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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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 ...
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Multiple Parameters for a Shortcode

I am working on building some shortcodes for my blog. I can set a single parameter for my shortcode, but not sure how to set different parameter. For example, I can use [myshortcode myvalue] to ...
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All shortcodes not working on custom theme

I'm using a custom theme not developed by myself that seems to have disabled/ or doesn't have the function for any and all Shortodes, whether its a WordPress shortcode or a plugin shortcode. I mostly ...
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Shortcodes: closing shortcode not being processed

I have been using shortcodes in my templates successfully, apart from when a closing tag is required to wrap some other code or content. The problem is that the closing tag, eg [/shortcode], ...
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Raw output (preventing wpautop)

Using WordPress 3.5. I'm trying to put a <form> into a Page of a WP-based site. Unfortunately, WP is "helpfully" screwing up the formatting of the form by inserting <br> and <p> ...
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How to enqueue script based on post category?

I have scripts for various little tools I have made using some js and html. I want the js to load only on specific single posts in side a specific category. I have tried the following code and it does ...
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Display HTML5 jQuery Audio Player On Front Page

I would like to display the plugin HTML5 jQuery Audio Player 'centered' on the front page of my site. The plugin comes with shortcodes for posts and pages but my front(home page) only works with the ...
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Parse a shortcode differently based on on what it's nested in

Suppose we have two different sets of nested shortcodes, like this: Apple version [wrapper snack="apple"] Today I had a [flavor] snack... [/wrapper] Desired output: My snack was quite HEALTHY ...
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Custom registration form in shortcode getting internal server error 500

I created a custom registration form which works fine when used as a custom page template. I needed it as a shortcode so I created a shortcode using the function below /* Custom shortcode */ function ...
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Need to return shortcode text instead of the output

Is there a way I can return the shortcode text instead of the output. My code function is hooked into 'the_content' and I know if my function contain shortcode it will automatically generate the ...
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Shortcode Function not working

I got this code to show my thumbnails images and videos on my blog page, but when i try to use to show the thumbs in another page, it doesnt works. Function to display images and videos thumbs ...
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Shortcode displaying at the top of the page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: The result of a shortcode appear BEFORE page content short code output too early I got this shortcode for display my blog posts on my page, but the EXCERPT and the ...
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Possible to create placeholder images in Wordpress editor that are clickable (should bring up uploader)?

Working on a project where I would like to have buttons within the actual visual editor area where the user can click on the placeholder image and it brings up the upload dialog. I've seen that ...
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Insert wp gallery shortcode into custom textarea

Is there a way to insert wp gallery shortcode into custom metabox textarea ? I would like to have something like this: New metabox in post/page with textarea and below textarea there are a button to ...
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How to display the names of users from a specific group with a shortcode?

I have in the database a table with the user_id and corresponding group_id values, so each row contain the ID of the user that is a member of a group and the related group ID. The question is: How to ...
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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?