IntelliJ IDEA vs. Visual Studio vs. WebStorm

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What is IntelliJ IDEA?

Out of the box, IntelliJ IDEA provides a comprehensive feature set including tools and integrations with the most important modern technologies and frameworks for enterprise and web development with Java, Scala, Groovy and other languages.

What is Visual Studio?

Visual Studio is a suite of component-based software development tools and other technologies for building powerful, high-performance applications.

What is WebStorm?

WebStorm is a lightweight and intelligent IDE for front-end development and server-side JavaScript.

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Why do developers choose IntelliJ IDEA?
Why do you like IntelliJ IDEA?

Why do developers choose Visual Studio?
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Why do developers choose WebStorm?
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What are the cons of using IntelliJ IDEA?
Downsides of IntelliJ IDEA?

What are the cons of using Visual Studio?
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What are the cons of using WebStorm?
No Cons submitted yet for WebStorm
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How much does IntelliJ IDEA cost?
How much does Visual Studio cost?
How much does WebStorm cost?


What companies use IntelliJ IDEA?
973 companies on StackShare use IntelliJ IDEA
What companies use Visual Studio?
849 companies on StackShare use Visual Studio
What companies use WebStorm?
564 companies on StackShare use WebStorm


What tools integrate with IntelliJ IDEA?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with IntelliJ IDEA
What tools integrate with Visual Studio?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Visual Studio
What tools integrate with WebStorm?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with WebStorm

What are some alternatives to IntelliJ IDEA, Visual Studio, and WebStorm?

  • Android Studio - Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA
  • Xcode - The complete toolset for building great apps
  • PhpStorm - Professional IDE for PHP and Web Developers
  • PyCharm - The Most Intelligent Python IDE

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