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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Complex Slider Shortcode Help

I have a PHP-Code for Slider which I found. Now I want to transform it into a Wordpress shortcode. Here's the Code: <!-- Slider --> <div class="big-slider-wrapper block-full ...
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Responsive Embeds using default embed shortcode

Can someone explain how to make embed shortcode responsive? http://codex.wordpress.org/Embeds
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Get variable value based on string constant

In my plugin I define a constant as follows: define('DEFAULT_NUM', 5); I also define a constant representing the name by which I want to refer to this number: define('DEFAULT_NUM_NAME', ...
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How can a shortcode can take the place of the featured image in a post?

When there is a specific shortcode in a post (example [sc]anything[/sc]), I want to hide the featured and take it's place. How can I do that? I add this on my theme function // TopWide Shortcode ...
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Using shortcodes to parse POST request (containing the data from a front-end form)

I would like to allow my subscribers to post classifieds, which are nothing but a custom post type with a few metas for the price, etc. (The existing classifieds plugins I have tried are way too ...
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short code is not working in in custom wordpress theme it's only working in default theme

<?php /*template name: my template*/ ?> <?php get_header(); ?> <?php get_header(); ?> <?php echo do_shortcode('[STORE-LOCATOR]'); ?> <?php if ( have_posts() ) : while ( ...
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wp shortcode cannot show on accurate place of content [duplicate]

function show_menu_list_func( $prams ) { if(is_array($prams) && !empty($prams)) { $menuname = $prams['menu_name']; wp_nav_menu( array( ...
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Why are you using add_action for shortcode?

I would like to create shortcodes, some tutorials write about to use add_action add_action( 'init', 'register_shortcodes'); but I read tutorials where the author didn't use it, only put ...
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Custom taxonomy in short code

I am using short codes in theme for grid display. Code only considers category ids. I also want to add custom taxonomies so it give output as both category posts as well as custom taxonomy posts. ...
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Filter Shortcodes when using get_page

I'm using the following line to show content from one page on another. This line outputs the content's raw text of a shortcode: <?php $id=3934; $post = get_page($id); $content = ...
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Shortcodes that are created based on user input information

I am creating a plugin that users can create forms with. Then the user will be able to input a shortcode to display this form. The shortcode will be the form name, which is stored as a meta_value in ...
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Escaping quotes from shortcode attributes

I have been trying to figure out how to escape quotes (single and double) from shortcode attributes. Basically the content is written by the user and therefore can potentially include " and ' quotes. ...
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Wrap Shortcodes and wpautop

WP has me pulling my hair out at the moment (past few days trying to solve). Trying to do some simple shortcodes which wrap around various points of an article. However wpautop() I believe is ...
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Return HTML Template Page with PHP Function

I want to create a form that I can use a shortcode to insert into my site. It would be really nice if I could create the HTML part in a seperate file and then insert it with a PHP shortcode (to ...
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Shortcode with multiple variables

I'm trying to create a shortcode to insert the Pinterest button with variables manually in posts. This is the code I've arrived at after reading various posts and grabbing the code from Pinterest. I ...
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Creating shortcodes with user created forms

I am creating a plugin. That enables users to create forms, & display these with shortcodes on a site. When creating a form (using custom post types), users will be able to add additional form ...
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Do shortcode that is inserted in a textarea is not displaying properly

In the dashboard, I'm using a textarea to get user input. I'd like them to be able to use shortcodes anywhere in that textarea. Here's my current function: function slp_getwelcome() { ...
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How to handle a shortcode function directly?

I was wondering how i can handle a shortcode function directly? At the moment i have created a shortcode which works OK. The shortcode function outputs a image. Now in functions.php i have another ...
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Random Image Shortcode [duplicate]

I have a great little shortcode for displaying random images. Works wonderflly--however, the output defaults to the upper corner of the main container element--as though it is being written after the ...
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using shortcodes in theme content

I am using plugin like to read http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/like-to-keep-reading/ problem is its using opening and closing shortcodes,when I embed them to my site http://vijaykudal.info only ...
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Gallery shortcode numerical sorting

When I try to sort a Gallery created through the [gallery] shortcode by numerical titles I get them sorted in alphabetical order. That means that they are sorted like so: 1, 3, 34, 4, 56, 6, etc. ...
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do_shortcode does not work with slideshow shortcode

I am using the Slideshow plugin 2.2.7 by Stefan Boonstra and am adding the shortcode to a custom wp_editor() metabox. When I echo the slideshow plugin with: echo do_shortcode( $banner ); /* $banner ...
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How can i put an array as variable in shortcode_atts?

I am trying to create a shortcode with an array as input like so function product_gallery_shortcode($atts) { extract(shortcode_atts(array( 'product_id' => '31', 'prodvid' ...
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How to paginate wordpress [gallery] shortcode?

I am using wordpress gallery shortcode [gallery] I was wondering if there is anyway to paginate them without using a plugin.
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What is wrong with this code I have to make a blockquote shortcode

I have a shortcode for a blockquote [blockquote]this is the quote[/blockquote] ... this is the code. function shortcode_shortcodetest( $atts, $content = null ) { $return = '<div ...
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Allow shortcode in the author bio textarea

Is it possible to make shortcodes available in the Author bio textarea?
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Remove some tags from shortcodes output? Trying to fix autop

remove_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop' ); add_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop' , 99 ); add_filter( 'the_content', 'shortcode_unautop', 100 ); Work for almost all my shortcodes excluding one that ...
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How to use author meta in shortcode?

I am trying to create a shortcode that will return a link to a book on Amazon with a specific affiliate tracking code specific to the author. I created a user option called "amz" to hold the author's ...
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Using multiple line variable inside a function?

I am using the commenting system to all users to add a private note that only they can see to posts and I am using the wordpress comments system to do it. I wrote a function to call the logged in user ...
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Set wmode attribute to transparent for the embed shortcode to make drop-down menu hover over YouTube embed in Internet Explorer

When you hover over my drop-down menu using IE8 or IE9, the menu div will display behind the YouTube embedment. It works fine on all other browsers. Upon research, I found out that many others have ...
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How to use shortcode attribute in separate function

I'm working on a WordPress site and have installed a slider plugin that registers a slider on the backend (or multiple sliders) and then displays it on the front end with a couple of simple php ...
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Unable to add TAB character to post?

I am using the CodeColorer plugin to display source code in my WordPress. I am trying to have my code indented so that it displays properly on the website. However, when I try to add the following ...
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how to check if a shortcode is used more than one time in the same post

I've written a shortcode plugin. Basically the plugin has the following structure: PL::setup(); class PL { public static function setup() { add_shortcode("myshortcode", array ( ...
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do_shortcode doesn't work on some pages

Im using Artiss Currency Converter to convert some numbers on my website. Im trying to out put do_shortcode('[convert number=1 from="aud" to="jpy"]') in 2 pages. One is a template page in ...
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wp_specialchars and wp_specialchars_decode in a shortcode plugin

I have written my first plugin, a shortcode plugin. I have read about wp_specialchars and wp_specialchars_decode but I'm not sure how to use them. The plugin read a shortcode allowing some parameters ...
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Wordpress Gallery shortcode: Display one category ID only

Good Day. I am using a Gallery shortcode in my wordpress site to display images. Problem is that I wasnt the gallery to show only images from a certain category, for example category id 35. How do I ...
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do_shortcode & render custom field won't work

I am wondering why this code just won't work.. I am frustrated about it. It creates the tabs, but doesn't render the custom fields (types). <?php echo do_shortcode('[xt_tabs_button]'.' ...
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shortcodes inside shortcode to sum values

I have statistical shortcodes that return values [stat1 val="usa"] [stat2 val="europe"] [stat3 val="china"] [stat4 val="africa"] I struggle to create the shortcode that can sum the shortcode values ...
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using 1 form shortcode (si or cf7) for all multisite sites [closed]

I have a network with more than 50 sites. I want to create one contact form (which means one shortcode) using contact form 7 or fast secure contact form. Then, I want to use that shortcode on all the ...
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Get all posts containing a shortcode

I'm writing a WP plugin that involves using shortcode. One of the missions is to display all (publish) posts that contain my shortcode regardless of their post type. Is there a built-in function for ...
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Adding short codes from a page's content on header and hiding the same from page's content

I have created a page and added the following shortcode from wp-orbit-slider [orbit-slider category="test"] I want the contents of [orbit-slider category="test"] be displayed on the header ...
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Shortcodes and a list of IDs?

I'm creating a simple shortcode function and need to specify a list of IDs as a variable. I've checked the Codex but I'm not sure how this is handled. The shortcode is: [video_vote ...
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How to: Simple Nested Shortcode [closed]

Im trying to wrap a shortcode inside of a "user loggeed in" shortcode. Here are the two shortcodes and my setup in WYSIWYG function wpfc_logged_in( $atts, $content = null ) { if ...
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Processing shortcodes in groups (separated by line breaks)?

The Project I'm working on a plugin to resize and embed rows of images using shortcodes that will be converted into <img> tags. In most cases there will be multiple images per row, and the ...
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shortcode to create dynamic dropdown box form shortcode attributes

I am trying to make a shortcode that will create a dynamic dropdown list of downloadable file links, that once selected, html will show a download link below the dropdown. Here is the end result of ...
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Show content only if member left a comment

Functions Php : add_shortcode( 'membervip', 'memberviparea' ); function memberviparea( $atts, $content = null ) { if( is_user_logged_in() ) return '<p>' . $content . '</p>'; ...
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Insert First Image into post (full-width)

I am looking for a simple PHP function to insert the first image from the gallery into the post, full width (I am using custom post types btw). So the syntax will be: <img src="xxxxx" /> any ...
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is_mobile as shortcode

I installed the Plugin "mobble" which provides some more conditional tags. As I want to hide some content for mobile devices I tried to build a shortcode [is_mobile]. But I tried many different ways ...
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How to display NextGEN gallery in templates?

I have installed the NextGEN Gallery plugin and have all my images in albums. Can someone please support me in displaying the NextGEN gallery with the use of the Galleryview plugin? Is there any ...
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Execute shortcode within shortcode

I am using this plugin: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/worldcurrency/ Shortcode syntax: [worldcurrency cur="EUR" value="25"] However, I'm using Advanced custom fields and the shortcode for ...