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Questions tagged [wp-autop]

Changes double line-breaks in the text into HTML paragraphs (`<p>...</p>`). WordPress uses it to filter a posts content and its excerpt per default. This function can be used for autocorrecting any HTML saved to the database (or just displayed). Keep in mind that in the background it is using a time extensive regular expression, so it is considered to slow down your requests.

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WooCommerce Description and Short Description <p> tags removal

When adding content into the description and short description fields for a product, line-breaks and tags are completely removed from the markup. Other than installing Advanced TinyMCE, is there any ...
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Remove empty p-Tags in Shortcode content before non p-Tags

We build a media (based on bootstrap 4 media object) shortcode with the following syntax: [media img="https://via.placeholder.com/64x64.png"]<h5>List-based media object</h5>Cras sit amet ...
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Images that copy code to clipboard when you click on them

I run a website about a programming language which is very well-integrated with a front-end which adds a lot of styling to the code that cannot be replicated in the browser. For that reason, I publish ...
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How do I disable wpautop for a specific block?

I've registered a custom editor block with Advanced Custom Fields (ACF), and am using render_template with a PHP template partial to display the block contents. Inside the template is some HTML (...
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Understanding automatic text formatting in the Wordpress editor

Why does the text editor remove paragraphs and line breaks? Surely maintaining basic formatting such as paragraphs or line breaks is a basic requirement in all CMS systems. It's hard to believe that ...
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Wordpress blockquote removes `<br>` tag

So I have a quote in my page template and I would like to give the user the opportunity to add line breaks whenever they desire to do so. I wanted the blockquote to have an extra <p> tag inside ...
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Using <p> tag instead of <br>

I am using the Wordpress editor. When I write an article, Wordpress automatically adds the "br" code if I go through the bottom line. I want to use "p" tag instead of "br" tag. So when I press enter, ...
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Remove wpautop from specific shortcodes only

I need to disable wpautop for some shortcodes. I've read the following on how to disable it: http://www.mstoicthemes.com/disable-wpautop-shortcodes/ https://customcreative.co.uk/resolving-wpautop-and-...
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wpautop filter off for pages but on for posts

I have the wpautop on remove filter for my pages but would like to turn it on just for posts and was wondering how to go about that. I'm newish to wordpress and can't figure out how to get this to ...
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remove_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop' ); is not working for me

I use Tinymce Advanced plugin. I would like to remove p tag by adding this code remove_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop' ); to my functions.php. However, it does't work. When I press ENTER, it still ...
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Keep br tags from stripping

Is there some filter to disable this, sometimes awful feature? I need content of some custom post type to be displayed intact, with all of <br>s. To get the content I'm using get_the_content()...
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Format content value from DB outside of WordPress filters

We're using WordPress to maintain data for a site that gets feed into a JSON file. I've noticed that the post content we add to our file is not getting formatted appropriately. So when we feed it to ...
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Prevent Black Studio TinyMCE from adding <p> tags when switching from Visual to HTML mode

I'm having a really annoying problem with Black Studio TinyMCE Widget in Wordpress, wherein the plugin always adds paragraph p tags around any text, image, link, object when switching from Visual ...
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Extra paragraph tags in an enclosing shortcode

I have a shortcode to create columns, such that the page in the editor (text view) looks like this; [two-column]<ul> <li>Annual statutory accounts preparation</li> <li>...
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Can I prevent wordpress adding <p> and <br> tags to autoembeds

Cant give a reduced code example right not because my Advanced Responsive Video Embedder plugin is somewhat complicated. But the exact same code is used to generate the embeds, its just through ...
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How do I remove p tag *insertions*? Disabling `wpautop` removes manual tags

I am trying to post static pages with HTML content. So I need to disable wpautop, but when I do this my content is stripped of all <p> tags it has. I remove the wpautop filter from my header....
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Why does WP not like my <a> container?

Lately I've been working on some shortcodes where all the elements the shortcode produces are wrapped inside an tag. Unfortunately this is not rendered like wanted, because of the filter wpautop on ...
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Selectively remove empty line after line change

In WP post editor, how can I change lines without adding an empty line? I try to post this One line Second line third line But it always shows like this One line Second line Third line PS: I ...
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New method to disable wpautop after WP 4.3?

After WordPress 4.3, the old method of disabling wpautop no longer works. Has anyone discovered a new method for removing this function? remove_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop', 99 ); remove_filter( '...
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Is it a good practice to disable wpautop for premium themes?

I am Developing a WordPress Theme which have some shortcodes to display content. The problem I am having is, extra p elements are being added within shortcodes. I can disable wpautop with filter, ...
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Is shortcode_unautop() broken?

shortcode_unautop() in /wp-includes/formatting.php is supposed to find shortcodes in a block of text and remove wrapping paragraph tags from them. I've been having issues with paragraph tags making ...
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<p> tag breaks shortcode output (other solutions don't work)

I just encountered weird problem. My shortcode output which is something like '<span class="link_container"><a href="#">'.$content.'</a></span> <div class="upgrade_box"&...
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ACF Shortcode bringing in my shortcode is adding unnecessary line breaks

At the VERY core, my question is - how to remove linebreaks on a single ACF field that is inserted with the ACF shortcode. I have a lot of "shortcodes within shortcodes" here so I will walk this ...
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Inline style appears in the editor but breaks on live site

So there is a page with: <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> <?php $desc= str_ireplace('"', '', trim(get_the_content())); ?> <?php ...
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Wordpress editor strips out anchor tags when they appear on their own line

In the text below, when I toggle the WYSIWYG view from Visual to Text, the anchors are left intact. However, when I switch back to Visual, the anchors are replaced with &nbsp; elements. This is ...
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TinyMCE strips breaks inside editor

the posts are shown correctly in the frontend. But when i go to edit, the content inside tinyMCE is without breaks ?! So i have to copy my content from frontend and paste it to the editor every time i ...
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Remove p tags in wordpress posts

WORDPRESS VERSION: 3.8.1 PHP version: 5.3 I have a trouble with wordpress posts. How can I remove the auto P tags added? This is my final html code: <div class="one_half_style_4_last"> <p&...
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Wordpress remove filter wpautop not working

i have a trouble. I tried to use too many plugins and funciont and also remove_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop' ); but it is not working. I've added a shortcode into a text widget but wordpress add ...
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basic shortcode - Why 1st paragraph not wrapped in p tag, but 2nd is

I'm working on a basic plugin that adds shortcodes for columns, buttons, panels, ect. Nothing new here. I haven't altered wpautop in anyway; I've tried removing it and delaying it - no change. What ...
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How to remove p tags around img and iframe tags in the acf wysiwyg field

I am querying an advanced custom fields wysiwyg field. Problem is in the output wordpress wraps occasional imgs and iframes with p tags no matter what i try. Deactivate the wpautop works remove_filter ...
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remove and then add wpautop

I'll start by saying yes, I searched, and yes, I found an answer to this question. It's basically the solution I came up with but I want to make sure this isn't a bad solution. Here's the real ...
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get wpautop to not wrap tags but only text

Is it possible for wpautop to only wrap plain text, so that e.g. here: text <a href="">link</a> only the "text" gets wrapped. Why would you want to wrap tags anyway? Maybe anyone has a ...
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Switch between Visual and HTML tab freely

So this question has been raised many times under different flags, however I'd like to present a unified thread for an ultimate solution to this issue. In WordPress, by default, when switching back ...
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Make WP not format code, not insert line breaks in between tags

Gahhhh! Are you kidding? Ok, I guess wp wants my source code all nice and formatted... <a href="/asdf">i'm a link</a><ul><li>list item</li></ul> becomes <p&...
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How do I format my custom html so wpautop won't try to reformat it?

I've got a desktop app that generates html for my customers to paste into their WP pages/posts. Nothing fancy just some image tags, hyperlinks and simple inline css. How do I preformat that code so ...
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Wordpress stripping out BR tags, need assistance

Im having a problem where WP for some odd reason is stripping out my BR tags. Ive looked online and have read a few solutions that people offered including the installation of TinyMCE advanced plugin ...
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Removing unneccessary p-tags (Not every p)

I removed wpautop from my theme: function disable_linebreaks($content) { remove_filter ('the_content','wpautop'); return $content; } add_filter('the_content','disable_linebreaks',1); ...
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Custom Field add markup to line breaks

I am looking for a solution to add markup to a custom field with multiple lines. Much like wpautop, but with customization. I'm not quite sure to approach this with a custom function or something ...
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If is_single in functions.php

I want the remove wpautop filter working only on posts from my blog. Because at some pages i need the autop, and at some pages i need it to not be there. I use the following rule and it is in my ...
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Disable wpautop, keep line breaks

How can I disable automatic paragraph tags, but retain line breaks? I have used this to remove wpautop: remove_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop' ); remove_filter( 'the_excerpt', 'wpautop' ); But ...
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wpautop on section

I removed automatic formatting in my WP site by adding this to functions.php: remove_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop' ); remove_filter( 'the_excerpt', 'wpautop' ); Now I need to add it back into one ...
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Strip <p> from <blockquote> or something better?

Looking for some help on something that has me really contemplating not using blockquotes for the moment! I have this code: <?php $show_after_p = 1; $content = apply_filters( 'the_content', ...
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Replacing &#038; in JS code on pages

I am needing to remove the &#038; that seems to be replacing my & on my page code. My original code looked like this: $.get("../form/master.php?called=CAP&captcha="+$("#captcha_txt").val(...
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Wpautop stops working after get_the_excerpt

function pre_process_shortcode($content){ global $shortcode_tags, $shortcodes; // Backup current registered shortcodes and clear them all out $orig_shortcode_tags =...
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Numbering sections and block-level elements in wpautop(); Wordpress as CMS for long-form writing;

I am starting to learn how to write plugins for Wordpress. I'm interested in using WP as a CMS for long essays (6000-9000 words or more). My problem is what I call the Kindle problem, which is how do ...
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Wrap Shortcodes and wpautop

WP has me pulling my hair out at the moment (past few days trying to solve). Trying to do some simple shortcodes which wrap around various points of an article. However wpautop() I believe is ...
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What is wrong with this code I have to make a blockquote shortcode

I have a shortcode for a blockquote [blockquote]this is the quote[/blockquote] ... this is the code. function shortcode_shortcodetest( $atts, $content = null ) { $return = '<div class="...
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Remove some tags from shortcodes output? Trying to fix autop

remove_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop' ); add_filter( 'the_content', 'wpautop' , 99 ); add_filter( 'the_content', 'shortcode_unautop', 100 ); Work for almost all my shortcodes excluding one that ...
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Cannot stop wpautop from messing up my plug-in output

I have a plug-in that embeds some javascript. I've tried using remove_filter() to stop wpautop in every way recommend and still can't get wordpress to stop wrapping my <script></script> ...
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Disable formatting on textarea

I'm using the following code in my plugin to display a <textarea> field on a page: echo '<textarea required="required" name="Message" class="textarea" cols="70" rows="10">'.esc_textarea($...