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There are many wordpress plugins which using the shortcode. But you easily create custom shortcode for wordpress site. there is no need of external plugin.

custom shortcode for wordpress

Since Version 2.5 WordPress support so called Shortcodes. They have been introduced for creating macros to be use in a posts content. Many people looking for how to create the shortcode in wordpress using theme. It is very easy to build shortcode in wordpress. I given very simple code sample for creating the custom shortcode.

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For creating the custom shortcodes you need add following method in functions.php file which is located in your theme folder.


function myshortcode(){
 return '<img src="http://images.wordpressapi.com/How-to-make-empty-the-wordpress-trash-automatically.png">';
}
add_shortcode('myshortcode', 'myshortcode');

custom shortcode for wordpress

custom shortcode for wordpress

you can change the return text or shortcode name aslo.

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My name is Purab Kharat, Here is my Personal Blog: digcms.com. Work as an Senior Technical Lead at Smartsourcing Global Pvt Ltd in Princeton, NJ, USA. I contributor of many wordpress plugins and Drupal Modules. I am core developer of Drupal. Connect to purab on LinkedIn or Follow @purab on Twitter or Follow me on Google+ or Write Mail to purabdk@gmail.com or Chat with me on Skype : purabdk

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