Include GitHub Gists in WordPress content

WordPress.com makes it dead easy to include Gists in posts, but that isn’t available in the WordPress software by default.  So let’s add it! GitHub’s Gist service normally provides an embed code to include Gists in other web sites. The embed code is really just a script to load the Gist via JavaScript. Since WordPress normally strips content like that (for security purposes), we’ll use a little shortcode snippet to make it easy to reference Gist code. Here’s that shortcode snippet: This file contains bidirectional Unicode text that may be interpreted or compiled differently than what appears below. To review, open the file in […]

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