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GetContentFromURL

Description

Loads content from other url by using a shortcode. Full content or special container by using XPath.

Examples:

  • Displays the whole content from a page.

    [gcfu url=”https://daschmi.de”]

  • Displays the featured article from wikipedia.

    [gcfu url=”https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Hauptseite” xpath=”%2F%2F%2A%5B%40id%3D%22mf-tfa%22%5D”]

The XPath argument must be url encoded. You can use this tool.

Screenshots

  • Grab the URL of the target page.

  • get the XPath of the target container. (for example with the chrome dev tools)

  • encode the XPath with urlencode.

  • build and use the shortcut.

Installation

  1. Upload plugin-name.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use the ‘[gcfu]’ shortcode on your pages

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Upload plugin-name.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use the ‘[gcfu]’ shortcode on your pages

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

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Changelog

1.0

  • Initial release