Adding HTML tags to WordPress post titles - SUPER WP HEROES

Adding HTML tags to WordPress post titles

Proposal presented by: SUPER WP HEROES

So, here is a little snippet of code that would allow you to add any HTML tag to your WordPress post titles as you see fit.

Useful for when you need to have a bolded word or line break at a specific place in the text.

Step 1: create your shortcode. Here are a few handy ones we use on

 * Function to allow for HTML in widget titles
 * using a shortcode you can design yourself
 * usage:
* something * something * something * [anchor url=""]something[/anchor] * * Most of the widgets use a filter on widget title widget_title, but some custom widget might not apply or use this hook. * On those widgets, this method will not work. * * source: */ // Original snippet add_filter('widget_title', 'do_shortcode'); add_filter('the_title', 'do_shortcode'); add_shortcode('br', 'so_shortcode_br'); function so_shortcode_br( $attr ){ return ' '; } add_shortcode('span', 'so_shortcode_span'); function so_shortcode_span( $atts, $content ){ $span = shortcode_atts( array( 'color' => '', ), $atts ); return ''. $content . ''; } add_shortcode('strong', 'so_shortcode_strong'); function so_shortcode_strong( $atts, $content ){ $a = shortcode_atts( array( 'class' => 'someclass', ), $atts ); return ''. $content . ''; } add_shortcode('b', 'so_shortcode_b'); function so_shortcode_b( $atts, $content ){ $b = shortcode_atts( array( 'color' => '', ), $atts ); return ''. $content . ''; }

Step 2: filter the HTML tag back out so that it doesn’t show up in your url’s ortags or any other place for that matter

//wp_title clean-up
function render_wp_title($title){
	echo preg_replace("~(?:[/?)[^/]]+/?]~s", ' ', $title);
add_filter( 'wp_title', 'render_wp_title', 98 );

Step 3: Add your titles … something like, “Uuuu, look at me, I’m a [ b ] cool [ /b ] title”

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