A shortcode is a WordPress-specific line of code that lets you create cool things easily — like buttons, tabs, alert boxes, headlines, galleries and more. GivingPress provides several shortcodes that can be implemented within any post or page.

Shortcodes are always created within [square brackets].

This “Alert Box” was created in a few seconds using the following shortcode:

[box color="green"]...[/box]

Here is a list of the available shortcodes: