There’s at least 3 different methods you can use to filter any archive intro text field which enables you to add short codes in that area.
In this post i’ll provide the code you can use which enables you to use shortcodes in any of your archive intro text fields.
Justin Romack asked:
I’m trying to embed a Gravity Form within the category description section, but something is stripping my shortcode and all I see is the text
Here’s the field you can access when you edit any archive page.