Adds a button to CKEditor for inserting and editing abbreviations. If an existing abbr tag is selected, the context menu also contains a link to edit the abbreviation.


Drupal 7

CKEditor Module

Drupal 8

CKEditor Module - Core


  • Download the module into /modules/contrib
  • Enable the ckeditor_abbreviation module
  • Configure your WYSIWYG toolbar to include the abbreviation button.

    The button is available in the CKEditor toolbar configuration of text formats if you set ckeditor as text editor.

    Move the icon into the active toolbar. Enable the filter
    'Limit allowed HTML tags and correct faulty HTML'. Add the title attribute to the allowed HTML abbr tag, if you want to allow an explanation of the abbreviation.

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