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serialize_block_attributes ›

Since5.3.1
Deprecatedn/a
serialize_block_attributes ( $block_attributes )
Parameters:
  • (array) $block_attributes Attributes object.
    Required: Yes
Returns:
  • (string) Serialized attributes.
Defined at:
Codex:

Given an array of attributes, returns a string in the serialized attributes format prepared for post content.

The serialized result is a JSON-encoded string, with unicode escape sequence substitution for characters which might otherwise interfere with embedding the result in an HTML comment.


Source

function serialize_block_attributes( $block_attributes ) {
	$encoded_attributes = json_encode( $block_attributes );
	$encoded_attributes = preg_replace( '/--/', '\\u002d\\u002d', $encoded_attributes );
	$encoded_attributes = preg_replace( '/</', '\\u003c', $encoded_attributes );
	$encoded_attributes = preg_replace( '/>/', '\\u003e', $encoded_attributes );
	$encoded_attributes = preg_replace( '/&/', '\\u0026', $encoded_attributes );
	// Regex: /\\"/
	$encoded_attributes = preg_replace( '/\\\\"/', '\\u0022', $encoded_attributes );

	return $encoded_attributes;
}