How to Add Classic Editor in WordPress Free 2021

Hello Guys, In his Post I want to show you to add classic editor in WordPress. In WordPress 5 or Above you can see there is a new editor in wordpress called gutenberg or block editor. It is very good to use but difficult to understand.

So in this post I will show you how to Add change block editor to classic editor in wordpress. Classic Editor is very easy to understand and have the Capability to add your custom HTML or CSS Code easily. 

So without wasting anytime lets take a look at how you can change the block editor to classic editor in wordpress.

How to Add Classic Editor in WordPress

If you want a classic editor in wordpress then you will need a wordpress version lower then 5. But with this most of the plugins and themes is not working with this outdated wordpress version. So I will show you how you can add a classic editor in newest wordpress versions.

Step 1: If you need a Classic version in wordpress you can download a Plugin called Classic Editor. This plugin will help you to get the classic editor in wordpress for free. But still with this plugin you will have the option to switch between the classic editor and block editor.

Download Classic Editor

Step 2: After download the plugin you want to activate it. If you download the plugin externaly then first you will need to upload the plugin first then activate it. OR if you download the plugin from the wordpress environment itself you can simply install it and activate the plugin.

Step 3: After activate the plugin you can go to the WordPress settings then go to the writing. Under Writing Section there you will see the new option. First you have the option “Default Editor for all users”. Here You have the 2 option Choose the Classic Editor.

Now Your WordPress Default Editor Will Set to the Classic Editor Enjoy 🙂

How to Switch between Classic and Block Editor in WordPress

To Switch between classic and block editor in wordpress. Simply go to the WordPress settings then go to the Writing here you can see the option “Allow Users to Switch Editors” Simply Set this to yes and save the changes.

Now go to the pages or post and here add a new page or post anything you want to add. Here in the side menu you can see the option Editor. Here you can see the option to switch between editors. Simply click the editor you want to work with and your editor will be Changed instantly.

With These steps you can switch between the editors.

Now with these steps you can add classic editor in wordpress. So Let me know your Thoughts in the comment section below.

Peace 🙂

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