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Which text editor do you use?

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Hey guys,

 

I am looking for a text editor to write HTML, CSS, PHP etc.

 

I have done some searches and sublime text looks good. But I want to find out if you recommend any others. Preferably it would have SASS/SCSS syntax or have the ability to install one.

 

Just looking for an opinion as I want my experience to be the best and quickest possible.

 

Thanks in advance,

 

James


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I am currently using NotePad++ (their website was suppose to be hacked or something at the moment.. Might be harder to get your hands on it..)

But Sublime text 2.0 seems cool too.


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I know aptana studio does HTML and CSS, so I'd imagine it'd do PHP and all the other "web" programming languages


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Sublime Text 3, Brackets, and Eclipse, all in their respective 'fields'.

 

Brackets is essentially Atom, but built specifically for webdev--also from Github.

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Notepad++


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Atom because open source

 

Not only because of that, but because it is a really good editor. I've used it for some node.js work and it worked really well for that.

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vim master race.

 

If I need a full environment I use Eclipse PHP development tools; PHPStorm is probably better but I don't care.

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These two. Notepad++ for things where line numbers are helpful, and... Yeah. Not that I do anything advanced... ;)

 

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Brackets.io for me. I found it looks much better than Notepad++, is free, open source and has a few cool features!


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Notepad ++, Sublime Text 3(win64), I also use a lot of jetbrains stuff like pycharm and rubymine.


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Really like Brakets think that I will probably use it :D

 

I've never heard of that before and it looks awesome... giving it a shot now too :). I've used Atom extensively though and came here to recommend that.


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