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  • Google Web Designer icon

    Google Web Designer

    Google Web Designer is a a program from Google for creating interactive HTML5 ads and other HTML5 content for any device. It offers a GUI with common design tools, such as Text Tool, Shapes and Pen Tool, as well as integrating...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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    KompoZer

    Easy Web Authoring! KompoZer is a complete web authoring system that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG web page editing. KompoZer is designed to be extremely easy to use, making it ideal for non-technical...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

    • Discontinued The project seems to be discontinued. Latest stable version, 0.7.10, was released on 2007 and last development version, 0.8b3, on 2010, but the program is still downloadable from the official website.
  • Pinegrow Web Editor icon

    Pinegrow Web Editor

    Pinegrow is a desktop app that lets you build responsive websites faster with live multi-page editing, CSS styling and smart components for Bootstrap, Foundation, AngularJS and WordPress, either visually or through code.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Atom

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    Website X5

    Create your own website! It's Easy, it's Complete and Professional WebSite X5 guarantees simplicity of use, flexibility and maximum customization so that you can create exactly the website you want.

    Commercial Windows

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    Peppermint

    Peppermint is a tweakable Swiss Army knife for Coding on your Mac. Features - 60+ different syntaxes supported - 10+ different themes - Lots of different plugins/tools for everything you need - Instantly Run/Preview your code...

    Commercial Mac

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    NVU

    Nvu (pronounced N-view, for a "new view") is a complete Web Authoring System that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) web page editing. Nvu is designed to be extremely easy to...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

    • Discontinued Development has stopped at June 2005 with version 1.0. https://alternativeto.net/software/kompozer/ and https://alternativeto.net/software/bluegriffon/ are forks.
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    Jetstrap

    Jetstrap is a 100% web-based interface building tool for Twitter Bootstrap. No software to download, just log in and build. Your work is accessible from anywhere.

    Commercial Web / Cloud

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    CodeLobster PHP Edition

    CodeLobster - Free portable PHP IDE with support Drupal, Smarty, WordPress, Joomla, JQuery, CodeIgniter, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, CakePHP, Facebook, Symfony

    Freemium Windows

  • WYSIWYG Web Builder icon

    WYSIWYG Web Builder

    Web Builder is a WYSIWYG (What-You-See-Is-What-You-Get) program used to create web pages. The program generates HTML tags while you point and click on desired functions; you can create a web page without learning HTML.

    Commercial Windows

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    CoffeeCup HTML Editor

    The CoffeeCup Free HTML Editor is a drag-and-drop HTML Editor with built-in FTP uploading. It has wizards for tables, frames, forms, and fonts, and comes with all HTML 4.0 and XHTML tags. The free version also includes wizards for...

    Freemium Windows

  • Serif WebPlus icon

    Serif WebPlus

    Flexible and powerful desktop application for designing and uploading professional-quality websites.

    Commercial Windows

    • Discontinued Serif will not release another major version of any of our ‘Plus’ range applications. They will however continue to be available for the foreseeable future. https://community.serif.com/forum/other%20products/74586/affinity-is-coming-to-windows
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    phpDesigner

    Powerful PHP IDE and PHP editor with built-in HTML, CSS and JavaScript editor. Fast. Powerful. Time-saving! phpDesigner 8 is more than just a powerful and lightning fast PHP IDE and PHP EDITOR - its also a full-featured HTML-...

    Commercial Windows

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    Zeus IDE

    A powerful, feature packed, fully configurable IDE specifically designed for Windows developers. Zeus is a fast and lean, fully scriptable, keyboard centric editor packed full of programmer specific features making it one of the...

    Commercial Windows

  • Xara Web Designer icon

    Xara Web Designer

    Xara Web Designer is a WYISWYG web design tool for the Windows platform that enables you to quickly and easily design your own web pages and websites. You can start from scratch or use one of the many supplied templates and customize...

    Commercial Windows

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  • ChrunchApp icon

    ChrunchApp

    The LESS editor and compiler that almost makes it too easy.

    Open Source Mac Windows

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  • PHP Studio icon

    PHP Studio

    PHP Studio is an easy-to-use and comprehensive development solution for PHP based websites and applications. This advanced PHP editor has many features that will streamline complete development process of editing, debugging and...

    Commercial Windows

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    Sitefinity

    Sitefinity is a Web Content Management System that leverages the .NET 4.0 development patterns familiar to Microsoft developers. Sitefinity provides a convenient drag and drop interface for creating commercial websites, community...

    Free Personal Windows Self-Hosted .NET Framework

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    Flux

    Flux is an advanced HTML5 Web design application, capable of creating stunning sites from scratch. Flux isn't a template based solution, it's a creative design environment. Flux has an amazing WYSIWYG rendering engine...

    Commercial Mac

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    Simple CSS

    Simple CSS allows you to easily create Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) from scratch, and/or modify existing ones, using a familiar point-and-click interface. With Simple CSS, you can manage multiple CSS projects and import your...

    Free Mac Windows

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  • ACE (Ajax Code Editor) icon

    ACE (Ajax Code Editor)

    Focused and built towards coders, web designers, and web builders, ACE (Ajax Code Editor) can help users get familiar with how the coding is and it's basic structure. This web app is useful for those with the basic knowledge of...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

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    Freeway Pro

    You can create stunning, interactive, standards-compliant web-sites on your Mac without having to write any code. Whether you’re designing for the desktop or the iPhone, Freeway makes it easy to deliver your creative vision to the...

    Commercial Mac

    • Discontinued SoftPress closed its doors in July 2016. See http://softpress.com/
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    HTML G

    HTML G is an online HTML editor, converter, cleaner and much more. It is an all-in-one tool which makes HTML code composing a piece of cake with its integrated functionalities, making you much faster and more effective.

    Freemium Web / Cloud

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  • Quanta Plus icon

    Quanta Plus

    Quanta Plus is a web Integrated development environment (IDE) for HTML, XHTML, CSS, XML, PHP and any other XML-based languages or scripting languages. It is part of KDE, a Linux desktop environment, released in the Kdewebdev package....

    Open Source Linux

    • Discontinued The project stopped at version 3.5.10, released on June 2, 2009. It can be still downloaded from Slax.org
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    HTMLPad

    HTMLPad is sophisticated all-in-one HTML, CSS, JavaScript and XHTML editor. Features include FTP connectivity, HTML Tidy validator, spell check.

    Commercial Windows

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    Desygner

    Desygner is an online and mobile design solution, which offers a simpler alternative to expensive and complicated design suites. The collaborative design tool allows anyone to create beautiful designs regardless of skill level.

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    WDT - Web Developer Tools

    WDT - Web Developer Tools is a suite of useful tools for web developers Task Manager Dean Edwards Javascript Compressor JSMin Css Minifier Css Type Set Generator Css Button Generator Cool Button Generator RGB / HEX...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

Microsoft Expression Web Comments

Can't believe this is free NOW :O

Comment by SirReallySam
about Microsoft Expression Web Nov 2013

It wasn't when I bought it haha XD that's all I have to say! BUT I can see why... :)

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I've installed the Expression Web 4 trial. I'm impressed wi ...

Comment by mathieumaes
about Microsoft Expression Web Jun 2011

I've installed the Expression Web 4 trial. I'm impressed with its simplicity and speed.

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ExpressionWeb3 dies on large PHP, CSS or JS files. I though ...

Comment by rxgx
about Microsoft Expression Web Jun 2011

ExpressionWeb3 dies on large PHP, CSS or JS files. I thought Java-based IDEs were bad, but this offering really lacks in development power.

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