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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Calling shortcode in wp_localize_script strips result

I am working on adding some functionality on a Wordpress plugin which after a certain click needs to call on some shortcode through ajax. What I first attempted was to call the shortcode inside of ...
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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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Remove and restore one shortcode

I would temporarily remove a shortcode, make something and restore it... it's possible? // override default wordpress "the_content" hook remove_filter('the_content', 'do_shortcode', 11); add_filter('...
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Can I strip HTML tags in the “Compare Revisions” screen?

I am building a CMS for content editors that have zero tech savvy. They currently use a system called NewsCred that allows them to compare revisions much like how WordPress does when you visit /wp-...
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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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WordPress TinyMCE : Get value of popup button

I'm developing a shortcode plugin, with a main button and sub-menu buttons for each shortcode, I create bootstrap thumbnail shortcode with a popup button for parameters like : Thumbnail Title Insert ...
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Is it possible to delay execution of shortcode output callback?

I have a problem : shortcode output callback triggered too early. /* Defined in plugin constructor */ add_shortcode( 'foobar' , array($this,'pre_render_routine')); function ...
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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 (isset(...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Adding a colorbutton in tinymce dialog with current api

I'm trying to add a colorbutton in a tinymce dialog box, which i was able to do with the help of using this stackoverflow question here: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/23511566/adding-a-...
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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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How to wp_redirect on 'init' hook on condition of current post id?

I have made a shortcode, because we can't redirect page within shortcode using wp_redirect so I used 'init' hook to check the $_POST/GET parameter and make system redirect. But I'm stuck in a ...
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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 $_REQUEST contains all the data sent via ajax if ( isset($...
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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 class="widget-...
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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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Is it possible to change wordpress shortcode via javascript

Is it possible to change wordpress shortcode via javascript. Conditional shortcode like shortcode value=true if checkbox is checked else shortcode value=false if checkbox is unchecked
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Why WP Query Multiple Shortcode not working on same page?

I created a Shortcode slider which gets ids of different pages and show display slider. Shordcode works fine but issue is that whenever i am copy past shortcode multiple times on same page/ template ...
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Adding a term to a listing inside of shortcode that otherwise contains permalinks to custom post items with custom field values

I have this shortcode to output all items of custom post type "song", on a page listing all the songs a musician released throughout his career. // Custom shortcode, to query tracklistings on the ...
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How to take parameters from a function and make them editable as attributes in a shortcode

I want to make shortcodes easily editable for the user, how can I modify this shortcode: add_shortcode( 'show_news', 'news_query' ); function news_query() { $args = array( '...
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Wordpress 4.5.3: How to remove shortcode from displaying in gallery post

#gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { ...
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Use Shortcode to pull specific custom post type into any page

I'm looking for a way to code a shortcode like [shortcode slug="slug-name"] that will pull data from the slugs specific custom post type and fill the variables of my template that I'm attaching or ...
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How to escape content of enclosing shortcode the right way?

What's the right way of escaping the content of an enclosing shortcode without messing enclosed (self-closing) shortcodes up? [my-enclosing-shortcode] [some-self-closing-shortcode foo="bar"] [...
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How can I get post meta data (custom field) from within a custom wordpress action hook?

I have a custom hook in my theme which is set up like this: do_action('my_custom_hook'); That code is in my header.php file and outside of the main loop. I have a call to this hook like so in my ...
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wp_query query with two custom posts shows all post instead of matching ID

I have two types of custom posts - a "neighborhood" and an "area". Either of these can belong to a "base". When I am querying just the "neighborhoods", the base page has no issue pulling up the right ...
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Getting Custom Attachment Meta Data from Custom Media Manager

I have a custom shortcode button which opens the media manager and allows you to insert an image into the post: (function() { var file_frame; tinymce.create('tinymce.plugins.customButtons', { ...
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Pass Variable from Function to Shortcode

I realize that this may be as much of a PHP issue as a WP issue, but I'm posting it here because it does pertain to shortcodes and have some WP-specific functions mentioned. Basically, What I'm ...
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Generated short-codes don't seem to work

I'm using "Photo Gallery" plug-in and W3-data. Then there is a page where I want to display one gallery (of photos) per user. So using w3-data I generate the short-codes that I would like to have ...
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Turn shortcode into HTML view right after the user types it in the admin editor

WordPress automatically embeds from many providers. Let's say I type an URL from YouTube in the admin editor, it instantly shows the video at "Visual" tab, the iframe embed, but the URL remains ...
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Highlighting HTML code entered in the text editor

I have a need to have both "rendered" html in a post and "raw" or highlighted html in a Wordpress 4.5.2 post or page. I have solved the former by simply editing in the text editor, placing my code in ...