Help With the HTML Filter
Why an HTML Filter?
As some of you may know, there are a few bad users who take advantage of Neopets' open community by posting corrupt or harmful code in an effort to steal or ruin your account.
They are able to do this in two ways:
Both of these problems have one thing in common: we can never anticipate all the corrupt code or new coding languages that might be used in harmful ways. Bad users are able to post corrupt code on the site before we can block it.
The solution we have come up with is to only allow clean code! Only words inside of HTML and Stylesheets (CSS) that we know are safe and that meet proper coding standards can pass the new filters.
It may sound a little overwhelming, but never fear, we have come up with some helpful tips to guide you along!