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Simple WYMeditor


WYMeditor is a web-based WYSIWYM (What You See Is What You Mean) XHTML editor.

You can find more informations in official WYMeditor website.

Arbitrary section

  • Version
    • Add compatibility with WordPress 2.6.x !
    • Sync autosave.js with latest trunk 2.6.
    • Improve WP version detection
    • Clean source
  • Version 0.4.6
    • Sync autosave.js with latest trunk 2.5.
    • Improve WP version detection
  • Version 0.4.5
    • Add compatibility with WordPress 2.5 ! (Many thanks to Marcus |
  • Version 0.4.3
    • WordPress Media Management reactived work with WYMeditor ! (Many thanks to Marcus |
  • Version 0.4.2
    • Autosave now work !
    • WordPress Media Management reactived.
  • Version 0.4.1
    • Small modifications for
  • Version 0.4
    • Initial version


  • Preview of post editor on WordPress 2.5 or 2.6
  • Preview of post editor on WordPress 2.3, 2.2, 2.1


The Simple WYMeditor can be installed in 2 easy steps:

  1. Unzip “Simple WYMeditor” archive and put all files into your “plugins” folder (/wp-content/plugins/) or to create a sub directory into the plugins folder (recommanded), like /wp-content/plugins/simple-symeditor/
  2. Activate the plugin


Known Limitation

  • Not compatible with buttons added by another plugins

Contributors & Developers

“Simple WYMeditor” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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