[wp-hackers] RTE

Joey B tunicwriter at gmail.com
Thu Sep 14 16:04:36 GMT 2006

On 9/14/06, Matt Mullenweg <m at mullenweg.com> wrote:
> Justin Moore wrote:
> > I think it'd be interesting to see some stats from WP.com on how many
> > active users are actually using TinyMCE as opposed to the quicktags
> > interface.
> SELECT COUNT(*)  FROM `wp_usermeta` WHERE `meta_key` = 'rich_editing'
> 190497
> That's how many people have a set preference.
> SELECT COUNT(*) FROM `wp_usermeta` WHERE `meta_key` = 'rich_editing' AND
> `meta_value` = 'true'
> 183995
> So about 6500 people turned it off, I'd say that 10% of them are from
> this list. :)

Then again, this -is- WordPress.com. Drawing conclusions from that
number for users of Wordpress itself is a bit... not smart, heh.
WordPress.com is somewhat targeted at beginners, so they'll logically
have RTE on. Wordpress itself and the people who use it are different
in that respect, imho.

Joey Brooks
Milk Carton Designs || milkcartondesigns.com

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