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 from admin textarea to page

I've added shortcode to a page via a custom textarea in my Wordpress admin, but the shortcode is seen as text and gets wrapped in quotation marks, so it doesn't work. This is basically how I ...
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Only execute specific shortcodes

For my wordpress content editor I need to specify the shortcodes I want to get executed. Is there a chance to define an array of shotcodes which get executed and all other shortcodes in the content ...
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How can I define the output of shortcode attribute value?

I would like to create a shortcode that has predefined output for attribute values. For example: [shortcode att="value1"] output = <div id="value1">Predefined content for value1</div> ...
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check if the user is owner of current page

I am struggling with this little problem. I have a user profile page and I want to change some of the content based on whether it is my own profile og someone elses. This is my code to add a shortcode ...
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How to add codes to wordpress editor using jquery

I am learning how to write plugins. I am new to it. I have a shortcode generator that is used to insert shortcodes. It inserts codes (HTML/CSS/JQERY/PHP) inside shortcode and plugin highlights in ...
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Enable a short code in the custom meta field

I was wondering if there is a filter that allows me to enable short codes to work inside the custom meta fields in my posts. I know the following code enables it in widgets: ...
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How can I extract a word from page/post URL using shortcodes

I have this URL: www.example.com/dog-to-cat I have this Title: "Dog-to-Cat" In the post/page I would like to insert 2 images, dog.jpg and cat.jpg Also, in the text I would like to use the words "Dog" ...
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template redirect is not working from within a shortcode

I am new to WordPress. I want to show a custom template of a plugin using a shortcode. This template has my own login form with my own header and footer. I am using the following code: add_filter( ...
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Extending the Audio Shortcode

At the moment, the audio shortcode only allows four attributes, src, loop, autoplay and preload. When you upload an audio file however, it comes with pretty useful meta data such as the album art, ...
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What is wrong with my rewrite rule for a page URL with query parameters and short codes?

I'm new to WP programming and I am having trouble with what would be a simple problem in other environments. I created a page (cdl-manual) using the normal WP admin UI. Then I added some functions to ...
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How to prevent tabs from opening all at once

I'm stuck on a plugin I'm writing to show and hide content in large texts. The html below is loaded using shortcode in the text editor. <p>Completely synergize resource <a href="#" ...
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Post content obtained via get_post has shortcodes in html form

I have a plugin that fetches the content of a post and displays it inside a form for editing. It works well with a wide range of plugins but Nexgen Gallery is causing a weird issue. When I use ...
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Trying to write shortcode with get_post_meta but isn't working

I am trying to write a plugin with a CPT and have a shortcode to display the data. I can get 'the_title()' to work and display the title of the post type but using 'get_post_meta()' I can't seem to ...
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Custom caption/image shortcode disappears after switching between text-editor and visual-editor

I've written an custom shortcode for images. I use the filter image_send_to_editor to modify the inserted html. My code (mostly copied from the core) looks like this public function send_to_editor( ...
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Manage Custom Gallery Shortcodes using Media Manager

I would like to create multiple gallery shortcodes (ie [gallery],[gallery-grid],[gallery-slider],[gallery-simple],etc.) I know how to create custom gallery shortcodes, but I was would like to use ...
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Multiple do_shortcode in page template

Is it possible to nest multiple shortcodes with do_shortcode? Using visual composer and easytable with the visual editor, the classic editor displays: [vc_row][vc_column ...
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run shortcode in excerpt of single custom post type

Hi because of the way my theme is set up, I need to run a shortcode inside the excerpt of a custom post type (services). This is the code I have so far... function ...
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Splitting content into two columns and shortcode-slideshow above

I am working on a custom template that will allow me to display a shortcode gallery in full width, and below that, the text from the content of the post in two different columns. I have been able to ...
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PHP error in shortcode [closed]

Can anyone help me see the error in this code? I'm trying to implement a function via shortcode which I found here: <?php if (function_exists(‘wooslider’)) echo do_shortcode(‘[wooslider ...
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Shortcodes (with a space) added to php Sample

I have found only a small handful of posts from around the internet regarding Shortcodes and allowing them to work / execute within Admin Pages. So, I have made several admin pages in Wordpress, and ...
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Foreach inside shortcode not working as planned

I have a loop inside a shortcode to display the list of posts for each category (schedule-day) in a custom post type (schedule). The first category lists the posts in said category just fine, but ...
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Keep shortcode in shortpost contents excerpt

I'm really confused , when I use some default theme like twentyfourteen, shortcodes show well in shortpost, but when I use theme that someone design for me , in shortpost I get shortcodes as text !! ...
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Adding javascript actions to words in post content

I would like to have my blog run some JavaScript code when certain particular words are clicked on. One approach would be to include "onClick" handlers in HTML elements within the posts and disable ...
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Image and shortcode not showing in excerpt

I've paid to someone to create a theme for me. Everything works fine, expect the excerpt on category posts. It only shows an excerpt of the post ( not image ) and when I add a shortcode in the ...
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shortcode issue in the_excerpt

I had this custom shortcode working but it seems to have stopped. I had the code running through another shortcode that ran the loop for category posts. I have since improved the code so that it works ...
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Adding Shortcode Values to wp_head

I'm trying to create a shortcode with attributes which then places the values in meta tags for SEO purpose. I know there a some plugins for this use, but I want a simple and reusable/extendable meta ...
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Sanitize or treatment of string in editor via shortcode

I have a string of data that's getting passed to the page via shortcode, but the original developer of the shortcode did not account for how I'm necessarily planning on using the data on the page, ...
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Creating a shortcode based on users preferences

Background: Creating a dynamic shortcode based on user inputs. This shortcode should change the output of do_shortcode based on the fields the user selects. Example: On a page, a user selects ...
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How to add an image uploader to shortcode generator?

Creating a quote shortcode which requires an image. I managed to find shortcode generator tutorials which inserts simple stuff like tabs, columns or just quotes without images. How do I add and use ...
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Add variable in between do_shortcode

I'm using redux frmaework for my theme option panel. & I'm using meta slider for my homepage. I used this shortcode in my frontpage template to show the slider: <?php echo ...
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Creating custom shortcode

I'm trying to create some custom shortcode - I want to be able to have names and numbers of people I want to display on my website, but as a shortcode, so it doesn't have to be typed in again and ...
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Wordpress gallery shortcode - include author's images

I'm using the built-in wordpress gallery shortcode to display all images of a category -- documentation found here: Wordpress Gallery Shortcode Codex --- By using [gallery category="1"] How could ...
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Native “playlist” shortcode random playing… How?

I'm using the beautiful shortcode "playlist" in my site but I want the random playing of my audio files. What I use is this: [playlist tracklist="false" images="false" artists="false" ...
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Modifying Search to Exclude results from within short code or HTML

I've been struggling with this one for some time and I was wondering if anyone has any ideas on how to fix this. I'm not asking about stripping out short codes or HTML from the excerpt, that's fairly ...
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What is short code for following?

Here is my code and I want to know what is shortcode of this? Is it [login_form] or do we need to add something more? With [login_form] there is no output as result function pippin_login_form() { ...
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Input with spaces in Shortcode attributes overwritten by defaults

question seems to be similar to the one asked here but the answer went down a different path. Pretty much if a user enters a shortcode attribute with a space it will get overwritten by the default ...
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Gallery shortcode menu order fix no longer working on Wordpress 4.0

I currently use the pmc_gallery_menu_order_fix for setting the menu order for image attachments in galleries as seen here: Wordpress 3.5 Gallery Menu Order not set? With Wordpress 4.0, I am now ...
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positioning disqus comment box in a specific location using function.php file

I need to display disqus comment box just after the post end (there are some other related post plugins which also load after post content so i want to post the disqus above them. Earlier when i was ...
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Wordpress plugin shortcode not working

I have a shortcode defined in a plugin as follows: // [tag1] -> Some Longer Text function shortcode_example1() { return 'Some Longer Text'; } add_shortcode('tag1', 'shortcode_example1'); Now ...
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Separating Custom Template logic

Our site displays athletic race results, and each runner has a specific wordpress user account. We have custom plugin to handle building the html elements. A specific runners page can be seen via this ...
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Allow shortcode for custom widget

The following code allows shortcode parsing for 'text' widget: add_filter('widget_text', 'do_shortcode'); How to make a similar one for a custom widget? I tried the following one but it didn't ...
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Using shortcodes that wrap around code

I'm using a membership plug in that requires me to wrap protected pages in a short code [private]content[/private] I want to use this code in my template so my client doesn't have to manually insert ...
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Add category attribute to custom recent post shortcode

I have a recent post shortcode to display a custom post. Everything works fine so far. However, I would like to add a category attribute so I can specify which category to display. My working code is ...
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Using “excerpt_more” filter for a specific post type

I have used excerpt_more filter in a theme's functions.php and in a plugin's functions.php. Here is the code for the theme function theme_excerpt_more( $more ) { return '...'; } ...
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Having Trouble Running Query From Shortcode Using Tribe's Events Plugin

I am not getting any results back using this code, even though I am passing in correct values. Can someone please take a look? function webinar_list_shortcode($atts) { global $post; // Defaults ...
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Children Shortcodes?

I started creating WordPress plugins a few weeks ago, and I would like to know if it's possible to somehow "embed" shortcodes in some others. Basically what I want to do is create a table or a list, ...
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echo do_shortcode for Contact Form 7 from within dynamically loaded php file

I am loading a php file containing echo do_shortcode('[contact-form-7 id="568"]'); using jQuery .load() but the shortcode returns nothing. I have seen this question and answer and understand that ...
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Autogenerate wordpress shortcodes using array?

I was create a shortcode which automatically generate shortcodes with given array key and value. Function names does not generate dynamically. Note: Array KEY = ShortcodeName and Value = Wordpress ...
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Which wordpress function is the caption shortcode linked to?

I have used this code in my page content to try and output an image + caption with a custom caption class and id... [caption id="my-caption-id" class="my-caption-class" align="alignnone" ...
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Enqueue script in Widget

I am trying to use wp_enqueue_script inside function widget of the Widget class. But it seems like when I print html it doesn't handle the javascript functions which I enqueue before. This enqueue ...