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Description

What is Brackets?

With focused visual tools and preprocessor support, Brackets is a modern text editor that makes it easy to design in the browser. Try Creative Cloud Extract (preview) for Brackets for an easy way to get clean, minimal CSS straight from a PSD with no generated code.

What is CodeMirror?

CodeMirror is a JavaScript component that provides a code editor in the browser. When a mode is available for the language you are coding in, it will color your code, and optionally help with indentation.

What is CotEditor?

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

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    Cons

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    Companies

    What companies use Brackets?
    34 companies on StackShare use Brackets
    What companies use CodeMirror?
    23 companies on StackShare use CodeMirror
    What companies use CotEditor?
    0 companies on StackShare use CotEditor

    Integrations

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    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Brackets
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    What are some alternatives to Brackets, CodeMirror, 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
    • Atom - A hackable text editor for the 21st Century

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