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CodePen vs TextMate: What are the differences?

CodePen: An online community for testing and showcasing user-created HTML, CSS and JavaScript code snippets. It is a social development environment for front-end designers and developers.. It functions as an online code editor and open-source learning environment, where developers can create code snippets, creatively named "pens", and test them; TextMate: The Missing Editor for Mac OS X. 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.

CodePen and TextMate are primarily classified as "Cloud IDE" and "Text Editor" tools respectively.

MAK IT, Edify, and Rude Baguette are some of the popular companies that use TextMate, whereas CodePen is used by Rescue Digital, LLC, Jan Ziemba, and CityLiv. TextMate has a broader approval, being mentioned in 19 company stacks & 63 developers stacks; compared to CodePen, which is listed in 6 company stacks and 14 developer stacks.

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Pros of CodePen
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      Syntax highlighting
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      PHP Developer
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      Javascript
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      jQuery developer
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      Native UI
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      Ruby
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      MacOS native
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      Keyboard shortcuts
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      Snippets
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      Commands
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      Clean ui
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      Low Energy Usage
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      Starts fast
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      Open Source
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      Bundles

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    Cons of CodePen
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      No support for any other git-server than github
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      What is CodePen?

      It is a social development environment for front-end designers and developers.. It functions as an online code editor and open-source learning environment, where developers can create code snippets, creatively named "pens", and test them.

      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.

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      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.
      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.
      JSFiddle
      It is an online community for testing and showcasing user-created and collaborational HTML, CSS and JavaScript code snippets, known as 'fiddles'. It allows for simulated AJAX calls.
      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.
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