PHP | strip_tags() Function

PHP strip_tags() Function


Hello folks! welcome back to a new edition of our tutorial on PHP. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be studying about the PHP strip_tags() Function.

The built-in strip_tags() function strips a string from HTML, and PHP tags.

This function returns a string with all NULL bytes, HTML and PHP tags stripped from a given string. It uses the same tag stripping state machine as the fgetss() function

Note: This function is binary-safe.

syntax

Following below is the syntax to use this function -

string strip_tags ( string $str [, string $allowable_tags ] )


Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameters & Description
1

string

It specifies string to check

2

allow

It specifies allowable tags


Return Value

This function returns the stripped string.

Example

Try out the example below -

<?php
   echo strip_tags("Web Design <b><i>Tutorialz</i></b>","<b>");
?>

Output

When the above code is executed, it will produce the following result -

Web Design Tutorialz


Alright guys! This is where we are going to be rounding up for this tutorial post. In our next tutorial, we will be studying about the PHP stripcslashes() Function.

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