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Create shortcode in wordpress

Hello, welcome to In this post, I will tell you how to create shortcode in wordpress with wordpress hook? WordPress is the best cms. WordPress hooks(add_action, add_filter) give us the power to edit or change the code without interruption into the files and this is the best thing about wordpress.
Now I am going to tell you how the hooks work.

Here is the shortcode First Image:

Here is the shortcode Second Image:

Here is the shortcode Third Working Image:

Today I am making shortcode function with getting wordpress login user details.

And Now Final, here is the wordpress hook to create shortcode in wordpress and you need to add this hook into your wordpress theme’s functions.php file:

function create_short_code() {
//get user info
$user_info = wp_get_current_user();
$user_details = ‘Username: ‘ . $user_info->user_login . ““;
$user_details .= ‘User roles: ‘ . implode(‘, ‘, $user_info->roles) . ““;
$user_details .= ‘User ID: ‘ . $user_info->ID . ““;
return $user_details;
//Generating shortcode hook
add_shortcode(‘ShortCode’, ‘create_short_code’);

You can call this shortcode in your php template files with below code:

echo do_shortcode(‘[ShortCode]’);

You can call this shortcode in your wordpress widgets with below code:


Second important method for shortcode:

// Add this into your functions.php file:
function Short_Code( $atts, $content = “” ) {
return “<div>”.$content.”</div>”;
add_shortcode( ‘ShortCode’, ‘Short_Code’ );
//You can call this shortcode like below method into your wordpress dashboard editor:


There are so many tricks in wordpress and i will let you know all. Please do comment if you any query related to this post. Thank you.

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Hello to all. Welcome to Myself Ajay Malhotra and I am freelance full stack developer. I love coding. I know WordPress, Core php, Angularjs, Angular 14, Angular 15, Angular 16, Angular 17, Bootstrap 5, Nodejs, Laravel, Codeigniter, Shopify, Squarespace, jQuery, Google Map Api, Vuejs, Reactjs, Big commerce etc.


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