oik version 1.8 introduces two new smart shortcodes for displaying <blockquotes> and <cite> tags
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wpautop() is like Marmite - you either love it or hate itHerb Miller
wpautop() is like Marmite – you either love it or hate it
When using the HTML tags WordPress can add some unwanted paragraph tags. This is demonstrated on this page by all paragraphs having a dotted black border and a grey background colour.
As you can see, the post source does not contain any paragraph tags…
except this one
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