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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Shortcode doesn't display in custom post type

I created a custom post type, but when i have added a shortcode for a slider it doesn't show the slider it shows just shortcode in text. and when i change get_the_content by the_content, it shows me ...
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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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wp_specialchars and wp_specialchars_decode in a shortcode plugin

I have written my first plugin, a shortcode plugin. I have read about wp_specialchars and wp_specialchars_decode but I'm not sure how to use them. The plugin read a shortcode allowing some parameters ...
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Call/Run a Shell Script from Wordpress Page/Blog

Is it possible to run a Mathematica shell script from a Wordpress page or blog post? There doesn't seem to be a plugin available or way to do this. The script would need to take values inputted in ...
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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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Audio and video shortcodes not working properly

I'm having some trouble with Wordpress's built-in shortcodes for audio and video. When I embed a video, it basically gives me a black box and has a link to download the file at the top; when I embed ...
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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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Passing multidimensional arrays and associative arrays to plugin shortcodes

I want to pass complex structured data to a plugin I am creating. I have been using text strings in shortcodes with delimiters that are exploded into arrays by the plugin but things get increasingly ...
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Custom registration form in shortcode getting internal server error 500

I created a custom registration form which works fine when used as a custom page template. I needed it as a shortcode so I created a shortcode using the function below /* Custom shortcode */ function ...
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Insert a custom field into a shortcode and use it in post(s)

I would like to insert a custom field into a shortcode and use it in post(s). I want the shortcode to be used with parameters. I tried to solve this problem but it displays the "Array" word instead of ...
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Creating Wordpress Shortcode with Variable

please forgive me I'm relatively new to PHP... I would like to create a shortcode called [city-name] and have tried placing the following code in my functions.php file: function get_city_name() { ...
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Insert Images at Master Uniform Height

I'm trying to figure out a way to insert images from the media library into the post editor at a uniform height... but by selecting one option. For example, I set a height like "300" somewhere (like ...
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Display custom widget, added as a shortcode in the correct place

I've created a custom Widget and I would like to add it to the page content as a shortcode. function show_custom_widget() { the_widget( 'WP_Custom_Plugin'); } add_shortcode('custom-widget', ...
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How to get value from listbox in TinyMCE

I want to get the value in the listbox but it always return text value (Yes/No instead of True/False). This is my code: onclick: function () { ed.windowManager.open({ title: 'A Grid based ...
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Pagination fuction in shortcode always displays on top

Pagination function in shortcode always displayed on the top. Please have a look on below code /*-------------------------------------------------------------------------*/ /* Custom Pagination */ ...
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Shortcode output always showing at top of page

my shortcode output won't appear where I put it, but rather at the top of the content (top of the post/page content). And here is my code function service_shortcode_index() { global $content; ...
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Shortcode for External HTML

I'm looking for a short-code that I can put in a page, that will open up a static external HTML file. The point is so I can update the file, and change the contents of the page with just uploading a ...
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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 change color of headlines within shortcode?

I have done my own shortcode for the layout of the page like this: (from the functions.php file) // One Half function layout_one_half($atts, $content = null) { $atts = shortcode_atts( array( ...
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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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About Wocommerce custom shortcodes [closed]

I saw this: Adding my own custom woocommerce shortcode to child theme, how? and i was wondering, the really short script at the end of the page, function shortcode_handler($atts) { //code ...
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echo do_shortcode is not working on theme's template

I don't know whats causing the problem but the echo do_shortcode is not working on my theme's template, but its working on my plugin's template and the shortcode is working on my posts and pages. ...
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Adding a class to shortcode API

So, I have the following shortcode which is included in two different pages. <?php echo do_shortcode('[shortcode]'); ?> Since two pages are using one identical shortocode, I am thinking of ...
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Wordpress upgrade adding additional quote marks to shortcode output

Since upgrade to 4.1.1, Some shortcodes are now playing up. IE The HTML output. Below is in the functions file for producing TABS. ...
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How to implement theme shortcodes in text outside of pages?

I am working on a project where the admin can enter text that will be presented in a custom template. Once the text is written it is saved to the dB then pulled out and presented when needed. The ...
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Stop WordPress automatically adding <br> tags to post content

Is there a way to stop WordPress from automatically inserting <br> tags when adding returns in the WordPress text editor. I would like for it to behave more like a code editor where I can ...
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Custom Shortcode and Button not Working after 3.9 update

I have added a new button that creates a short code but it seems that after the newest WordPress update, the button is not working any more. The button is visible but when someone clicks it, nothing ...
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Shortcode to return an image based on post taxonomy

here is my first question here ! I learn a lot reading question an answers here, but I still have a lot more to learn... So, I want to create a simple shortcode, to return an image "If this ...
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Show shortcode without executing it

I am trying to display code in my WordPress page and it isn't working. Everything I read says that you should be able to just use pre tag with code tag and it would be good but when I try to display a ...
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Shortcode Menu plugins default value

I use Shortcode Menu plugins, everything works fine. When I'm using a smartphone, the menu is responsive but the default value is the last value of the Menu. I would like that the default value is ...
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Specific loop in Shortcode

I'm making shortcode and I'm stuck here. Here is code: add_shortcode('service-shortcode', 'service_shortcode'); function service_shortcode($atts) { extract( shortcode_atts( array( 'title' => ...
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Inserting a variable into a shortcode inside php

$idstring = do_shortcode( $cb_video_url ); long story short, this gets the YouTube video ID from a given url (example: 5kx45jHqQ ) and there is a youtube embed plugin for wordpress that uses the ...
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Passing HTML in WordPress Shortcode arguments

I've searched a lot but didn't find a solid answer for my question. So I'm posting a new one here. If someone know how to do it, please answer it with an explanation. Lets say I have a shortcode ...
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Embed facebook post via shortcode and store in transient

I have created a shortcode to embed facebook posts within Wordpress and it seems to work as expected. I would like to expand it to cache it in a transient with refresh every hour. This is what I ...
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How to add shortcode tags in single.php

In my theme has one shortcode tags to display tags of post and function to load content post. But in function doesn't include shortcode tag. Now I want to add it to function but i don't know how to do ...
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Special characters get auto replaced

When I create a new post in WordPress and I publish my post, everything is OK. But when I try to edit my old post, the code in [code] has changed. For example " changes to &quot; and < ...
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Extract a WordPress shortcode attribute from function and apply in another one

I try to modify simple AJAX contact form so that it could take shortcode arguments. Specifically I need to send a message about the successful submission of the form, and as well error message based ...
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WP_Editor Shortcode Issue

I have created a front-end editor using wp_editor that functions as it should. Upon testing I have noticed that it is stripping out any shortcodes that have been inserted in the content. I have ...
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Custom Login in Shortcode got error

I am creating a shortcode that having a login form but it seems I got error when I try to login. this is my code. function postCustomWPLogin($username, $password){ $creds = array(); ...
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Shortcode are not working in Option tree textarea

I am using option tree. In textarea, i place shortcode [layerslider id="1"] its not working, i also found same post replied by plugin author allow shortcodes in textarea in option tree applied ...
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Unable to add TAB character to post?

I am using the CodeColorer plugin to display source code in my WordPress. I am trying to have my code indented so that it displays properly on the website. However, when I try to add the following ...
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Trying to get property of non-object in shortocde

I'm having error in shortcode that "Trying to get property of non-object" on line no 130 Here is code: while ( $our_work->have_posts() ) { $our_work->the_post(); $termsArray = ...
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Wordpress shortcode Issue!

Hi I have developed a shortcode that lists posts from a custom post type depending upon taxonomy terms. But I am having an issue. It's displaying all posts from all terms instead of the terms being ...
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video not displaying in template page by shortcode

I am working on WordPress 4.0.I am new to WordPress. I have created a template page to show single post by their post id for this functionality I have created a template page where all the posts are ...
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Customizing gallery shortcode in 3.5

I'm trying to customize the gallery shortcode using the new gallery system in 3.5 and I'm having a bit of trouble and can't figure out where I'm going wrong. This is what I've got at the moment (in ...
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Problem in outputting shortcode

This is my 2nd question about shortcode as I'm learning shortcode. Here is my code: add_shortcode('work-shortcode', 'work_shortcode'); function work_shortcode() { $return_string .= '<div ...
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Get first video from the post (both embed and video shortcodes)

The goal is to grab the first video (embed or shortcode) from the post. So we need to check post content if it has embedded videos ( supported by WP ) or [video] shortcodes. Multiple videos and embeds ...
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why full page is being feedbacked when using ajax?

Having kind of strange problem. The code i'm using in the plugin is as below //user login form add_shortcode('ajax_login', 'atest'); function atest(){ global $load_js; $load_js = true; return ...
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tiny_mce_before_init preventing custom shortcode icon appearing

I'm using the following to trim the TinyMCE editor // Restrict buttons on the rich text editor function formatTinyMCE($in) { $in['remove_linebreaks'] = false; ...
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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 ...