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 insert image and text from admin panel throughout my theme

I'd like to have an admin panel where I can upload an image and customize a line of text. Then use a shortcode throughout the theme to display the text/images. I'd also like this to be scalable so I ...
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How do I add text in a shortcode?

I think this might be an easier question but I can't figure it out. How can I add simple text inside a short code? For example: $return_string .= '<a ...
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Displaying shortcode output through Options Framework

I'm hoping someone might be able to help me. I'm using the Options Framework Plugin to customise my site, but I'm having difficulty with using a shortcode in one of the custom fields. I've created ...
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Getting the count of a shortcode that is nested

Let's say I have nested shortcode where the outmost shortcode is just HTML but the inner one is the one who displays the data. [outer_shortcode][inner_code url="#" title="Hello"][/outer_shortcode] ...
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Insert Shortcode exactly at the end of the content

<?php echo do_shortcode("[sharethis]"); ?> <?php wp_related_posts()?> There are 2 short codes above 1) share this plugin short code 2) related posts short code now my ...
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Create custom [sourcecode] shortcode, the right way?

What I want to do Sharing code in posts on WordPress is quite a pain with all the HTML escaping to take care of. So, I plan to enclose code in posts within a custom shortcode called [sourcecode], as ...
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using html as shortcode attribute

I have created a shortcode that retrives and displays top recommended posts based on a meta_key. There are different attributes, which all work, except for once where the content of the attribute is ...
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Plugin or shortcode for ISBN number?

I have a Woocommerce site with a catalogue of books. Each book has an ISBN (or EAN) number entered in a custom field. I need to do two things with the ISBN, and I don't want to have to manually ...
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Can I use widgets & shortcode if I need to return an array?

I'm trying to achieve the following functionality. I have several widget 'areas' that I can place widgets into. I programmed these widget areas into the theme of my site and I can turn them on and ...
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Replace shortcode with output in database?

For example, say I created a shortcode called [sourcecode] using the Shortcode API function, which is used to share code in posts like so: [sourcecode] #button { font-weight: bold; border: ...
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Creating tabs shortcode

<div id="tab-side-container"> <ul> <li><a href="#side-tab1">Tab 1</a></li> <li><a href="#side-tab2">The Second Tab</a></li> ...
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do_shortcode within post query

I am querying blog posts with a specific category (according to the template page slug, and want each post to output a slider, title and content. I'm using the wordpress plugin Anythingslider for ...
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Shortcoding with Divs

I am trying to turn a custom query into a shortcode but I am having some difficulty. Firstly, I am not sure how to return a custom thumbnail size via $return_string...in fact I am not sure how to ...
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Custom WP theme not showing shortcodes

I'm building a custom theme and am trying to use the Nivo Slider wordpress plug in. I have a widget area under my nav bar and for some reason only the shortcode shows, not the slider. I have read that ...
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Autoembeds don't work with paragraphs

I'm writing the below pieces of code in "Text" mode of the posts editor. Does work: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xxxxxxxxxxx Does work: <p>test http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xxxxxxxxxxx ...
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Stop parsing shortcodes

I'd like to stop parsing shortcodes in the_content but I'm struggling to find what the correct filter would be. This didn't work: remove_filter( 'the_content', 'do_shortcode', 40 ); remove_filter( ...
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Last post ordered by publish date using WP_Query on front page

I'm joining together few websites into one and I created appropriate posts and changed their post_date (publish date) to the original time of post. However (even if I list more than 1 post) the ...
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Is it possible to handle two or more shortcodes in a single page?

I have a shortcode [API-Module version="1"] and another shortcode like [API-Module version="2"] If i handle any one at a time in a single page it works perfectly. Yet my requirement needs both had to ...
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SImple Example To Update User Info From Front End [duplicate]

I want to give user ability to update their nickname from front end using wp_update_user and shortcode. The code below is working. add_shortcode('user-profile', 'get_current_user_prof'); ...
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Get ID of the page where shortcode is included

I have a page with a shortcode that uses get_the_ID(). The shortcode displays custom fields from the current page. When I include that page within another page, get_the_ID() returns the ID of the ...
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Localize variable for multiple Shortcodes

I have this code for flexslider Shortcode add_shortcode('flexslider', function($atts){ global $post; $ids = explode(',', $atts[ids]); $uniqid = uniqid(); wp_enqueue_script( 'shortcode_flexslider'); ...
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Form Shortcode not saving data to WP database

I'm developing a plugin that creates a custom table upon plugin activation. The plugin allows users to add a form shortcode to collect data for leads. I've got to the point where either the data ...
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Trying to override/intercept a PhotoMosaic gallery link in Wordpress using jQuery

The page in question is located at http://www.sandbarmedia.com/clients/va/gallery/. Basically, I'm trying to use jQuery to intercept a click on one of the photos in the mosaic so that it jumps to the ...
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Use shortcode as parameter for another shortcode

I'd like to use a shortcode as a parameter to pass to another shortcode: [google_map address="[content field='address']"] However, this outputs a blank map plus this string: "] I've looked in both ...
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Display certain category in a page

Is there any way to display certain category name in a page via shortcode? Edit: I have plugin which displays posts in pages by shortcode [display-post id=id of post]. I would like to have similar ...
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Shortcode question… javascript

We want to create a short-code. The final output of the source code should be similar to the code mentioned below. <script type="text/javascript" ...
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Print shortcode in custom action hook not where the shortcode is entered

I have added a custom action hook into my theme. I want to be able to enter a shortcode anywhere in the_content() and have the shortcode print were the custom action hook is rather then the point from ...
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Shortcode to find and replace URL

I'm trying to create a shortcode that will search within some specified text for a link and replace it with one that I specify. For example: [scode]Click on <a href="www.X.com">this ...
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Shortcode are not working in Option tree textarea

I am using option tree. In textarea, i place shortcode [layerslider id="1"] its not working, i also found same post replied by plugin author allow shortcodes in textarea in option tree applied ...
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using enqueue_script in a shortcode isn't working

I'm new to wordpress and I'm trying to get this to work by following the wordpress codex but I feel like I must be missing something obvious. I have a child theme based off of a parent one, and I ...
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How to stop unwanted splits in excerpts when using shortcodes for sliders or players

Am using this code in functions.php: Issue with enabling formatting in excerpts in Wordpress to allow shortcodes, javascript and formatting in the excerpt - works great, thanks. However, I am also ...
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Code auto escaping is not working when using short codes

I'm using this ages old, but still well working, plugin (source code here) to auto escape html inside <code>. All is well and good until I tried to use short codes to form the ...
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Convert shortcode into html form

I want to convert this shortcode. [list-style="one"] a b c d [/list-style] To ouput like this one (html form) <ul class="one"> <li>a</li> <li>b</li> ...
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How to generate CSS from a shortcode within a plugin

I'm struggling to generate CSS 'on fly' from a shortcode that is within a plugin using class. Here is the shortcode function: public function shortcode($atts, $content = NULL) { $data = ...
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Nested Shortcode Inside [caption] Doesn't Process

Captions in wordpress do not support nested shortcodes at the moment (v3.6). So, If I do write [caption]<img src=""> I love my [city][/caption] Where city is suppose to be processed but it ...
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Toggle Shortcode Sanitize Title

Wondering if anyone can help me out... here is my custom theme shortcode: add_shortcode('toggle', 'shortcode_toggle'); function shortcode_toggle( $atts, $content = null ) { ...
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How to link to a alternative page in CSS

I have a wordpress site and I want to be able to completely change a page that is displayed based on the browser size in my Custom CSS, so that if it is over 1500 pixels it loads a completely ...
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Audio and video shortcodes not working properly

I'm having some trouble with Wordpress's built-in shortcodes for audio and video. When I embed a video, it basically gives me a black box and has a link to download the file at the top; when I embed ...
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Problem with email_exists in shortcode

I have a custom registration form that I insert into a page via shortcode. The shortcode function looks like this: function custom_registration_form_shortcode() { $error = FALSE; if ...
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Shortcode for sectors

We've been given a WordPress site that has the following shortcode in the body of the page. [show_case_studies post_type="case-study" posts_per_page="15" order="ASC" orderby="menu_order" ...
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How to add a nested shortcode into editor?

I want to create an accordion shortcode for wordpress and the html code should be like this: <ul class="acordian"> <li> <h2>sadegh</h2> <p>To delete a comment, just ...
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Stray closing paragraph tag when using shortcodes

I'm using a basic shortcode to wrap some text in an expandable div. What appears to be happening is that the wpautop is inserting a stray closing paragraph tag at the beginning and a stray opening ...
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Filter specific shortcode output?

Is there a hook in WordPress that I can use to filter the output of a specific shortcode? Something like this: add_filter('shortcode_output', 'my_filter_function', 2); function my_filter_function ( ...
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WP_Editor Shortcode Issue

I have created a front-end editor using wp_editor that functions as it should. Upon testing I have noticed that it is stripping out any shortcodes that have been inserted in the content. I have ...
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Strip shortcode from excerpt [duplicate]

I have this challenge, that i've found out that i'm not the only one in the WEB with the same issue, nevertheless, there are no solutions yet. I'm trying to remove shortcodes from my custom post ...
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How extend shortcode default values for a plugin?

I recognize this would be better suited for the plugin's official support thread, but the developer doesn't appear to read the forums. I'm using the Standout CSS3 Buttons plugin to add buttons via ...
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Shortcodes: Return different based on atts

I have the following shortcode for pullquotes: //Pullquote shortcode function pullQuotes($atts, $content = null) { extract(shortcode_atts(array( "author" => '' ), $atts)); return ...
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Problem code and show comments

I use this code in shortcode for show posts : <?php while ($wp_query->have_posts()) : $wp_query->the_post(); $imagen = wp_get_attachment_image_src( get_post_thumbnail_id($post->ID), ...
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Creating a shortcode in a plugin that includes JS

I use a lot of embedded tweets on my site. The script always gets stripped out. I added Twitter's code to my theme, but it doesn't work with infinite scroll. So I'd like to make a shortcode that will ...
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Why is my str_replace not working on short code submitted by front-end?

I've built a front-end post submission form that allows a user to include a shortcode provided by SoundCloud. SoundCloud shortcodes generally look like this: [soundcloud ...