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  • How to Allow more HTML tags in the editor


    By default the wordpress editor does not allow some tags and will strip them out. Adding this snippet to the functions.php of your wordpress theme will enable you to use HTML tags like iframe, name, class etc…

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    wordpress snippet : PHP

    function fb_change_mce_options($initArray) {
    	$ext = 'pre[id|name|class|style],iframe[align|longdesc| name|width|height|frameborder|scrolling|marginheight| marginwidth|src]';
    	if ( isset( $initArray['extended_valid_elements'] ) ) {
    		$initArray['extended_valid_elements'] .= ',' . $ext;
    	} else {
    		$initArray['extended_valid_elements'] = $ext;
    	return $initArray;
    add_filter('tiny_mce_before_init', 'fb_change_mce_options');

    ( WordPress codex functions, hooks, in this snippet. )

    tiny_mce_before_init, init, add_filter, _e,
  • begs

    Thanks for this one.
    Anyway: I wanted to ask if there is a way to limit the allowed tags in the content, because i have “author” users, who should not e.g. add inline styles or use table, pre or h[1-x] tags…