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 with menu item attributes show only if entered

I have created a shortcode so admins can add a menu with up to 11 items. The issue I have is if they enter only 8 items I have 3 empty items showing up in the html. Is it possible to show items only ...
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Wrapping succeeding shortcodes together

I'm developing a WordPress theme where the gallery shortcode breaks out of my main content div. I haven't really put this in to practice but I'm thinking of theories how to accomplish this easily. ...
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Wordpress: Trying to echo taxonomy slugs of individual downloads, but limit them to the $atts[category] selected from shortcode from post

Note: I'm a reasonable newcomer to .PHP, starting with this project. I understand the concept of it, but I'm not yet skilled enough to figure out what functions I need to use for something a bit ...
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Displaying WP Job Manager Expired Listing

Anyone experience with the WP Job Manager? I tried to create the shortcode to display it, but seem not working. this is what i did: function jobexpired() { return '<div class="job_listings" '...
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Modify content if has shortcode

I have a post or page , the content of that post or page is similar to the following Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur sadipscing elitr, sed diam nonumy eirmod tempor invidunt ut labore et ...
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Is it possible to get Wordpress shortcode output with ajax

I'm trying to develop a booking system with a plugin. There is a couple of "book now" buttons with unique ids. What I want to do is to create a popup box (a div which shows when the "book now" button ...
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myCRED do_shortcode issue

i found a code to create a timer. I want to use it for delaying a do_shortcode commands but i don't work... the shortcode is execute when the timer is to 1:00 and i want to execut it when the timer is ...
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Shortcode At top of Page - PHP 5.5 vs 5.4 - ob_start();

add_shortcode( 'recent-events', 'recent_events' ); function recent_events( $atts ) { ob_start(); $atts = shortcode_atts(array( 'count' => '2', 'columns' => '1' ...
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Add catagory attribute to custom shortcode

I have created a custom post type called "whiz_qt_quote". I have created a shortcode for display all the post . This is working fine. but I would like to display the post for specific category. I ...
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return array when using shortcode

I create my own custom table and and retrieve data and save in to the array variable $take. now when i display this using print_r($take) it will show my all records. but i try a lot to return this ...
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How do you load a stylesheet for just the page that contains a shortcode?

I am working on developing a pluginI've been really struggling with this task, mostly because I've seen so many different ways to do almost what I want, but not exactly what I want. So I've tried ...
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Why can't I type [ ] opening and closing brackets on the Visual tab?

Trying to type [ brings the text area to full screen. Trying to type ] does nothing. It really inhibits my shortcode usage. On the Text tab it works fine, so it's only in TinyMCE. I use an european ...
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Cannot send session cache limiter - Headers Already Sent

Error Messages is as follows : Warning: session_start() [function.session-start]: Cannot send session cache limiter - headers already sent (output started at /home2/digimous/public_html/wp-content/...
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Serializing URL via wp add_shortcode to auto select from option list onload

first time in the wordpress stackexchange community! Great that there is such a thing... Scope: Use of the add_shortcode method to use url string to automatically select options in a scraped table on ...
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Content Section Custom Anchor Not Working

I purchase WP theme (Techwise) and I found an issue with content menu sidebar in post page. that content not working as same (toc) Table of Content. it's not working with Arabic letters but working ...
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Plugin Error on activating

I'm building theme. but for custom post type, custom taxonomies and shortodes . I created the simple plugin. just plugin info and then functions to create CPT CT and shortcode. here is the example: &...
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Limit the number of successful logins

I would like to retrieve the number of successful logins of a user and act accordingly. If user logged in more than 10 times, then log out user automatically with wp_logout() or similar. I would ...
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Ads below footer

A client of mine has ads on his website, which are managed by a CPT. The ads can be pulled in via a widget, hardcoded query and a shortcode. I have an issue that isn't consistent that I'm trying to ...
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Does a String Replacing script affect shortcode output?

I have some javascript in the header that finds and replaces any phone number string in the static html output of the page. It's working great on strings that are outputted by the_content, but for ...
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Shortcode error

I've created a plugin that includes the shortcode below, it works fine one website ( http://www.porministries.org/wordpress/?page_id=16 ) but not on another website ( http://www.rccov.com/media/ ). I ...
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Passing multidimensional arrays and associative arrays to plugin shortcodes

I want to pass complex structured data to a plugin I am creating. I have been using text strings in shortcodes with delimiters that are exploded into arrays by the plugin but things get increasingly ...
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Inserting a variable into a shortcode inside php

$idstring = do_shortcode( $cb_video_url ); long story short, this gets the YouTube video ID from a given url (example: 5kx45jHqQ ) and there is a youtube embed plugin for wordpress that uses the ...
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Custom Login in Shortcode got error

I am creating a shortcode that having a login form but it seems I got error when I try to login. this is my code. function postCustomWPLogin($username, $password){ $creds = array(); $creds['...
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why full page is being feedbacked when using ajax?

Having kind of strange problem. The code i'm using in the plugin is as below //user login form add_shortcode('ajax_login', 'atest'); function atest(){ global $load_js; $load_js = true; return ...
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Modify shortcode to work with custom taxonomies and slugs

I am using this code which works fine with posts but I am looking to modify it so that the user can specify in the shortcode: custom post type name taxonomy name slug of taxonomy category For some ...
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Get Current CPT taxonomy category in shortcode

I am calling my shortcode like this which works fine but I would like to avoid defining the slug, and instead picking it up automatically from the current custom post type that the shortcode resides ...
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WordPress core playlist function not showing artist and album info

On my test environment, all the information from the ID3 tags show up just fine on the playlists using the core MediaElement.js player. http://labs.mixtapes.tv/audio/mixtapes/chris-webby-checkup-199....
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Split on self closing shortcode and retrieve args,

I'm writing a custom lesson post type for teachers that may or may not be technically minded. I want to make it as simple as possible for them to divide their lesson into segments that will be ...
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Do a summary based on sections in a post

I wonder if it's possible in wordpress to create a summary, let's say at the begining of the post, that displays links to all the post section ? Example: [summary title="Summary"] [section]Title 1[/...
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How to output different content of page on different places in my template

I have a special template for my homepage. There are many different boxes, and in every box I want to have different content. That should be possible to create over the backends page edit function. ...
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Possible to add author avatar to header so displays for all, not just registered/logged users?

I have a wordpress site and here is the page where I am trying to display the avatar & user name in the header, listmenow.com/default Is it possible to display the avatar & user name for the ...
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How to display single arbitrary facebook post with a shortcode?

Does anyone know of a plugin that can show a single recent Facebook post with a shortcode that works something like this: [fb-recent post="0"] [fb-recent post="1"] where post="0" refers to the most ...
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how to pass variable of shortcode of wp to javascript

I have create a shortcode of google map in my theme. whole code is below. function google_map_view_scripts() { wp_enqueue_script( 'googlemap', get_template_directory_uri() . '/js/googlemap....
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...