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Intellispire’s shortcode engine adds wordpress style shortcode capability to any Joomla 1.5, 1.7 or 2.5 website. After installation, go to the the Plugin Manager and find the System – Shortcodes plugin. You can enable this to run in “content” mode (default), which pre-processes all articles before display. In Joomla! 2.5, you can also configure modules to be run this way. This is the preferred and supported option for running the engine. Alternatively, you can set the system to run “Entire Page”. This first renders
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Feb
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This plugin allows you to add a snapshot of a web page to your website. Example: [scescape][snapshot url="http://www.intellispire.com" alt="My description" w="400" h="300"][/scescape] How to get the Shortcode: 1.) Get the Joomla Shortcode Pack from the Extension Web Store 2.) Using the Joomla! extension Manager, install and activate plg_shortcodes.zip system shortcode plugin 3.) Install and activate the shortcode_embedpdf.zip plugin 4.) Add the text above to any article to trigger the shortcode. Credits: catswhocode
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Feb
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The easiest way to display a PDF file on your website: The PDF is loaded through Google docs and then displayed in an iframe, on your own site. Example: [embedpdf width="600px" height="500px"]http://infolab.stanford.edu/pub/papers/google.pdf[/embedpdf] How to get the Shortcode: 1.) Get the Joomla Shortcode Pack from the Extension Web Store 2.) Using the Joomla! extension Manager, install and activate plg_shortcodes.zip system shortcode plugin 3.) Install and activate the shortcode_embedpdf.zip plugin 4.)
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Feb
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This shortcode embeds a Youtube video without the need of additional plugins or components. Example: [youtube src='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHg5SJYRHA0'] Full paramaters: [youtube src='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHg5SJYRHA0' width='375' height='350' name='movie' allowFullScreen='true' allowScriptAccess='always'] The only required paramater is “video”. How to get the Shortcode: 1.) Get the Joomla Shortcode Pack from the Extension Web Store 2.) Using the Joomla! extension Manager, install and activate
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Feb
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This shortcode obfuscates any email address so bots can’t scrape them. Example: [mailto]email@example.com[/mailto] How to get the Shortcode: 1.) Get the Joomla Shortcode Pack from the Extension Web Store 2.) Using the Joomla! extension Manager, install and activate plg_shortcodes.zip system shortcode plugin 3.) Install and activate the shortcode_mailto.zip plugin 4.) Add the text above to any article to trigger the shortcode. Modify to your liking.
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Feb
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The Tweet Shortcode provides a tweetmeme button anywhere it appears. use like: [tweet] How to get the Shortcode: 1.) Get the Joomla Shortcode Pack from the Extension Web Store 2.) Using the Joomla! extension Manager, install and activate plg_shortcodes.zip system shortcode plugin 3.) Install and activate the shortcode_tweet.zip plugin 4.) Add the text above to any article to trigger the shortcode. Modify to your liking.
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Feb
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The user shortcode displays content based on information about the current user. You can use this to show the users their name, for example “Hi! Name”, username, or registered date. You can also provide content based on whether the user is registered and logged in or not. This is perfect for providing teaser text for membership sites. Task: Print the uses name, or “Anonymous” if it isn’t available: [user echo="name" default="Anonymous"] [user echo="username" default="Unregistered"] [user
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Feb
13

Shortcodes

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ShortcodesJoomla! now has “shortcodes”! WordPress has had “Shortcodes” – little snippets of text that expand to full programs on the page – for years. This is one of those cool little features that I always wish Joomla! had. And now … it does. Introducing the first fully supported Joomla plugin that ads shortcode capability to the both Joomla! 1.5 and 2.5. (more…)
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