A person who has got even a little knowledge of WordPress does understand the importance of WordPress shortcodes. While, everyone who are aware of shortcodes, definitely love them out but unluckily, shortcodes by default can be use only in post and page editor area and not in theme files. But, well with the help of this snippet below, you can use a shortcode in a theme file too, all you have to do is to use the do_shortcode() function as shared below.