EditLive!

The most advanced WYSIWYG editor.

Energize your content creations with Ephox's editor, EditLive!  

The world's most advanced WYSIWYG editor comes with advanced features, including clean copy and paste, table and list editing, spellcheck as-you-type, image editing, commenting, track changes, accessibility checking and more.  

Edit without frustration.

EditLive! works the way a rich text editor should by removing the frustration from editing online content.

Its intuitive interface means that there’s no learning curve and no reformatting needed by your content managers and authors.

Import from anywhere.

Copy and paste content seamlessly, no matter where your content comes from: Microsoft Word, Excel or any website.

Clean import maintains content structures such as headings, tables, lists and even images, without bringing in any messy HTML markup or CSS styling.

Easily embed social media.

Simply paste a social media URL into EditLive! and make interactive content in three clicks (not 10). EditLive! uses the power of open standards to source media from sites, including YouTube, Vimeo, SlideShare, Google Maps and over 250 different services.

EditLive!’s social media functionality is unlike any other WYSIWYG editor, allowing authors to more easily bring in interactive content without messing around with any HTML code.

Make image editing a breeze.

With a built-in image editor, EditLive! makes editing images a breeze.

Resize, crop, rotate or add effects to any image in your content. Then EditLive! takes care of everything else necessary to get your new image online.

Use HTML5 and the latest standards.

Bring your content into the modern era with HTML5 audio, video and semantic markup. HTML5 ensures that your content will look great on smartphones and tablets for years to come.

With HTML5 markup, open standards support for media, WCAG 2.0 support for accessibility and great CSS support, EditLive! has the Web standards support to bring your content into the modern era.

Create a fantastic user experience.

Enable authors to simply click on the content and make in-place edits on the fly, thus creating a seamless user experience by blurring the lines between reading and editing.

EditLive!’s versatile and lightweight user interface is completely customizable. Configurable toolbars and menus, a la carte UI options and customizable editor behavior ensure that EditLive! enhances your users' experience.

 

Collaborate with teams.

With track changes and commenting, EditLive! speeds up the revision process and makes collaboration among authors and reviewers a breeze. 

Don’t hold off leaving your comments until the end, embed them in context using EditLive!’s commenting feature. Use track changes to mark up the content so that your colleagues can see all your changes. Text, table and formatting changes are all tracked.

Avoid embarrassing mistakes.

Never get caught with a 'misspeeelled' word, broken link, or need to search for a synonym again.

EditLive! includes out-of-the-box capabilities such as spellcheck as-you-type, a thesaurus and hyperlink checking. And you enjoy all of these benefits without the need to license, install or configure any third-party software.

Get global, enterprise-grade support.

With responsive support around the globe, Ephox is always available to help.

Whether you’re a large enterprise or a small business, we provide excellent support because we understand the importance of authoring that works.

Love the intuitive interface.

No one wants to play ‘find that button’ when it comes to editing content.

Ephox's editor, EditLive!’s, intuitive interface works the way your authors expect, with familiar icons, keyboard shortcuts and menus. There’s no learning curve, which means it’s a frustration-free editing experience.

Copy and paste with ease.

Copy and paste content seamlessly, no matter where it comes from: Microsoft Word, Excel or any website. Make sure that your content looks great every time.

Clean import maintains content structures, such as headings, tables, lists and even images, without bringing in any messy HTML markup or CSS styling.

Gain a safety net with autosave.

The Web can be fickle. Browser crashes, session timeouts, network outages and even the back button can wipe away unsaved work in an instant.

EditLive! includes a client-side autosave feature to ensure that you never lose your work again. Easily restore unsaved content and get straight back to where you left off.

The broadest HTML5 support.

EditLive! makes creating modern Web content simple with its HTML5 support. In fact, EditLive! has the broadest HTML5 support available, no matter what browser you’re working with.

Use HTML5 media elements to embed video and audio compatible with the latest browsers and mobile devices. Support for HTML5’s new semantic markup ensures that your content will be current and accessible for years to come.

Get the interface you expect.

In any word processor, the Tab key has at least four different behaviors and the Enter key at least six. Context is critical to ensure that a rich text editor functions reliably.

EditLive!’s entire interface is context sensitive. From keystrokes to styling to the right-click menu, EditLive! constantly adapts to the content being edited, ensuring that your content creators always get the behavior they expect.

Count on reliable, clean HTML lists.

Ever get frustrated when you create an HTML list and it just won’t terminate or end when you press the Enter key? A lot of rich text editors go haywire, but ours never does.

Whichever kind of HTML list you create, with EditLive!, you can count on it to work, no matter how many indents or nested lists you have.

Edit HTML tables easily.

Editing HTML tables can be complex, yet limiting to users more familiar with desktop word processors. With EditLive! we make working with tables easy.

Ephox's editor includes comprehensive table editing features: inline table resizing for rows and columns; table, row, column and cell properties dialogs; merge and split cells; table accessibility tools and more.

Easily embed social media.

Simply paste a social media URL into Ephox's editor, EditLive!, and make interactive content in three clicks, not 10. EditLive! uses the power of open standards to source media from sites including YouTube, Vimeo, Slideshare, Google Maps and more than 250 different services.

EditLive!’s social media functionality is unlike any other WYSIWYG editor, enabling authors to easily bring in interactive content without fussing with any HTML code.

Preview content for mobile devices.

Use the preview-rendering feature to get an indication of how content will look on mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets.

iPhone, iPad and common monitor renderings are all built into EditLive!. Custom widths also enable you to see what content will look like within any grid layout.

Resize, crop and edit images.

Content creators can now easily edit images from inside the editor. Create visually compelling content in less time with EditLive!’s built-in image editor.  

EditLive!’s image editor supports resizing, cropping, rotating, flipping and applying simple effects.

Create consistently styled content.

EditLive! works with your style sheet to ensure that content is styled consistently throughout your site. You can restrict authors to using only your style sheet or complement your style sheet with EditLive!’s other formatting features.

Authors can combine styles to work with lists, tables, images, DIVs and other complex markup to create fantastic content, regardless of their technical expertise.

Gain formatting freedom.

Empower content creators with formatting freedom using EditLive!.

EditLive! has all the formatting features your authors need to customize their content, including simple inline styling with fonts and colors as well as creating styled sections using DIVs.

Design and share templates.

Create great-looking tables, floating sections, document templates and dynamic content with Ephox's editor.

Share reusable templates with your team to strengthen branding and maintain a consistent look.  

Use CSS, not deprecated HTML.

EditLive! separates formatting and markup cleanly and simply by using CSS instead of deprecated HTML attributes. 

With EditLive!, your content is stylish and standards-compliant, making it flexible and ready for rendering on today’s browsers and other devices.

Build mathematical equations.

EditLive! features a built-in equation editor, enabling content authors to add mathematical equations to their content.

The Equation Editor offers advanced capabilities for fraction, set and integration notation. Equations can be saved in both standards-compliant Mathematical Markup Language (MathML) or images, for easy display.

Capture conversations with commenting.

Boost productivity by embedding comments inside the editor.  

Ephox's editor, EditLive!’s, commenting feature captures conversations between reviewers and authors, and embeds them in context within the content.  

Review edits via track changes.

Track changes is the function at the heart of the collaborative content production process. 

EditLive!'s track changes feature highlights changes according to who made them, and then shows the author, date and type of each change. Text, layout and formatting changes are also tracked. This saves time, eliminating the need for an abundance of emails, voicemails and meetings.

Achieve accessibility compliance as-you-type.

Ephox's editor, EditLive!, enables your authors to address accessibility compliance issues before their content is published.

Accessibility check as-you-type makes it easy for authors to notice images that are missing alternative text, inaccessible tables and other accessibility-related issues in their content. It makes accessibility checking as easy as spell checking.

Create accessible tables easily.

With Ephox's editor, it's easy to create accessible tables. 

A number of EditLive! features are specifically designed to simplify creating accessible tables. The accessibility check as-you-type feature identifies tables with possible issues. Then, the "convert to percentage widths" feature creates relative-sized tables with a single click. The table accessibility inspector and table accessibility wizard work together to help users apply the right header and data cell relationships.

Inspect content with accessibility reporting.

EditLive!’s accessibility reporting functionality inspects your content and provides a report on accessibility errors and manual accessibility checks for both Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) and U.S. Section 508 guidelines.

Achieve compatibility with assistive technologies.

EditLive!’s interface is accessibile, compliant and compatible with assistive technologies, including popular screen readers such as JAWS from Freedom Scientific.

Deliver modern content with HTML5.

Bring your content into the modern era with HTML5 audio, video and semantic markup. HTML5 ensures that your content will look great on smartphones and tablets for years to come.

EditLive! offers the broadest HTML5 tag support of any rich text editor.

Create standards-compliant HTML.

No messy Microsoft markup, un-terminated tags or deprecated elements here. EditLive! will always create standards-compliant HTML.

Aside from being a best practice, standards compliance means your content can be used anywhere, from mobiles to desktops. It also prevents your dependence on vendors (vendor lock-in), while aiding with accessibility.

Produce standards-compliant CSS.

Whether working with a style sheet or inline styles, it’s important to get styling right. EditLive! produces standards-compliant CSS and uses CSS properties in favor of deprecated HTML attributes.

Create accessible content as-you-type.

EditLive! makes accessibility compliance easy.

Accessibility check as-you-type and table accessibility tools make it easy for authors to create content that is compliant with WCAG and Section 508 guidelines.

Write compliant MathML equations.

EditLive!’s equation editor can be configured to create standards-compliant Mathematical Markup Language (MathML). This is ideal when you need to create MathML that can be processed by another server or used with another browser plugin.

Choose from 32 professional localizations.

EditLive!’s user interface has been professionally translated into 32 different languages, from Arabic to Thai. EditLive! is also supplied with localized dictionaries for spell checking in a dozen different languages, so it's adapted to your specific country or region.

Enjoy100% internationalization.

EditLive! is 100% internationalized. In addition to specific localizations, EditLive! also supports Asian and Middle Eastern character sets, right-to-left orientation in the editor UI and content, and language-specific input mechanisms.

Meet global accessibility requirements.

EditLive! enables content authors around the globe to address accessibility compliance issues, even before submitting their content. Accessibility check-as-you-type and table accessibility tools make it easy for authors to notice images that are missing alternative text, and make even the most complex tables accessible.

Get comprehensive browser support.

Need comprehensive browser support?  No problem with EditLive!. EditLive! supports Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Opera.

Integrate EditLive! in five minutes.

Three lines of JavaScript in less than five minutes.

That’s all it takes to integrate EditLive! into a Web application. EditLive!’s flexible integration APIs enable you to seamlessly embed content authoring within your application. Integration code for specific programming languages is also available, including a .NET server control.

Create a fantastic authoring experience.

EditLive! enables authors to simply click on the content and make in-place edits on the fly, thus creating a seamless user experience by blurring the lines between reading and editing.

With a new lightweight user interface, floating toolbars and rock-solid editing that just works, using EditLive! feels effortless.

Experience the best editing with select edit.

Always get the best editing experience with Select Edit.

EditLive!’s Select Edit API enables you to use both EditLive! and Ephox Enterprise TinyMCE without changing your code. Automatic editor selection enables EditLive! and its rich functionality when the Java plugin is available, and Enterprise TinyMCE when JavaScript support is available.

Customize anything and everything.

Because no two applications are the same, EditLive! is completely customizable.

Streamline the editor interface to meet your needs by removing menus, floating toolbars, configuring the buttons and menu items, adjusting copy-and-paste filters and almost every other aspect of editor behavior.  With EditLive!, you can tailor the editing environment to deliver an outstanding user experience.

 

Extend EditLive! with robust APIs.

Create your own extensions, customizations or integrations using EditLive!’s robust APIs.

EditLive! features a comprehensive JavaScript API to manipulate content and add custom functionality. Developers can also extend EditLive! via a Java API, providing the power of a flexible, secure, Java environment in the browser.

Get global, enterprise-grade support.

With responsive technical support around the globe, Ephox is always available to help.

Whether you’re a large enterprise or a small business, we provide excellent support because we understand the importance of having authoring that works.

Choose flexible licensing.

Whether you’re a large enterprise, government organization, software company or a small startup, Ephox will create a license that caters to your needs.

As the creator of EditLive!, Ephox is an experienced business partner. We understand that the success of our partners drives our success. That’s why we will work with you to understand the requirements of your business model and provide licensing that works for you.