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Widget Magic

Provides a shortcode that allows sidebars to be used in any page or post.

Implements a set of WordPress shortcodes and theme additions that allow widget content (initially just sidebars but eventually any text) to be used in any page or post using simple shortcodes.


For a sidebar:

[show_sidebar id="<sidebar id>"]


  • id: the id or name of the sidebar to be shown.
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Requires: 3.0.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.2.1
Last Updated: 6 years ago
Active Installs: 20+


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