to display shortcode content outside of the_content? I am building a custom theme who's theme options includes two text boxes that can be displayed on the front page. I want to be ...
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Shortcode content is empty [closed]

I've got this shortcode in my functions.php: function amaranthe_buy_tickets( $atts, $content = null ) { extract(shortcode_atts(array( 'link' => '#', 'target' => '', ...
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Clearfix Shortcode

A client of mine has been having trouble placing images on a page of her WordPress site. The page is to have an image (left aligned) with some text on the right, then another image with some text on ...
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jQuery not working for tabs shortcode [closed]

See reference URL - http://prothemeus.com/demo/fact/shortcodes/ If you take a look at the tabs at the bottom of this page, whenever I click on each tab it doesn't show the content underneath. I've ...
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Custom youtube shortcode that uses $content

I wanna make a simple shortcode that returns the youtube link in a specified size and use the content. Something like: [yt]http://youtu.be/Nl29v5pfxTw[/yt] I have this code, but I want to simplify ...
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Theme doesn't support shortcodes

How can I add shortcode functionality to a WordPress theme that doesn't support shortcodes?
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Wrap text around shortcode

I use a shortcode handler in my plugin. The shortcode can have different (optional) parameters. And it should be possible to use for example 2 shortcodes on a static WordPress page with text before, ...
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How and when to include shortcode source files

I am Writing a plugin, with many shortcodes. Now I do not want to include all shortcodes source files to every page. So my questions are: Where should I include the source? Is it back-end or ...
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Wordpress display image link in shortcode

I have a shortcode that display an image when you use the image url inside it. function image_code($atts, $content = null) { return '<img src="'.$content.'" class="user-imgs"/>'; } ...
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Optimize shortcode callbacks

I created a plugin to add some shortcodes in my WordPress site. But I'm a PHP newbie, so I believe it may have some errors or ways to optimize it. It's working fine, and apparently there are no ...
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Use full size images in a specific gallery

Thumbnails are displaying as 100px however the full size is 130px which is what I want. I want this only in one specific gallery. Also would like to link each gallery thumbnail image to an external ...
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How can I return shortcode output to the top of the content?

I have a shortcode called update which is used as follows [update title='' date=''] this is some update, etc. etc. 2 paragraphs or more [/update] This outputs some html that wrap the title, date ...
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Displaying shortcode content inside custom field without images

I need to be able to display different shortcodes inside custom fields. I have found a method that almost works perfect, but since that uses get_content, it also shows the main featured image of ...
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How can I display wp_link_pages before a shortcode, if it is used, or display after content?

I have the following shortcode in my content [src]<a href="#">Some Link</a>, <a href="#">Some Other Link</a>[/src] My post structure looks like this: <?php echo ...
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Echo do shortcode with custom field not working

I'm using WP YouTube Lyte to show YouTube videos. I'm combining it with Advanced Custom Fields so that the user can just add the YouTube id to show the video. I'm using the WP YouTube Lyte short code ...
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How to make shortcode to hide selection of text from post or page?

is there any shortcode or a plugin that will add new quicktag, like this example: [hidemytext]some hidden text[/hidemytext] and any text inside those tag is hidden from the post or from the page. ...
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passing markup thought a shortcode attribute

Happy holidays everyone. Hope someone can help me in thinking about a problem I've run into. I have a plugin Im building that allows the user to pull address data from the maps API - ie it ...
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Escaping a shortcode so it displays as-is [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Show shortcode without executing it I've created a plugin that uses a custom shortcode to allow the user to easily split their post into columns. The problem is, when ...
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Shortcode to insert <!--nextpage-->

Since wordpress does not have a menu icon (aka "user friendly) way to add the command to a post or page, I'm trying to create a shortcode to do it. However, as logic would have it, its not that ...
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About redundant code when I use shortcode to output the HTML from a variable

I use shortcode to output the following html in a variable, but there are too many redundant code such as br and p tags, how to remove them? Thanks! HTML MAKEUP $return_html.='<div ...
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Shortcode content does not show in feed discription/excerpt

I have a shortcode for my content. This shortcode organizes a couple of things in my posts on the frontend. However, when I look at my feed, the content in the entirely leaves out any content from ...
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Customizing gallery shortcode in 3.5

I'm trying to customize the gallery shortcode using the new gallery system in 3.5 and I'm having a bit of trouble and can't figure out where I'm going wrong. This is what I've got at the moment (in ...
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add short code not working

I am new to wordpress, I am creating a plugin and for the short code, I am using the short code api. But when I insert this shortcode in my page, it displayes as it is, it does not display the ...
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Excerpt Length & List Category Posts Plugin

I'm trying to filter out the excerpt by character length for a plugin called "List Category Posts". I've been trying to get the excerpts working for the past week, but nothing is doing the trick. The ...
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Create a shortcode that creates a form for users to edit their information

I want to make it so that logged in users can edit their information on a page in my site, so that I can avoid having them go to the admin side all together. I was thinking that I could create a ...
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Should I cache default WordPress gallery shortcode output?

I'm overriding default WordPress gallery like so: add_filter( 'post_gallery', 'my_gallery_shortcode'), 12, 2 ); function my_gallery_shortcode($output, $attr) { // some modifications ...
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Shortcode output appears before post body [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: short code output too early How can I insert my plugin code via shortcode inside post body in exact position? The problem is that wp engine inserts the plugin code ...
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Storing Options in a Shortcode

I am creating a Wordpress plugin. I want to create 1 single shortcode that changes output based on the settings changed by the user on the admin settings page. So for starters, I have something like ...
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Adding Shortcode to Text Widget

At the moment, I'm running WordPress v3.2.2 (soon to upgrade to v3.4.2), and am trying to insert shortcode to insert Issuu into a text widget on our sidebar. The WordPress plugin I installed and am ...
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change wordpress gallery shortcode to slider

Hi I wanted to change the default WordPress gallery short-code and make it a slider. remove_shortcode( 'gallery' ); function gallery_filter( $atts, $content = null ) { ...
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How to display posts by current user in a drop down

I am trying to write a shortcode that works in conjunction with Contact Form 7 to display the current user that is logged in posts. I have been able to get it to work with regular posts using this ...
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Adding a Tag Parameter / Filter to My Shortcode

I have this plugin that displays category featured image thumbnails for each post via shortcodes.. like so, [categorythumbnaillist 3] (3 being the category of course) I would like it to only show ...
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wp_register_script and wp_register_style when shortcode is used

hi so I used a great tutorial off of http://scribu.net/wordpress/optimal-script-loading.html and I am having trouble loading the scripts when a shortcode called lightbox is used here is my code. I am ...
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add_filter and changing output captions of image gallery

I'd like to change only one output of native WP Gallery (in media.php) On Smashing Magazine (link) author advises to change whole gallery_shortcode function. But I wondered if is possible to change ...
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Execute shortcode only in another shortcode

I wonder if it's possible to do a shortcode only in another shortcode. For example I got following code pieces: [heading]some pricing page[/heading] [pricing_box] [heading]Some title[/heading] ...