ELI's SHORTCURL Shortcodes to Fetch and Parse External Content

Use the remote_get and preg_replace shortcodes to fetch external content and parse it to use on your page or post.

Author:Ovidiu Purdea (profile at wordpress.org)
WordPress version required:2.7
WordPress version tested:3.7.1
Plugin version:3.04.26
Added to WordPress repository:07-12-2013
Last updated:30-12-2013
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Use the shortcode 'remote_get' with the parameter 'url' to insert the content from that url into your page or post. The are available parameters like start and stop/end to parse out a specific part of the content that you wish to display.

Now you can also wrap any content in the 'preg_replace' shortcode to manipulate it into the desired format.