wp_filter_post_kses()WP 2.0.0

Sanitize content for allowed HTML tags for post content.

Post content refers to the page contents of the 'post' type and not $_POST data from forms.

This function expects slashed data.

Uses: wp_kses()

No Hooks.


String. Filtered post content with allowed HTML tags and attributes intact.


wp_filter_post_kses( $data );
$data(string) (required)
Post content to filter, expected to be escaped with slashes.


Since 2.0.0 Introduced.

Code of wp_filter_post_kses() WP 5.9.3

function wp_filter_post_kses( $data ) {
	return addslashes( wp_kses( stripslashes( $data ), 'post' ) );