Using the Visual or WYSIWYG editors in your web application is necessary to easily edit, style and create the content for your web application. In this article, I have listed some of the best WordPress visual editor plugins available online. Plugins have been grouped into categories.

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1. WP Edit

WP Edit is built around three years of custom WordPress development. WP Edit adds extensive, additional editing functionality to the default WordPress editor.

WP Edit
WP Edit

2. Website Booster – Tidio Elements Integrator

Tidio Elements Integrator, a solution, which allows you to develop your site with tens of plugins including a Newsletter, Chat and many others!

Website Booster - Tidio Elements Integrator
Website Booster – Tidio Elements Integrator

3. Visual Website Editor

Visual Website Editor from Tidio Elements – a simple and intuitive editor thanks to which making changes to your Website will be easier than ever.

Visual Website Editor
Visual Website Editor

4. Admin Font Editor

A simple Admin plugin that lets you choose the font style and size for the Edit Posts / Pages test editor. Works with both the HTML and Visual editor and the reply field of Comments in WordPress admin.

Admin Font Editor
Admin Font Editor

5. AddQuicktag

This plugin make it easy, Quicktags add to the html – and visual-editor.. It is possible to ex- and import your Quicktags.

AddQuicktag
AddQuicktag

6. TinyMCE Preformatted

TinyMCE Preformatted plugin will enable to insert preformatted text like <pre>…</pre> to WordPress Visual Editor.

TinyMCE Preformatted
TinyMCE Preformatted

7. TinyMCE Templates

TinyMCE Template plugin will enable to use HTML template on WordPress Visual Editor. You can edit and share this template with WordPress users.

TinyMCE Templates
TinyMCE Templates

8. Black Studio TinyMCE

This plugin adds a WYSIWYG text widget based on the standard TinyMCE WordPress visual editor. This is intended to overcome the limitations of the default WordPress text widget.

Black Studio TinyMCE
Black Studio TinyMCE

9. oEmbed Gist

Embed your source from gist into WordPress easily. You simply paste URL of your Gist.

oEmbed Gist
oEmbed Gist

10. Enlighter – Customizable Syntax Highlighter

Enlighter is a free, easy-to-use, syntax highlighting tool for WordPress. It’s build in PHP and uses the MooTools(Javascript) based EnlighterJS to provide a beautiful code-appearance.

Enlighter - Customizable Syntax Highlighter
Enlighter – Customizable Syntax Highlighter

11. Client-proof Visual Editor

Simple, option-less (yeah, that’s a feature), plugin to make TinyMCE – the WordPress Visual Editor – easier for clients and n00bs.

Client-proof Visual Editor
Client-proof Visual Editor

12. Visual Editor Custom Buttons

Visual Editor Custom Buttons is the answer. With this plugin, you can easily add your own custom buttons in the Visual Editor, as well as the HTML Editor. You can then add HTML code to the button, either as a wrap (before, after) or as a single block.

Visual Editor Custom Buttons
Visual Editor Custom Buttons

13. WP Visual Icon Fonts

Font Awesome gives you scalable vector icons that can instantly be customized – size, color, drop shadow, and anything that can be done with the power of CSS.

WP Visual Icon Fonts
WP Visual Icon Fonts