WordPress is undoubtedly one of the best CMS in the world. Many features are there to make wordpress great. And shortcode is one of them. What does this feature do ? Well, in simple few words, I should say, it is actually a string in the content in wordpress that renders a specific content instead of rendering itself. It is used heavily by the users in wordpress. Today in this article we have listed 5 best shortcodes plugins that you may find highly useful for your site,
This is most popular plugin and the oldest plugin as well. It provides numerous built in shortcodes through which an user can find it easy to make complex content and layout quite easily which includes table, list , heading, alert, tabs, accordion etc.
add_shortcode, Shortcake supplies a user-friendly interface for adding a shortcode to a post, and viewing and editing it from within the content editor.
Another one that is to let the user use some predefined shortcodes including tabs, sections/accordions, buttons, links to content, author cards, lists, layouts and other elements. It brings an amazing set of beautiful and useful elements to your site. The plugin comes bundled with the full set of elements, all absolutely free of charge.
As the name says, simplicy is the focus point of this plugin. Columns, buttons, toggles, tabs, callout boxes, notifications, and more can be created with this plugin. Any wordpress beginner user can keep this plugin in their first choice .
1. Shortcode MakerThe is the last but NOT the least plugin we have listed in this article. It is the newest plugin among all the shortcode plugins which has only 5.7 downloads per active install in wordpress.org . Its main feature that makes it unique to other plugins is, apart from giving user the ability to use built in shortcodes, it also lets the users create their own shortcodes easily. User can
- Create shortcodes as many as he wans
- Create attributes for the shortcode as many as he wants
- Use those attributes in the shortcode content
- Apart from these, there are some built in shortcodes for complex content like tabs, accordion, table, quote, heading, alert and more.
It has also a pro version to let have the more awesomeness of it. You can know in details about that here : http://blog.cybercraftit.com/shortocode-maker-pro-released-special-offers/