It's hard to find the time, but I think this will really benefit us. It would save us an unmeasurable amount of technical debt, performance and interface freedom if we can get some of our use cases to be considered in the creation of a future web standard on this. They're open and hungry for feedback from people like us.
For those not familiar with VisualEditor:
- Demo integrated with MediaWiki (the software Wikipedia runs on): https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/VisualEditor:Basic_example_worksheet?veaction=edit
- Plain HTML demo: https://wikimedia.github.io/VisualEditor/
- Presentation on its architecture, model and technical challenges: Wikimania 2013 - VisualEditor talk (more)
- Source code: https://github.com/wikimedia/VisualEditor