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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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Overwrite functions.php of a theme - What if the theme is updated?

I have added a shortcode inside a functions.php file of my a Theme. I am wondering that if the theme changes, it might overwrite the current functions.php file. So, is this true? If so, where should ...
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Custom shortcode being executed when saving page in wp-admin

I'm working on a custom shortcode: [abuzz-store slug="woolworths" fields="description,level,phone" more="true"] The shortcode is working correctly on the website frontend. However, I can no longer ...
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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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How to read a page's “Shortcodes” from the Template File?

Lets say i have a Page, and it contains some shortcodes like: [myshortcode foo="bar" bar="bing"] [anothershortcode foo="bing" bing="bar"] Then how do i read those from my custom Template File, to ...
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Change Wordpress Shortcode added in to post

Problem: I am using a plugin that turns the wordpress gallery into a cool slide show. How ever, every time I make a gallery - Wordpress add this code to the post . [gallery ids="334,332"] I need ...
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'&' causes an error in my shortcode when I list the content of the page

I would like to list the specified pages with my shortcode, but the problems are with the '$' charachters. function get_page_func( $atts ) { extract(shortcode_atts( array( ...
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Can I wrap an unordered list inside a shortcode?

So, I created an events page for my client that holds lots of details about events. We found no particular event plugins to be helpful for their purpose, so I built a a custom template using advanced ...
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Generate Shortcodes by Taxonomy

Check this code: function slide_group() { register_taxonomy('Group', 'slides', array( 'hierarchical' => true /*visualizza come le categorie*/, 'label' => ...
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How to copy [gallery] shortcode between posts using polylang [closed]

We're using the excellent polylang to translate our website content and themes , there are a range of options about which fields and settings are duplicated between paired pages. We've selected to ...
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How to display data from custom fields in my custom shortcode?

This is the shortcode I have come up with, according to a tutorial on Dig WP (http://digwp.com/2010/01/custom-query-shortcode/) in order to display list of songs on specific albums. [loop ...
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Curly bracket shortcode in header.php [closed]

I am using a plugin which uses a short-code format with curly brackets { I want to display this short-code in the header.php. Usually the following code works: <?php echo ...
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Return vs Echo Shortcode

Ok, so I've created a short code which echo's some of the output; the problem I discovered is that the values must be returned instead of echo'd. I'm having problems converting the shortcode to return ...
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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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Basic do shortcodes question

I used WordPress codex page to code. As you can see I have 2 PHP codes in my line. The page is able to get the code's value but it doesn't obey the CSS rules, which I believe, because I inserted my ...
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How to call Shortcode categories for custom post types?

Hi I'm trying to do something rather tricky in my Wordpress Theme I'm more of a designer front-end developer so its a bit of a guess work with php. Anyone have any ideas why this code only displays ...
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shortcodes - style them or change/remove the square brackets?

I sometimes use for the clients, plugins that are based on wordpress shortcodes,they do offer a lot of options for the clients to play with like adding tabs galleries and so on. But I see that the ...
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Custom Loop Using Shortcode in Custom Page Template

I am trying to output a custom loop created using shortcode in a custom page template. Here is the code I am using to generate the shortcode: function archive_sc( $atts ) { // Attributes ...
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Custom Shortcode that includes filtering by tag

Within a custom shortcode, how do I filter the posts that come back from get_posts() such that only posts with Tag = "xyz" are returned? Here is what I have in my shortcode currently: $args = array( ...
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Shortcode issues in wp job manager plugin

I need to display job listings as per job types using shortcode in posts/pages. For that i have installed http://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-job-manager/ plugin. The issue is, when i place two shortcode ...
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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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Wordpress removing <p> tags?

I'd already come across a case where Wordpress added <p> tags. However now I'm dealing with the opposite situation. When I add [] shortcodes inside <p> tags WordPress automatically removes ...
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Echo HTML in custom shortcode

I wrote a shortcode that I am trying to refine. It basically just gets a list of bookmarks and prints them. But I need to to add HTML around it depending on the type that is defined. ...
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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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How can I whitelist only specific shortcodes for processing in text widgets?

I know that I can use the following filters to enable processing of shortcodes in Text Widgets: add_filter( 'widget_text', 'shortcode_unautop'); add_filter( 'widget_text', 'do_shortcode'); How can ...
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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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Passing html tags as shortcode parameters

I want to let the user of my plugin define html tags to use before and after the text output by the shortcode, so I am using parameters where they can enter the tags. However the tags are being ...
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How to display Feedburner subscription count as plain text via a shortcode in post/page editor of my Wordpress blog?

I would like to create a shortcode like [feedcount] in my wordpress blog to display Feedburner subscription count as plain text on some of my posts/pages. Moreover, I'd prefer in the case that the ...
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Show contact 7 form in popup

I am creating map link on a image and it has two links to open video and contact form. I am making popup with lightbox but its not working. here is my code.. HTML <div class="map"> <img ...
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Using _e() on text inside video tags prints that text, instead of only showing when html5 <video> element is not supported

I'm creating a wordpress theme in which I'm creating a shortcode for a video. Part of the output of this shortcode is something like this: $result .= '<video class="fullWidth" width="auto" ...
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echo a shortcode in a shortcode code?

I have a code for shortcode like this [mt_ptcolumn size="pricing-3-col" title="Bronze" price="$99" period="1 domain" button="Purchase" url="#"] and I want to add a shortcode inside button="" like ...
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How to print a shortcode? [duplicate]

I have a shortcode [foo id="1"]. I want to display the usage of this shortcode without using the shortcode itself in this single case. Is that even possible?
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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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Why function hooked using object are executing at all time?

I tried to use class and object in plugin. I made a simple function with a shortcode but it is executing the function without pasting the shortcode to any page/post. class example{ function ...
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basic shortcode - Why 1st paragraph not wrapped in p tag, but 2nd is

I'm working on a basic plugin that adds shortcodes for columns, buttons, panels, ect. Nothing new here. I haven't altered wpautop in anyway; I've tried removing it and delaying it - no change. What ...
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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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Adding a custom field to do_shortcode [closed]

I think this will be pretty easy to answer...My php knowledge isn't great! I have used the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to create an 'add Slideshare shortcode' custom field in my page. The user ...
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How to filter backend post list showing only posts having a shortcode

I need to filter the Posts and Pages tables in the Admin panel by certain shortcodes. In my plugin, I have added a column for shortcodes to the Posts and Pages views that works like the "Categories" ...
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What is this format called (nested shortcodes)?

When using plugins and commercial themes in WordPress, it's not uncommon to meet code like this: [one_half] [service_box] <h1>Title:</h1> <ul> ...
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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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Video shortcode inside tabs shorcode NOT working

I have the "video" shortcode and the "tabs" shortcode. [video]code youtube[/video] [tabs] [tab title="text"][/tab] [tab title="text"][/tab] [/tabs] If I write the video shortcode into a tab, the ...
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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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Get custom posts with certain ids in a custom loop using a shortcode

So I'm using custom loop and shortcode to insert it in any page. Like this: function register_custom_shortcode($atts){ extract(shortcode_atts(array( 'ids' => '', // this is what I ...
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esc_attr not working in shortcode

I have a shortcode that outputs a block of html. One element in the block is an anchor tag with an image caption in the title attribute. Some of the captions I am using have double quotes in them, so ...
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How to activate a plugin on the activation of a theme?

I want to use the hide unwanted shortcodes plugin to hide unwanted shortcodes from my desktop theme when my website is visited by mobile users. I'm currently using the any mobile theme switcher ...
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Custom media upload content for inserting custom post shortcode

I’m working on a plugin that creates custom post type “portfolio” along with shortcode to insert in any page or post. The shortcode is: [portfolio option1=“1” option2=“0” option3=“1” ] And it works ...
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Problem with height in video shortcode

i think there is a problem with the video shortcode. When i use [video src="" height="400"] the 400px height not work. The width work correctly but the height nothing. Is it a bug?
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Problem with shortcodes in external file

I have simple post with a shortcode: [xx]http://harrix.org/1.txt[xx] And an external file which has the content containing a WordPress shortcode: [strong] g[/strong] I try add my own tag to load ...
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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' => ...