Syntax highlighter plugins for WordPress are special plugins that help you to customize the codes that you add to your article or website so that it is not depicted as a messy lot that is pretty troublesome to analyse and study. Following are a list of the ten best WordPress admin syntax highlighter plugins that you can use.
In this post Top 15+ Free Syntax Highlighter Plugins for WordPress that can help you to embed code into WordPress websites or blog.
1. Crayon Syntax Highlighter
A Syntax Highlighter built in PHP and jQuery that supports customizable languages and themes. It can highlight from a URL, or WordPress post text. Crayon makes it easy to manage Language files and define custom language elements with regular expressions. It also supports some neat features like:
2. SyntaxHighlighter Evolved
3. Syntax Highlighter MT
This plugin works like many of the others that enable the use of the Syntax Highlighter tool. Dynamic plugin loading is now available as part of the Syntax Highlighter tool, making brush configuration obsolete.
4. WP SyntaxHighlighter
This plugin is code syntax highlighter based on Alex Gorbatchev’s SyntaxHighlighter ver. 3.0.83 and 2.1.382.
5. WP Code Highlight
WP Code Highlight provides syntax highlighting of source code snippets and it is W3C valid. Wrap code blocks with <pre> and </pre> It provides a code button(HTML editor) to help you insert code in articles easily.
6. Code Prettify
100% automatic code highlighting using the Prettify library. No shortcodes, no classnames, pure awesome.
7. WP Prism Syntax Highlighter
WP Prism Syntax Highlighter enables you to use Prism by Lea Verou in your WordPress blog
8. Advanced Code Editor
Enables syntax highlighting in the integrated themes and plugins source code editors with line numbers, AutoComplete and much more. Supports PHP, HTML
WP-Syntax provides clean syntax highlighting using GeSHi — supporting a wide range of popular languages. It supports highlighting with or without line numbers and maintains formatting while copying snippets of code from the browser.
10. Syntax Highlighter Compress
Syntax Highlighter ComPress is a plugin for code syntax highlighting. It loads fast on the website and code can pasted easily into WordPress.