05 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

The Complete Guide to WordPress Shortcodes

WordPress shortcodes were introduced in version 2.5 and since then have proved to be one of the most useful features. The average user acting as editor has the ability to publish dynamic content using macros, without the need for programming…

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25 December 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Don’t use Themes’ Specific Shortcodes – Use Shortcodes Ultimate Plugin Instead

Shortcodes is a handy concept in WordPress. It lets you do unique things to specific pages or posts. It could be as simple as highlighting some text or adding a button. Shortcodes are widely used in themes. In premium themes, one of the major selling points is the usage of shortcodes to style various elements within a [...]

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03 August 2011 ~ 0 Comments

How To Load Scripts In WordPress Only If A Post Has A Shortcode

As usual it is best practice to load your styles and scripts for your WordPress Themes only when needed, to keep the site loading quickly and to avoid any JS errors. In order to do this, there are tons…

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02 August 2011 ~ 0 Comments

How to Use Shortcodes in WordPress Text Widgets

Quite awhile ago I shared a tip on using shortcodes outside of the post editor. Here’s another equally handy snippet for enabling shortcode use within WordPress text widgets…

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31 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

20 Creative Shortcodes To Use In Your Projects

WordPress introduced shortcodes waaay back in version 2.5 as a great way of adding theme-specific styling through a simple-to-use tag in your post editor, or in your theme’s coding. We can command some…

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