Notes: Free Text Editors
Keep trying to make time to study but it is not happening so far – partial reason getting too distracted with other things. Must stay off facebook!!
Just time to write some notes of text editors as Windows alternatives to text wrangler. These are from a message in the forums.
- Notepad++ – this is what I am using – http://notepad-plus-plus.org/
- Sublime – http://www.sublimetext.com/
- Bluefish – http://bluefish.openoffice.nl/index.html
- Brackets – http://brackets.io/
- HTML Kit – I have used this in the past – http://www.htmlkit.com/
- Atom – a desktop application based on web technologies – https://atom.io/
Additions from Comments here and in the Forum
- Visual Studio Express is free: https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/products/visual-studio-express-vs.aspx
- Microsoft Expression Web 4: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=36179
- Aptana Studio: http://www.aptana.com/ open-source web development IDE
Other Editors to Note
I haven’t tried these out just mentioning for completeness
Komodo Edit – http://komodoide.com/komodo-edit/
Codeanywhere.com https://codeanywhere.com/ This is an online coding platform. There is a free plan and then scaling up prices for more powerful versions, so that you can upgrade as you develop a freelance career. It is a platform for developing your code and for sharing it, but also has FTP functionality.
Post updated 3 June 2015