What does WYSIWYG stand for?

What you see is what you get

Often used in the context of a "WYSIWYG Editor." May refer to Web development software that allows you to create a website visually instead of manually writing HTML code. See the WYSIWYG definition.


Adobe GoLive and Dreamweaver are WYSIWYG editors.

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Updated October 15, 2013

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