This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Syntax Highlighter for WordPress


This plugin easily integrates the SyntaxHighlighter by Alex Gorbatchev into WordPress.
Supports AS3, Bash, C, C++, C#, ColdFusion, CSS, Delphi, diff, Erlang, Groovy, Java, JavaScript, JavaFX, Perl, PHP, Plain Text, Python, PowerShell, Ruby, Scala, SQL, VB, VB.NET, XML, and (X)HTML.
Feature summary

  • 100% client side, no server dependency
  • Multiple languages support
  • Wide browser support
  • Very lightweight


  • Japanese (ja) – OKAMOTO Wataru (plugin author)
  • Dutch (nl_NL) – Rene
  • German (de_DE) – Rian Klijn
  • Simplified Chinese (zh-CN) – heartnn
  • Turkish (tr_TR) – Hakan Demiray
  • Iran (fa_IR) – mostafa soufi

If you have translated into your language, please let me know.


3.0.83 – October 20, 2010

2.1.364 – February 18, 2010
Initial release.

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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