Using the Visual or WYSIWYG editors in your web application is necessary to easily edit, style and create the content for your web application. Every best PHP platform uses a visual or WYSIWYG for letting us edit the things easily. We have already discussed about Joomla WYSIWYG Extensions or Addons. Here we are going to share some top WordPress visual editor or WYSIWYG plugins.
Trend: Visual Sidebar Editor for WordPress
Visual Sidebar Editor bring the power of Visual Composer: Page Builder for WordPress or The TinyMCE Editor into the life of your website sidebars, and let you manage their content the same way you do for posts and pages.
The Most Popular: Visual Composer: Page Builder for WordPress
Visual Composer for WordPress is drag and drop frontend and backend page builder plugin that will save you tons of time working on the site content. You will be able to take full control over your WordPress site, build any layout you can imagine – no programming knowledge required. Moreover, now you can choose either work on a backend or move your page building process to frontend and instantly see changes you make.
1. Frontend Text Customizer – WordPress Visual Editor
With the Frontend Text Customizer Toolbar, you can customize any text on your WordPress website including menu-, template or any plugin elements. The toolbar provide the most important functions to add your custom style.
2. Essential Grid WordPress Plugin
Essential Grid is a premium plugin for WordPress that allows you to display various content formats in a highly customizable grid. Possible applications range from portfolios, blogs, galleries, WooCommerce shops, price tables, services, product sliders, testimonials and anything else you can imagine.
3. MotoPress Content Editor – Visual Builder for WordPress
MotoPress Content Editor is a visual drag and drop builder for WordPress. The main word to characterize the plugin is – simplicity! It helps you to create layouts you want without using a single line of code.
4. TinyMCE Span
We often don’t see any option for <span> element inside visual editors. This plugin is an extension of tinyMCE plugin, which adds a button [SPA] to the editor for adding span element. It will also work fine in WordPress multisite environment.
5. Sane Visual Editor
Sane Visual Editor prevents authors to not insert disruptive style and locks down the visual editor for TinyMCE with a sane set of button.
6. Extra Visual Editor Buttons Tinymce Buttons
Extra Visual Editor Buttons Tinymce Buttons plugin for WordPress adds extra buttons such as h4, font size, font family to the default TinyMCE editor.
7. Client-proof Visual Editor
Client-proof Visual Editor prevents your clients to screw up your hard work by using some features of TinyMCE editor that they don’t know about. The plugin removes nasty formatting when you paste content directly inside editor.
8. Visual Code Editor
Visual Code Editor helps you to preserve the code format when using the visual editor. The plugin unescape WordPress’ double escaping of &. It allows extra attributes for compatibility in some syntax highlighter like <pre lang=”php” line=’5′>. It can also add <code> and <pre> elements to block format menu.
9. Custom TinyMCE
Custom TinyMCE gives you an option page to re-arrange and select/deselect buttons for TinyMCE with drag & drop feature.
10. Drag And Drop HTML Visual Editor With CKEditor And Web Page Builder! WYSIWYG.
This plugin is made in 3D page building layout with depth, height and width. It is equipped CKEditor, HTML Editor and 600 + Google fonts. This is a must have WordPress WYSIWYG plugin with many advance options.
11. Black Studio TinyMCE Widget
Black Studio TinyMCE Widget is a WordPress widget editor plugin. The plugin is an alternate to WordPress‘ default text widget. Difference is that, the plugin has editor in it.
12. TinyMCE Preformatted
13. WP Heading Buttons
WP Heading Buttons add heading option from h1 to h6 inside your default WordPress‘ editor.
14. oEmbed Gist
oEmbed Gist allows you to simply paste URL of your GIST and embed your source from into WordPress easily.
15. Visual Editor Font Size
Visual Editor Font Size gives you an option to change the font size. You will be able to decrease or increase the font size after activating the plugin.
16. Disable Visual Editor WYSIWYG
Now you can disable editor for selected WordPress posts/pages/custom post types with Disable Visual Editor WYSIWYG WordPress plugin.
17. Front-end Editor
Front-end Editor allows you to modify your site’s content directly from the front-end. You won’t have to load the admin section. Only registered users to the WordPress will be able to format the content with editor.
18. jonradio Display Kitchen Sink
jonradio Display Kitchen Sink add “The Kitchen Sink” icons to the post or page edition visual tab. When you will select the first row of icons, second row of icons will automatically disappear.
19. Ultimate TinyMCE
Ultimate TinyMCE is for visual lover person. You will find a lot of options to use for your WordPress editor. This is a complete TinyMCE content editor plugin.