Presto! The Magic of Shortcodes

The Daily Post

Abracadabra! Hocus Pocus! Expecto Patronum (we know you’re out there, Potterheads)! As kids we all loved the idea that shouting a weird-sounding word while flicking a wand could make cool things happen (bunnies! pigeons! a person cut into two!).

Today, let’s dabble in some less-known blogging magic. Replace the exotic word with a bit of code, trade the wand for brackets, and presto: shortcodes!

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