After a more thorough test period:
Updating (editing) an AFC field is a two step process:
1) Edit the content of a field to include shortcode and update will result in the field to display your input converted to html (divs…) – code appears in preview
2) Hit update a second time and preview (including actual results) will show the desired results (BUT NOT ALL).
To demonstrate this here’s a screenshot of how the shortcode turns out when posted to the standard post field followed by one with the shortcode posted to an ACF field:
reg. blog post field:
GRAB EACH OF THE ABOVE URLs AND PASTE THEM IN A NEW BROWSER WINDOW (OR TAB). SIDE BY SIDE.
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