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WP API Shortcodes


You can use Simple Shortcode [wpapi-posts].
This shortcode can get many data from WP REST API(Version2).

Shortcode Example

Get 10 post from own Site


Get 5 Posts from writing about ‘WP-API’

[wpapi-posts s="WP-API" url="" posts_per_page="5"]

Get 10 Pages from own Site

[wpapi-posts type="pages"]

Get 10 Thumbnail Images

[wpapi-posts type="media" size="thumbnail"]


  1. Upload wpapi-shortcodes-and-widgets directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


What type can get WP-API ?

shortcodes can get ‘posts’,’pages’,’media’.

Can I use WP REST API(Version1)?

Sorry, this plugin does not supported.

Contributors & Developers

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2016/01/05 Support WP REST API(Version2)


2015/03/18 released