Cloud9 IDE vs CodeSandbox vs StackBlitz

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Cloud9 IDE

507
656
+ 1
671
CodeSandbox

67
202
+ 1
14
StackBlitz

41
169
+ 1
14
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Pros of Cloud9 IDE
Pros of CodeSandbox
Pros of StackBlitz
  • 107
    Easy to use
  • 101
    Free
  • 76
    Nice UI
  • 65
    Terminal access to vm instead of simulation
  • 58
    New full ubuntu machines
  • 49
    Easy dev environment
  • 44
    Ssh access to your own machine
  • 43
    Real-time with other people
  • 43
    Free prototype hosting
  • 32
    Collaboration
  • 10
    Open Source
  • 6
    Great syntax highlighting
  • 5
    Works great
  • 4
    Nice ide
  • 4
    Better IDE than the others
  • 4
    Extremely easy setup
  • 4
    Great interface, download or upload file is nice.
  • 3
    Its easy to share code
  • 3
    You can run your project easier
  • 3
    Open-source friendly
  • 2
    Good documentation
  • 1
    Bitbucket integration
  • 1
    Versatile and robust
  • 1
    Need a credit card to get access
  • 1
    Starts a VM
  • 1
    Easy to use, seem fast, friendly ui
  • 0
    Good
  • 5
    Awesome way to fun kickstart your ReactJS apps
  • 4
    Online vs-code editor look and feel to start react
  • 3
    Is open-source
  • 2
    Easiest way to showcase
  • 7
    It just works
  • 3
    Can sign-in with third-party account. E.g. Github
  • 3
    Fast loading
  • 1
    Not able to upload images

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Cons of Cloud9 IDE
Cons of CodeSandbox
Cons of StackBlitz
  • 4
    Not free
  • 3
    250 module limit
  • 1
    Hard to use the console
  • 1
    Cannot upload Images
  • 1
    Not able to upload Images
  • 1
    Only support projects scaffolded with @angular/cli

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What is Cloud9 IDE?

Cloud9 provides a development environment in the cloud. Cloud9 enables developers to get started with coding immediately with pre-setup environments called workspaces, collaborate with their peers with collaborative coding features, and build web apps with features like live preview and browser compatibility testing. It supports more than 40 languages, with class A support for PHP, Ruby, Python, JavaScript/Node.js, and Go.

What is CodeSandbox?

CodeSandbox allows developers to simply go to a URL in their browser to start building. This not only makes it easier to get started, it also makes it easier to share. You can just share your created work by sharing the URL, others can then (without downloading) further develop on these sandboxes.

What is StackBlitz?

StackBlitz is an online IDE where you can create Angular & React projects that are immediately online & shareable via link… in just one click. 😮 It automatically takes care of installing dependencies, compiling, bundling, and hot reloading as you type.

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    What are some alternatives to Cloud9 IDE, CodeSandbox, and StackBlitz?
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    Red Hat Codeready Workspaces
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    CodePen
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    Codeanywhere
    A development platform that enables you to not only edit your files from underlying services like FTP, GitHub, Dropbox and the like, but on top of that gives you the ability to collaborate, embed and share through Codeanywhere on any device.
    Koding
    Koding is a feature rich cloud-based development environment complete with free VMs, an attractive IDE & sudo level terminal access!
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