Atom vs. Neovim vs. CotEditor

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Favorites

341

Favorites

47

Favorites

2

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • 6.58K
  • 4.64K
  • 0
  • 1.42K
  • 906
  • 245
  • -
  • 87
  • 0

GitHub Stats

Description

What is Atom?

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.

What is Neovim?

Neovim is a project that seeks to aggressively refactor Vim in order to: simplify maintenance and encourage contributions, split the work between multiple developers, enable the implementation of new/modern user interfaces without any modifications to the core source, and improve extensibility with a new plugin architecture.

What is CotEditor?

CotEditor is a lightweight plain-text editor for OS X.

Pros

Why do developers choose Atom?
  • Why do you like Atom?

    Why do developers choose Neovim?
  • Why do you like Neovim?

    Why do developers choose CotEditor?
    Why do you like CotEditor?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using Atom?
    Downsides of Atom?

    What are the cons of using Neovim?
    No Cons submitted yet for Neovim
    Downsides of Neovim?

    What are the cons of using CotEditor?
    No Cons submitted yet for CotEditor
    Downsides of CotEditor?

    Companies

    What companies use Atom?
    752 companies on StackShare use Atom
    What companies use Neovim?
    10 companies on StackShare use Neovim
    What companies use CotEditor?
    0 companies on StackShare use CotEditor

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Atom?
    11 tools on StackShare integrate with Atom
    What tools integrate with Neovim?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Neovim
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to Atom, Neovim, and CotEditor?

    • Sublime Text - A sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose.
    • Visual Studio Code - Build and debug modern web and cloud applications, by Microsoft
    • Vim - Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing
    • Notepad++ - Free source code editor and Notepad replacement

    See all alternatives to Atom

    Latest News

    Atom 1.24
    The State of Atom’s Performance
    Atom 1.23


    Interest Over Time


    Get help choosing one of these