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Lorem Ipsum Generator Shortcode


Using this plugin you can generate lorem ipsum dummy text using shortcodes in your posts and pages.

This plugin is a wordpress version of tool.


Add the [lorem-ipsum] shortcode to a post or page.


All parameters are optional.

  • start_with_lorem_ipsum – values: on/off, default: on
  • paragraphs – number of paragraphs, values: 1-20, default: 1
  • words – number of words, values: 1-1200, default: 69
  • sentences – number of sentences, values: 1-20, default: 1
  • randomize – randomize senteces, values: on/off, default: off

(words has a higher priority than sentences)


  • [lorem-ipsum]
  • [lorem-ipsum start_with_lorem_ipsum=off words=120 paragraphs=3 randomize=on]
  • [lorem-ipsum words=100 sentences=2] – displays 100 words, not 2 sentences
  • [lorem-ipsum sentences=2] – displays 2 sentences


  1. Extract archive and upload the ‘lorem-ipsum-generator-shortcode’ folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Navigate to ‘Plugins’ > ‘Installed’ in the WP admin dashboard. Locate Lorem Ipsum Generator Shortcode and click activate.
  4. Now, you can use it in posts and pages.

Contributors & Developers

“Lorem Ipsum Generator Shortcode” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • First version.