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Trigger Warning


Wrap the trigger content in [trigger][/trigger] to hide it. Example: [trigger]something terrible[/trigger] If you want to specify the type of trigger, you can do something like [trigger warning=”violent imagery”]something terrible[/trigger].

Readers can choose to read the trigger content by clicking on the “Show” button.


  • Wrap the trigger content in [trigger][/trigger] when you compose a Post.
  • Readers will have to click on the "Show" button to see the trigger content.
  • Readers can hide the trigger content again by clicking on the "Hide" button.


Unzip the zip file into the /wp-content/plugins/ directory. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.

Contributors & Developers

“Trigger Warning” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.