Allow Shortcode in Text Widgets

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Allow shortcode to be used in text widgets

Author:Travis Pflanz (profile at
WordPress version required:3.9
WordPress version tested:3.9.1
Plugin version:1.0
Added to WordPress repository:24-07-2014
Last updated:24-07-2014
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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Total downloads:4 254
Active installs:600+
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Allow Shortcode in Text Widgets is a very simple plugin that does one thing... Allows users to add shortcode to text widgets.

There are no settings. Simply install and activate the Allow Shortcode in Text Widgets plugin, then use whatever shortcode you like within a text widget