JavaScript Editors

Open-source JavaScript projects categorized as Editors

Top 23 JavaScript Editor Projects

  • atom

    :atom: The hackable text editor

    Latest mention: Electron auto-update introduction | reddit.com/r/electronjs | 2021-01-13

    I've been going through the source code of Atom and it seems they hacked the Windows updater (#1, #2) to suit their own needs and solved the missing Linux auto-updater by distributing through the official Linux package manager.

  • brackets

    An open source code editor for the web, written in JavaScript, HTML and CSS.

  • quill

    Quill is a modern WYSIWYG editor built for compatibility and extensibility.

  • monaco-editor

    A browser based code editor

    Latest mention: A browser based code editor | reddit.com/r/coolgithubprojects | 2021-01-15
  • ace

    Ace (Ajax.org Cloud9 Editor)

  • CodeMirror

    In-browser code editor

  • draft-js

    A React framework for building text editors.

  • quasar

    Quasar Framework - Build high-performance VueJS user interfaces in record time

  • medium-editor

    Medium.com WYSIWYG editor clone. Uses contenteditable API to implement a rich text solution.

  • tui.editor

    🍞📝 Markdown WYSIWYG Editor. GFM Standard + Chart & UML Extensible.

  • summernote

    Super simple WYSIWYG editor

  • simplemde-markdown-editor

    A simple, beautiful, and embeddable JavaScript Markdown editor. Delightful editing for beginners and experts alike. Features built-in autosaving and spell checking.

  • jsoneditor

    A web-based tool to view, edit, format, and validate JSON

  • prosemirror

    The ProseMirror WYSIWYM editor

  • pen

    enjoy live editing (+markdown)

  • sweet-core

    Sweeten your JavaScript.

  • EpicEditor

    EpicEditor is an embeddable JavaScript Markdown editor with split fullscreen editing, live previewing, automatic draft saving, offline support, and more. For developers, it offers a robust API, can be easily themed, and allows you to swap out the bundled Markdown parser with anything you throw at it.

  • Squire

    HTML5 rich text editor. Try the demo integration at

  • bootstrap-wysihtml5

    Simple, beautiful wysiwyg editor

  • ContentTools

    A JS library for building WYSIWYG editors for HTML content.

  • Trumbowyg

    A lightweight and amazing WYSIWYG JavaScript editor - 20kB only (8kB gzip)

  • editor

    A markdown editor. http://lab.lepture.com/editor/

  • jquery-notebook

    A modern, simple and elegant WYSIWYG rich text editor.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020).