In this lesson, we will covers ome of the shortcode options available.

What is a Shortcode?

A shortcode is a WordPress-specific code that lets you do nifty things with very little effort.

Shortcodes can embed files or create objects that would normally require lots of complicated, ugly code in just one line. Shortcode = shortcut.

LearnDash Shortcodes

ShortcodeApplication
CertificateInclude name, time spent, earned score, average score across all quizzes, etc.
EnrollmentUse this shortcode to place the Take This Course button anywhere.
Course ListDisplay courses by category, assigned courses, and more.
ProgressUse this shortcode to display a user’s progress anywhere.
VisitorDisplays a custom course message for non-enrolled users.
StudentDisplays custom content on any page to users of a specific course.
GroupDisplays custom content on any page to users who are part of a specific group.
CompleteDisplays a custom message for those who completed a course. Perfect for providing “next steps” or for cross-selling your other courses.
ExpirationDisplays the date and time a user loses access to a course.
ProfileDisplays front-end profile (see “My Profile” menu item for example).
CompleteDisplays a custom message for those who completed a course. Perfect for providing “next steps” or for cross-selling your other courses.