Shortcodes in Sidebar Widgets plugin allows shortcodes to properly execute when they are used in sidebar text widgets.
Q - Are there any settings?
A - No, this is a very light weight plugin. The functionality is either activated or not according to the plugin's active status.
Q - Why did you create a plugin for this function?
A - By having it as a plugin it works without needing to edit a themes functions file.The advantage is you can change your WordPress theme and your sidebar shortcodes will continue to work without needing to edit the theme's functions.
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