How To Remove Microsoft Word Formatting From a WordPress Post

Robin ScottWordPress Tutorials3 Comments

Formatting Added by Microsoft Word in WordPress

It is not a good idea to copy directly from Word Processing software, such as Microsoft Word, into WordPress’s visual editor directly, as word processors add lots of styling information which gets copied across, and you may well find that your website’s styles and fonts are not respected in your document!

When you do copy directly from a software like Microsoft Word, you will find, if you view in “HTML View” that you see lots of formatting like this: