Pasting from Word

This video introduces you to:

  • how to use the ‘Show / Hide the kitchen sink’ to view the Advanced formatting toolbar
  • how to use the Visual Editor to paste from MS Word into a post or page

When you copy and paste text directly from MS Word into a post or page it can add HTML to your post/page that can impact on your text formatting or how your theme displays. While the text you paste might look fine in the Visual Editor, when you click on the HTML tab you’ll see all the extra code added from MS Word. Find out how to properly paste from Word.