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  • Resolved macrunner


    if I enter the following code in an article, (using the pre or code tags):

    if( !empty( $testx ) ) {
    $output = apply_filters( 'test_name_output', sprintf( '<h2 class="testx">%s</h2>', $testx ) );
    echo $output;

    part of this code is “converted” and I get the following result, screenshot:

    This problem occurs with any theme.
    Tried with WordPress 4.4.xx AND 4.5.xx, same problem

    Thanks for any help or suggestions.

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  • The WP visual editor tries to correct invalidly nested markup and is getting thrown off by the <h2> and </h2> tags in your code.

    Try converting these to HTML entities first.

    Edit: hilariously, the editor here is converting my HTML entities into actual HTML.

    Replace the < with & lt; (remove space) and the > with & gt; (remove space).

    Thread Starter macrunner


    Thanks karpstrucking, works great!


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