[theme-reviewers] theme option validation

Justin Tadlock justin at justintadlock.com
Sat Apr 28 00:11:18 UTC 2012

I'd be lenient as long as it's secure and works.  Then, just provide a 
note about what it should be changed to in the next update.

On 4/27/2012 12:16 PM, Kirk Wight 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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