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Etsy Shop Advanced Mod


Plugin that allows you to insert Etsy Shop sections with descriptions, views and favorites in pages or posts using the bracket/shortcode method. This modificatios gives the Etsy Shop plugin a sleeker look with a more interactive and informative display for selling Etsy products through a WordPress blog! Please rate the plugin if you like it.


  1. Upload the plugin to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory;
  2. Give read & write access to tmp folder;
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress;
  4. Get your own Etsy Developer API key (;
  5. Enter your API key in the Etsy Shop Options page;
  6. Place ‘[etsy-include=your-etsy-shop-name;your-etsy-shop-setion-id]’ in your page or post;
  7. Viewers will see your items with FULL LENGTH Titles, be able to click on your your items to view their listing in a new window on Etsy. Full length descriptions are displayed to the right of each item along with the items number of views and favorites.


How may I find the shop section id?

Here is an example:


So, in this example: sushipot is etsy-shop-name
11502395 is etsy-shop-section-id

I got Etsy Shop: empty arguments

See below ‘Etsy Shop: missing arguments’.

I got Etsy Shop: missing arguments

2 arguments are mandatory:

  • etsy-shop-name
  • etsy-shop-section-id

So, you should have someting like this: [etsy-include=Laplume;10088437]

I got Etsy Shop: Your section ID is invalid

Please use a valid section ID, to find your section ID, see How to find section ID

I got Etsy Shop: API reponse should be HTTP 200

Please open a new topic in Forum, with all details.

I got Etsy Shop: Error on API Request

Please make sure that your API Key is valid.

Contributors & Developers

“Etsy Shop Advanced Mod” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


0.9.6 Advanced Mod

  • Added longer item title lengths
  • Now displays full item descriptions next to item
  • Shows number of views and favorites beneath description
  • Changed CSS to support new display features


  • HTTPS for all Etsy requests, now mandatory for new Etsy Apps.
  • Add detection for bad section ID.


  • Centering items by default (sponsor Jsay Designs).
  • Add opening in a new window link feature (sponsor Jsay Designs).
  • Add filter for Shop ID and Section ID.
  • Better filter for API Key.


  • Corrections on Debug Mode.
  • Automatically Remove spaces in API Key.


  • Debug Mode more verbose.


  • Debug Mode available.
  • Options page compatible with PHP 5.2.X.


  • Optimization of API request.
  • Add error message if empty arguments.
  • Now using WordPress HTTP API, cURL is no more require.
  • Update the Options Page.
  • Code follow WordPress Coding Standards.


  • Update installation steps.
  • Translation of listing status.
  • Correct listing table generation.


  • First release.