WordPress: Prevent auto tags in page content

If you make use of some basic mark-up in your WordPress page content, you may have encountered an issue where <br /> tags are appearing where they shouldn’t and are affecting your theme layout.

To prevent this happening but leave the auto conversion of double line-breaks into paragraph tags, I had a dig into the wpautop function that runs before the content is outputted to the screen. Continue reading “WordPress: Prevent auto tags in page content”