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 add menu to page content using editor

I can manage custom menus in Appearance -> Menus Then, I can add any of these custom menus to the page content by inserting a shortcode like this in the editor: [menu name="Menu1"] Question: How ...
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How to open media browser from tinyMCE window?

I'm trying to create a shortcode to embed audio files, with custom data as copyright owners and year, etc. It's a basic tinyMCE window with textboxes to insert the information, and the URL of audio ...
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display-posts shortcode attributes have no effect

I need to list some specific posts on a page. I discovered the [display-posts] shortcode feature but it doesn't seem to work. Here's what I'm trying to do: [display-posts posts_per_page="2"] ...
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Create a random list of html items within a shortcode in the functions file.

I'm trying to create a function that randomly pulls lines of code for a list of HTML items. Basically, I'm going to have a list of 50 or 100 images with hyperlinks associated with them. I'd like a ...
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Shortcode display CPT Query only showing 1 post?

Ive seen similar questions on here but I am already using WP_Query and wp_reset_postdata. In short I wrote a shortcode that queries our Custom Post Type to display posts specific to a category. ...
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Ouput rel attribute on links in Gallery Shortcode within template file

I've added a gallery into a template file using echo do_shortcode('[gallery link="file" ids="1,2,3,4,5"]' ); When I use just the shortcode within a post I get a rel attribute on the links to the ...
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Add custom image size to shortcode

I am using WP-Views by WP-Types, to list WooCommerce category images in a page. WP-Views doesnt support category images by default, so i found this code to make category images available by shortcode. ...
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Problem in creating a shortcode form custom post type slider

I am trying to build a shortcode of my custom slider. The following is my code : add_shortcode('teresa_stories_courage_slider', 'teresa_stories_courage_slider_shortcodes'); function ...
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return wp query results in a shortcode

I am using wp query results in a shortcode, and right now I am echoing out the stuff I need, or just using wp functions (title(), the_content() etc.). The problem is, if I put that shortcode in a ...
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Should too many attributes make shortcode fail?

I have been working on a full scope GUI shortcode generator. It is pretty much finished but I am having some weird things happen on testing out the end product. The shortcodes seem to fail if more ...
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Simple Dropbox - Dashboad Widget ( Call as funchtion or do_shortcode() )

Hello I'm looking to use the simple dropbox plugin, on my dashboard as a secure upload widget, but it uses shortcode to be displayed on a page or post, not so much the dashboad. [simple-wp-dropbox]. ...
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wordpress plugin admin area save settings

I am brand new in wp plugin development and i need your help cause throw web the answers that i find confused me. So i would like to make a countdown timer wp plugin for my website that will display ...
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Hide shortcodes “code” when using the “editor” the same as wordpress do with “gallery”

i have question, how to hide the "shortcode code" when using the "editor" the same as wordpress do with "gallery"? my clients hate to see shortcodes as "code". And the truth, not only him, but a lot ...
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How to edit classes inside shortcode with jQuery

Please someone help me to do this .. I want to add FontAwesome shortcode to my theme I have a shortcode that is generated: add_shortcode( 'sh_icon', function( $atts, $content=null ){ $atts = ...
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Unique ID for WordPress shortcodes when used more than once on a page?

I’m currently coding a WordPress shortcode and it has some javascript involved. For javascript to work properly I need to use a div with a unique #ID. If the shortcode is used once, it works fine, but ...
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Plugin calling HTTP_X_REQUESTED_WITH

I'm writing my first WP Plugin. I have a form that saves the input data after the data is entered without having to submit. Everything is working but I am unsure if I am calling HTTP_X_REQUESTED_WITH ...
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Custom shortcode with dynamic rewrite

I'm trying my hands at developing a plugin but have run into an issue I can't seem to find any good answers to. I want users to put a shortcode on any page they want, and the shortcode is replaced ...
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More efficient query to display posts in same sub-category?

[EDIT: See my comment below, I may have been fooled by Chrome caching an earlier version of this code. It now seems to run quite quickly. Leaving the question up in case anyone sees a better way but ...
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video not displaying in template page by shortcode

I am working on WordPress 4.0.I am new to WordPress. I have created a template page to show single post by their post id for this functionality I have created a template page where all the posts are ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Custom Meta Boxes repeatable field show on single.php

I have some code that adds a Metabox, with repeatable fields to the edit screen of the WordPress backend. It looks like this: The code, I have in the functions.php, looks like this: function ...
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Uncaught TypeError: undefined is not a function (shortcode-box)

I have a Wordpress theme that the author is no longer maintaining, and has stopped functioning properly with the update to Wordpress 3.x. Over the past few months, I have been working to resolve the ...
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Wordpress Plugin Shortcode Help

I am trying my best to get rid of this pain when creating a Chart Plugin. I have registered custom post type to add every single chart with specific meta boxes. Everything works fine except the ...
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Parse shortcodes from another site in WP Multisite

I'm retrieving a list of posts from various sites in a multisite installation using the following method: $posts = lc_main_eh_posts(); foreach ( $posts as $post ) { setup_postdata($post); ...
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Load post shortcode content into fancybox

I'm wondering if it's possible to load shortcode content entered into a custom field into a fancybox overlay? And if so, could anyone maybe point me in the right direction as to how I might go about ...
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Members only Passthrough

So I made a members only site with wordpress by redirecting everything to the homepage and adding a registration/login page to my homepage. This was added as a plugin: /* Change Login URL */ ...
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Create shortcode in Child Theme?

I have created a child theme, and I am trying to add a shortcode to its functions.php file, by doing this: // functions.php of child theme <?php include(WP_CONTENT_DIR . ...
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apply_filters to content but ignore shortcodes

I want to prepare my content added via wp editor so it displays nicely, so I use apply_filters like so: $ld = apply_filters('the_content', $ld); That works fine for the page, but in the backend ...
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shortcodes not working -they just display as raw shortcode (code)

I'm developing a plugin and need to implement shortcodes, the shortcodes is coming out as it is on a archive/category page - I have used to the shortcode_exists(); to check if the shortcode does exist ...
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How to make shortcodes parse in two different themes

I've got a mobile and a desktop theme for my website , but the shortcodes in my desktop theme are a lot more functional than the ones in my mobile theme, I use only the shortcodes in my desktop theme, ...
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Do_shortcode on PHP file outside theme ALMOST works

I recently incorporated a new interface into my wordpress site that mimics an iGoogle layout. (If interested, It can be found here: Link and DEMO ) It uses several widgets to make up the layout ...
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Using the same shortcode to show any table from the database

I have a little question for you. I want to create a shortcode that makes a table with data that I have stored in a database. But i want to send the shortcode an attribute, to specify which table ...
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Using Post ID and Page ID in same function

I've written a function to display a custom sidebar, which is outputted as a sidebar. On some pages, I have a Custom Field called 'show_sidebar', which I can assign as 'false' on pages which I do not ...
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Set thumbnail from URL, by grabbing image in functions.php

So I've written a whole bunch of functions, which are used to display Vine videos. I then have a shortcode which outputs the code. The last thing I have to do is set the post thumbnail. I want to be ...
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Nested WordPress shortcodes

Can I pass attributes from a shortcode to a nested one. Example: [row $number_of_cols=4] [col] $width=total_width/$number_of_cols; [/col] [/row]
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Using get_terms() as shortcode attribute

Hop you pepople would be fine. I'm creating a shortcode with the following code. $categories = get_terms( 'project-type' ); foreach ($categories as $category) { ...