10 Jquery WYSIWYG Text Editor Plugins

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Rich text editors are used to allow users to post documents and rich texts. The best editor is that which gives best users experience. But there are many jQuery and non jQuery rich text editors are available which you can into your website. With these plugins, users will be able to edit text just like they do in MS Word. Here is the collection of 10 nice Jquery WYSIWYG  text editor plugins

10 Jquery WYSIWYG Text Editor Plugins

1. Mercury

Mercury is a nice jQuery Rich text editor which supports many nice feature. It supports drag and drop for image editing and comes with most of the text editing tools. Users can also edit HTML code of the text. It provides best user experience. You can think it as MS Word.

Mercury jQuery Wysiwyg text editor plugin



2. CLEditor

It is also a nice WYSIWYG HTML editor that can be easily added into any web site. You can also see and edit HTML code. It requires jQUery framework and works on all the latest web browsers.

CLEditor jQuery wysiwyg plugin


3. MarkitUp

Markit up is a nice jQuery rich text Editor. It is not an HTML editor so it comes with basic text formating features. It is also supported by all modern browsers and comes for free.

Markit up jQuery editor plugin


4. MooEditable

MooEditable is a MooTools plugin that use Textarea on a web page to convert it as WYSIWYG editor. As i already wrote it is a MooTools plugin, it requires MooTools framework. It also has an option to toogle HTML and code view. This plugin supports all modern browsers.

MooEditable jQuery wysiwyg plugin



This nice pugin allows developers to add a rich HTML text editor on the website. It is simple and browser friendly. It comes in small size files and easy to integrate.

jWYSIWYG jquery wysiwyg


6. Lightweight RTE

It is one of the simplest rich text editor which comes with simple features. It is compatible with all major browsers and comes for free.

Lightweight RTE jquery wysiwyg


7. WYMeditor

WYMeditor is a web-based WYSIWYM (What You See Is What You Mean) XHTML editor (not WYSIWYG).  It does not allow fonts but comes other basic text formatting features. It supports link, font, table and requires jQuery.



8. D Small Rich Text Editor

It is a cross browser compatible rich text editor which also allows image upload and dynamic text area resizing.

D Small Rich Text Editor


9. TinyMCE

TinyMCE is a platform independent web based Javascript HTML WYSIWYG editor control that allows users to edit in HTML code and preview mode. It is easy to integrate and customize. There are many configuration options are available.

TinyMCE editor


10. Xinha



Xinha (pronounced like Xena, the Warrior Princess) is a powerful WYSIWYG HTML editor component that works in all current browsers. Its configurabilty and extensibility make it easy to build just the right editor for multiple purposes, from a restricted mini-editor for one database field to a full-fledged website editor. 

Deepanker Verma is the founder of Techlomedia. He is a tech blogger, developer and gadget freak.

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