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Better WordPress Syntax Highlighter

This plugin allows you to highlight code syntax in your posts. There are plenty of options to choose.

This plugin allows you to highlight code syntax in your posts. It is simple, lightweight, and very easy to use with plenty of options to choose. This plugin works with both editors and won't mangle your code format. This plugin utilizes the popular PHP syntax highlighting library - GeSHi.

Some Features

  • Load the plugin only when you need it
  • Option to load media files (CSS, JS, etc.) only when needed
  • Built-in hooks for easier customization
  • A lot of options to choose (I bet you don't need them all!)
  • Preview any snipplet of code to match your preference
  • Possibility to add more languages
  • Parse code within <pre> tag, <code> tag or using shortcode
  • Parse code within comments
  • Editor button to add code
  • Two output methods, Table or Ordered list
  • Style code globally or language-based
  • WordPress Multi-site compatible (not tested with WPMU)
  • And more...

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Requires: 2.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.7.16
Last Updated: 3 years ago
Active Installs: 500+


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