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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Display gallery on top before content

Is it possible to execute the gallery shortcode before any other content no matter where the shortcode is in the post HTML?
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extract shortcodes from string

i need a little help to with this issue: I have a string wich contains shortcodes like [shortcode data="1" data2="2"] How I can extract with regex? without wordpress system? Thanks in advance.
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Implement If-ElseIf-Else-EndIf with short codes

I have very little experience with WordPress and PHP, so I apologize in advance for syntax problems. I'd like to know if it's possible to implement If/Else logic as short codes. Something like: ...
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May i Use ShortCode in Template?

Am Using Wordpress Blog.Here i want Use Tweetmeme Plugin.I want to show the output of the Tweetmeme Plugin to Customizing place(Side of the Post[Not Before or After]).The Plugin Creators are providing ...
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How can i remove the paragraph from shortcodes content?

If you have created shortcodes in Wordpress, you may have noticed that when you get the content of your shortcode, it's wrapped in html paragraph tags. I don't know why the progammers did that. It ...
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Get Posts shortcode plugin and meta_query?

I'm using Get Posts plugin to list posts with post type "project". I want to filter the list by two custom fields: year (ex. 2006) and state (ex. Completed). I added meta_query to the plugin's ...
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How do I combine my shortcodes?

Example I want combine shortcode for first paragraph and dropcap. function st_dropcap( $atts, $content = null ) { return '<span class="dropcap">'.$content.'</span>'; } ...
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Using a Shortcode to Replace Themes Stylesheet?

Is there a function to replace the active theme's stylesheet with a different one (not just adding a new one, but actually replacing the current one)? I'm developing a plugin, and using shortcodes ...
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Custom Post Type Loop within Shortcode

I'm really at loss as to why this isn't working: I am using a shortcode to display a query on a custom post type + taxonomy, this is the segment of it: // - arguments - $args = ...
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Pass variable to nested shortcode

I'm setting up a plugin with a nested shortcode, i.e. [ct_training_group] [ct_training] [/ct_training_group] Here's the catch: I use the [ct_training] code outside of the parent as well as ...
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Add attribute to shortcode dynamically

I'm looking to add an attribute to a shortcode used in a post dynamically. For example, say we start with: [shortcode-name] I'd like to add the "attribute=xxx" portion to the shortcode so it is ...
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Execute shortcode twice in the same page

I need help with a shortcode question. I have this code: add_shortcode("archive", "archive_render"); function archive_render($atts) { extract(shortcode_atts(array( "rientro" => "no", ...
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Shortcode API: How to get name that matched shortcode RegEx?

I am looking for a way to reproduce what is described in the documentation: An overloaded shortcode callback. According to the docs, the $atts array will contain the string that matched the shortcode ...
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apply_filters('the_content', $content) vs do_shortcode($content)

Lets say I have a theme option or custom postmeta text area. Now I want to execute multiple shortcodes, general texts, images etc. What will be best practice and why? Option 1: $content = //my text ...
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Creating a shortcode based on users preferences

Background: Creating a dynamic shortcode based on user inputs. This shortcode should change the output of do_shortcode based on the fields the user selects. Example: On a page, a user selects ...
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Checking if an attribute exists in a shortcode

I've written a small plugin that spits out html for a button. It works great, except for one thing: If the user doesn't specify an image, the image appears broken. Is there a way for me to check and ...
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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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'&' 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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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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Shortcode: display list of created shortcode in popup

I want to create a popup shortcode in admin panel. I already create the shortcode button and a popup on button click. I want to display in the popup (not in the shortcode button), all my custom ...
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has_shortcode() - how to detect nested shortcode

I'm using has_shortcode() to detect a shortcode, it works but not at all. If I put this specified shortcode inside another one the has_shortcode() function stops working. has_shortcode( ...
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How to parse nested shortcodes?

The nested shortcodes won't parse correctly: [row] [col size="6"]...[/col] [col size="6"] [row] [col size="6"]...[/col] [col size="6"]...[/col] [/row] ...
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Videos via the video shortcode are always 640px wide?

I've run into a particular problem with the Video Shorcode of WP. I can't seem to change the size of the player with the attributes of the Shortcode. This happens on multiple sites with multiple ...
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Woocommerce, ordering products by default on shortcode pages

In my woocommerce store I have a Sale Products page. In this page I use the shortcode to display the products on sale [sale_products per_page="40" columns="3"] In the store the products are ordered ...
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Call Shortcode inside another Shortcodes callback

I'm using a plugin that shows content only to specific user roles. This content is surrounded by a shortcode tag to make it invisible to other other user roles. Now I'd like to call other shortcodes ...
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Localize variable for multiple Shortcodes

I have this code for flexslider Shortcode add_shortcode('flexslider', function($atts){ global $post; $ids = explode(',', $atts[ids]); $uniqid = uniqid(); wp_enqueue_script( 'shortcode_flexslider'); ...
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How to generate CSS from a shortcode within a plugin

I'm struggling to generate CSS 'on fly' from a shortcode that is within a plugin using class. Here is the shortcode function: public function shortcode($atts, $content = NULL) { $data = ...
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IF statement in a do_shortcode

Is it possible to do a if statement in a do_shortcode? <?php echo do_shortcode("[table width='500'] " . if ( have_posts() ) : while ( have_posts() ) : ...
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detect when shortcode ran for the last time

I'm wondering, given this code: add_shortcode( $tag , $func ); Is there a hook I can use that will always be called AFTER the last time $func was called, but soon enough, so I can still call ...
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Place the page title into the short code

I have created a short code called [contianer-narrow][/container-narrow] which wraps your content in a twitter bootstrap class: .container-narrow the issue is that the page title is not included. is ...
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Shortcode for a link and thumbnail

<?php // Add Shortcode function blog_shortcode( $atts ) { // Attributes extract( shortcode_atts( array( 'id' => '', ), $atts ) ); // Code if (has_post_thumbnail()) { $url ...
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Add htmlentities and/or shortcode into data-attributes

I realize this is crazy but, I built up a filtered gallery with quicksand and it pulls in a larger image, title and description when you click the smaller image it shows the data-img in a larger form. ...
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How can a shortcode can take the place of the featured image in a post?

When there is a specific shortcode in a post (example [sc]anything[/sc]), I want to hide the featured and take it's place. How can I do that? I add this on my theme function // TopWide Shortcode ...
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Wordpress Gallery shortcode: Display one category ID only

Good Day. I am using a Gallery shortcode in my wordpress site to display images. Problem is that I wasnt the gallery to show only images from a certain category, for example category id 35. How do I ...
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shortcode to create dynamic dropdown box form shortcode attributes

I am trying to make a shortcode that will create a dynamic dropdown list of downloadable file links, that once selected, html will show a download link below the dropdown. Here is the end result of ...
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Storing Options in a Shortcode

I am creating a Wordpress plugin. I want to create 1 single shortcode that changes output based on the settings changed by the user on the admin settings page. So for starters, I have something like ...
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Check if post has gallery images/media

Is there a Wordpress conditional that I can use to check for gallery images/media in a post? I do not want to check if the [gallery] shortcode exist in a post. Attached is a screenshot of what I ...
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do_shortcode() doesn't work if shortcode contained in variable, works if shortcode passed as string

I'm developing a plugin, wherein one of the features is to switch out forms on a specific page by changing the shortcode within a custom field. within my plugin file: function getShort() { ...
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Function to show only first instance of shortcode

I need to add a function to my theme to remove additional instances of a shortcode in a post. First off I wonder if i'm approaching this wrong, but I have a theme that is drastically reformats the ...
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shortcode outputs first before the page content [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Shortcode always displaying at the top of the page I have a wordpress site with wp e-commerce plugin and gold cart plugin. I have created a worpdress page with ...
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Include PHP file in Content using [shortcode]

Here is what I have I am not having any lucking finding how to simply include a file in the content editor using a shortcode. For Example if I wanted to include form.php inside my Contact Page how ...
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Remove action from shortcode

There is add_action() function inside function which is callback for add_shortcode(). Any idea how to remove this action with the help of custom plugin? Should I hook to any action which is called ...
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Is there any inherent difference between add_filter() and add_shortcode() for modifying [caption]?

The context is the [caption] shortcode found in media.php which contains img_caption_shortcode img_caption_shortcode also includes these lines: $output = apply_filters('img_caption_shortcode', '', ...
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Stop auto formatting in shortcodes

Is there a way I can stop Wordpress auto formatting everything I enter inside a shortcode tag? A the moment I want to include a h2, a paragraph and another shortcode, but everytime I do Wordpress ...
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The result of a shortcode appear BEFORE page content

I have a page, with a shortcode that get all the post from a categorie and put after the content of the page. For no apparent reason, the result of a WP_Query() in the shortcode APPEAR ALWAYS at the ...
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the_excerpt and shortcodes

I'm using the_excerpt on my index page. I'm also using a dropcap shortcode at the beginning of each of my posts. On the index page the posts will not display the letter with the dropcap shortcode ...
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Get the content inside shortcode and apply external function to it?

function t_shortcode($atts, $content = null){ $lang = strtolower($atts['lang']); $content = "<div id='translator' class='translate_".$lang."'>".$content."</div>"; if($lang == ...
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Use [shortcode=“value”] instead of [shortcode att=“value”]?

With shortcodes that have only one attribute, it would be much easier from a content-editing perspective to use, for example, [icon="myicon"] instead of [icon whichicon="myicon"]. Is this possible in ...
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How to return multiples lines in a shortcode?

I found this example of a shortcode on the Internet: function project_shortcode( $atts, $content = null ) { extract( shortcode_atts( array( 'class' => '', 'id' => '', ...
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Short code to display a loop

I've been working on this shortcode w/o any success... function loop_shortcode( $atts = '' ) { '<div class="clear"></div> <div class="childs grid_12"> <?php $the_query = new ...