How to use

This plugin provides several methods of achieving the same thing:


View source to see that the following didn’t need escaping (except for </script>, that does):

The next example uses the HTML-comment method:


Why not use the HTML <template> tag?

Because it is a PITA to get its textContent and needs to be pointlessly cloned. Feel free to implement it yourself and send a pull request though, if you are so inclined.

Can I use this inline?

Not out of the box, because I figured it’s more of a hassle to type <script type="text/plain"> than escape the 1-2 < characters you need to escape in inline code. Also inline code is not as frequently copy-pasted, which was the major source of annoyance that got me to write this plugin.