SOURCE: Ephox Corporation

Ephox Corporation

March 29, 2011 08:01 ET

Ephox Releases Update to Enterprise Version of TinyMCE

New Version 3.4.1 Improves Performance, Usability and Accessibility for TinyMCE Users

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - March 29, 2011) - Ephox, a leading provider of software for optimizing web content production, today released Ephox Enterprise TinyMCE version 3.4.1. The new release includes updates from the open source, community release of TinyMCE 3.4.1, as well as new features that improve performance, usability and accessibility. The updates will be highlighted by key team members from Ephox and Moxiecode at the inaugural Silicon Valley TinyMCE Meetup on March 31, 2011 in Palo Alto.

The 3.4.1 release incorporates a number of significant updates, including a new serializer engine that improves the performance of TinyMCE, particularly when working with large documents. The media plugin has been updated to support YouTube and HTML5 video display. In addition, list handling has been enhanced to provide improved cross browser consistency, and a new autolink plugin automatically produces hyperlinks. 

Several accessibility features such as auto detection for high contrast mode have also been added, enabling TinyMCE to meet the W3C's Web Accessibility Initiative for Accessible Rich Internet Applications (WAI-ARIA) guidelines.

"The latest release of TinyMCE will ensure it remains the number one choice for rich text editing on the web," said Andrew Roberts, CEO of Ephox. "TinyMCE is such an important part of web technology, and we are looking forward to gathering feedback to help shape the roadmap for new product extensions and plugins."

Developers and executive team members from Ephox and Moxiecode, the creators of the open source version of TinyMCE, will be on-hand at the Silicon Valley TinyMCE Meetup in Palo Alto on March 31, 2011. All TinyMCE developers are invited to attend to discuss integration tips, prioritize bug fixes, and contribute ideas for the product roadmap.

About TinyMCE

TinyMCE is an open source, WYSIWYG editor based in JavaScript that is used to create millions of web pages, blog posts, emails, wiki entries every day. Popular for its full set of rich text editing features, TinyMCE is used to publish over 40 million posts daily on online publishing services including Tumblr,, Posterous, TypePad and Squarespace. TinyMCE is available in leading open source content management systems (CMS) including Drupal, Joomla and Alfresco. Finally, TinyMCE is also included in many enterprise software products such as Jive Software, Atlassian's Confluence and Oracle Beehive. TinyMCE has been downloaded by developers more than three million times.

About Ephox

Ranked number 70 on Inc. Magazine's fastest growing private software companies, Ephox's products and services transform the quality and efficiency of web content production. The company's OEM solutions help power the web content systems of many of the industry's leaders including EMC, IBM, Oracle, Open Text and Constant Contact. Ephox products are also used by thousands of enterprise customers to improve the way they produce web content.

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