Installing Wygwam on ExpressionEngine 2.x

Wygwam is powered by CKEditor. It’s fast, accessible, and produces clean, semantic markup.

You need ExpressionEngine 2.x with PHP5 to install Wygwam on web server 😉
Find a latest & stable version here..

1. Upload the ee2/third_party/wygwam folder to system/expressionengine/third_party/
2. Upload the themes/third_party/wygwam folder to themes/third_party/
3. Install the fieldtype in Add-Ons → Fieldtypes
4. While installing, choose to install the as module also
5. Enter License for Wygwam
6. Create a new channel field for news or pages
7. Use shortcode {wygwam} while displaying in front end in template files 😉

Admin -> Channel Administration -> Channel Fields -> About / News -> Create a New Channel Field

Type = Wygwam
Field Label = Wygwam

Editor Configuration: If you select “Yes”, Wygwam won’t initialize CKEditor until the field is clicked on.

Refer below gallery for general idea about Wygwam Plugin

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