WYSIWYG is a commonly used acronym for "What You See Is What You Get" (pronounced "wiz-ee-wig"). Put simply, WYSIWYG is a program that allows you to see your edits while you are making them. The Write & Edit tab of My.EzineArticles.com contains a WYSIWYG editor for expert authors to use when writing the Article Body section of their articles rather than needing to add HTML.
You can turn the WYSIWYG editor on or off depending on your skill level and preference. If you prefer not to be concerned with the basics of HTML, this tool is for you.
Turning it ON looks like this:
Turning it OFF looks like this: