Giving Movable Type WYSIWYG Editing
If you use Movable Type, you've probably gotten used to the bare-bones text entry field. And you're probably used to entering raw HTML tags into your blog posts. Kinda sucky, no?
Or, possibly, you've gotten used to paying for enhancements. There are ways to pretty up the text entry fields, they just cost money. But I'm going to show you how to get a free GUI for WYSIWYG editing. Yes, this will make blogging with Movable Type a lot more like typing out a nicely formatted Word document. No arcane tags to learn.
Here is a small screenshot of what you'll have when the project is done. You can click it for a larger version, if you're curious.
Yes, you can work with images right in the text entry field. That's how I added the screenshot. Adding italics or other formatting involves no tags for you, just buttons. Ready to modify your Movable Type system? Let's do it!