Code editor highlighted in WordPress

The text editor, or HTML, of WordPress is fine but lacks the ease of use of any external code editor, such as colored syntax or shortcut keys to save changes, for example.

But that's over, and if you do not want to wait for a full revision of the WordPress ticket editor you can install the plugin HTML editor syntax highlighter which replaces the text editor WordPress for an improved version much improved.

In addition to a new full screen mode incorporates some buttons to add new HTML tags (quicktags), such as headings h1, h2, h3, and even one for comment code.

Also, number the lines of code and you can even save the changes to the entry with the key combination Command + S (on Mac) or Control + S (on Windows), and when the cursor is over it's where You left it.

Text in columns • WordPress Help

If you want to display the content of your texts in columns as in magazines or digital newspapers, you can do so in several ways Perhaps the most obvious is to choose a theme that already uses that type of format, or the same you prefer to use tables to do it manually, but both methods have some drawback.

Use a default theme in columns not always It serves, because you could want columns in some places if not in others. Let's not say the tables, a somewhat cumbersome method. Of course, we will not talk about modifying the code of the topic because it could not be as flexible as we need it.

But we can do it with Magazine Columns a plugin that makes this task easier by quicktags . Installing it is as easy as any other, and there is not even anything to configure . Now, you have to know a little how to use it. Let's see …

What the plugin does is record 3 new tags or shortcodes to use in our HTML editor either manually or through the buttons that it adds. To properly use these new tags you just have to follow the conventions of these examples:

1. All the text in columns

You can separate the text in several columns (4 at most) simply by adding the tag to the beginning of it, for example:


ARMADYAZ Corporation is a dynamic and energetic multi-disciplinary professional services and management consultancy company, providing holistic solutions to clients all over the world, driven by experienced team of professionals.

ARMADYAZ Corporation is a subsidiary of Jeevus Markeevu Corporation, a Government-backed agency under Ministry of Works and owned by Minister of Finance Incorporated. ARMADYAZ Corporation is entrusted with the corporate agenda to assume the critical role of representing the interests of Professional Services industries to the world.

It is established with the objective of facilitating and guiding all Professional Service Providers irrespective of the spectrum of industries, to venture into international and global market. We foster this through cooperative management approach that is reinforced through sound management system.

Formed by an entrepreneurial group of professionals with a vision of transforming professional services landscape, ARMADYAZ Corporation, supported by its strategic partners, have earned an enviable reputation for delivering If you want to divide the text in more columns simply add the tag more times, like this …


ARMADYAZ Corporation is a dynamic and energetic multi-disciplinary professional services and management consultancy company, providing holistic solutions to clients all over the world, driven by experienced team of professional.

ARMADYAZ Corporation is a subsidiary of Jeevus Markeevu Corporation, a Government-backed agency under Ministry of Works and owned by Minister of Finance Incorporated. ARMADYAZ Corporation is entrusted with the corporate agenda to assume the critical role of representing the interests of Professional Services industries to the world.

It is established with the objective of facilitating and guiding all Professional Service Providers irrespective of the spectrum of industries, to venture into international and global market. We foster this through cooperative management approach that is reinforced through sound management system.

Formed by an entrepreneurial group of professionals with a vision of transforming professional services landscape, ARMADYAZ Corporation, supported by its strategic partners, have earned an enviable reputation for delivering some of the largest and most successful programs in international corporate history.

2. Only part of the text in columns

If you only want to use columns in part of the text place the tag where you want them to start and where you want it to end. To separate the text in the different columns use the tag .

It would be something like this:

ARMADYAZ Corporation is a dynamic and energetic multi-disciplinary professional services and management consultancy company, providing holistic solutions to clients all over the World, driven by experienced team of professional.

ARMADYAZ Corporation is a subsidiary of Jeevus Markeevu Corporation, a Government-backed agency under Ministry of Works and owned by Minister of Finance Incorporated. ARMADYAZ Corporation is entrusted with the corporate agenda to assume the critical role of representing the interests of Professional Services industries to the world.
(here we separate the text)
It is established with the objective of facilitating and guiding all Professional Service Providers irrespective of the spectrum of industries, to venture into international and global market. We foster this through cooperative management approach that is reinforced through sound management system.

Formed by an entrepreneurial group of professionals with a vision of transforming professional services landscape, ARMADYAZ Corporation, supported by its strategic partners, have earned an enviable reputation for delivering some of the largest and most successful programs in international corporate history.

Come on, it's not complicated, you just have to get a little tangled up and get used to it quickly, and with the HTML editor's buttons it makes things easier. ] NOTICE : this publication is from two years ago or more. If it's a code or a plugin it might not work in the latest versions of WordPress, and if it's a news story it might be obsolete. Then do not say that we have not warned you.

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