About CLEditor

CLEditor is an open source jQuery plugin which provides a lightweight, full featured, cross browser, extensible, WYSIWYG HTML editor that can be easily added into any web site.

Live Demo

Simple Demo | Multiple Editor Demo | Table Plug-in Demo | Advanced Table Plug-in Demo
Icon Plug-in Demo | XHTML Plug-in Demo | BBCode Plug-in Demo


CLEditor consumes less than 9K of total bandwidth and consists of the following files:

jquery.cleditor.min.jsCLEditor jQuery Plugin (minified)12,513B5,580B
jquery.cleditor.cssCLEditor Style Sheet1,433B513B
buttons.gifCLEditor Toolbar Button Strip3,064B3,064B
toolbar.gifCLEditor Toolbar Background68B68B

Full Featured

CLEditor contains rich drop downs for font name, size, style, text color and highlight color. CLEditor allows you to insert images, hyperlinks and horizontal rules.

Cross Browser

CLEditor supports the following browsers on both the mac and pc: IE 6.0+, FF 1.5+, Safari 4+, Chrome 5+ and Opera 10+. All testing is done using jQuery 1.4.2.


CLEditor provides a rich plugin development environment, allowing you to customize its user interface and functionality to fit your needs.

Heads Up Although this site does not support Internet Exploerer 6, CLEditor does and is regularly tested using IE6.


You may use CLEditor under the terms of either the MIT License or the GNU General Public License (GPL) Version 2.

More Info

To learn more about CLEditor, please visit the Getting Started page for code samples and complete documentation. For more information on CLEditor's rich plugin development environment, please visit the Plug-in Authoring page.