I am using WP Show Posts Pro and created several entries which I want to display in post category descriptions. I insert the short code within WP admin under the category description. However, when I view the category description on the fronted of my website all I see is the WP Show Posts short code, like this [wp_show_posts id=”123456″]. Any idea how to get the short code to work with category descriptions?
I put the code into the Snippets plugin and Lightweight Grids Columns and WP Show Posts shortcodes now work in category descriptions. Is this code stable? I mean the post from stackexchange is nearly two years old. Will I have to check on this each time a new WordPress update is released? Here is the code I inserted: