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 can I get the permalink of a page on which shortcode has been used

I want to redirect users to a page on which a particular short-code has been used after they login. So basically I want to know how can I get the permalink of that particular page on which my plugins ...
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Creating multiple enclosing shortcodes and fixing JS issues on click

I have the following shortcode to create multiple 'more' sections in any page/post: function more_shortcode( $atts , $content = null ){ return '<div id="more-outer"><a href="#" ...
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Call a custom field in an audio shortcode?

I'm attempting to call a custom field in an audio shortcode. The field I'm calling, enclosure, defines MP3 files that are associated with my respective posts. I'm using the PHP template editor in ...
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Replace / Remove Shortcode after 1st run / post

I want to use a shortcode to replace it with an image form a url. My idea: [shortcode url="http://google.de/aImage.jpg"] I post this shortcode usinbg IFTTT. After publishing the article the ...
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Set Post Image Using Shortcode

How can I set a post's featured image using the content of a shortcode? For instance, the following shortcode should set the post's featured image to the image at www.google.de/nicepic.jpg: ...
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Print shortcode in defined area

I would like to make shortcake to work that it would be possible to print in certain areas (sidebar, footer or normally in content). In templates I have two places with do_shortcode function (sidebar ...
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wordpress 4.4 self hosted video (html5) doesn't show

I was developing WP theme on my localhost (version 4.3). The client wanted to be able to add self-hosted videos. So I wrote shortcode and implemented it in Visual Composer. Basically, this shortcode ...
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My simple custom shortcode is not longer working (possibly due to upgrade to WordPress 4.4 ?)

I have a simple function in functions.php that creates a custom shortcode: function my_line_break() { return "<br>"; } add_shortcode( 'new line', 'my_line_break' ); Now, I don't know if ...
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Placing raw HTML inside a WordPress shortcode

My shortcode: function fullwidthFunc($atts, $content = null) { $atts = shortcode_atts(array( "backcolor" => 'transparent', "backimgurl" => '', "color" => 'black', ...
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How to parse shortcodes within returned content

I'm using Visual Composer, but I think it has more to do with WordPress than VC ;-) I did a shortcode (with the VC API) to get the content of a post. Here it is (in functions.php): add_filter( ...
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Pass instance number to shortcode child

I have problem passing my instance variable of shortcode [answers] down to it's childrens [ans]. Couldn't use global since that loses it's value. Here is the code: function ...
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tinymce wpview instance URL

I want some special URL types to be transformed in embedded content objects in the tiny MCE editor. I registered some them like that add_action('init', function() { ... ...
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embedding shortcodes in php template

I am using a plugin that has shortcodes. It is called according shortcodes [accordion] [accordion-item title="Title of accordion item"]Drop-down content goes here.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item ...
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Modify page title and subtitle with a plugin

How can I build a plugin which will modify a title (header) of the page? I built one generic page which uses shortcodes to display relevant information based on url parameters, but I can't use ...
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Wordpress shortcodes are not working

I am trying to use shortcode in wordpress. but its not working. I am new at this kind of job. My codes are: This is a post with short code ...... [contact-form] [contact-field label="Name" ...
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Add a short code to a plugin

I'm looking to extend a few plugins by adding custom shortcodes. These plugins create front-end pages, but I want to display that page content on another page. I figure there's an easy way to just ...
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Debugging shortcode problems

I am trying to get some of the Miscellaneous shortcodes working properly on my website. In particular, I would like to use the pages shortcodes: [list-pages], [child-pages], [sibling-pages]. I am ...
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Display WP-Types custom fields in post [closed]

I have a WooCommerce website where on products I added some custom fields using WP-Types plugin. The website has a section "News", which basically is a blog. How can I insert wanted products into a ...
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Can a shortcode return its own name?

Assuming there is some function or variable that allows the shortcode access to its name, and for sake here I will term that $scName, is something like this possible: function ...
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Get current post id witout passing in shortcode

Is that possible to get current post ID without passing in shortcode as parameter. Like [related-post] I want to get the post ID in which post this shortcode will use. add_shortcode( ...
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Only execute jQuery function(on document ready) on the page has shortcode from plugin [duplicate]

What I eventually want to do is when user logged-in to the site, I want to redirect the to the page with all the post created by that user and I want to load them via AJAX request. I have save ...
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Theme Icons not visible on http://domain.com, works on http://ipaddress

I have a wordpress based website released. I have used a theme, that allows icons to be used. These icons are not small images, but shortcodes that I use on the page. Open http://<my ip ...
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Excerpts are not displayed by a shortcode on category pages

A 3rd party plugin that I use adds a shortcode that displays a list of adverts (CPT posts). The shortcode function includes (with an include statement) a template - the list.php file, that displays a ...
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Find all strings between an enclosing shortcode

I want to look for all strings in my theme located between my enclosing shortcode [question] desired string [/question]. Then I want to output the so collected strings somewhere in my theme , e.g. ...
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Create a function to display HTML/data based on site admins role?

I need to make a shortcode to display some HTML on a page based on site admins "role"? Not the logged in user but the site admin's role. By default the role is 'administrator' and the only other role ...
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Error when overriding only some audio shortcode HTML output

Context I have a function that overrides audio shortcode HTML rendering, thanks to a WordPress hook: wp_audio_shortcode_override I used it this way in an OOP plugin: add_filter( ...
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Pass Shortcode Attribute to footer Script

i am trying to generate a wordpress shortcode which will display a (bx)slider. The shortcode function itself works like a charm, i can pass my data and the shortcode gets rendered well. The problem: ...
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Passing attributes to shortcode dynamically

Can I pass dynamically to shortcode attributes like as the following example shows [ authoorsposts author = get_the_author_id(); ]
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Function inside shortcode doesn't display WP_Query properly - custom post type

I have a problem with some shortcode and a function to display list of shops based on another shortcode. I wrote some code: Shortcode function shops_list($atts){ extract(shortcode_atts(array( ...
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Insert image caption (metadata) in shortcode in functions.php

I've created a shortcode that displays a random image given that certain parameters are filled, like img url and number of images to random through. It looks like this: function randimg_shortcode( ...
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What is rich_editing?

I wanted to learn more about shortcodes with button implementation since I do not use them much and I have been doing a lot of research on the topic and the questions and tutorials I run across use a ...
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Will a shortcode placed inside a paragraph tag still be valid?

I looked at some code for an article and saw that there was a shortcode contained in a <p> tag: <p>Blabla</p> <p>[shortcode]</p> <p>Wofwof</p> The ...
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Retrieving Advanced Custom Field within Shortcode Function [closed]

I'm trying to do something that seems like it should be (and probably is) simple: display the result of Advanced Custom Fields get_field() call within the return of a shortcode function. Within a ...
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Why is my shortcode not working

Im making a custom shortcode for my wordpress site and im just running through the example from the shortcode api for wordpress: function myshortcode() { $atts = shortcode_atts( array( ...
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AJAX and do_shortcode

I know questions on this subject have been asked before. But I'm stuck and cannot find a way out. I am using Ajax to load external information to my site. Initially all the information was loaded at ...
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Call attributes from shortcode function to a JavaScript function?

How do I call attributes from shortcode function to a JavaScript function? extract(shortcode_atts( array( 'xyz' => '' ), $atts )); I want to call xyz's value in ...
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How do I turn a shortcode into php?

I need to add a shortcode into one of the php files (replacing a search bar code that is hardcoded into the header php file). How do I add a shortcode to the header php file? This is the code that I ...
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Shortcode not working in widget

I created the following shortcode: function newsletter_signup_shortcode( $atts ) { $post_type = get_post_type(); // Attributes extract( shortcode_atts( array( 'location' => ...
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php in a shortcode

One of the major problems I have with a big site is the number of templates. So I figure I could call an optional footer within the page using a shortcode. function trainer_footer( ){ ...
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Formatting Shortcode to Display in Visual Mode

I was wondering if it's possible to convert this kind of shortcode: [card name="Muscle Band" set="XY" no="121" c="name"][/card] Into this in Visual Mode (in blue-colored text): Muscle Band XY ...
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Previous/Next with the same category

I have this code to use with shortcode at my portfolio pages. Everything is working fine, but I need that next and previous get the same category. This is the code: add_shortcode( 'prev', ...
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PHP Shortcode - 500 error

I have been working on a shortcode with help from this article: http://code.tutsplus.com/tutorials/create-a-shortcode-to-list-posts-with-multiple-parameters--wp-32199. I have tried to do what the ...
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Use html tags in shortcode_atts, is it real?

can i use html tags in shortcode attributes? like this: function b_text( $atts, $content = null ) { extract( shortcode_atts( array( 'text' => '<div class="myClass">DOM</div>' ...
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Show invoice in PDF based on user selection - wpcf7_posted_data [duplicate]

Here is my code and it's not working. function show_bill( $data ) { $data = do_shortcode( '[pdf-embedder url=http://xyxy.com/home/invoices/TCH6418086-2015Sep28_Oct04.pdf]' ); return $data; } ...
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call other shortcode in the email contactform7 send

Please advise how I can call other shortcode in the email contactform7 send. Here is my code: function show_bill( $wpcf7 ) { $wpcf7 .= do_shortcode('[pdf-embedder ...
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Call other shortcode on button click [duplicate]

How can I run other shortcode on click? Here is my code: add_action( 'wpcf7_before_send_mail', 'show_bill' ); function show_bill( $wpcf7 ) { $form = do_shortcode('[pdf-embedder ...
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How can I call other shortcode in the form?

I am using the following code. It works fine, but the issue is my form gets replaced with the result of the shortcode. How can I call the shortcode without replacing the form? add_filter( ...
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Shortcode arguments to another shortcode

I am learning about shortcodes. I've made 2 shortcodes that makes an accordion with bootstrap. One shortode (accordionGroup) creates the body that contains one or more shortcodes to make the items and ...
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Shortcode Displaying Content Twice

I have written this shortcode in my functions.php, its taken from a plugin but its functioning as stand alone, because i have renamed functions and shortcode. This shortcode prints the content of wiki ...
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Portfolio does not appear in Mutilingual site - PolyLang

My theme has an inbuilt portfolio, as it's a portfolio specific site. I'm localizing the site, and have been using the Polylang plugin for subdirectory creation. I have added the shortcode (that the ...