How To Redirect A User After A Defined Amount Of Time In WordPress ?

You can automatically redirect your users from one page to another after the chosen amount of time in your WordPress based website. This can be easily done by using a simple shortcode inside your post/ page content.

First you will be needing to install and activate the plugin called Shortcode Redirect. Upon activation you can add a shortcode to post/page that looks like this:

[redirect url='' sec='3']

Where the url= part is for defining the URL to redirect the user to

And the sec= part is where you define seconds to wait before redirection occurs.


  1. No configuration settings
  2. Works both on posts and pages
  3. Easily define a URL to redirect the user to
  4. Define time in seconds to wait before re-directing the user.

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