Brackets vs. Kakoune vs. CotEditor



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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 Kakoune?

Kakoune is a code editor heavily inspired by Vim, as such most of its commands are similar to vi’s ones. Kakoune can operate in two modes, normal and insertion. In insertion mode, keys are directly inserted into the current buffer. In normal mode, keys are used to manipulate the current selection and to enter insertion mode.

What is CotEditor?

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

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Pros

Why do developers choose Brackets?
Why do you like Brackets?

Why do developers choose Kakoune?
Why do you like Kakoune?

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

Cons

What are the cons of using Brackets?
No Cons submitted yet for Brackets
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What are the cons of using Kakoune?
No Cons submitted yet for Kakoune
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What are the cons of using CotEditor?
No Cons submitted yet for CotEditor
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Pricing

How much does Brackets cost?
How much does Kakoune cost?
How much does CotEditor cost?

Companies

What companies use Brackets?
49 companies on StackShare use Brackets
What companies use Kakoune?
0 companies on StackShare use Kakoune
What companies use CotEditor?
0 companies on StackShare use CotEditor

Integrations

What tools integrate with Brackets?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Brackets
No integrations listed yet
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Brackets, Kakoune, and CotEditor?

  • Visual Studio Code - Build and debug modern web and cloud applications, by Microsoft
  • Sublime Text - A sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose.
  • Vim - Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing
  • Atom - A hackable text editor for the 21st Century

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