Allow PHP in WordPress default text widget

The default text widget in WordPress only supports¬†HTML. You can extend the functionality of the text widget by making it possible to execute PHP. Put this code in the functions.php of the theme you are using: add_filter(‘widget_text’, ‘php_text’, 99); function php_text($text) { if (strpos($text, ‘<‘ . ‘?’) !== false) { ob_start(); eval(‘?’ . ‘>’ . … Read more