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Thread began 3/25/2013 3:06 am by JamieEff | Last modified 3/25/2013 12:28 pm by JamieEff | 1385 views | 4 replies



Hey guys

Am trying to use pre_replace to remove the <img> and <a> tags from some content so that I can use it as a meta description.

Individually they work fine:

<meta name="description" content="<?php echo(str_replace(array("<p>","</p>"),"",substr(preg_replace("/<img[^>]+\>/i", " ",$row_BlogRS['BlogContent']),0,250))."..."); ?>">


<meta name="description" content="<?php  echo(str_replace(array("<p>","</p>"),"",substr(preg_replace("/<a href=\"(.*)\">/i",  " ",$row_BlogRS['BlogContent']),0,250))."..."); ?>">

But if I try to combine them the meta description on the resulting page is blank:

<meta name="description" content="<?php echo(str_replace(array("<p>","</p>"),"",substr(preg_replace("/<a href=\"(.*)\">/i", "/<img[^>]+\>/i", " ",$row_BlogRS['BlogContent']),0,250))."..."); ?>">

what am I doing wrong please?

Many thanks


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