In this article i will explain How to integrate the CKEditor with wordpress. CKEditor is a WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) editor to be used inside HTML in your webpages. It is platform independent and compatible with most of browsers like Internet Explorer 8+, Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome, Opera and etc.

How Replace WordPress Visual Editor with CKEditor

You can replace default wordpress editor with CKEditor. Download the wordpress plugin for CKEditor from wordpress repository http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/ckeditor-for-wordpress/.

CKEditor for WordPress — WordPress Plugins

Features of CKEditor

  • Replace the default WordPress editor with CKEditor
  • Post comment with CKEditor to provide styled and colorful comments (Optional)
  • Built-in file manager and upload manager, also supports CKFinder – an AJAX file browser
  • Built-in WordPress “read more” Button
  • Integration plugin for Viper’s Video Quicktags
  • Integration plugin for Wp-Polls
  • Integration plugin for GD Star Rating
  • Integration plugin for NextGEN Gallery
  • Integrated with WordPress media buttons
  • Configurable output formatting
  • Manage and insert smileys into your post
  • Customizable toolbar buttons
  • Customizable skin

Setup CKEditor with wordpress

  • Connect your wordpress site with FTP/SFTP and navigate to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  • In your wordpress admin panel go to the ‘Plugins’ menu.
  • Make sure you have uncheck option “Disable the visual editor when writing” if checked in your account profile settings.

Screenshot

Need more info see the screen short bellow :

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