This thread is resolved. Here is a description of the problem and solution.

Problem: WPML is stripping heading tags in WooCommerce product description added by Yoast Solution: All html tags in this field were removed on saving a translation of a WooCommerce product.

In itself the category description has no WYSIWIG editor, so only plain text can be entered.

Removing filters on this field has now resolved this issue.

The following thread gives some more pointers to this issue:

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March 25, 2019 at 12:44 pm #3453539


Hi Bruno!

I have reached out to Antoine and he has solved this actually for me! So we can finally close this ticket.

I accidentally put this in the other running ticket, #3450471.

Kind regards, Janneke

March 25, 2019 at 1:14 pm #3453821

Bruno Kos

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Feel free to mark this ticket as resolved then! 🙂

Bruno Kos

March 25, 2019 at 1:19 pm #3453887


My issue is resolved now. Thank you!