Posting source code in WordPress: escaping and syntax highlighting the inserted code

Date November 4, 2007

I have already mentioned that I had difficulty in finding a suitable solution to post source code in my blog. However good the workaround presented in my previous post is functioning, I was not satisfied with it. I noticed two annoying things. The first was that I had to escape HTML special chars “manually” in [...]

Escaping problem with WP-Syntax WordPress plugin

Date October 30, 2007

When I started this blog I had spent some time finding a syntax highlighter plug-in for the code snippets presented in the posts. I went to and I tried out some of the plug-ins, but I had some problems with all of them. After a few hours I found the WP-Syntax plug-in. I had [...]