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Modula Advanced Shortcodes Extension

The Modula Advanced Shortcodes extension is a valuable tool for users of the Modula WordPress Gallery plugin who want to dynamically link to specific galleries without creating individual pages for each gallery. This premium extension allows you to use URLs with query strings to streamline the gallery display process. This guide covers the installation of the Modula Advanced Shortcodes extension and provides detailed instructions on how to use the shortcodes to display galleries dynamically.


Before you begin, make sure you have the following:

  1. Modula and Modula Pro Plugins: Ensure that both Modula plugins are installed and activated on your WordPress site.
  2. Modula Advanced Shortcodes Extension: Purchase and install the Modula Advanced Shortcodes extension to unlock the dynamic gallery linking functionality.
  3. Modula Pro License: Activate your Modula Pro license to access premium extensions including this one. You can purchase a license key from the official Modula website.

Installing Modula Advanced Shortcodes Extension

Follow these steps to install the Modula Advanced Shortcodes extension:

  1. Purchase the Extension: Acquire the Modula Advanced Shortcodes extension from the official Modula website.
  2. Download the Extension: Once purchased, download the extension as a zip file.
  3. Install the Extension in WordPress:
    • Log in to your WordPress dashboard.
    • Navigate to “Plugins” and click on “Add New.”
    • Choose the “Upload Plugin” button.
    • Select the downloaded zip file and click “Install Now.”
    • Activate the extension once the installation is complete. If you encounter any difficulties during the installation process, kindly refer to our comprehensive guide on installing Modula Pro Extensions.

Using Modula Advanced Shortcodes

Follow these steps to use the Modula Advanced Shortcodes extension:

  1. Create a New Page:
    • In your WordPress admin dashboard, go to “Pages” and click on “Add New.”
  2. Add [modula_all_galleries] Shortcode:
    • In the new page editor, insert the shortcode [modula_all_galleries].
    • This shortcode will display all galleries on that specific page.
  3. Configure Advanced Shortcode Settings:
    • Go to “Modula” and click on “Settings.”
    • Navigate to the “Advanced Shortcodes” tab and set it up as needed.
  4. Find Gallery ID:
    • Go back to “Modula” and click on “Galleries.”
    • Choose the gallery you want to display and copy its ID (only the number).
  5. Create Gallery Link:
    • Go to the page you created containing all galleries, for example: https://yourdomain.com/all-galleries.
    • Add the gallery’s link to that page, including the gallery ID as a query string, like so: https://yourdomain.com/all-galleries/?gallery_id=8380.
  6. View Dynamic Gallery:
    • The link will display only the specified gallery dynamically.

The Modula Advanced Shortcodes extension streamlines the process of dynamically linking to specific galleries without the need for individual pages. By following this guide, you can install the extension, set up the necessary shortcodes, and create dynamic links to showcase galleries seamlessly on your WordPress site. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to the Modula support team for assistance.

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