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Acast shortcode embeds the acast player (as seen on eg.

Use the shortcode [acast src="channel/acast" width="480" height="480"] in your editor. Source can be set to channel or channel/acast or the full url

If you set width="100%" the player will automatically fit the width of your blog post.

acast params:

  • src – Specify which acast to embed, use full url src="" or src="channel/acast". You can also specify just the src="channel" for the latest episode. (REQUIRED)
  • width – width in pixels or in percents (by default width=”480″)
  • height – height in pixels (by default height=”480″, will be set to auto if width="100%")
  • https – use https instead of http [acast src="..." https="on"]
  • any_other_param – allows to add new parameter of the iframe [acast any_other_param="any_value"]
  • any_other_empty_param – allows to add new empty parameter of the iframe (like “allowfullscreen” on youtube) [acast any_other_empty_param=""]


  • The embed player generated by the [acast] shortcode
  • How to use the shortcode from the editor


  1. install and activate the plugin on the Plugins page.
  2. add shortcode [acast src="" width="..." height="..."] to page or post content.

Contributors & Developers

“acast” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Enabled channel url as source, to get the latest episode.


  • Added mp3 link for RSS generators


  • Added responsive functionality


  • [acast] shorturl