How to stop wpautop from messing your shortcodes

The WordPress editor offers a pretty enjoyable writing experience even for those who don’t know a thing about HTML. No matter whether you are using the “Visual” editor or the raw text editor, wpautop is one of the things that makes it friendly. wpautop is a function that filters the_content when it is being displayed Read more →

WordPress Shortcodes: an Introduction

Introduced in version 2.5, shortcodes are one of the most useful and powerful features for WordPress developers. When you insert a shortcode in the content of a post or page, it will automatically be replaced with a piece of content generated by the attached function. One could think of it like a sort of “macro”. Read more →