WP Shortcodes Generator


Shortcode tag in the content. e.g. [tag]
Self-closing:[tag], Enclosing:[tag]content[/tag]
Add filter for shortcode attributes
The function used in the code
Enable attributes
Set custom filter name


Attribute name in lowercase
Attribute name in lowercase
Attribute name in lowercase
Default Value
Default Value
Default Value


Custom code to generate the output
// Add Shortcode
function shortcode_function_name() {

add_shortcode( 'tag', 'shortcode_function_name' );

What are Shortcodes in WordPress?

The wordpress shortcodes are simple and easy way to enhance the features using custom functionality or API. The Shortcode syntax is a small piece of code which refer to handler function that define the feature.

Shortcode names should be all lowercase and use all letters, but numbers and underscores should work fine too.

To register the shortcode, you need to use the add_shortcode() function. It takes two parameters, the first is the shortcode name, and the second is the function handler.

WordPress does offer some of the shortcodes by default like: [audio], [caption], [embed], [gallery], [playlist], [video]. You can also create your own shortcode using this tool or shortcode API.

What is WP Shortcodes Generator?

WP Shortcodes Generator is a free online tool to generate the shortcode and you do not need to diging into code.

If you are beginners and don't know how to generate the wp shortcode then this tool is built for you, so take advantange of this.

Note: This site does not store any type of data, password or other sensitive data, so that you can safely fill in your information.

How to use WP Shortcodes Generator?

To use this tool, you simply need to select corresponding tab and fill the required fields and then click on the "Generate" button.

Follow the below steps:

  1. Select the tab one by one
  2. Fill the required fields. Some of fields have default values but you can change them as per your need.
  3. Click on the "Generate" button
  4. Generated code will shown in the result area and you can copy the code and use it anywhere.
  5. To generate new file code click on the "Refresh" button,

How to add shortcode in wordpress?

You can add the shortcode in wordpress using the add_shortcode() function. Then call that shortcode function with shortcode name like Self-closing: [tag], Enclosing:[tag]content[/tag]