[wp-hackers] Image caption shortcode format change

Otto otto at ottodestruct.com
Mon Dec 16 22:24:15 UTC 2013

On Mon, Dec 16, 2013 at 4:09 PM, Jeff Tchang <jeff.tchang at gmail.com> wrote:

> Was there a reason to remove the caption attribute?

People wanted to put HTML into their captions. Number one request for
captions, by far.

And <a href="whatever">Linked caption</a> becomes extremely difficult to do
when you have them in an attribute and thus have to fiddle with quotes in
the caption breaking the quotes around the attribute.


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