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Based on the WordPress plugin, Shortcode Ultimate for Joomla features over 45 ready to use shortcodes via a slick user interface in Editor. W3C Valid Code

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Shortcode Ultimate for Joomla has been developed with world’s best pratice code standard and meets W3C Validation using the latest CSS3, HTML5 and PHP 5.6 to bring you a professional plugin for Joomla that is Joomla 3.6 ready.

The Plugin work inside your Joomla website anywhere you can use shortcodes including articles, Custom HTML Modules, K2, Virtuemart, Hikashop, Easy Blog, Easy Discussion and Zoo to name just a few!

Designed to be easy to use, Shortcode Ultimate has a sleek front end interface that allows you to very simply and easily insert your shortcodes with the minimum of fuss. Plus, you can use the Live Preview feature for a powerful WYSIWYG experience without leaving the back end.

Backed by a Live Search that gives you a extensive search power with filters by type, it is the ultimate plugin for your Joomla website.

This plugin will not disappoint, backed by over 800 satisfied customers and over 80 5 star reviews, we know you are going to love it.

Why not explore some of the shortcodes for yourself?

The flexibility will impress with a simple override or customize feature from your template html override folder, exactly how you would use module or component override for the ultimate in familiarity and an easy learning curve.

Of course you can just as easily add your own shortcodes, modify existing ones to create new ones, suggest feature improvements and it includes multilingual support

What is new in latest 3.1.0:

  • Improved Security Fault
  • Absolute base url fixed for compatible with any compressing extension such as jch, rokbooster, warp framework gzip etc.
  • Quix Page builder lightbox conflict fixed
  • Divider center style issue fixed
  • Image compare position problem fixed
  • Social Feed shortcode facebook loading issue fixed
  • Weather Shortcode some default value problem fixed
  • Download Shortcode not work when move server fixed
  • Social Locker script updated and fixed the facebook lock system
  • Translation files updated

Featurefull extension

Posted on 31 December 2016

Ready shortcode, good example of each shortcode

Ease of use

Easy customization


Live support by expert hand


each element are well documented with example

I used this to: Less programming knoledge and short coding

Very Useful

Posted on 31 December 2016

This shortcode very useful.

Ease of use

It's use easily.


very good support.


well documentation


Excellent features built in with the free version, even better with the paid version. Columns, buttons, social sharing, image galleries. etc

Ease of use

Live Preview shows you exactly what the shortcode generated will look like, easy GUI without code.


Didn't need


Excellent with examples of all available shortcodes.

I used this to: Speeding up developing and prevents writing redundant CSS and jQuery for every site.

Really good

Posted on 07 October 2016

It really save my day. It does exactly what I wanted, and don't get in my way.

Ease of use

Install was a breeze. Forms are really simple and well documented, I feel confident to put that in the end of users.


Like a charm, got example of all those.

I used this to: Make the content of some page more appealing on a joomla used as a pedagogical document repository.
Owner's reply: Thank you for your feedback :) All docs you get here:

Excellent Module

Posted on 14 September 2016

Despite of being a free module it is seamless and does not affect page load speed. Designing complex HTML modules has never been so easy.

Ease of use

There are a couple of things to know ike enabling the prepare content option and not using tiny mce, but its a breeze.

Owner's reply: Thank you for your feedback :)


Many Features are available. Easy to add GMaps inside content (by adding address)

Ease of use

Handling is easy and understandable


For asking or discuss issues/bugs inside the Forum you have to pay a licences. So Ultimate FREE is not free.


poor. More documentation would be better

I used this to: a website with a team of authors without deep knowledge of programming.
But I remove it because of formatting bugs.
Owner's reply: Thanks for your feedback, Sorry for the support issue now you can write your problem here:

Not enought documetation

Posted on 13 September 2016

Have paid version. A lot of nice features.

Ease of use

Easy to use, only missing documentation.


Couldn't get a support. You need to register to get a support. Registration form is not working.


Poor. Several basic articles.

I used this to: Very usefull overall.
Owner's reply: Thanks for your feedback,

Sorry for the support issue now you can write your problem here:

There are lot's of docs maybe you did not look here:

Shortcode Ultimate

BdThemes Ltd
Last updated:
Dec 31 2016
Date added:
Aug 14 2015
GPLv2 or later
Free download

Uses Joomla! Update System

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