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The smartest and world's most beautiful WYSIWYG HTML text editor.
High performance and simple design make our JavaScript text editor easy to use for developers,
loved by users and consistently rated the top web page editors by G2.

General Information

Beautiful JavaScript web editor that's easy to integrate for developers and your users will simply fall in love with its clean design.

popular html editor

Easy to Integrate

The editor can be integrated in any kind of project in no time. It requires only basic javascript and HTML coding knowledge.

Our editor is a very popular HTML editor among developers and it has plugins for the most popular development Frameworks.

Easy to Upgrade

Keep all your customizations separated from the editor folder and upgrading is just a matter of downloading the new version.

High-Quality Code

For us high quality code means LTFCE, in other words: Legible, Testable, Flexible, Compliant and Economical.

Unit Tests

We know you hate testing and want a product that really works, so most of the editor's functionality is covered by unit tests.

Inline Editing

We managed to achieve the best editing experience ever. Using the inline editor, what you see is actually what you get.

Shortcuts

Functionality at your fingertips, shortcuts allow you to activate specific commands by using only the keyboard.

Cross Browser

Are you an Apple fan? Or Microsoft? It doesn't matter, our editor will work the same on Safari, Internet Explorer and other browsers.

Cross-Platform

It's tested! A busy day won't stop you from editing your website. Use your tablet or even smartphone for it.

Design

Not your average text editor

Intuitive Interface

Modern Design

We carefully analysed the latest industry trends and designed a nice modern interface that the users will just love.

Retina Ready

Why Retina? More detail, better aesthetics and sharper fonts. Otherwise, millions of users will think your website is ugly.

Themes

The editor will fit on any website. Use the default or the dark theme, or create your own theme using the LESS theme file.

Intuitive Interface

Froala rich text editor offers complete functionality through a very intuitive interface that users will find natural to use.

Popups

Modern all the way. Froala dumps the old and classic popups, adding in new, styled popups for an awesome user experience.

SVG icons

The editor uses in-house made SVG icons, scalable vectorial icons that look gorgeous at any size.

Custom Style

Our WYSIWYG HTML editor is the only one that has a special customizer tool to change the look and feel the way you want.

Custom Toolbar

Too many buttons? Perhaps not in the right order? You have full control over the editor's toolbar functionality on each screen size.

Sticky Toolbar

To ease your editing experience the WYSIWYG editor's toolbar will remain at the top of the screen while you scroll down.

Toolbar Offset

The rich text editor's toolbar does not have to overlap with the header on your webpage, just set an offset for it.

Toolbar At The Bottom

Easily change the WYSIWYG HTML editor toolbar's position from top to bottom, while also using the sticky toolbar or an offset.

Full Screen

Dealing with large amounts of content requires a large editing space. The fullscreen button will expand the editing area to the whole webpage space.

Full Page

Writing and editing an entire HTML page is also possible. Helpful for emails, but not only, the usage of HTML, HEAD, BODY tags and DOCTYPE declaration is permitted.

Iframe

The WYSIWYG HTML editor's content can be isolated from the rest of the page using iframe so there is no style or script conflicts.

Document Ready

the best options for creating online documents.

Min and Max Height

The editor's height will automatically adjust between the Min and Max height values to fit the content inside the editable area.

Predefined Height

Set a specific height to the WYSIWYG HTML editor using the height option. If the text inside is longer, then the rich text editor will get a vertical scrollbar

Build great things with style

Performance

Six times faster than the blink of an eye, our rich text editor will initialize in less than 40ms.

Faster WYSIWYG editor

Lightweight

With its gzipped core of only 50KB, you can bring in an amazing editing experience to your app without losing loading speed.

Plugin Based

The modular structure makes our WYSIWYG HTML editor more efficient, easier to understand, extend and maintain.

Multiple Editors on a Page

One or ten text editors on the same page? You won't feel a difference, just set them to be initialized on click.

HTML 5

Froala Rich Text Editor is built respecting and taking advantage of the HTML 5 standards.

CSS 3

What better way to improve user experience than using CSS 3? Subtle effects makes the editor even greater.

Optimized for Mobile

Froala is a responsive WYSIWYG editor that fit in any screen size.

responsive wysiwyg editor

Android and iOS

We know how used mobile devices are and we are running tests on both Android and iOS devices.

Image Resize

Froala Rich Text Editor is the first WYSIWYG HTML editor with image resize that works even on mobile devices.

Video Resize

We are the first to introduce resize for videos even when they are playing. And of course we made it work on mobile too.

Responsive Design

The content you are editing will be responsive. Our WYSIWYG HTML editor can handle image resize using percentages.

Toolbar by Screen Size

For the first time in a rich text editor, the toolbar can be customized for each screen size.

Fast and responsive? We got you

SEO

Write with no worries, the WYSIWYG HTML editor produces a very clean output, waiting to be crawled by search engines.

SEO optimized

Clean HTML

We developed an algorithm that automatically cleans up the HTML output of our rich text editor.

Image Alternative

Image alternative is the text shown if the browser can't display the image. It is also text that search engines use, so don't ignore it. Alternative text can be set in the edit image popup.

Although link title is not known to have major SEO impact, it helps users to navigate easier through your website. Not so important, but good to have. Set the link title in the link popup.

Security Froala WYSIWYG HTML Editor has a strong defense mechanism against
XSS attacks. In most cases you won't have to worry at all about this, but
we still recommend that you do additional checks on your server.

Secure

Formatting

Formatting content is essential in any WYSIWYG Editor, but in Froala there are much more than just basic formatting options.

advanced styling

Basic Styling

Basic styling, such as bold and italic, is built-in the main code. Perfect when you need a simple WYSIWYG HTML editor.

Advanced Styling

More advanced styling options are also available through plugins. You just have to include the ones you need.

Class Styling

Customize how the editor's output looks like. Define your own style classes for paragraphs, images, links and table cells.

Font

As opposed to most rich text editors, Froala WYSIWYG HTML editor is not using the <font> tag at all.

Font Size

Change font size with pixel precision. No more "small", "medium", "large" and nothing between them.

Font Family

Give your text some personality using different font family from your custom list of available fonts.

Paragraph Format

Use normal paragraphs, write some code or just highlight ideas using headings.

Colorful

Give your thoughts some color. Change the text or background color as you wish, selecting from your color palette.

Undo & Redo

Let's paraphrase Alexander Pope: “To err is human, to forgive, undo.” , so don't worry about errors there's always undo and redo.

Selection Details

A glance at the editor's toolbar is enough to see your current font family, font size and paragraph format.

Line Breaker

The line breaker makes it possible to enter a new line after a table even if it is the last element in the editor.

Subscript & Superscript

With subscript and superscript our rich text editor introduces basic math editing capabilities.

Markdown Support

Format words & phrases in our rich text editor using code shortcuts through predefined markdown syntax.

Rich Content

Creating great content requires great features.
We develop, you create.

Rich content

Advanced Linking

Easily insert web links and email links. Use advanced settings to open them in new tabs or specify a predefined list of links to choose from.

Plain Text Paste

Get rid of unwanted styling when pasting from external sources. Tell the Froala Rich Text Editor to always paste data from clipboard as plain text.

Paste from Microsoft Office

Users paste a lot from Word and Excel. Froala WYSIWYG HTML Editor cleans all the unnecessary code and makes the HTML just look good.

Images

Images are processed 60,000 times faster than text. Drag & drop, browse or paste a URL to insert an image.

Image Editing

Drag & drop images to reposition them, click to resize, change their alignment, make them links, replace or delete them.

Image Manager

The Image Manager helps you to easily browse through, insert or delete images on your own server.

Video URL parsing

Easily insert videos by URL. Our rich text editor automatically parses Youtube, Vimeo, Yahoo and Daily Motion video links.

Embedded Video Code

Have a different video source? No problem, you can also insert videos by pasting the embedded code into the rich text editor.

Video Edit

Resize, change video alignment, remove or preview it directly from the editor's interface without having to leave the page.

File Upload

Drag & Drop any file to upload it or use the specially designed popup for handling file upload.

Tables

Keep your data organized using tables, with both basic and advanced operations on cells, rows and columns.

Table Cell Selection

Froala rich text editor comes with a special table cell selection feature that offers users the same experience in any browser.

Table Resize

The table might not necessarily need the whole webpage width and not all columns are the same. Resize them for a neat appearance.

Table Editing

The table edit popup offers an easy and intuitive way to edit the entire table, one or multiple cells.

TAB Key in Table

Use the TAB key to jump through table cells or insert a new row if TAB is pressed in the last table cell.

Emoticons

Express your emotions easier with emoticons rather than words. Very desired by users and possible in the Froala WYSIWYG Editor.

Quote

With multiple quote levels, our rich text editor successfully handles different cases where quoting is required.

Horizontal Line

Use horizontal rules to separate your edited content and split it into pages when the content is printed.

Copy and paste content without
worrying about format

Accessibility

By producing accessible content, you make it available to everyone, including people with permanent, temporary, situational, or changing disabilities.

accessible for all

508 Compliant

The Froala Javascript rich text editor is compliant with Section 508 Accessibility Program.

WCAG 2.0 Compliant

Our WYSIWYG HTML editor follows the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0.

WAI-ARIA Compliant

A beautiful user interface with increased accessibility, thanks to the WAI-ARIA specifications.

Tab Key

Our WYSIWYG HTML editor does not interfere with the natural Tab key behavior allowing you to easily navigate through pages.

Shortcuts

Intuitive shortcuts enable a faster editing experience and you can even forget about your mouse.

Keyboard Navigation

You will never be constraint by using a mouse. Our WYSIWYG HTML editor is completely keyboard navigable.

Developers

A WYSIWYG HTML editor created by developers, for developers. With a powerful API and documentation, you can get started in minutes.

powerful API and documentation

Powerful API

Froala WYSIWYG HTML editor comes with a powerful javascript API that allows you to easily customize and interact with the editor.

Rich Documentation

A powerful API that comes with a complete documentation is what all developers dream to play around with.

Autosave

Don't worry about data loss. Our rich text editor automatically makes a save request to your server as the user types.

Code View

Some users may think they're faster writing HTML. Let them see and edit the HTML code behind their content.

Code Mirror

Froala WYSIWYG Editor is offering an enhanced HTML code editing experience thanks to Code Mirror.

Enter Control

You may customize the native browser enter behavior and we make sure that new lines are always created the same way.

Ajax Ready

Never leave the page. With built-in AJAX mechanism for saving and uploading files you won't have to refresh the page at all.

HTML Entities

Reserved characters in HTML must be replaced with character entities and the entities list used by the editor is customizable.

Migration guides

Froala WYSIWYG HTML Editor is an easy to integrate and easy to use plugin that requires minimal coding knowledge. We offer step-by-step guides to explain how to replace your current editor with Froala.

Basic Server Integrations

Provide guides and code examples on how to handle image, file, or video upload on 9 different server types.

Server SDKs

SDK libraries for +5 different server types are ready for download and inclusion in your project. Handling upload, validation, or delete images, files, or videos will be easier than any time ago.

Development frameworks

Froala Javascript WYSIWYG Editor has plugins for multiple development frameworks to help ease the editor's integration with your application.

For developers, by developers

Custom All The Way

Specific websites may require specific features. The Froala WYSIWYG HTML Editor is designed for any user. Everything can be customized or custom made from icons to the most granular functionality.

Customized with plugins

Custom Icon

By default the editor is using SVG icons specially created to match each action. However, the default icons can be customized and you can also add your own icons.

Custom Button

Our buttons don't offer what you need? Create your button. Once a command is defined it can be included in any option that is using buttons: toolbar, image popups, link popups, tables popup, or video popup.

Custom Quick Insert Button

Create a custom button and add it to the quick insert buttons menu.

Custom Dropdown

Create a dropdown with various options and attach it to a button.

Custom Popup

Create your own popup, define when it will be shown, when it will be hidden, what buttons it will have, and the popup layout

Custom Plugin

Create an advanced functionality and do more complex actions, it is like creating your own editor but with ready functions that will make your task simpler.

Custom Shortcut

Of course, you don't have to be restricted to our shortcuts, every person has his own keyboard combination that he usually uses.

Custom Font

It is impossible to have included all fonts on the web by default, but you can add your font. keep it aligned with your brand.

Custom Theme

The default theme of the WYSIWYG HTML editor can be changed to one that better fits the color palette of your website. You can also create your own theme and customize the rich text editor's interface the way you want.

Custom Color Picker

Set up the colors that you or your users used regularly to increase your productivity. There are three options that can be used to customize the color picker.

Custom Emoticons

customize emoticons and display what you need only.

Custom Paragraph Styles

You can define your own paragraph styles using the paragraphStyles option.

Custom Line Height

You can define your own line heights using the lineHeights option.

Inline Styles

Add custom style on the selected text inside the WYSIWYG HTML editor.

Inline Classes

Add custom class on the selected text inside the WYSIWYG HTML editor.

Image Styles

Add custom style on the selected image inside the WYSIWYG HTML editor.

Add custom style on the selected link inside the WYSIWYG HTML editor.

Image Styles

Add custom style on the selected image inside the WYSIWYG HTML editor.

Customize Toolbar

You have full control over the rich text editor's toolbar functionality. Simply customize what buttons are available, their order in the toolbar and also group them the way you want, also the toolbar's buttons can be customized based on the screen size. And you can even control the position of the toolbar at top as normal, at bottom, sticky or has an offset.

Different Modes

Froala WYSIWYG HTML editor has different modes to cover all use cases, this lets you have the perfect editor look in your applications without any coding. You just need to choose between Full Page, Document Ready, Full featured, Iframe, Inline ,or Edit in Popup modes.

Initialization

A WYSIWYG HTML editor that can be initiated on any HTML element.

Init on click

Textarea Editor

Textarea is the most popular HTML element to initialize a WYSIWYG editor.

It is possible to initialize the WYSIWYG HTML editor only on a link.

Init On Button

It is possible to initialize the WYSIWYG HTML editor only on a button.

Init On Image

It is possible to initialize the WYSIWYG HTML editor only on an image.

Init On Click

Init on click improves the page performance by initializing only the basic code when the page is loaded and the rest of the code when clicking in the editable area. It is highly recommended to use the initOnClick option if you have more rich text editors on the same page.

The most customizable editor
within your grasps

Content Saving

Whether you like to use forms or Ajax; you're covered. Froala WYSIWYG HTML editor has options for every case.

Autosave using ajax

Autosave

To enhance the saving experience, we have designed the save plugin which has built-in mechanisms that automatically make HTTP requests from JS to your server which has to handle the requests and save the data. It is up to you to handle these requests on server side and store the data.

Save inside FORM

Using forms is the classical way to save data. The data inside the WYSIWYG HTML editor will be sent to the server when the submit button is hit.

Save Button

Never leave the page. With a built-in AJAX mechanism for saving the data inside the WYSIWYG HTML editor, you won't have to refresh the page at all.

Productivity

Froala WYSIWYG HTML editor is full of features that will help you to be more productive, therefore, Froala has made integration with 3rd Party libraries to add advanced functionality to the editor.

Productivity features

Real-time Editing

Multiple users can work together on docs and see updates character-by-character.

Embed rich content using Embed.ly

With over 500 providers, embed.ly is probably the best service when it comes to embedded content. You can embed rich content such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and lots of other publishing platform embeds.

TUI Advanced Image Editor

Crop, flip, rotate, add shape, or/and add a filter to your images with a full featured image editor using HTML5 Canvas.

Mentions

Type an @ to display the autocomplete list.

Spelling and Grammar Checker

WProofreader allows the user to see and correct typos and grammar problems while typing or in a separate dialog mode. All detected misspellings and grammar errors will be instantly underlined. The user just needs to hover on a marked word and select a suggestion for replacement.

Math Editor

Edit math equations and chemistry formulas in different technological set-ups.

Font Awesome

Inserting icons in your text has never been easier. With the Font Awesome plugin, you can now add any of the FA icons and add a twist to your content.

Track Changes

Track changes against new or deleted text within the editor as well as various styling and formatting changes to the text, images & tables.

Character Counter

Limited by a number of characters, no worries, Froala WYSIWYG HTML editor will count it for you and will prevent you from exceeding it.

Export as PDF

Turn your content into portable file formats with a single click.

Quick Insert

Instead of using the toolbar put the buttons, you are using regularly, inside the Quick Insert menu and it will appear when you have focus on an empty line.

No more typing! define a list of links that are used regularly and the user will be able to select from this list when inserting or editing a link.

Less code, less hassle

International

Spread the word! Froala WYSIWYG HTML editor is used worldwide in various languages. 34 languages are supported currently.

34 languages are supported

Spell Check

Disabled by default, it can easily be enabled. Spell check uses the browser spell check and can always come in handy.

RTL Support

The editor has full RTL support. Writing in Arabic or Farsi will feel naturally. Even the toolbar changes to give it the perfect feel.

Auto Direction

Froala WYSIWYG HTML editor automatically detects if the keyboard input is RTL or LTR and adjusts text direction.

Support

Froala offers customer support via email 7 days a week. Our team is always online and usually responds to emails in less than one day.

Technical support

Email

Froala offers customer support via email 7 days a week. Our team is always online and usually responds to emails in less than one day.

Software Updates

We're constantly improving our WYSIWYG editor by incorporating new features, enhancements and fixes to any discovered and reported glitches.

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