A what you see is what you get (WYSIWYG) editor, is an editor common in CMS's, document authoring systems etc. Any system where a user needs to input formatted text.
The point of this demo is to show off quill, but you could also use this demo as a starting point to buid a proper app out of.
For this demo you will need a few things, i've outlined the requirements below and how to set them up:
1. Flask: to get Flask you can either use
pip install flask or in the folder with this readme run
pip install -r requirements.txt
2. Quill: Since quill is being demoed here I have taken the liberty of setting it up in this demo. To use in your own projects you will need to download it here
- Install the prerequisites found in the requirements section of this readme.
- Run the program using
- Open a web browser and go to http://localhost:5000
Whenever you hit submit you will see the output results in the terminal.
Real World Applications
The real world applications are somewhat endless, the quill website mentions linkedin, salesforce, slack and others.
By default this demo is using the 'snow' teme for quill, check out some of the others here.