CodeMirror vs. CotEditor vs. VimR

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Description

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.

What is VimR?

Project VimR is an attempt to refine the Vim experience. The goal is to build an editor that uses Vim inside with many of the convenience GUI features similar to those present in modern editors for Mac.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose VimR?
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Cons

What are the cons of using CodeMirror?
No Cons submitted yet for CodeMirror
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What are the cons of using CotEditor?
No Cons submitted yet for CotEditor
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What are the cons of using VimR?
No Cons submitted yet for VimR
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Companies

What companies use CodeMirror?
26 companies on StackShare use CodeMirror
What companies use CotEditor?
0 companies on StackShare use CotEditor
What companies use VimR?
1 companies on StackShare use VimR

What are some alternatives to CodeMirror, CotEditor, and VimR?

  • 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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