Adobe’s Brackets is a POWERFUL Free Text Editor for Web Developers
Windows/OS X/Linux: Adobe just launched Brackets 1.12, a text editor for web developers. It’s free and has Inline Editing, Live Preview, and Preprocessor Support features, which all deliver unique conveniences.
THE POWER OF BRACKETS
We’ve covered plenty of awesome text editors, but Adobe’s Brackets has some pretty nifty features of its own. Using the Inline Editors feature, you can see two or more files side by side instead of flipping back and forth between tabs like most other text editors. Live Previews show you the changes you make, as you make them, in the browser. You don’t have to worry about periodically refreshing the page to check on your progress. Preprocessor Support makes it easy to find, add, and edit class correlations between your HTML and CSS files: hover over a class in the index.html file and hit Command+E. Each CSS file the class is affected by will pop up, then proceed to open the file(s) you want in the inline editor to make changes. If you haven’t added CSS code for the class you select, you can do so right then with just a click.
Whether you’re a developer or a writer, a good text editor is a must-have on any computer, in any…