When developing a web site that adds the ability to write comments or publish articles that allow html layout, the mechanism for clearing unwanted html tags, in particular
tags, is important, since malicious scripts on a quality resource definitely should not be present. It will also be good to be able to clean up the style of the text, especially if the resource implies a uniform style. The discordance of screaming fonts is not needed by anyone, and adds problems with the layout.
To implement this mechanism, I use the
Beautiful Soup 4
and finally wrote one class, which essentially does everything I need. Removes unnecessary tags, adds necessary classes to tags, saves classes in tags, if you need to leave them during stripping, this is important for classes that are added at the stage of writing a comment, for example, when inserting a YouTube video or adding program code when the user selects which programming language should be represented in the program code block.