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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Class variables in shortcodes

Don't know what I'm doing wrong but, I have the following code: class the_shortcode { //Define Class Variables private $var; public function __construct() { ...
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Visual Composer integration

I've installed Visual Composer on my own template. The thing is that is not rendering all it's shortcodes. <?php $post = get_post( $post->ID ); echo $post->post_content; ?> Is that ...
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shorthand syntax for custom fields

I'm trying to write a shortcode and am sorely out of practice with this stuff. It's for a plugin Full Width Audio Player and I'm trying to query all tracks within a certain playlist so it will output ...
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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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Display function from functions.php in tag.php

I've added several functions to the functions.php file. I call those functions using a shortcode [shortCode] while in posts, pages, and widgets. But the [shortcode] will not work outside of posts, ...
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Shortcode not passing variable to included file

I set up a shortcode which includes a standard php/html form file. In the form I have a hidden field where the value is a variable which is meant to be available in the form via the shortcode ...
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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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Render shortcodes with get_post_custom

Wondering if anyone knows how to get a toggle shortcode to render when using: get_post_custom <?php $post_customs = get_post_custom(); //$post_customs = the_sub_field('project_items'); ...
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How wp maps urls into files

I am trying to understand how wordpress works. I have found this line of code in my theme: <?php echo get_permalink(get_option('Theme_search_page_id')) ?> If I get the that option from mysql ...
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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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Display title of child pages in shortcode

I'm having a hard time figuring out how to display the title of the childpages as the id of a div. Assuming that 'news' & 'othernews' are siblings of the parent page home (39) I want something ...
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custom page or standalone page?

I'm new to WordPress. I have a requirement to implement a live calculator(results updated as you type) in a WordPress site. The site has a simple theme. What is the best way to implement this? ...
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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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Get shortcode from the content and display it in other place (in sidebar, for example)

I have a shortcode: [content_block] If that shortcode exists in content and has the attribute position=top, I would like to remove it from the content and display it in other place. For example, in ...
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Load Gallery Images with Title on Homepage BX Slider

I need to display all thumbnails of a gallery on the homepage using the Roots theme with links to one page with a shortcode. The gallery has to be loaded as list items using BX Slider's jQuery to ...
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sql query in shortcode not working

I have a custom table 'wp-products' in WordPress with the following fields id (primary key) e.g 1 make e.g. ford model e.g. mustang price e.g. 17500.00 id ...
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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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How to build shortcode for tabs

i made a tabbed widget to display recent post , comments, and popular posts, but now i want to take out tab function from this and make a shortcode of it, so i can add it to wp posts and use it there. ...
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How to link to a page that has a shortcode?

I am building a calendar plugin that can be added within a page via shortcode. I am trying to find how I can build a link that links to the page the shortcode for the calendar is in. So another words ...
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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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How to list all active and specific shortcodes in wordpress

I wonder how you can list specific shortcodes, for example with this code you get a list of all active shortcode tags: <?php global $shortcode_tags; echo '<pre>'; ...
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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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How to get shortcode working from custom meta field

I've created a simple text custom meta field for pages. I can successfully enter plain text which prints on the frontend of the site with no problem. I want to add shortcodes also. If I add a ...
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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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Passing variable as add_shortcode argument

I'm trying to pass a variable into the add_shortcode function to be used as the shortcode name but it does not seem to be working. Is there a way that I can pass a variable similar to this? foreach ...
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Output html source tags inside shortcode

I have made a custom popup tiny mce button to add source code.This put shortcode like this [source] <h1>Hi</h1> [/source] To capture output I used function caption_shortcode( $atts, ...
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Enqueue Scripts / Styles when shortcode is present

What is the idea way to register/enqueue scripts and/or styles for use in plugins? I recently made a plugin simple plugin to add the user avatar/gravatar with a shortcode. I have different style ...
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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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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 ...