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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How to have different captions for same image, for galleries?

Seems like I can't have the same image in different galleries with different captions. Is it possible to make that working in any way? Like if we could change the shortcut code that Wordpress is ...
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How to get shortcode working from custom meta field

I've created a simple text custom meta field for pages. I can successfully enter plain text which prints on the frontend of the site with no problem. I want to add shortcodes also. If I add a ...
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Extending the Audio Shortcode

At the moment, the audio shortcode only allows four attributes, src, loop, autoplay and preload. When you upload an audio file however, it comes with pretty useful meta data such as the album art, ...
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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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Allowing shortcodes inside attributes

I want to do a Wikipedia-like infobox for some articles on a WP site. I guess the most logical thing to do it is to use a custom shortcode—one that returns a table-like markup with a fixed order of ...
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How do i get (unique) page name?

Like from the page of http://localhost/wordpress/about_us/ how do i get only the "about_us" ? Thanks
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Wp_localize_script from Shortcode [closed]

I've been trying for hours and tried several answers from here and Google but still no luck.. need help. I am making a shortcode (slider) and trying to execute a javascript file (for the slider's ...
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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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Gallery Settings Change available Columns

Is there a filter hook which changes the number of available columns in gallery settings screen. I'm talking about the : <label class="setting"> <span><?php _e('Columns'); ...
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other shortcodes in Contact form 7 MAILS [closed]

How to use other shortcodes inside Contact form 7- forms? indeed explains how to use other shortcodes inside Contact Form 7 forms. But that doesn't make them usable in the mails that Contact Form 7 ...
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Custom form, shortcode, and submit handler

I have a frontend form with a bunch of input. My requirements force me to use a custom shortcode to create the form. I have already tested a page with that shortcode. Here's my : <form ...
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Browser title script ignoring is_page /else conditional [closed]

I've used this code to stipulate different separators for different pages in my clients site: <title> <?php if(is_page('Portfolio')){ wp_title( 'of', true, 'right' ); echo ...
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Using Shortcodes in WP-Menus in WP 3.1 (via nav_menu_objects)?

I've found this new plugin http://wpsmith.net/wordpress/creating-multiple-custom-menus-in-wordpress-3-1 that is using a new 3.1 hook (wp_nav_menu_objects) to remove specific nav-menu-items from the ...
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What is a short code?

I am new to WordPress and I've seen this term passed around.
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Removing Shortcodes from Child Theme

I'm trying to remove the shortcodes from a child theme. In my functions.php file (for the child theme), I've put: function my_remove_shortcode(){ return ''; } add_shortcode('entry-twitter-link', ...
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stray <p> elements

I coded a wordpress shortcode for columns that basically inserts html via a shortcode. Problem is that wpautop adds stray p elements that renders the code invalid. To test put this into your ...
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shortcodes displaying outside of content area with echo statement, not what I wanted [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Shortcode always displaying at the top of the page I have my shortcode system set up fairly normally, like so: //[carouselle] function carouselle_func( $atts ){ ...
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Change link in get_terms if there is only one post in the category

I created a shortcode that will list the categories in my custom taxonomy and will return a list of all the categories that have at least 1 post (not empty). The result is that when someone clicks on ...
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Shortcode doesn't work if I directly paste its function in a template file?

This is a shortcode to add a question form in the Question and Answer Forum plugin for Wordpress: [question_form width=\'x\' bordercolor=\'x\' style=\'x\']question form title[/question_form] This ...
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Custom Shortcode, functions PHP WP_Query loop

I have the following code in my functions.php file:- function featured_properties_func( $atts ) { $args = array( 'posts_per_page'=> -1, 'post_type' => 'properties', ...
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Adding body class when post contains a specific shortcode

Simple shortcode function : function my_shortcode_function($atts,$content=null){ // Do something return $content; } add_shortcode('my_shortcode','my_shortcode_function'); I wonder how to add ...
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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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Gist shortcode is not working

I freshly installed a brand new Wordpress for testing purpose as I am intending to refresh my current website. One of the requirement I have is to be able to embed code from Gist. Following the ...
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wp_nonce_field displaying twice

I have wp_nonce_field in my code but it's creating two instances to the html code for some reason, one where I'd expect it and another at the start of the entry. Is this correct or am I doing ...
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How Can I Pass the Shortcode's $atts Variable to the Plugin's Javascript Function

I need to pass a plugin's $atts variable to a javascript function, but I'm not sure how to do it. The javascript function needs the shortcode's php latitude variable in order to build the map. My ...
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Inserting shortcode [stream /] into a Text widget

hi i'm trying to insert a short code into a Text widget but all its doing it showing the code and not processing it. <?php echo do_shortcode(' [stream embed=false share=false width=500 height=560 ...
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Search & Remove Specific Shortcode From All Posts

Question Is there a way to remove a specific shortcode, say [print_me] from all the posts where it appears in one shot. And I don't mean mask it or filter it so it doesn't show up while it stays in ...
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How can I get the [video] shortcode to allow query string parameters?

Using WordPress 4.4.2 (latest version as of writing this) I'm trying to use the [video] shortcode to show a video on my site. If I provide a url ending with the filename.mp4 it works fine: [video ...
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Why is my shortcode not working

Im making a custom shortcode for my wordpress site and im just running through the example from the shortcode api for wordpress: function myshortcode() { $atts = shortcode_atts( array( ...
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Shortcode output is screwed up when arrow symbol “<” is present in content

I have a very simple shortcode to print some text using pre tags function term_shortcode( $atts, $content = null ) { return "<pre>" . htmlentities($content) . "</pre>"; } ...
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Can't understand $atts in functions?

I'm not sure if I don't fully understand the basics of functions in php or maybe it is WP convention that I am not sure of. My question is why use an argument in a function when it is not going to be ...
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Making Quote Plugin more efficient

I've been working on this plugin the past couple of nights and have been jotting down idea's of how to improve it. My knowledge of php isn't the strongest and I'm learning as I go along most of the ...
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Super simple shortcode not working

Have been looking at various tutorials and answers here and elsewhere and just can't get this to work. Just trying to display a simple output from a shortcode as below, but it is just outputting the ...
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Displaying a random user with a shortcode

I'm trying to setup a shortcode to show a single random user each time the page is refreshed. I've been successful in displaying all users or a select user by the user ID. Here is my shortcode as it ...
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Are .MP3 files with capital letter extensions allowed in [audio] shortcode?

In WordPress 3.6, using the new [audio] shortcode, I can add a player for an .mp3 file like this: [audio src="http://example.com/audio_files/test.mp3"] However, if the .mp3 file has capital letters ...
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Allow shortcode in the author bio textarea

Is it possible to make shortcodes available in the Author bio textarea?
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Multiple Parameters for a Shortcode

I am working on building some shortcodes for my blog. I can set a single parameter for my shortcode, but not sure how to set different parameter. For example, I can use [myshortcode myvalue] to ...
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Remove width and height attributes from [gallery] output

WordPress automatically adds the width and height attributes to [gallery] shortcode images. How to delete these attributes? Something like this but for [gallery] output.
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Are shortcode functions applied while rendering the content, or are they executed and stored with the post content?

I'm not sure if I've asked the question properly, apologies for that! What I'm trying to do is, output a <!--nextpage--> tag via a shortcode. But it doesn't work, I guess because shortcodes are ...
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How to call custom taxonomy categories with shortcodes

I've just had one questions solved over here: How to display posts from a single category within a custom taxonomy. Now I'm wondering how to take this code: <?php $args = array( ...
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Is it possible to ignore the first Line Break in a preformatted Div from a shortcode?

I created a shortcode of [pncode] that lets me enclose some programming syntax and apply some styling. Notably, it preformats the text and makes it monospace (full CSS below, if it helps). In the ...
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My simple custom shortcode is not longer working (possibly due to upgrade to WordPress 4.4 ?)

I have a simple function in functions.php that creates a custom shortcode: function my_line_break() { return "<br>"; } add_shortcode( 'new line', 'my_line_break' ); Now, I don't know if ...
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Remove Shortcode […] from Blog Preview

When utilizing shortcode (plugin, etc.) near the top of the page, the plugin shortcode displays in the preview. Is there a way to hide text within brackets [text like this] from a preview on a recent ...
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Multiple loops on page only show taxonomy name of first loop

I have a page with a custom post type called 'books', with taxonomy 'booktypes'. The books are ordered/divided in a loop per taxonomy-item, and added via shortcode to the page editor like this: ...
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Set first oembed in post to a global variable or function

I have a function that gets the first oembed in the post. I got the code from this related post. add_filter('embed_oembed_html', 'my_function',10,4); function my_function( $cache, $url, $attr, ...
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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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Extract attribute values from every shortcode in post

I have multiple shortcodes in the post: [section title="first"] [section title="second"] [section title="third"] I want to extract all title values (i.e first, second, third) from external ...
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Get shortcode from the content and display it in other place (in sidebar, for example)

I have a shortcode: [content_block] If that shortcode exists in content and has the attribute position=top, I would like to remove it from the content and display it in other place. For example, in ...
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Remove hyperlink on gallery shortcode

I use a gallery shortcode in my index.php (theme directory) to display 3 boxes of images. The images are fetched from my Media. <div class="well well-clear" style="padding-bottom: 0; ...
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What are the disadvantages of using global variable?

I am a newbie at WordPress. In my "recent posts" shortcode, I used global $post variable, because the_title() function was giving me page's title, not post's title. I am not exactly sure, but I ...