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Eight Reasons Why Emacs is Better Than Your Current Text Editor

If you’re reading this article, chances are you regularly use Notepad, Visual Studio, or Sublime to write code and edit text. Here’s why you should use Emacs instead.

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Emacs is a command line text editor that you can use to accomplish practically any development-related task. If you’re not already familiar with command line editors, they are programs that…




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