Coding Websites or applications is a long process but there are lots of new thing we get to learn from the errors faced. Code Editors have made development easy and interesting as it fills the gap between text applications such as Notepad and full integrated Development environment such as Visual Studio, Eclipse, etc.
Code Editors are the tools which reduces the efforts to write thousand lines of code. Developers need Code Editors to save their time and code a website which is faster and easy to navigate between pages.
Some Code Editors are:
Notepad++ is a free source code editor which supports multiple languages. It is running under Microsoft environment and a replacement of Notepad. Notepad++ is written in C++ which provides high execution speed and smaller program size.
It contains features such as Auto-Completion which includes word completion, function completion, etc. and other features like Multi-View, Syntax Highlighting and folding, bookmark.
Sublime text is best editor for web designers and developers due to its extraordinary features such as user-friendly rich interface, functions, shortcuts and gives high performance. This tool is available for Windows, Linux and OS X. It has some features like
Light Table is an open-source and interactive IDE for debugging and editing. It is a cross platform which allows you to modify running programs and embed/install anything from websites to games. It gives real time feedbacks and allows us to understand how our programs actually work or execute.
VIM stands for Vi Improved which is an improved version of Vi Editor.
VIM editor is a powerful, portable and keyboard based editor. There is no need to reach for the mouse or the ctrl/alt buttons; it’s just 2 key presses with multiple functions. It exists on almost all Unix-like platforms and can be easily installed on Windows. As it is keyboard based, programmed macros are easier to understand.
It is lightweight and fast as compared to Brackets.