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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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Add an access code form to call a unique page based on page without registration

I've seen some similar questions, but they are not totally the same. If I missed in my search, please forgive me. However this what I have so far: I've created a form that has an input field for the ...
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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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shortcode not working

I m working on content-product of woocommerce and doing shortcode in the template as echo do_shortcode ('[product_attribute attribute="Grams"]'); where Grams are in my backend as attribute and it ...
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How can I put a custom field as the link of a button shortcode?

I have been working on a custom page template, and cannot seem to figure out how to have a custom field for URL's as the link for a button in the loop. Here is my code <?php echo ...
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Using Custom Post Meta Values in Shortcode

I'm trying to display meta content from a custom post type in a shortcode. I'd like to simply provide a post_id and be able to display all the meta content. [my_shortcode post_id=""] I'm new to PHP ...
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Wordpress core responsive video not working with shortcode

I cannot get the video from Wordpress core to behave responsively. I'm using the following CSS: .videocontent { width: 100%; height: 100%; max-width: 1024px; margin: 0 auto; } ...
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Is it right way to create shortcode?

I want to create a shortcode, but it creates empty <p> tags in the output. I'm using the following code to avoid that problem, however I'm not sure if this is correct way. I have read that if ...
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WordPress Not rendering short code properly?

So I have other short codes that are built in this fashion and I cant figure out what i did between them and this one, This short code is used as such: [code code="function(){}"] to wrap your input in ...
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Identifying a Page Containing Shortcode at `init`

I am writing a plugin and I am having some difficulty with when to trigger specific functions of the plugin code. /* // Plugin information goes here */ // ***** Area A $GLOBALS['example_class'] = ...
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Use PHP code in shortcode

Sorry I am not a coder and my English is bad, but I want do this: I have shortcodes: [tabs][tab title="Title1"]Content1[/tab] [tab title="Title2"]Content2[/tab][/tabs] How can I use PHP in this like ...
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How to list users by custom field?

I have a custom user field in the standard database, called company. I want to output on to a page the usermeta info only of users whose company matches Widgets Inc ... How do I do that? What I'd ...
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Initialize add_action() for every copy of a specific shortcode

I have here a shortcode which generate a slider. Everything works just fine until i try to add another "partners" slider with different options. I can't specific settings for each slider because the ...
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do_shortcode within post query

I am querying blog posts with a specific category (according to the template page slug, and want each post to output a slider, title and content. I'm using the wordpress plugin Anythingslider for ...