The Piecemaker is an awesome opensource alternative to cu3er slider,
on Jan 1st 2011 the developers released version 2, which also has a wp plugin and adds the functionabilty of shortcodes in pages to inserted the slider.
However there is no defined way of inserting it outside the wordpress loop into a page template or theme files.
This project is to find a means of creating a template tag for the plugin.
From google i’ve found the following snippet
And i used the slider shortcode [piecemaker id='2'/]
Inserted it as:
In my theme homepage and it outputs the following:
Parse error: syntax error, unexpected T_LNUMBER in /home/****/public_html/wp-content/themes/zero/home.php on line 2