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Hypho-o automatic hyphenation


Hypho-o is a plugin (provided by plazoo) that automatically hyphenates your articles, pages and comments. Hyphenation in a simple and comfortable way which fits every layout and theme.
Change your layout and your text will follow;)

Hypho-o inserts an so called softhyphen (displayed as “­” in the source) at all possible hyphenation points of a word. The browser displays this softhyphen as a hyphen when needed.

Hyphoo Features:

  • Simple Hyphenation for articles, pages and comments
  • Hyphenation may be used separately for the main text or for text extracts
  • Supported languages: German, English, Czech, French, Dutch and Russian
  • Custom Configuration interface for changing the default settings
  • Administration Interface in: German, Englisch, Dutch and Russian
  • No JavaScript needed
  • Screenshots

    • Comparison of not hyphenated text (left) and text after hyphenation with hypho-o (right)
    • "hypo-o" integration in the admin menu
    • The "hypho-o" settings page for default hyphenation settings
    • The options dialog that will appear in the edit page of articles, pages and comments


    You can download and install “hypho-o” using the built in WordPress plugin installer. If you download “hypho-o” manually, make sure it is uploaded to “/wp-content/plugins/hyphoo/”.

    Activate “hypho-o” in the “Plugins” admin panel using the “Activate” link.

    Contributors & Developers

    “Hypho-o automatic hyphenation” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




    • initial release