Standardizing and shortening the WP secu…
Standardizing and shortening the WP security escaping functions.
attribute_escape() is now
Additionally, you can do attribute escaping and translation in one go. Just add the translation function to the end. Like so:
esc_attr__()— translate and return, attribute-escaped.
esc_attr_e()— translate and echo, attribute-escaped.
Will be following up with
esc_url(), maybe some more. Will be nice, short, predictable, and allow you do translate/escape in one go without a lot of nested parenthesis.