Ajax Load More accepts a variety of query and styling parameters that are passed through to WordPress via shortcode – all core shortcode parameters are listed below:

ID A unique ID for the Ajax Load More instance. Default = null
repeater Select from a list of customizable repeaters (add-on available). Default = 'default'
post_type Comma separated list of post types to query. Default = 'post'
post_format Query by post format. Default = null
category A comma separated list of categories to include by slug. Default = null
category__not_in A comma separated list of categories to exclude by ID. Default = null
tag A comma separated list of tags to include by slug. Default = null
tag__not_in A comma separated list of tags to exclude by ID. Default = null
taxonomy Query by custom taxonomy name. Default = null
taxonomy_terms Comma separated list of custom taxonomy terms(slug) to query. Default = null
taxonomy_operator Operator to compare taxonomy terms against (IN/NOT IN). Default = 'IN'
taxonomy_relation The logical relationship between each taxonomy when there is more than one. (AND/OR). Default = 'AND'
day Day of the week. Default = null
month Month of the year. Default = null
year Year of post. Default = 'IN'
meta_key Custom field key(name). Default = null
meta_value Custom field value. Default = null
meta_compare Operator to compare meta_key and meta_value against (IN/NOT IN/=/!=/>/>=/</<=). Default = 'IN'
meta_type Custom field type. Default = 'CHAR'
meta_relation Used with multiple custom field entries (AND/OR). Default = 'AND'
author A comma separated list of authors by id. Default = null
search Query search term ('s'). Default = null
custom_args A semicolon separated list of value:pair arguments. e.g. tag_slug__and:design,development; event_display:upcoming. Default = null
post__in Comma separated list of post ID's to include in query.Default = null
exclude Comma separated list of post ID's to exclude from query.Default = null
order Order posts ASC(ascending) or DESC(descending) order. Default = 'DESC'
orderby Order posts by date, title, name, menu order, author, post ID or comment count. Default = 'date'
offset Offset the initial query (number).Default = '0'
posts_per_page Number of posts to load with each request.Default = '5'
scroll Load more posts as the user scrolls the page (true/false).Default = 'true'
scroll_distance The distance from the bottom of the screen to trigger the loading of posts while scrolling.Default = '150'
max_pages Maximum number of pages to load while scrolling (only activated if scroll = true). Default = '0'
pause_override Allow scrolling to override the Pause parameter and trigger the loading of posts on scroll. Default = null
pause Do not load posts until user clicks load posts button (true/false). Default = 'false'
transition Choose a loading transition (slide/fade/none). Default = 'slide'
transition_speed The speed of the loading transition in milliseconds. Default = '250'
transition_container Display the Ajax Load More (.alm-reveal) loading container. (true/false) Default = 'true'
images_loaded Wait for all images to load before displaying ajax loaded content. (true/false). Default = 'false'
destroy_after Remove ajax load more functionality after 'n' number of pages have been loaded. Default = null
button_label The label text for Load more button. Default = 'Older Posts'
button_loading_label Update the text of the Load More button while content is loading. Default = null
container_type Override the global Container Type that was set on ALM Settings page. Default = null
css_classes Add custom CSS classes to the Ajax Load More container. Default = null

Example Shortcode

[ajax_load_more post_type="post, portfolio" repeater="default" posts_per_page="5" transition="fade" button_label="Older Posts"]