Shortcode Usage

GS Book Showcase’s shortcode usage
[gs_book_showcase theme="gs_book_theme1"]
GS Book Showcase’s Shortcode attributes Usage
[gs_book_showcase num="10" theme="gs_book_theme1" cols="4" group="cookbook,fiction" cats_name="" desc_limit="100" order="DESC" orderby="date"]
Shortcode PHP Usage
<?php echo do_shortcode( '[gs_book_showcase theme="gs_book_theme7"]' ); ?>

Template Usage – Add the shortcode anywhere you need to display GS Book Showcase in template files (header.php, front-page.php, etc.)

<?php echo do_shortcode( '[gs_book_showcase num="10" theme="gs_book_theme1" cols="4" group="cookbook,fiction" cats_name="" desc_limit="100" order="DESC" orderby="date"]' ); ?>
No. Attribute Default value options Description
1 num -1 -1 for all or any number By default, it’ll display all the Books, but you can control it by num attribute.
2 order DESC DESC
ASC
Normally Books will display by descending order, latest will show first. But if you wish to display ascending order, oldest at first then pass order="ASC" parameter
3 orderby date ID
title
modified
rand
Use preffered orderby attribute
4 group all Book Showcase category slug, comma separated. To get your category slug, go to GS Book Showcase -> Book Showcase Group. Here you will find Book Showcase Groups & all the slugs
5 theme gs_book_theme1 gs_book_theme1
gs_book_theme2
gs_book_theme3
gs_book_theme4
gs_book_theme7
gs_book_theme7_1
gs_book_theme8
gs_book_theme9
gs_book_theme10
gs_book_theme11
Select preferred theme to display Books
6 cols 3(4 columns) 6 (2 columns)
4 (3 columns)
3 (4 columns)
Columns are based on 12 grids Bootstarp, so follow columns value
7 cats_name intitial none If you display only one category’s data then no need to display category names for filtering, passing the ‘none’ value will hide the filtering section. Applicable for gs_book_theme9
8 desc_limit 100 Any Number Set maximum number of characters in Book details. Default 100