Issue Based Magazine offers a comprehensive set of nifty shortcodes that let you achieve what you want with no need for extensive and exhaustive coding. This is the list of shortcodes this plugin offers.

1. [MIM_Current_Issue]

Purpose: To fetch ID of Current Issue set from plugin setting page.
Arguments: No arguments passed to this shortcode.

2. [MIM_Issue_Menu issue_id=”1″]

Purpose: To fetch ID of menu for the Issue ID passed as argument. Above example will fetch menu ID of Issue with ID passed.
Arguments: ID of the Issue.

3. [MIM_Master_Issue issue_id=”1″]

Purpose: To fetch Master Category Id for the Issue ID passed as argument. Above example will fetch ID of Master Category set for Issue with ID 1.
Arguments: ID of the Issue.

4. [MIM_Issue_Menu_With_Horizontal issue_id=”1″]

Purpose: To fetch horizontal menu for the Issue ID passed as argument.
Arguments: ID of the Issue.

5. [MIM_Issue_Menu_With_Vertical issue_id=”1″]

Purpose: To fetch vertical menu for the Issue ID passed as argument.
Arguments: ID of the Issue.

6. [MIM_All_Issues_Simple]

Purpose: To fetch list of all published Issues.
Arguments: No arguments passed to this shortcode.

7. [MIM_All_Issues]

Purpose: To fetch list of all published Issues’ IDs. Output of the shortcode would be an array.
Arguments: No arguments passed to this shortcode.

8. [MIM_Magazine_Artices_Ids issue_id=”1″ category_id=”1″]

Purpose: To fetch all articles’ IDs based on Issue and Category passed as arguments. Above example will fetch all articles from Issue with ID 1 and Category ID 1.
Arguments: ID of the issue, ID of category.

9. [MIM_Magazine_Article issue_id=”1″ category_id=”1″]

Purpose: To fetch all articles based on Issue and Category passed as arguments. Above example will fetch all articles from Issue with ID 1 and Category ID 1.
Arguments: ID of the Issue, ID of Category.