How to Add Short Code to a Widget
Written by: Eileen Lonergan
No lie, I had to Google this myself; however, it totally worked, so I like to share.
To allow shortcodes in sidebar widgets in WordPress:
- Navigate to the Dashboard of your WordPress Site
- Under Appearance -> Editor -> Functions.php file add the following code:
I recently figured this out when using the Royal Slider Plugin. One other thing to note when using the Royal Slider in a widget for WordPress, make sure the Preload Skin option is selected.
Let me know if I can help!