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WP_Embed::run_shortcode() public WP 1.0

Process the shortcode.

Since the shortcode needs to be run earlier than other shortcodes, this function removes all existing shortcodes, registers the shortcode, calls do_shortcode(), and then re-registers the old shortcodes.

{} It's a method of the class: WP_Embed{}

No Hooks.

Return

String. Content with shortcode parsed

Usage

global $wp_embed;
$wp_embed->run_shortcode( $content );
$content(string) (required)
Content to parse

Notes

  • Global. Array. $shortcode_tags

Code of WP_Embed::run_shortcode() WP 5.7.1

<?php
public function run_shortcode( $content ) {
	global $shortcode_tags;

	// Back up current registered shortcodes and clear them all out.
	$orig_shortcode_tags = $shortcode_tags;
	remove_all_shortcodes();

	add_shortcode( 'embed', array( $this, 'shortcode' ) );

	// Do the shortcode (only the [embed] one is registered).
	$content = do_shortcode( $content, true );

	// Put the original shortcodes back.
	$shortcode_tags = $orig_shortcode_tags;

	return $content;
}