If you use the Pods Shortcode wizard and select either List Multiple Pods Items or Display a File from a Theme (with caching options), you will be presented with the following options within the wizard for setting the caching values:


You can set these items manually in your shortcode or using the wizard. Read below for more details on what the Cache Settings mean.

Cache Type

From the menu, you can select 4 options:

  • Disable Caching
  • Object Cache
  • Transient
  • Site Transient

Cache Expiration

From the wizard you can also set Cache Expiration (in seconds). The parameters to set this in a shortcode are