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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Change appearance of shortcode text inside editor

Is it possible to change appearance of shortcodes in editor or in whatever way make it more distinguishable from surrounding text? For example if the content of a post is like this... Reference ...
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Tinymce - How to hook before or after live shortcodes rendering?

When the edit post page loads in WordPress admin, I launch a js process which alters the TinyMCE editor’s contents. Recently I've come across the WordPress live shortcode previews which break my ...
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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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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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Can I create customizer setting that can handle plugin shortcode?

Can I create a customizer setting which will handle a shortcode from a plugin? Do I violate and rules or guidelines in WordPress theme development? If it's possible what is the best way to sanitize ...
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How to pass “get_the_terms_list” as shortcode to Visual Composer Grid Builder

I am trying to create a shortcode that returns the term list inside of Visual Composer's Grid Builder. I have read the docs here. My code is as follows: add_filter( 'vc_grid_item_shortcodes', ...
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Displaying Login form with Shortcode

So I am trying to display a working version of the default wordpress login form on one of my pages. There is code in the functions.php file that creates the shortcode and as far as I know it works ...
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Problem with multiple shortcode in page template

We have a page (wmnf-events.php) with no content that uses a template file (page-wmnf-events.php). The template has 4 different div containers where each container has the same shortcode but for a ...
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wordpress 4.4 self hosted video (html5) doesn't show

I was developing WP theme on my localhost (version 4.3). The client wanted to be able to add self-hosted videos. So I wrote shortcode and implemented it in Visual Composer. Basically, this shortcode ...
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Tinymce shortcodes within shortcode contents

I am using wp.mce.views.register to create a simple view for my shortcode in the tinymce editor, this works fine but i am looking for a way to have "nested" shortcodes e.g. [column_3] [info_box] ...
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How to prevent shortcode preview from breaking in tinymce editor?

I am creating visual preview for shortcodes (just like captions). I have don't most of the parts but my preview html is getting broke by the editor when post is saved. I have investigate it further ...
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Wordpress Shortcode callback function with a plugin

I am working on a plugin and the plugin currently works great on the admin section but I'm trying to extend the functionality to the front end and using a shortcode to use the same functions. I have a ...
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wp_editor in thickbox

I am updating a shortcode generator that I made before and I want to add in addition to text areas inputs etc.. a tinymce editor, so I call wp_editor in the ajax content of the thickbox, the editor ...
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Shortcode default attributes over-riding non-default attributes

I have a shortcode with default attributes. It works fine with the default attributes, but the user-entered attributes do not over-ride the default attributes. Here is my shortcode code: function ...
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Shortcode in posts called by ajax is not working

I am using ajax to load content of post. Functions like the_title() works fine, but unfortunately the_content() doesn't returns any shordcodes( gallery nor tablepress ) data. here is my code: ...
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do_shortcode via ajax

I try to call contact-form-7 via ajax with do_shortcode. But it shows just "shortcode code". function example_ajax_request() { // The $_REQUEST contains all the data sent via ajax if ( ...
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Widget not displaying in WMPU sites

I'm modifying a theme for a WPMU install, and I've hit a wall. In order to display a text widget in a specified area, I'm using: $args = array( 'before_widget' => '<ul ...
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Adding css to wp_head from shortcode

I'm trying to add CSS to wp_head, from within the method called to render a shortcode. I know that wp_head does not take any parameters, so I'm trying to figure out the following: The method called ...
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WP UI style within shortcode - Any Suggestions?

I am using the wp-ui Wordpress plugin to create vertical tabbed content. What I want to do is add a span to part of the tab title - to add some additional style, but the shortcode/plugin strips my ...
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How to protect parts of my code from TinyMCE modification when switching from text to visual mode?

I've got the following problem. When I switch from 'text' to 'visual' mode - TinyMCE is automatically messing around in the code doing unwanted things which breaks my styling - not so good ;/. Is ...
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Add button to kitchen sink toggle

I have created a simple function along with a shortcode, my goal is now to add a button in the sink toggle of wordpress so that the user doesn't have to type anything. Is this hard to achieve? how ...
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Adding shortcode field to edit gallery / Gallery Settings

I want to add a field to the Add Media / Edit Gallery / Gallery Settings column which is able to accept shortcodes. I want to do this so that I can add a Cart66 shortcode which will "render" an add ...
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Complex Slider Shortcode Help

I have a PHP-Code for Slider which I found. Now I want to transform it into a Wordpress shortcode. Here's the Code: <!-- Slider --> <div class="big-slider-wrapper block-full ...
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Stop wptexturize from texturizing my shortcode

I have a script outside of Wordpress that generates an HTML file a few hundred times a day. I figured the best way to get the contents of this file in to a specific page would be a shortcode. I ...
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Using shortcode to display array in array

I am using a widget, U more recent posts. Seems to work with custom taxonomies when you input the correct data into it in a widget form, but the suggested shortcode doesn't work (and I am trying to ...
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Different loop output every x posts in custom post type

I was following along in another StackExchange Question from a couple of years ago where there was a layout along the lines of: <div class=items> <div class=row> <div ...
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wp_reset_postdata() and wp_reset_query() inside shortcode are not working to reset original page query

I'm implementing a form for a frontend post with a shortcode. The form is processed in the same function, reloading the page: function adicionar_ninhada(){ $user_id = get_current_user_id(); if ...
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Shortcode: text content ends up outside html tags

I have a shortcode which loops through a custom post type. It is supposed to output a link and a title for each post. But the result is that the divs and link tags that are created are empty, while ...
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Displaying recent posts on static page with template-part via shortcode

So, I'm taking my first shot at creating my own custom Wordpress theme with Underscores. I have everything straightened out, with the exception of one last thing I want to add. I would like to add a ...
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What's the best way to render Visual Composer in posts, not pages?

I have a page with layout and ui content I'd love to use in my posts. Is that possible without running through all the shortcodes with do_shortcode?
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woocommerce no shortcode for all products in one page

I like a list of all products on one page. So only per category. I have going through the shortcodes, but can not find the code for it. Looking into: ...
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Edit shortcode in post content programatically

Let's assume there is a simple post. It has some content and a few [gallery] shortcodes in it. I need to add (or modify) attribute to specific shortcode and save in database (not temporarily modify ...
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Creating shortcodes in plugin

First time creating a WP app, so please bear with me. Essentially, I want to be able to input a value in a form, which gets processed and put into the database. Once that is done, I was trying to use ...
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get author id outside loop for posts showed by shortcode in a page

i have a page (like: site.com/PAGE), and this page address will display all posts from all authors(posts are custom post type). if address contain the author slug like: site.come/PAGE/USER, display ...
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Visual Composer shortcode for child theme dir

I have a site using VC that is running on localhost and also on a staging environment. I need to access the child theme directory to call images from within raw-html sections of visual composer ...
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Plugin download monitor always links to same file

I installed the download monitor plugin to generate download-links for videos. I have created a couple of downloads and created a widget to display them. I can see the correct shortcode, when I use ...
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Shortcode returns nothing

I have this shortcode, which for some reason returns nothing: function youtubes( $atts, $content = null ) { global $post; $ttt = get_field ( 'video_code', $post->ID ); $ttt = ...
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Using Post ID in Visual Composer Element Builder

I would like to use a shortcode inside the VC element builder text field. The shortcode takes the given post's ID and prints some metadata from the Tribe Events Calendar Pro plugin. Here's the code ...
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Shortcode Attribute contains clone of all shortcode attributes

This is easily the strangest thing I have see wordpress perform. I have a shortcode, we'll call it my_foo . We'll say it has several attributes, bar_one, bar_two, bar_three . This shortcode is part ...
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Include [shortcode] in Angular partial

How can I include a shortcode in an Angular html partial? I have created a theme as an application by using the WP JSON API. Page templates are in a folder partials/page.html and are accessed via ...
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Jquery Load with shortcode inside

I'm facing an issue to put my dynamic div working and i can't get no solution! In my child theme, I've a template which works correctly when page is created: <?php get_header(); ?> <script ...
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How to display .ptm file in my WP site without JAVA

I created a wordpress site which displays Polynomial Texture Map (.ptm) using Java PTM viewer developed by Hembo Pagi. See here. It uses WP shortcodes, so to embed my file by just write: [rti ...
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Print shortcode in defined area

I would like to make shortcake to work that it would be possible to print in certain areas (sidebar, footer or normally in content). In templates I have two places with do_shortcode function (sidebar ...
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tinymce wpview instance URL

I want some special URL types to be transformed in embedded content objects in the tiny MCE editor. I registered some them like that add_action('init', function() { ... ...
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Get current post id witout passing in shortcode

Is that possible to get current post ID without passing in shortcode as parameter. Like [related-post] I want to get the post ID in which post this shortcode will use. add_shortcode( ...
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Function inside shortcode doesn't display WP_Query properly - custom post type

I have a problem with some shortcode and a function to display list of shops based on another shortcode. I wrote some code: Shortcode function shops_list($atts){ extract(shortcode_atts(array( ...
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Insert image caption (metadata) in shortcode in functions.php

I've created a shortcode that displays a random image given that certain parameters are filled, like img url and number of images to random through. It looks like this: function randimg_shortcode( ...
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Call attributes from shortcode function to a JavaScript function?

How do I call attributes from shortcode function to a JavaScript function? extract(shortcode_atts( array( 'xyz' => '' ), $atts )); I want to call xyz's value in ...
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How can I call other shortcode in the form?

I am using the following code. It works fine, but the issue is my form gets replaced with the result of the shortcode. How can I call the shortcode without replacing the form? add_filter( ...
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Shortcode Displaying Content Twice

I have written this shortcode in my functions.php, its taken from a plugin but its functioning as stand alone, because i have renamed functions and shortcode. This shortcode prints the content of wiki ...