How To Add Shortodes to Strip_HTML Option
By default, shortcodes are going to be stripped from all excerpts. We've done this because if the entire shortcode is not contained within the excerpt limit then it can break and will not display your content as you want in the excerpt. If you would like to add shortcodes back into the excerpts, then you can follow the steps below which will allow the strip_html option to also include shortcodes as well as HTML. By default, the strip_html option only includes or excludes HTML.
1. Edit functions.php and find:
2. Replace it with:
Please Note: with this change, the strip_html options in theme options and shortcodes will now do this...
strip_html="true" - this will strip all HTML and shortcodes from excerpts
strip_html="false" - this will allow HTML and shortcodes to show in excerpts