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Click to Edit


ClickToEdit will make your site ‘live’ to authors so they can edit titles and body copy. Additional functions mean you can make any piece of content: title, body or custom field, instantly editable. Great for tweaking copy or fixing errors on the fly.


  1. Download the latest version.
  2. Extract it in the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  4. In Settings->ClickToEdit decide if you want to take advantage of automatic editing or if you prefer to put the calls in manually.


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Version 1.3

Works in IE8! …. for IE8 people 🙁

Version 1.2

Added ‘Edit Text’ button to WP Admin Bar so that the JS behaviors don’t get in the way of link clicking, etc.

Version 1.1

Option to enable/disable auto-editing of fields

Version 1.0