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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Get multiple shortcode attribute values

I'm trying to get several values from a shortcode. I tried several things without success. The shortcode looks like this: [myshortcode metakey="<field_key:key1, title:Title ...
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TinyMCE popup windows using WP functions

In my editor I would like to use a TinyMCE generated popup to insert in the textarea some complex shortcodes. I use the TinyMCE API to show the popup (bottom of this question). The popup is a PHP file ...
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other shortcodes in Contact form 7 MAILS

How to use other shortcodes inside Contact form 7- forms? indeed explains how to use other shortcodes inside Contact Form 7 forms. But that doesn't make them usable in the mails that Contact Form 7 ...
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Can I wrap an unordered list inside a shortcode?

So, I created an events page for my client that holds lots of details about events. We found no particular event plugins to be helpful for their purpose, so I built a a custom template using advanced ...
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Shortcode for latest -not expired- posts

I've made a short code (part of a plugin) to display the posts which aren't expired. For saving the expiration date, i made already a meta key called newsbox-date. Handy for micro-news, short ...
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Shortcode are not working in Option tree textarea

I am using option tree. In textarea, i place shortcode [layerslider id="1"] its not working, i also found same post replied by plugin author allow shortcodes in textarea in option tree applied ...
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Convert shortcode into html form

I want to convert this shortcode. [list-style="one"] a b c d [/list-style] To ouput like this one (html form) <ul class="one"> <li>a</li> <li>b</li> ...
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Audio and video shortcodes not working properly

I'm having some trouble with Wordpress's built-in shortcodes for audio and video. When I embed a video, it basically gives me a black box and has a link to download the file at the top; when I embed ...
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Stray closing paragraph tag when using shortcodes

I'm using a basic shortcode to wrap some text in an expandable div. What appears to be happening is that the wpautop is inserting a stray closing paragraph tag at the beginning and a stray opening ...
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Plugin Handle URL With Custom Theme

I need to develop a plugin in which a special page needs to be created. This page will have a completely separate design from the rest of the website, and will be located at a specific URL. I realize ...
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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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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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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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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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Single post content custom order

In my post I have a shortcode for [video] than text content. Single post page displays first entry-meta, than title, than content [video] + text. What I need is to add some condition in single.php so ...
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Wordpress Short code with additional parameter

I am using twitter boostrap in my recent project . I want that the post or page content will split into columns. For doing this I am declaring several shortcode like this function ...
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Preserve shortcode content formatting

How can I preserve the formatting of the content within a shortcode block when I switch back and forth between the visual and text editor in TinyMCE? As in, the stuff between [myshortcode] and ...
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Passing postid of Testimonial Custom Post in Shortcode Parameter

I am trying to create Testimonial custom post and display using shortcode function create_post_type() { register_post_type( 'testimonials',//new post type array( ...
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Shortcode Display From Wordpress Dashboard Page Without Using post_id

I have to code for showing recent post on my home page custom theme it works good function.php code function my_recent_posts_shortcode($atts){ $q = new WP_Query( array( 'orderby' => ...
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Adding shortcode to the main menu

Is it possible to add shortcode to a main menu? I tried the following but no luck? add_filter('wp_nav_menu_items','add_nwadcart_widget_to_menu', 10, 2); function add_nwadcart_widget_to_menu( ...
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How to Modify WordPress Default Image Gallery Shortcode

I would like to be able to show 5 columns and only 10 images per page for the default WordPress image gallery. Visually I would imagine it to look something like the following: columns="5" ...
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On selecting shortcode generate selected shortcode table inside page editor worrdpress

i want to create a different different shortcode while choose particular shortcode relative table is show on page editor for example when user choose [some_random_code_sc] that shortcode then relative ...
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Replace shortcode in substring

I've created these two functions to toggle between the first paragraph of the content and then everything but the first paragraph so when the user selects 'More' it slides out the article smoothly ...
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Redirect loop upon installation of my plugin

I have created a plugin that uses a shortcode [MyCreditStatus] to display a form (multi-page form). This plugin uses an API that I also made. When I try to install the plugin, there are times that ...
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Allow user to input shortcode into wordpress widget

This is my first widget, so I'm new to this, but I want the ability to add 6 different shortcodes to the widget that the user can set. The question is this, how do I get the plugin to allow the user ...
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the_time function inside HTML dom parser

I have recently bought a theme, where I want to modify some things. The theme makes use of shortcodes. One of these shortcodes is adding the most recent posts. In these most recent posts is the date ...
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Is there a way I can return terms by name using a shortcode?

I want to create a shortcode to return a string of values, which are the term names. So I can use it to pass data inside a plugin. Anyone cracked this one before? /** * Custom shortcode to get terms ...
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Including Custom fields within the_content

I’m designing a site for a client and I’m using custom fields for buy links to her books. I only want buy buttons to appear for fields that contain a URL, so I’ve hooked this just below the_content: ...
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TinyMCE strips content while pasting. Possibly a bug

I have a shortcode that has a 'style' attribute for a theme that I'm creating, which looks like this: [shortcode_name type="normal" style="fixed"] Now if I paste this in the TinyMCE editor, I get ...
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How to use extract shortcode in loop?

Actually I need to gallery in any new post so i use shortcode for making gallery for every new post. I use images and videos in slider. problem is that I have custom html slider need to convert ...
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HTML Inside of Shortcode Breaks Shortcode Output

Lots of Googling has still not yielded a solution. Here is the problem: I have created a custom Wordpress shortcode to use inside my Thesis theme. The goal of the shortcode is to allow users to wrap ...
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Space in WordPress Attribute Causing Problems

I'm trying to write my first caption plugin and having some difficulties. I'm setting up a shortcode like so: function Shortcode_Caption( $atts, $content=null ){ // DEFAULT ARGUMENTS ARRAY ...
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Change font-size within a shortcode

I have a simple shortcode like this.... function myshortcode( $attributes, $content = null ) { extract( shortcode_atts( array( 'class' => '' ), $attributes ) ); return ...
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How to get specific string in explode array?

I have a shortcode where I'm trying to get a specific string from the $args array below. Query: <?php $args = array( //'post_type' => $posttype, 'post_type' => explode( ', ', $posttype ), ...
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Wordpress removing <p> tags?

I'd already come across a case where Wordpress added <p> tags. However now I'm dealing with the opposite situation. When I add [] shortcodes inside <p> tags WordPress automatically removes ...
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Activate short codes for all post queries?

I need to use shortcodes on widgets and various plugins. For widgets I simply used: add_filter('widget_title', 'do_shortcode'); add_filter('widget_text', 'do_shortcode'); However I cannot figure ...
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Shortcode inside <a><span> WP wraps in in a <p> and shortcode is done after

I want to do this: <a href="/wp-login"><span style="pointer-events:none">[shortcode]</span></a> The Shortcode should be disabled but linked to a loginform. but wordpress ...
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How can I create a custom shortcode that will return a custom post type by ID?

Please excuse my ignorance, this seems simple but I can't figure it out and I've been rushing to hack things together. I can't find anything online to help me out. What I have: A custom post type ...
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esc_attr not working in shortcode

I have a shortcode that outputs a block of html. One element in the block is an anchor tag with an image caption in the title attribute. Some of the captions I am using have double quotes in them, so ...
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Shortcode displays only default attribute values

For some reasons every shortcode, that I try to add to functions.php, displays only default attribute value and ignores what I specify in a post. E.g.: function my_shortcode( $atts ) { extract( ...
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Modify function Shortcode_atts

function get_date_posts($params, $content){ $default_params = array( 'post_type' => 'post', 'order' => 'asc', 'orderby' => ...
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How to remove shortcode(s) from WYSIWYG Page editor for Non Admins

Title says it all. We have a front end form on our site where users submit content via front end (also they are logged in while doing this) Because these short codes add them self to the content box ...
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Remove specific shortcode from get_the_content()

I have a variable like this: $post_content = get_the_content(); Here i want to remove some specific shortcode from the $post_content variable e.g i want to remove only this [video height="300" ...
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Overwriting a Shortcode

I have a theme that extends the Visual Composer plugin with a slider on the front page. The slider will show five testimonials from five different customers. I want to add the featured image of each ...
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How to create a custom shortcode for custom login form?

I am trying to create a shortcode for the login form to use on a page. I have manage to get a simple form, but am looking to add the "forgot password link" Here is what I have so far ... any way to ...
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Get custom post type list for every category shortcode

I am trying to make a shortcode to list all custom posts under the category they are under. Here is my code and I am no expert of coding but i thought that this would work. If someone can tell me what ...
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Calling a shortcode in the backend

I'm using TablePress to make some backend tables. What I want to do is show these tables in a different admin menu than the TablePress menu, because they'll be available to lower user groups. So I ...
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Add an access code form to call a unique page based on page without registration

I've seen some other questions similar but not the totally the same. If I missed in the search, please forgive me. However this what I have so far: I've created a form that has the following: an ...
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Passing variable in nested shortcodes

How can I pass style attribute of [boxes] shortcode to [box] shortcodes without using global variables? I don't want to use global variables, because I saw on a few articles that using global ...
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Integrating a back-end plugin to the front end

I'm trying to take a plugin which is only accessible through the admin panel backend and bring it to the frontend. Specifically, I want users to be able to access the RSP Sharing plugin front the ...