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Gherkin Syntax for SyntaxHighlighter Evolved


Gherkin Syntax for SyntaxHighlighter Evolved adds the Gherkin language syntax to SyntaxHighlighter Evolved.

Gherkin language is a that is a business readable language used to drive testing.

Requires SyntaxHighlighter Evolved.


  1. Install ‘SyntaxHighlighter Evolved’ (see installation instructions for SyntaxHighlighter Evolved)
  2. Download the zip file, unzip it, and place it in your /wp-content/plugins directory.
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. Add [code language=”gherkin”] … [/code] shortcodes to a page/post.

Contributors & Developers

“Gherkin Syntax for SyntaxHighlighter Evolved” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • Re-adding the JS file as it had been eaten by an exchange server


  • Initial release