Amaya web editor is used to create and update documents directly on the web. This a free and open source WYSIWYG web authoring tool with browsing abilities, created by a structured editor project at the INRIA. Browsing features are seamlessly integrated with the editing and remote access features in a uniform environment. Amaya is an open source software project hosted by W3C and contribute in many forms (documentation, translation, writing code, fixing bugs, porting to other platforms…).
Using Amaya you can create Web pages and upload them onto a server. Authors can create a document from scratch, they can browse the web and find the information they need, copy and paste it to their pages, and create links to other Web sites. All this is done in a straightforward and simple manner, and actions are performed in a single consistent environment. Editing and browsing functions are integrated seamlessly in a single tool.
- The Amaya software is written in C and is available for Windows, Unix platforms and MacOS X .
- It supports HTML 4.01, XHTML 1.0, XHTML Basic, XHTML 1.1, HTTP 1.1, MathML 2.0, many CSS 2 features, and SVG.
- This version provides a template support partly funded by the 6th Framework Programme of the European Commission as part of the Paletteproject.
- Several (X)HTML, native MathML (.mml) and SVG (.svg) documents can be displayed and edited at a time.