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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Change appearance of shortcode text inside editor

Is it possible to change appearance of shortcodes in editor or in whatever way make it more distinguishable from surrounding text? For example if the content of a post is like this... Reference ...
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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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Shortcode in AJAX popup

I am trying to use a shortcode from Ultimate Facebook plugin to display a FB connect button in an AJAX popup and can't seem to get it work properly. I searched and used the solution given by djb in ...
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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 ...
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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) { ...
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How to use shortcodes on a widget sidebar when doing an ajax call?

I'm trying to use a shortcode from Promotion Slider Plugin inside a widget when doing an ajax call. As said here, I could achieve it doing: add_action( 'init', function() { ...
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Automate post creation in wordpress

I have a database which has 2000 items. I would like to a) create a page for each item b) Create another page comparing two items. With 2000 items I can create thousands of pages. I am from java ...
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Where is escaped the shortcode?

I'm working with a function that returns a list of posts which has the same type as the actual post. Actually, it returns a list of links with title on anchor link and let to use it with a shortcode: ...
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Shortcodes Ultimate pulse my widget in sidebar

I have create my website with sidebar is good for along time. In the recent day, I activate shortcodes Ultimate plugin with my website. I love this shortcodes but It effect with widget in sidebar. It ...
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restrict access to specific urls on a specific period of time

I have a countdown timer plugin which is set do redirect the user to a specific permalink after the time is elapsed. I've added a countdown timer here : mywebsite.com/mypost which is set to 3 days ...
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Clarify: Enqueueing scripts within shortcode only loads in footer?

Each time I enqueue scripts inside the shortcode handler, it ends up in the footer. It doesn't matter whether I register them first and set it to load in the header, if I enqueue inside the shortcode ...
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How to detect shortcode usage, submit a form from widget to that page?

I've created a plugin and now want to create a widget containing a form that will submit to the page where my plugin shortcode is embedded from any wordpress page on the front end. I assume that ...
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Get page content and execute shortcodes on a page

I would like to get show multiple page's content on one page with shortcodes. If I use return $html; the shortcodes not working, if I use return do_shortcode($html); the shortcode working, but the ...
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Progress bar - JS + CSS

I'm trying to implement a progress bar to wordpress. Exactly this one : http://workshop.rs/2012/12/animated-progress-bar-in-4-lines-of-jquery/ php shortcodes function progress_bar( $atts, $content ...
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Creating tabs shortcode

<div id="tab-side-container"> <ul> <li><a href="#side-tab1">Tab 1</a></li> <li><a href="#side-tab2">The Second Tab</a></li> ...
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Get ID of the page where shortcode is included

I have a page with a shortcode that uses get_the_ID(). The shortcode displays custom fields from the current page. When I include that page within another page, get_the_ID() returns the ID of the ...
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Use shortcode as parameter for another shortcode

I'd like to use a shortcode as a parameter to pass to another shortcode: [google_map address="[content field='address']"] However, this outputs a blank map plus this string: "] I've looked in both ...
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Display certain category in a page

Is there any way to display certain category name in a page via shortcode? Edit: I have plugin which displays posts in pages by shortcode [display-post id=id of post]. I would like to have similar ...
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using enqueue_script in a shortcode isn't working

I'm new to wordpress and I'm trying to get this to work by following the wordpress codex but I feel like I must be missing something obvious. I have a child theme based off of a parent one, and I ...
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Code auto escaping is not working when using short codes

I'm using this ages old, but still well working, plugin (source code here) to auto escape html inside <code>. All is well and good until I tried to use short codes to form the ...
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Shortcode for sectors

We've been given a WordPress site that has the following shortcode in the body of the page. [show_case_studies post_type="case-study" posts_per_page="15" order="ASC" orderby="menu_order" ...
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Shortcode not working in custom post types

I have created a shortcode and placed it in my functions.php and registered it with: add_shortcode('featured-attribution', 'gteh_author_shortcode'); It works fine on posts and pages. I created a ...
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Passing a location-dependent array via wp_localize_script within a shortcode

I have created a shortcode that is intended to be inserted into custom field of a music custom post type. The shortcode is coverted into an audio playlist using the jplayer jquery plugin (and it's ...
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Str_replace using shortcode with multiple changes

I am using a feed importer plugin which gives the option to use a short code in case I need to change data (in this case data for a custom field) on import, using for example: ...
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php within a shortcode within php

I've been trying for ages to get this work, but to no avail! Any help would be greatly appreciated. <?php echo do_shortcode("[thumb]'".bp_profile_field_data('field=3')"'[/thumb]"); ?> ...
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Custom field for default gallery

How I can add custom field in default WordPress gallery? in visual editor and in shortcode.
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Can't seem to get [shortcode]s to work

function register_shortcodes(){ add_shortcode( 'my_shortcode', 'my_shortcode' ); } add_action( 'init', 'register_shortcodes'); function my_shortcode( $atts ) { return "--my_shortcode--"; ...
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Run function from parent on child site

I'm running a Multisite WordPress installation and have a couple of child sites. I'm trying to run a script from the main page on one of the child sites. It can be a shortcode [pro_display_zone ...
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Creating a costing calculator plugin. How can the user create the calculations without coding?

I am relatively new to php & wordpress development. I am trying to create a plugin that allows the user to create an unlimited number of costing calculators. Users will be able to add fields ...
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How can I join the two key with the two value of a custom field?

I am using wp add custom field with images and text multiple time .. how can join to have the key and value in the same div ? <div id="Caption-custom" class=""> <?php $text = ...
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How do i create/generate a shortcode of a single post in wordpress

I want to generate a shortcode of a single post when it is published by which i can show that particular single post anywhere by that shortcode.
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Output Diffrent Tablerows after loading the same Wordpress Side with a Shortcode in the Content where the table will be shown

i know currently how i can add a shortcake for my Plugin that will output an table with 20 Rows of information and also a navigation bar for the previous 20 rows. But I still could not find out how to ...