WebSpellChecker

Description

WebSpellChecker plugin for WordPress allows you to see and correct your spelling mistakes while you are typing. No need for manual checking of your texts for spelling mistakes: the multi-language spell checking mechanism integrated into your website will do it for you.

The free version of WebSpellChecker plugin is available with a banner ad and it is limited to 50K spell checking requests per year. With the Pro version you can check spelling with more languages across a list of your websites with extended usage limitations and additional features.

WebSpellChecker plugin uses cloud spelling checking services provided by WebSpellChecker LLC company. In order to migrate to the Pro version of WebSpellChecker plugin, you need to subscribe to the Cloud Services on the WebSpellChecker.net website.

Screenshots

  • Plugin Settings Page.
  • Spelling Check in Action.

Installation

From your WordPress dashboard

  1. Visit ‘Plugins > Add New’.
  2. Search for ‘WebSpellChecker’.
  3. Activate WebSpellChecker from your Plugins page.

From WordPress.org

  1. Download WebSpellChecker plugin.
  2. Upload the ‘webspellchecker’ directory to your ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory, using your favorite method (ftp, sftp, scp, etc…)
  3. Activate WebSpellChecker from your Plugins page.

FAQ

Installation Instructions

From your WordPress dashboard

  1. Visit ‘Plugins > Add New’.
  2. Search for ‘WebSpellChecker’.
  3. Activate WebSpellChecker from your Plugins page.

From WordPress.org

  1. Download WebSpellChecker plugin.
  2. Upload the ‘webspellchecker’ directory to your ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory, using your favorite method (ftp, sftp, scp, etc…)
  3. Activate WebSpellChecker from your Plugins page.
What is Customer ID?

Customer ID is a special activation key that is required for migration to the Pro version of WebSpellChecker plugin. This key can be obtained with a subscription for the Cloud Services on webspellchecker.net website. Customer ID of Pro version can be used on multiple websites (up to 5).

Can WebSpellChecker plugin check the entire website?

By default WebSpellChecker plugin can be enabled on Visual Editor, title and excerpt fields, Yoast SEO and ACF text fields.

How can I get rid of banner ad?

In order to get rid of the banner ad and lift the usage limitations, you need to upgrade to the Pro version. Thus, you need to subscribe to the paid Cloud Services on webspellchecker.net website. On the subscription, you will receive a special activation key that needs to be entered in “Customer ID” field of the WebSpellChecker plugin settings.

What is the difference between Free and Pro versions?

The free version of WebSpellChecker plugin is available with a banner ad and limited to 50K requests per year from one domain (website). With the Pro version you can check spelling with more languages across a list of your websites with extended usage limitations and additional features.

The Pro version, unlike the free version of WebSpellChecker plugin, includes the following benefits:

*No banner ads
*Extended usage limitations – up to 200K requests per year
*Can be utilized within 5 domains (websites)
*16 default languages for spell checking
*Custom dictionary for your specific terms
*Automatic upgrades and support during the year
*Usage statistics monitoring and subscription management

What other languages are available for WebSpellChecker plugin?

By default the free version of our plugin is provided with 6 languages:

*American English
*British English
*French
*German
*Italian
*Spanish

The Pro version has an extended list of the default languages and supports the following 16 languages:

*American English
*British English
*Brazilian Portuguese
*Canadian English
*Canadian French
*Danish
*Dutch
*English
*Finnish
*French
*German
*Greek
*Italian
*Norwegian Bokmal
*Portuguese
*Spanish
*Swedish

Also, with the Pro version, the default list of languages can be extended with more than 140 additional languages.

How can I create a personal dictionary?

WebSpellChecker plugin has a special functionality called User Dictionary. It allows creating personal dictionaries with custom words (complex words, acronyms, proper names etc.) and using them across you website. All words added to a personal dictionary will not be considered misspellings. In order to create a new personal dictionary go to Options –> User Dictionary –> Enter a personal dictionary name –> Click Create.

Can I check Grammar with this plugin as well?

At the moment WebSpellChecker plugin is aimed at spelling check only.

What is Custom Dictionary and how I can use it?

The Custom Dictionary functionality is available in the Pro version only and is aimed at extending a list of words in the default dictionaries with your custom words and terms. It helps to improve the quality of spelling check services. Using a personal account on the webspellchecker.ner website. You may create a custom wordlist which includes specific terms, abbreviations, etc. These words won’t be considered as misspellings.

Is support provided with this plugin?

Support service is provided by WebSpellChecker LLC technical team and is available for Pro users. Contact us at support@webspellchecker.net.

Reviews

Puts banner ads on your site?

Uninstalled since it puts a banner ad on your main website with no way to disable it.

Pick through the code on the Javascript they put on your site and you’ll see it: http://svc.webspellchecker.net/spellcheck31/lf/scayt3/scayt/scayt.js

Isn’t this against the terms on WordPress.org?

Read all 1 review

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Translate “WebSpellChecker” into your language.

Interested in development?

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Changelog

1.1

New version of the WebSpellChecker plugin introduces the following updates:

  • Support of the Yoast SEO and ACF text fields
  • Spell Checking in the “Title” field
  • Fixes for minor issues

1.0

Initial Release of the WebSpellChecker plugin. The multi-language spell checking functionality is available for Visual Editor and excerpt all fields.