[wp-hackers] adding HTML to readme.txt

Ryan McCue lists at rotorised.com
Fri May 11 08:01:13 UTC 2012

Phillip Lord wrote:
> I am guessing that readme.txt is not actually parsed my markdown but
> something related. Is it possible to include raw HTML in? Can anyone
> point me to an example?

It is parsed by Markdown, but it's also passed through kses, which is 
most likely where the problem is arising.

I'm sure one of the WordPress.org guys can chime in about exactly what 
kses replaces, but it's roughly the same as wp_kses()

Ryan McCue

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