[theme-reviewers] theme option validation

Emil Uzelac emil at themeid.com
Fri Apr 27 17:55:10 UTC 2012

Yes sir it needs to be e.g.

$input['my_twitter_url'] = esc_url_raw($input['my_twitter_url']);


On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 12:16 PM, Kirk Wight <kwight at kwight.ca> wrote:

> Hi all,
> How lenient are others towards validation with theme options? I'm doing a
> review in which options are sanitized on input using
> wp_filter_nohtml_kses(), but not validated for their purpose - they're
> supposed to be social media URLs, but whatever the user enters is simply
> echoed out, whether it's a valid URL or not. Should it be sanitized on
> output with esc_url() also?..
> Thanks, I'm a little out of my league with options stuff.
> Thanks,
> Kirk
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