Get the visitor’s country by their IP

Basically the code is something like this:  

So we are using the GeoPlugin API to retrieve the Country code. You can also get the full country name, state, city, continent and some other stuff. Here is a simple dump of the data returned from the site:

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Displaying the shortcode from Custom post type content or Metabox

Whenever you try to display a shortcode through custom field you will get the text part and the shortcode function won’t be trigger.  To avoid this you can apply the following filter in your code:  

“the_custom_field” should be replaced by your own custom field name. Basically you can apply this filter to any […]