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What is 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.

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 CotEditor?

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

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Companies

What companies use Sublime Text?
1687 companies on StackShare use Sublime Text
What companies use Atom?
1004 companies on StackShare use Atom
What companies use CotEditor?
0 companies on StackShare use CotEditor

Integrations

What tools integrate with Sublime Text?
6 tools on StackShare integrate with Sublime Text
What tools integrate with Atom?
12 tools on StackShare integrate with Atom
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What are some alternatives to Sublime Text, Atom, and CotEditor?

  • 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
  • Emacs - The extensible self-documenting text editor.

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