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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 TextMate?

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.

What is gedit?

gedit is the GNOME text editor. While aiming at simplicity and ease of use, gedit is a powerful general purpose text editor.

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Why do developers choose Atom?
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    Why do developers choose TextMate?
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    Why do developers choose gedit?
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    Cons

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

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

    What are the cons of using gedit?
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    Pricing

    How much does Atom cost?
    How much does TextMate cost?
    TextMate Pricing
    How much does gedit cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Atom?
    751 companies on StackShare use Atom
    What companies use TextMate?
    13 companies on StackShare use TextMate
    What companies use gedit?
    1 companies on StackShare use gedit

    Integrations

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

    What are some alternatives to Atom, TextMate, and gedit?

    • 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

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