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The email HTML editor that delivers

Integrating TinyMCE’s WYSIWYG text editor into your tech stack ensures you deliver your marketing and ROI goals. Plus, your developers have full control of the code, UI, configuration and integrations, while your non-technical users can create, manage and modify every type of content in your messaging app, email marketing or martech software.

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The basic editing experience every email software should start with. Includes all the editing controls your users expect, plus Link Checker, Emojis, Enhanced Image Editing and more.

1<!doctype html>
4    <meta charset="utf-8">
5    <title>Marketing email editor using inline mode</title>
6    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1">
7    <script src="https://cdn.tiny.cloud/1/no-api-key/tinymce/6/tinymce.min.js" referrerpolicy="origin"></script>
8    <script>
9        tinymce.init({
10            selector:'.tinymce',
11            inline: true,
12            fixed_toolbar_container: '.toolbar',
13            auto_focus: 'editor-1',
14            plugins: 'advcode a11ychecker autocorrect autolink editimage emoticons image link linkchecker lists mergetags powerpaste tinymcespellchecker',
15            toolbar: 'undo redo | styles | bold italic forecolor backcolor | link image emoticons mergetags | align bullist numlist | spellcheckdialog a11ycheck | code removeformat',
16            menubar: false,
17            link_target_list: false,
18            link_list: [
19              { title: "Features", value: 'https://www.tiny.cloud/tinymce/features/' },
20              { title: "Docs", value: 'https://www.tiny.cloud/pricing/' },
21              { title: "Pricing", value: 'https://www.tiny.cloud/docs/tinymce/6/' }
22            ],
23            images_file_types: "jpeg,jpg,png,gif",
24            object_resizing : false,
25            formats: {
26                h1: { block: 'h1', styles: { fontSize: '24px', color: '#335dff' } },
27                h2: { block: 'h2', styles: { fontSize: '18px' } },
28                calltoaction: { selector: 'a', styles: { backgroundColor: '#335dff', padding: '12px 16px', color: '#ffffff', borderRadius: '4px', textDecoration: 'none', display: 'inline-block'} }
29            },
30            style_formats: [
31                { title: 'Paragraph', format: 'p' },
32                { title: 'Heading 1', format: 'h1' },
33                { title: 'Heading 2', format: 'h2' },
34                { title: 'Button styles'},
35                { title: 'Call-to-action', format: 'calltoaction' },
36            ],
37            placeholder: "Write here...",
38            toolbar_mode: "wrap",
39            mergetags_list: [
40              {
41                title: "Contact",
42                menu: [{
43                  value: 'Contact.FirstName',
44                  title: 'Contact First Name'
45                },
46                {
47                  value: 'Contact.LastName',
48                  title: 'Contact Last Name'
49                },
50                {
51                  value: 'Contact.Email',
52                  title: 'Contact Email'
53                }
54                ]
55              },
56              {
57                title: "Sender",
58                menu: [{
59                  value: 'Sender.FirstName',
60                  title: 'Sender First Name'
61                },
62                {
63                  value: 'Sender.LastName',
64                  title: 'Sender Last name'
65                },
66                {
67                  value: 'Sender.Email',
68                  title: 'Sender Email'
69                }
70                ]
71              },
72              {
73                title: 'Subscription',
74                menu: [{
75                  value: 'Subscription.UnsubscribeLink',
76                  title: 'Unsubscribe Link'
77                },
78                {
79                  value: 'Subscription.Preferences',
80                  title: 'Subscription Preferences'
81                }
82                ]
83              }
84            ]
85        });
86    </script>
87    <style>
88        body {
89            padding: 0;
90            margin: 0;
91            box-sizing: border-box;
93        }
95        .container {
96            background-color: #f9f9fb;
97            margin: 0 auto;
98            max-width: 1000px;
99        }
101        .email {
102            max-width: 840px;
103            margin: auto;
104        }
106        .toolbar {
107            background-color: #f9f9fb;
108            height: 42px;
109            position: -webkit-sticky; /* Safari */
110            position: sticky;
111            top: 0;
112            z-index: 1;
113        }
115        .tinymce:focus {
116            border-radius: 0.5px;
117            box-shadow: 0 0 0 4px #fff, 0 0 0 7px #99afff;
118            outline: 0;
119        }
121        .mceNonEditable {
122            background-color: #e7ecff;
123            padding: 1px 0;
124            color: #4059b3;
125            font-family: SFMono-Regular, Menlo, Monaco, Consolas, "Liberation Mono", "Courier New", monospace;
126            font-size: 0.9375em;
127        }
128    </style>
132  <div class="container">
133    <div class="toolbar"></div>
134    <div class="email">
135      <table style="background-color: #f9f9fb; width: 100%; padding: 32px 0" border="0">
136        <tr>
137          <td align="center">
138            <table border="0" width="100%" style="max-width: 660px; width: 100%; background-color: #ffffff; border: 2px solid #eee; border-radius: 8px; overflow: hidden" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0">
139              <tr>
140                <td style="padding: 16px 64px 0;">
141                  <div class="tinymce" id="editor-1" style="font-family: 'helvetica', sans-serif; color: #243376; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.5;">
142                    <p>Hey {{Contact.FirstName}},</p>
143                    <h1 style="font-size: 24px; color: rgb(51, 93, 255);">What's your email editing project?</h1>
144                    <p>Are you:</p>
145                    <p><strong>Building a new email client</strong> (i.e. the next Gmail) and need rich text editor functionality?</p>
146                    <p><strong>Building email marketing software</strong> (i.e. the next Mail Chimp) and need to add more rich text editor functionality, or enhance the default editor?</p>
147                    <p>Then use the only WYSIWYG editor that is trusted by 1.5M developers.</p>
148                    <p><a style="background-color: rgb(51, 93, 255); padding: 12px 16px; color: rgb(255, 255, 255); border-radius: 4px; text-decoration: none; display: inline-block;" href="https://tiny.cloud/pricing">Get started with your 14-day free trial</a></p>
149                  </div>
150                </td>
151              </tr>
152              <tr>
153                <td style="padding: 0 64px 16px;">
154                  <table border="0" style="width: 100%;">
155                    <tr>
156                      <td style="width: 48%; vertical-align: top;">
157                        <div class="tinymce" id="editor-2" style="font-family: 'helvetica', sans-serif; color: #243376; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.5;">
158                          <p><img src="https://img.icons8.com/doodle/96/000000/critical-thinking.png" alt="" width="96" height="96"></p>
159                          <h2 style="font-size: 18px;">Curious about TinyMCE?</h2>
160                          <p>Play with this demo to see how our email WYSIWYG editor works.</p>
161                        </div>
162                      </td>
163                      <td style="width: 4%"></td>
164                      <td style="width: 48%; vertical-align: top;">
165                        <div class="tinymce" id="editor-3" style="font-family: 'helvetica', sans-serif; color: #243376; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.5;">
166                          <p><img src="https://img.icons8.com/doodle/96/000000/electrical--v1.png" width="96" height="96"></p>
167                          <h2 style="font-size: 18px;">Try Premium plugins</h2>
168                          <p>Sign up for a 14-day trial and try out all our premium plugins.</p>
169                        </div>
170                      </td>
171                    </tr>
172                  </table>
173                </td>
174              </tr>
175              <tr>
176                <td style="background-color: #eff0f6; padding: 24px 64px;">
177                  <p style="margin: 0; font-family: 'helvetica'; font-size: 12px; color: #a0a9c5;"><a href="#" style="color: #a0a9c5;">Update your email preferences</a> or <a href="#" style="color: #a0a9c5;">unsubscribe</a>.</p>
178                  <p style="margin: 0; font-family: 'helvetica'; font-size: 12px; color: #a0a9c5;">Tiny Technologies | 2100 Geng Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303 USA</p>
179                </td>
180              </tr>
181            </table>
182          </td>
183        </tr>
184      </table>
185    </div>
186  </div>

"This was exactly one of those upgrades that made our tool more usable. The bigger the feature set people have at their disposal, the more they will use the tool, and the more useful it will be for them. That’s exactly what we’re looking to do with every feature upgrade that we implement, and that’s what Tiny helped us do here."

Matt Byrom|Managing Director, Project.co

"TinyMCE is an easy-to-use, intuitive tool, and everyone is happy using it. The way that we have been able to customize the editor is fantastic."

Paul Caisley|Founder & Digital Studio Director, El Roboto

"The amount of money that our clients were spending on email marketing was ridiculous, but TinyMCE helped us build a more cost-effective solution. It just makes everything nice and easy for them - it's a massive difference. We wouldn’t be able to work without it."

Rob Wells|CEO, DDSN Interactive

"Offering customizable templates with Tiny has helped us grow and helps our customers differentiate themselves in the market. Thanks to Tiny, our customers have been able to take control of their own marketing and branding."

Mariya Nomanbhoy|COO, Sighten

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Flexibility to fit into your email creation workflow and provides a variety of options and configurations

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Our WYSIWYG email editor is built to mimic the tools your users know and love. There’s no ramp-up or steep learning curves – it’s an editing experience your users already know and enjoy.

Spotlight on user experience, with the same tools and buttons your creators are used to using in email editing programs, as well as a clean copy-paste experience

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Take the guesswork out of email creation and publish clean and compliant output from the email HTML editor that’s trusted by 1.5M developers, and over 40% of the world’s websites.

Fits within an enterprise-grade tech stack via 400+ customizable APIs and 12+ framework integrations to create the experience users need

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HTML You Can Trust

HTML email editing tool

Every email offers a chance to convert customers, build awareness and engagement. So it's crucial to choose an intuitive WYSIWYG email editor that's feature-rich and easy to use for marketers, content creators, marketing ops, or writers who don’t have coding skills.

Equally, the editor must be totally customizable so your developers can control the back-end, integrate with existing martech stacks and be confident the HTML output is clean, compliant and reads well on email clients.

TinyMCE is downloaded 350M+ times every year and available through either a free, open source license or a paid commercial license.

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All the WYSIWYG features
developers (and users) expect

Email Creation

Email Creation

Enable users to create amazing emails without needing to know code

  • Insert predefined, read-only Merge Tags (also known as personalization tokens, or mail merge fields) into your content
  • Use Tables to properly lay out emails according to design best practices
  • Error-free clean copy-paste from Word, Excel and Google Docs with PowerPaste
  • With Templates, users can insert premade sections or boilerplate content to accelerate the creation of emails
  • Non-editable plugin protects key sections such as the head or footer from being edited
  • Make emails fun and improve your open and click through rates with Emoji Picker
  • Inline Editing and Contextual Toolbar lets users style their content in-place as they navigate through the email layout
  • Customize the UI with pre-made Skins and Icons or build your own
  • Autosave avoids the risk of losing content

Clean HTML

Clean HTML

Avoid spam filters or poor rendering in email clients with clean and compliant code

  • Generates compliant HTML that’s mobile and desktop friendly
  • CSS styles like font-size and color are applied inline for optimal email client compatibility
  • Specify your target HTML schema to ensure compliance with email clients
  • Strict control over the generated HTML with 20+ other content filtering options, including the ability to specify what elements are allowed and disallowed
  • Use Accessibility Checker to ensure consistent and proper usage of alt tags and other flags spam filters look for

Instant Messaging

Instant Messaging

Empower users to communicate in real-time with features they know and love

  • Increase efficiency with powerful and intuitive keyboard shortcuts
  • Insert images, including animated GIFs with PowerPaste or drag-and-drop functionality
  • Include rich content from Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and more with Enhanced Media Embed
  • Convey emotion and tone with the Emoji Picker
  • Let users share formatted code snippets with the Code Sample plugin
  • Use Mentions to allow users to tag each other within chats
  • Autosave avoids the risk of losing content

Quality Control

Quality Control

Avoid embarrassments and protect your brand integrity

  • Eliminate broken links with Link Checker
  • Build custom dictionaries to ensure content is on-brand with Spell Checker Pro and globally consistent spelling with simultaneous checking of up to 13 languages (plus medical terminology)
  • Fix obvious (and not-so-obvious) mistakes before they see the light of day with Autocorrect
  • Restrict font choices to only those available on popular email clients
  • Optional Advanced Code Editor allows power users to make tweaks to HTML code where needed
  • Maintain regulatory standards and avoid potential fines and lawsuits with Accessibility Checker (WCAG and ARIA)

Image Management

Image Management

Let your users easily upload and insert images into emails

Image Tools lets users apply 10 powerful transformations to their images, including crop, rotate, resize and other filters

Manage your files or images in the cloud with Tiny Drive:

  • Upload and browse files, and insert images inside TinyMCE
  • Import existing assets from any connected Google Drive or Dropbox account
  • Minimal configuration, integrates seamlessly
  • Secure – uses utilizes JSON Web Tokens (JWT)
  • Scalable – uses Amazon S3 cloud storage
  • Note: Tiny Drive is an add-on to TinyMCE



Enable users to send to anywhere in the world, from anywhere in the world

  • 38 fully-vetted, professional UI translations
  • 37 community-contributed UI translations
  • 13 languages supported with Spell Checker Pro

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Unmatched domain experience

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Every day, the world’s biggest enterprise brands and growing startups rely on TinyMCE for their mission-critical editing needs. For the last two decades, we’ve consistently innovated to create the acknowledged best-in-class rich text editor, that lets developers and creators do more with less by providing:

  • Smooth, lightweight code that achieves both speed and flexibility across every major browser
  • A consistent and reliable release process, providing headache-free upgrades
  • A reliable enterprise-grade editor that's easily customized and also available through an open-source license
  • Reusable, modular components, 400+ APIs and 14+ framework integrations


12+ integrations and 400+ flexible APIs

Easily integrates into your tech stack. Enhances your editing experience. 7 first-party and 5 third-party endorsed integrations that make development easier.

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Every day, our Engineering team solves issues the right way, our Product team encourages perfect results (even if launch dates occasionally slip) and the Customer Success team delivers support that’s reliable, fast and friendly. We’re proud of:

  • Maintaining industry-leading response rates across dedicated SLAs
  • 96% support ticket customer satisfaction* (Based on Zendesk ratings)
  • 2.84 hr average response time* (August 2021 data)

Help when and where you need it

Enterprise-Grade Support

Responsive, in-house support to help you implement, customize and troubleshoot.

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Thousands of questions and answers updated daily on StackOverflow and Github.

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Tutorials, quickstarts, code samples and videos to help you deploy faster.

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Collaborative team that grows with you

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We let companies focus on their core business, so they don’t have to worry about rich text editing. Product teams can delight their users and creators can work smarter, faster and more productively. Our modus operandi is to be:

  • Helpful
  • WYSIWYG and easy to work with
  • Consultative, partnering with you throughout your stages of growth
  • Champions of open source and the dev community who make it all possible

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