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Fetch URL – Fetch and Parse External Content


Use the shortcode ‘remote_get’ with the parameter ‘url’ to insert the content from that url into your page or post. The are available parameters like start and stop/end to parse out a specific part of the content that you wish to display.

Now you can also wrap any content in the ‘preg_replace’ shortcode to manipulate it into the desired format.


  1. Download and unzip the plugin into your WordPress plugins directory (usually /wp-content/plugins/).
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in your WordPress Admin.


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