jQuery images plugin for MediumEditor

If you’re a web developer, I’m sure you’ve came through a phase of searching for sufficient JavaScript WYSIWYG editor for your CMS. And I’m sure you’ve ended up with either

What have these two options most likely in common is a toolbar copied and pasted from MS Word from 80s.

Sadly, that’s what we’re all used to. But in 21st century must be a better way.

medium.com

That’s when I stumbled upon medium.com and fell in love with it’s beautiful editor. Simple, clean, minimalistic and intuitive.

I was even happier when I found it’s free open source clone on github - MediumEditor. Davi Ferreira did a great job preserving it’s beauty and cleanness.

jQuery images plugin for MediumEditor

For me and for using it on creator5 there was only one last piece missing - images. MediumEditor currently doesn’t handle images at all. That’s why I’ve developed the first version of jQuery images plugin for MediumEditor.

The plugin is inspired by medium.com, too and goes further with native HTML5 drag&drop.

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Demo

You can try it here: http://orthes.github.io/medium-editor-images-plugin/

Download

jQuery images plugin for MediumEditor is free, open source and released under MIT license.

You can find it on GitHub: https://github.com/orthes/medium-editor-images-plugin

Feel free to try it, use it and even better fork it and extend it.