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 change variable base on user

How would I put this together. For plugin Contact Form 7 Data Base how would I add in the "Submitted Login" (user display name) to the search="name" Original Shortcode [cfdb-table form="Contact ...
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Using get_option() in JavaScript

Previously, I used the get_option() function to get an option in PHP, like this: $width = get_option('my_width'); This is inside a shortcode function. Now, I want to have an option in JavaScript. ...
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Which file renders the “Edit Gallery” Settings page?

I was looking for a tutorial on adding options to the "Edit Gallery" page. In the hopes of adding some GUI inputs that would result in the generated [gallery] short-code having custom attributes. I ...
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Add htmlentities and/or shortcode into data-attributes

I realize this is crazy but, I built up a filtered gallery with quicksand and it pulls in a larger image, title and description when you click the smaller image it shows the data-img in a larger form. ...
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How to change the output of gallery shortcode

I would like to add the media description as a data-attribute to each image of the gallery. All the other answers favour the solution to copy the whole code from media.php to functions.php and change ...
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Create a short code that inserts js

Note: People are assuming this question is already answered when in fact it is no where close to being the right answer. I have created tons of short codes, How ever I am using Jquery plugin TOC and ...
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Shortcodes, output buffering, and WordPress functions

I have a couple of long forms which I want to output as shortcodes. Shortcode API indicates that If the shortcode produces a lot of HTML then ob_start can be used to capture output and convert ...
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Global, network-wide shortcodes or text replace functions

What I'm trying to achieve is a simple text-replace functions, that would be available to any site in my Wordpress Network. Basically I want to: Change [--] into — (—), Be able to ...
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Wpautop stops working after get_the_excerpt

function pre_process_shortcode($content){ global $shortcode_tags, $shortcodes; // Backup current registered shortcodes and clear them all out ...
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Inserting shortcode is blanking excerpt - any ideas?

I wrapped a shortcode around my post content and I have noticed it is making the excerpt blank on archive pages instead of auto generating one from the_content/post. At a loss as to what is causing it ...
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How to put a form with php code into a variable or shortcode?

I'm trying to put my frontend form into a variable or a shortcode so I can wrap another shortcode around it (specifically Bainternet Post Creation Limits). My form has PHP code in it so I'm not ...
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wp_editor returns the shortcode and not render the output

I built a plugin, and I would like to use shortcodes in the integrated wp_editor. I'm using echo to display the content of the wp_editor, so I think that's the problem why I can't use the shortcode. ...
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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 ...