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Just Writing

Adds buttons and features to the Distraction Free Writing Mode for all kinds of extra functions.

Note: Just Writing now has beta support WordPress 4.1, please see further down this page for more details.

Distraction Free Writing Mode (DFWM) is a great way to focus on writing text, but have you ever found yourself wanting to do a bit more with it? How about spell check, or change the paragraph style without dropping back to the standard post edit mode? Now you can get all the functionality of the standard mode tools in DFWM!

But maybe you think there are too many buttons in DFWM, no problem you can get rid of pretty much all of them!

Just Writing takes DFWM from a great way to write to a great way of writing posts!

New Commands

This plugin adds the following optional commands to the toolbar in DFWM:

* Address                   * Insert More Tag
* Align Full                * Insert Custom Character
* Align Left                * Outdent
* Align Right               * Paragraph
* Background Color          * Paste
* Block Quotes              * Paste as Text
* Copy                      * Paste from Word
* Cut                       * Preformatted
* Font                      * Preview
* Font Color                * Redo
* Font Size                 * Remove Formatting
* H1                        * Spellcheck
* H2                        * Strikethrough
* H3                        * Subscript
* H4                        * Superscript   
* H5                        * Underline
* H6                        * Undo
* Indent                

More Features

* Option to remove the fade effect and keep the toolbar visible
* Option to hide or lighten the border on the title/body areas
* Option to hide the word count
* Option to hide the editor mode bar
* Option to center the toolbar on screen
* Adds an optional Preview button to the right of the Save button
* Moves the exit link to the right of the new Preview 
  button as a real button
* Re-orders the button list to make more sense
* Per-user preferences for enabling Just Writing
* Per-user preferences for which buttons to display
* Option to start in DFWM for new posts
* Option to start in DFWM when editing posts
* Option to add a DFWM link to the pages/posts list to go directly to DFWM
* Adds spell check field to the post title so your browser will spell check it for you
* Browser full screen mode now support

WordPress 4.1 Beta Support

DFWM in WP4.1 is a completely different than previous versions and Just Writing takes a completely different approach to it. Instead of adding buttons and features to WordPress's built in DFWM, Just Writing adds a new "Writing" mode to WordPress.

"Writing" mode closely matches the old DFWM from previous version of WordPress but has all the features of Just Writing.

New in this release:

* Support for full meta data editing inside of Writing mode.
* The text mode editor is back and functional!

However being beta there are a few things to be aware of:

* Switching between the edit page and writing mode, unlike the old DFWM, requires a full page load.
* There are a few hard coded pieces around, so there may be some weird effects with non-english languages.
* The meta edit button cannot be disabled at this time.
* Closing and re-arranging postboxes in the meta area are not saved between sessions.

License

This code is released under the GPL v2, see license.txt for details.

Requires: 3.5.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.1.1
Last Updated: 2015-1-28
Active Installs: 800+

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