Froala Editor Features

The smartest and world's most beautiful WYSIWYG HTML text editor. High performance and simple design make our JS text editor easy to use for developers and loved by users.

General Information

Easy to Integrate

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

Popular

Our editor is highly appreciated 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

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.

Iconic Font

The editor uses the iconic font named Font Awesome, 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.

Custom All The Way

The editor was designed for any user. Everything can be customized or custom made: buttons, dropdowns, popups, icons, shortcuts.

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.

Performance

Fast

Six times faster than the blink of an eye, our rich text editor will initialize in less than 50ms.

Lightweight

With its gzipped core of only 34KB, 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

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.

SEO

Clean HTML

We developed an algorithm that automatically cleans up the HTML output of our rich text editor. Write with no worries, the WYSIWYG HTML editor produces a very clean output, waiting to be crawled by search engines.

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.

Link Title

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.

Formatting

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 breakere 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.

Rich Content

Advanced Linking

Easily insert web links, email links or anchors. 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 make the HTML just look good.

Images

Images are processed 60,000 times faster than text. Drag & drop, browse or paste an 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.

Accessibility

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

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.

Customizable Functionality

The editor's functionality is highly customizable. Use the API to change the default behavior or edit the source code.

Extendable

Specific websites may require specific features. Easily create a plugin to extend the Froala WYSIWYG HTML Editor's functionality.

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.

International

Languages

Froala WYSIWYG HTML editor is used world wide in various languages. For the moment 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

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.

Premium

Take the benefit of faster responses and glitch fixes with the Premium Support included in the Business License.