Easily post syntax-highlighted code to your site without having to modify the code at all. As seen on WordPress.com.
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Go to the admin area of your WordPress install and click on the "Plugins" menu. Click on "Activate" for the "SyntaxHighlighter" plugin.
Just wrap your code in
[language], such as
[php]code here[/php] or
[css]code here[/css]. For a list of supported languages (all widely used languages are supported), please click here.
You do not need to escape HTML entities or anything, just post your code as-is. The plugin will handle the rest.
The shortcodes accept a wide variety of parameters. For details, see the bottom of the plugin's settings page.
Requires: 4.2.3 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.5.6
Last Updated: 1 year ago
Active Installs: 50,000+
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