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A proprietary text editor for macOS
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What is BBEdit?

It has been crafted to serve the needs of writers, Web authors and software developers, and provides an abundance of features for editing, searching, and manipulation of prose, source code, and textual data.
BBEdit is a tool in the Text Editor category of a tech stack.

Who uses BBEdit?

4 companies reportedly use BBEdit in their tech stacks, including iOS,, and M1PR, Inc..

28 developers on StackShare have stated that they use BBEdit.

BBEdit Integrations

Pros of BBEdit
Support for character encodings and file formats
Flexible project file management
Snippets functionality includes substitutions
Highly extensible (plugins, text filters, etc)
Superb regex find/replace

BBEdit's Features

  • intelligent interface
  • Integrate Smoothly Into Existing Workflows

BBEdit Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to BBEdit?
TextMate brings Apple's approach to operating systems into the world of text editors. By bridging UNIX underpinnings and GUI, TextMate cherry-picks the best of both worlds to the benefit of expert scripters and novice users alike.
Sublime Text
Sublime Text is available for OS X, Windows and Linux. One license is all you need to use Sublime Text on every computer you own, no matter what operating system it uses. Sublime Text uses a custom UI toolkit, optimized for speed and beauty, while taking advantage of native functionality on each platform.
At GitHub, we're building the text editor we've always wanted. A tool you can customize to do anything, but also use productively on the first day without ever touching a config file. Atom is modern, approachable, and hackable to the core. We can't wait to see what you build with it.
It is a powerful, fast, and secure text editor whose helpful features make every day life easier for any user type and programming language. Windows, Mac, Linux.
Visual Studio Code
Build and debug modern web and cloud applications. Code is free and available on your favorite platform - Linux, Mac OSX, and Windows.
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BBEdit's Followers
32 developers follow BBEdit to keep up with related blogs and decisions.