WYSIWYG (‘what you see is what you get’) Editor is an add-in used in the backend for content editing. It allows people who don’t work with HTML to edit content. Besides, it speeds up content publishing as there is no need to put in all the tags and attributes. By using the editor, you can see how the updates will look like while creating the frontend of a Magento 2 website.
If you haven’t yet migrated, you can still enjoy this handy feature in our Magento blog extension.
Handy, isn’t it? However, the other side of the HTML WYSIWYG editor is that sometimes it can break bonds and insert the markup code where it is unwanted. Therefore, a qualified Magento 2 developer has to know the markup language to get into the code and clean everything up.
And then change to General>Content Management:
Don’t forget to click the Save Config button.
When switching between Show/Hide Editor and refreshing the page the WYSIWYG Editor appears only randomly, images are broken/ not showing or nothing happens at all. Have come across the issue? Check all the basic requirements. If the editor still doesn’t work, make sure the cache is cleared.