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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How to show an image via shortcode

Can anyone tell me,how to show an image via shortcode.I mean when I use my shortcode,an image will displayed.(shortcode example: [smile] and image location mytemplate directory/images/smile.png)Sorry ...
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Adding a cover image to video shortcode

I'm looking for a way to allow the user to add a cover image (a.k.a. thumbnail) to an internal video, uploaded to WordPress and embedded with the shortcode [video]. So far everything I came up to is ...
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Widget not displaying in WMPU sites

I'm modifying a theme for a WPMU install, and I've hit a wall. In order to display a text widget in a specified area, I'm using: $args = array( 'before_widget' => '<ul class="widget-...
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How to load a plugin when doing an Ajax call? [duplicate]

I have posted this question: How to use shortcodes on a widget sidebar when doing an ajax call?, with no answers. Now I want to ask a more specific question. The problem seems to be that the ...
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Calling a shortcode in the backend

I'm using TablePress to make some backend tables. What I want to do is show these tables in a different admin menu than the TablePress menu, because they'll be available to lower user groups. So I ...
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How to use shortcodes on a widget sidebar when doing an ajax call?

I'm trying to use a shortcode from Promotion Slider Plugin inside a widget when doing an ajax call. As said here, I could achieve it doing: add_action( 'init', function() { ...
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Add an access code form to call a unique page based on page without registration

I've seen some similar questions, but they are not totally the same. If I missed in my search, please forgive me. However this what I have so far: I've created a form that has an input field for the ...
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Shortcode callback for add_action('wp_footer')

I am trying to build a Google Maps shortcode using the gMap plugin from Github, not a plain iframe. For which I have to echo a custom inline script for EACH shortcode, right before the closing body ...
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How to put a block of code between [shortcode][/shortcode] in do_shortcode()?

So I want to put a loop of post behind a 'like lock' thats created by a plugin that uses the shortcode [to_like ID="XX"]content[/to_like]. But instead of the plugin blocking the content, i just get a ...
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Have multiple loops on a page appear after/between page content

I created a function (in function.php) that allows me to put additional loops for different categories into pages: function custom_summary($atts) { extract(shortcode_atts(array( "...
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Manipulated shortcode output

I have a problem with a plugin I developed that registers a shortcode. The shortcode returns a string with valid HTML but some themes seems to manipulate the HTML returned by the shortcode, and I ...
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Passing a shortcode attribute to a sub-function

This is both a WordPress and a PHP question, since a PHP programmer may know a technique that the WP group doesn't. I have been attempting to write a shortcode that fires the Foundation Reveal code ...
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Automate post creation in wordpress

I have a database which has 2000 items. I would like to a) create a page for each item b) Create another page comparing two items. With 2000 items I can create thousands of pages. I am from java ...
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Modify a plugin function output from another plugin

I'm writing a plugin for a wordpress site using a page template using WP Types plugin. My plugin adds a shortcode tag. Shortcode tags inside 'the_content' get processed without problem. But this ...
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Shortcode: display list of created shortcode in popup

I want to create a popup shortcode in admin panel. I already create the shortcode button and a popup on button click. I want to display in the popup (not in the shortcode button), all my custom ...
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Passing variable in nested shortcodes

How can I pass style attribute of [boxes] shortcode to [box] shortcodes without using global variables? I don't want to use global variables, because I saw on a few articles that using global ...
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Where is escaped the shortcode?

I'm working with a function that returns a list of posts which has the same type as the actual post. Actually, it returns a list of links with title on anchor link and let to use it with a shortcode: ...
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Displaying a random user with a shortcode

I'm trying to setup a shortcode to show a single random user each time the page is refreshed. I've been successful in displaying all users or a select user by the user ID. Here is my shortcode as it ...
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Adding css to wp_head from shortcode

I'm trying to add CSS to wp_head, from within the method called to render a shortcode. I know that wp_head does not take any parameters, so I'm trying to figure out the following: The method called ...
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Youtube shortcode

I'm trying to make this shortcode work but without any success. All attempts gives me a white square. function youtube($atts) { extract(shortcode_atts(array( "value" => 'https://www....
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Using shortcode within shortcode with dynamic variable

So I've written a shortcode to generate a Loop (which shows the most recent posts), the shortcode is simply [loop]. Here's the code which outputs the content of each post (which is the bit causing me ...
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has_shortcode() - how to detect nested shortcode

I'm using has_shortcode() to detect a shortcode, it works but not at all. If I put this specified shortcode inside another one the has_shortcode() function stops working. has_shortcode( $post->...
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Form submission to another page returning 404 error [duplicate]

I'm modifying a form plugin, and trying to have it submit to another page chosen by the user. Right now the page it submits to is page_id=6. If I navigate to this page myself, it prints Array(). When ...
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Displaying shortcode in footer

Using SMOF as a backend admin and trying to include a shortcode in the text field for inclusion in the footer. I am generaing the shortcode as // Add Shortcode function copyright_shortcode() { ...
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I dont want to show shortcode in <pre> tag

I have a theme and I want to show vistors how shortcode format is in <pre> tag. But when I add shortcode in <pre>, it shows what shortcode does. I just want to show shortcode format in ...
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How to parse nested shortcodes?

The nested shortcodes won't parse correctly: [row] [col size="6"]...[/col] [col size="6"] [row] [col size="6"]...[/col] [col size="6"]...[/col] [/row] ...
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Shortcodes Ultimate pulse my widget in sidebar

I have create my website with sidebar is good for along time. In the recent day, I activate shortcodes Ultimate plugin with my website. I love this shortcodes but It effect with widget in sidebar. It ...
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How do I make a shortcode?

Learning as I go... I have this functionality built, but I need it as a shortcode. How do I do that? $args = array( 'taxonomy' => 'product_cat' ); $terms = get_terms('product_cat', $args); $...
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Problems making shortcode with custom post types and taxonomy

I have a custom post type work-gallery and a custom taxonomy use which serves to categorize the posts. I am trying to develop a shortcode which enables me to output the work-gallery posts that belong ...
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Shortcode return $content vs do_shortcode($content)

I think the title of my question says it all. When creating a shortcode, I've seen some people do do_shortcode($content) instead of $content. What is the difference? Another thing, let's say I have ...
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shortcode in a custom metabox

I am trying to add a shortcode from a plugin to my custom metabox. I have read it isn't the done thing but in this case i do need it to work. The client might not add a video but might add an image ...
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Videos via the video shortcode are always 640px wide?

I've run into a particular problem with the Video Shorcode of WP. I can't seem to change the size of the player with the attributes of the Shortcode. This happens on multiple sites with multiple ...
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How to add source code into wordpress post really?

Ok, I have read and followed the instructions as written in this link: http://en.support.wordpress.com/code/posting-source-code/ I have tried all other the solutions, including reinstall the whole ...
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restrict access to specific urls on a specific period of time

I have a countdown timer plugin which is set do redirect the user to a specific permalink after the time is elapsed. I've added a countdown timer here : mywebsite.com/mypost which is set to 3 days ...
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shortcode not working [closed]

I m working on content-product of woocommerce and doing shortcode in the template as echo do_shortcode ('[product_attribute attribute="Grams"]'); where Grams are in my backend as attribute and it ...
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Remove images from get_the_excerpt

I'm using a custom function to create a shortcode that displays the latest blog post on the home page of a template. But I'm trying to NOT have it display any images. I know I can use the Advanced ...
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enqueue script only if it is not already enqueue

I want to include a script in a shortcode output, so I am trying this: function my_shortcode( $atts, $content = null ) { extract(shortcode_atts(array( 'title' => '', ), ...
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How can I put a custom field as the link of a button shortcode?

I have been working on a custom page template, and cannot seem to figure out how to have a custom field for URL's as the link for a button in the loop. Here is my code <?php echo do_shortcode("[...
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Clarify: Enqueueing scripts within shortcode only loads in footer?

Each time I enqueue scripts inside the shortcode handler, it ends up in the footer. It doesn't matter whether I register them first and set it to load in the header, if I enqueue inside the shortcode ...
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Optimizing Query used for a Shortcode

So, I have this shortcode that produces a list of all published multisite and their pages. The network in question has about 50 sites in it. The problem is that loading the page I put the shortcode on ...
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call widget from within shortcode

I have a shortcode in my functions.php which runs a query on a category. I want to have a twitter feed on this particular page. I have a javscript option working on my page for twitter right now but ...
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Using Custom Post Meta Values in Shortcode

I'm trying to display meta content from a custom post type in a shortcode. I'd like to simply provide a post_id and be able to display all the meta content. [my_shortcode post_id=""] I'm new to PHP ...
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Get attributes of nested shortcodes

When you've got your shortcodes defined like this: [myform] Foo: [mytextbox name="foo"] [/myform] And in your php: function shortcode_myform($atts, $content = null) { return '<form ...
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do_shortcode inside AJAX callback

I have an AJAX callback function inside my functions.php file, which displays posts in a specific category. add_action( 'wp_ajax_ajaxified_function', 'ajaxified_function' ); add_action( '...
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Split Content and Gallery

Is there a way to split up the post content and the gallery short code. I want to display the gallery outside my normal content no matter how or where it is placed. I can use this to get the shortcode ...
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Wordpress core responsive video not working with shortcode

I cannot get the video from Wordpress core to behave responsively. I'm using the following CSS: .videocontent { width: 100%; height: 100%; max-width: 1024px; margin: 0 auto; } .wp-video-...
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Passing values between enclosing and enclosed shortcodes

Is there a way to pass data between the enclosing and enclosed shortcodes? For example, I would like to do something like: [boxes per_row=4] [box]foo[/box] [box]bar[/box] [box]baz[/box] ...
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WP UI style within shortcode - Any Suggestions?

I am using the wp-ui Wordpress plugin to create vertical tabbed content. What I want to do is add a span to part of the tab title - to add some additional style, but the shortcode/plugin strips my "...
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Is it right way to create shortcode?

I want to create a shortcode, but it creates empty <p> tags in the output. I'm using the following code to avoid that problem, however I'm not sure if this is correct way. I have read that if ...
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How to detect shortcode usage, submit a form from widget to that page?

I've created a plugin and now want to create a widget containing a form that will submit to the page where my plugin shortcode is embedded from any wordpress page on the front end. I assume that ...