One of the most awaited feature is available in SharePoint Online now. We can now create documents like word, excel, powerpoint in SharePoint Online.
Follow the below steps to achieve it:
1. Open browser and Click Tools and then choose Manage Add-ons.
2. Make sure you choose "All add-ons" under Show.
3. Look for "SharePoint OpenDocuments Class" in the Add-on's list and DISABLE IT.
Lets test it!!..
Create a private site collection using any template, open a document library and choose new document.
Enjoy creating documents WITHOUT the need of Office Client!!..