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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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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show shortcodes in editor

Is there any way in which i can show custom shortcodes inside the editor panel, I have a bunch that I've created and thought it would be a good idea? Not found anything online other than tutorials on ...
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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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Pagination in a Shortcode. Get_next_posts_link not working but get_previous_posts_link works fine right next to it

I'm trying to output a custom post type archive using a shortcode. Everything works fine except for the get_next_posts_link part. The weird part is that it's right next to a get_previous_posts_link ...
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Randomize Arrary With Shortcodes

I am trying to display random users to follow for the user pro plugin. I am displaying the shortcode but not actually doing the shortcode. <?php $input = Array('[userpro template=list ...
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Custom Info Box at end of posts?

I'm pretty new to WordPress so there are some parts of it I have difficulty working with. I run a small scale gaming niche website which focuses on just a small group of video games, and what I'm ...
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Wordpress Short code for List style

Hi I am using following short code to generate a list [ul style="5"] [li]Surgical Internship: Yale University – New Haven, Connecticut, 2001 [/li] [li]Orthopaedic Residency: Yale University – New ...
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Is there a good way to load tiny_mce_popup.js through editor.windowManager.open?

I need to load tiny_mce_popup.js in my page video.php. The page video.php is a popup. {text:'Video', onclick: function() { editor.windowManager.open({ title: 'TinyMCE', ...
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How to create shortcode for auto login after registration

I've a code for auto-login after registration which is: function auto_login_new_user( $user_id ) { wp_set_current_user($user_id); wp_set_auth_cookie($user_id); $request = ...
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Multiple instances of the shortcode on the same page

I have this shortcode: function fm_requestebook ($atts) { $atts = shortcode_atts(array( 'cf7' => null, 'filename' => null, 'event' ...
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Call/Run a Shell Script from Wordpress Page/Blog

Is it possible to run a shell script from a Wordpress page or blog post? There doesn't seem to be a plugin available or way to do this. The script would need to take values inputted in the page ...
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<p> tag breaks shortcode output (other solutions don't work)

I just encountered weird problem. My shortcode output which is something like '<span class="link_container"><a href="#">'.$content.'</a></span> <div ...
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Can not get shortcode content in function

I use a shortcode on my page like [homepage_featuredproducts]test[/homepage_featuredproducts] In my functions.php function homepage_featuredproducts( $atts , $content = null ) { ...
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Expanding a function to call a plugin or show a link

I have added the following code to my functions.php to validate if a user is logged in before allowing them to fill out a form: function my_members_only_shortcode($atts, $content = null) { if ...
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shortcode order for event custom post type

ok im working on a website using post type event with post_meta event_start_date, i created a shortcode and everything is displaying fine except for it displaying in order, it seems as its not ...
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Shortcode not accepting atts

i have been working on a shortcode and I am having trouble passing $atts to it. i can't figure out what i am doing wrong. To say it another way, i cannot update 'input_product_image_ID' to a ...
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Video Shortcode Only Returning a Link

I am trying to dynamically load a video in the media library using the built in MediaElement player. To do this, I am using the do_shortcode() function to run the [video] shortcode and build up the ...
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the_content() shows shortcode instead of parsing it

I'm loading a given post data via Ajax. The problem is that a plugin's shortcode is not parsed. The plugin is "Ninja Forms". It outputs [ninja_forms_display_form id=5] Instead of rendering the ...
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How to create a shortcode for embedding pdf in iframe?

General information I am creating a site with WordPress. For the content I want that the PDF files can be embedded inside an iframe. So I first created a WordPress function to hook in ...
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Multiple level shortcodes

I am working on a plugin and stopped in a situation, I hopesomeone can help me with a solution. I want to have a shortcode structure like : [shortcode_1] [shortcode_2] [shortcode_3] ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Input with spaces in Shortcode attributes overwritten by defaults

question seems to be similar to the one asked here but the answer went down a different path. Pretty much if a user enters a shortcode attribute with a space it will get overwritten by the default ...
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Gallery shortcode menu order fix no longer working on Wordpress 4.0

I currently use the pmc_gallery_menu_order_fix for setting the menu order for image attachments in galleries as seen here: Wordpress 3.5 Gallery Menu Order not set? With Wordpress 4.0, I am now ...
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echo do_shortcode for Contact Form 7 from within dynamically loaded php file

I am loading a php file containing echo do_shortcode('[contact-form-7 id="568"]'); using jQuery .load() but the shortcode returns nothing. I have seen this question and answer and understand that ...
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Can't display shortcode in WP_Query loop

I want to display all posts from my CPT brand. My WP_Query loop works well but the shortcode I want to use within it doesn't work. This shortcode comes with some plugin called Download Attachments, ...
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Form processing: How to process form before output and access data from shortcode

I have a form that's output with a shortcode. I need to be able to conditionally process a redirect on the form submission, so the form processing needs to happen before any output is sent (I've put ...
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Create special button on WP Tiny MCE Posts Editor for Shortcodes

I am trying to create a special button on the Tiny MCE editor on the Post Editor of Wordpress. I want to create a button for my created shortcode tooltips. Check out my desired output: ...
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Executing Javascript in Plugin

I am trying to display a google map using short code for a plugin I am building, but I can not get it to work. Does anyone have some advice on this? Here is my code: add_shortcode( 'show_map', ...
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Access Shortcode in ajax code?

I have some data which is pulled over using ajax. Data works all fine, however, I have some shortcode been used in the same data which doesn't display as expected. It looks like shortcode function ...
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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 this code for showing recent posts on my home page custom theme and it works well. functions.php code: function my_recent_posts_shortcode($atts){ $q = new WP_Query( array( ...
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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 ...