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Custom Content Shortcode

Display posts, pages, custom post types, custom fields, files, images, comments, attachments, menus, or widget areas


From a single field to entire pages, Custom Content Shortcode is a set of commands to display content where you need.

The [content] shortcode displays any of the following: posts, pages, custom post types, custom fields, files, images, attachments, menus, or widget areas.

The [loop] shortcode performs query loops. It can display, for example, available products in a category, or excerpts from the 5 most recent posts. You can query by parameters such as: date, category, tags, taxonomy, and custom field values.

There is a reference page under Settings -> Custom Content, as well as an overview of your site's content structure.


You'll find many useful features:

  • Simple gallery field for any post type
  • Relative URLs for links and images
  • Include HTML/PHP/CSS/JavaScript files
  • Display content for admin, specific user, login status
  • User name, ID, login/logout links with redirect
  • Comments list, input form or comment count
  • Display content based on mobile detect

With other libraries:

Requires: 3.6 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.1
Last Updated: 2014-7-6
Downloads: 17,876


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