ML Responsive Audio player with playlist Shortcode


  • The plugin generates a shortcode to dynamically display an audio player with playlist.
  • Displays tracks in the playlist generated from an Audio Element custom post type.
  • Upload tracks in different formats for browser compatability.
  • Customise colors of player.
  • Audio player will resize in browser window if using responsive theme and fit smaller screen-widths.
  • See the ‘other notes’ tab for shortcode instructions.
  • The plugin is compatible with the latest version of WordPress and works on touch screen devices.
  • Multiple Players per page supported.
  • Shortcode for displaying single track player.
  • Randomise playlist with no repeated tracks or freely.
  • There is no flash fallback at the moment so the player will be hidden on browsers which do not support the HTML5 audio tag.

How to use

Put this shortcode in your post or pages
[ml_audio] The default shortcode will display all posts.

[ml_audio audio_category=”Your-category-slug”] Will display posts from a specific audio category or categories. Separate category slugs by commas.

[ml audio auto=”1″] Will intialise the player playing the first track on the playlist (Do not use for more than one player per page).


  • Audio Element post type screen - note: top right shortcode for individual audio track.
  • Player with playlist parameters (Options page).
  • Customise Player Colours (Options page).


Install like any other basic plugin:

  1. Unzip and copy the mlr-audio folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ folder
    or upload .zip file from wordpress plugin uploader

2.Activate the MLR Audio on your plugin-page.


None Yet.

style it

At the moment the player will fill the width of the parent div.
If you want to give the player a smaller width put the shortcode inside a div with specified width or max-width if you want it to resize.


For more info or an example, please visit


Seems doenst work

It doesn’t generate short code seems.
Album url show 404 page.
Cant insert audio in post or page… doesn’t work at all.

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Contributors & Developers

“ML Responsive Audio player with playlist Shortcode” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



0.1 Initial Release
0.2 Big upgrade with multiple players per page now supported. Single Player shortcode.