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Free Editors

  • Windows: Notepad++, Vim, Aptana ( I Recommend Notepad++ ) Because it’s sooo darn flexible
  • Mac: Vim, Textwrangler, Aptana ( I recommend Vim as well as Aptana ) The Vim on Mac is a bit better than Windows Vim…It’s quite powerful. Aptana is a whole Web Development IDE
  • Linux: Vim, geEdit, Aptana, Bluefish ( I recommend BlueFish and Vim ) I already said why Vim is cool. BlueFish is quite an awesome editor too


  • Windows: e-TextEditor, UltraEdit ( I Recommend e-TextEditor ) Power of TextMate on Windows..What else can I say
  • Mac: TextMate, Coda, BBedit ( I recommend Coda as well as TextMate ) Coda is a FTP Client as well as a Code Editor. TextMate well it’s TEXTMATE
  • Linux: Vim, geEdit, Aptana ( I recommend Vim as well as Aptana in this too) Well Nothing to say here

Online Code Editors

The Advent of Online Editing is here and there’s some pretty cool editors out there

  • ShiftEdit: This one’s the Real Deal with (S)FTP and Dropbox support not to mention Git
  • Cloud9 IDE: This one’s getting quite some hip in the Web Development Industry. It doesn’t have DropBox support (But Will be added in a few weeks) Oh..It’s gonna be FTP Positive in a few days