A lightweight WYSIWYG HTML editor for Vue.js

A lightweight WYSIWYG HTML editor for Vue.js

A lightweight WYSIWYG HTML editor for Vue.js.


Install vue-wysiwyg

npm install vue-wysiwyg --save


yarn add vue-wysiwyg

In your main.js:

import wysiwyg from "vue-wysiwyg";
Vue.use(wysiwyg, {}); // config is optional. more below

Also make sure to load the stylesheet. The exact syntax will depend on what preprocessor you use.

@import "~vue-wysiwyg/dist/vueWysiwyg.css";

In your components:

<wysiwyg v-model="myHTML" />

Config options

All keys are optional.

  // { [module]: boolean (set true to hide) }
  hideModules: { "bold": true },

  // you can override icons too, if desired
  // just keep in mind that you may need custom styles in your application to get everything to align
  iconOverrides: { "bold": "<i class='your-custom-icon'></i>" },

  // if the image option is not set, images are inserted as base64
  image: {
    uploadURL: "/api/myEndpoint",
    dropzoneOptions: {}

  // limit content height if you wish. If not set, editor size will grow with content.
  maxHeight: "500px",

  // set to 'true' this will insert plain text without styling when you paste something into the editor.
  forcePlainTextOnPaste: true

Available Modules:

  • bold
  • italic
  • underline
  • justifyLeft
  • justifyCenter
  • justifyRight
  • headings
  • link
  • code
  • orderedList
  • unorderedList
  • image
  • table
  • removeFormat
  • separator

Note on the image upload API endpoint:

  • Image is uploaded by multipart/form-data
  • Your endpoint must respond back with a string, the URL for the image - e.g. http://myapp.com/images/12345.jpg

Github Repository

Tags: #VueJs #Editor