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  • Sublime Text

    Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, html and prose - any kind of text file. You'll love the slick user interface and extraordinary features.

     

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux

  • WordPress

    WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. More simply, WordPress is what you use when you want to work with your blogging software, not fight it.

     

    Freemium $ $ $ Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Blackberry BSD ... iPad Self-Hosted PHP Cloudron

  • Blender

    Blender is the free and open source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline—modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing and motion tracking, even video editing and game creation.

     

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku AmigaOS MorphOS

  • Vim

    Vim ("Vi IMproved") is an advanced text editor that allows syntax highlighting, word completion and has a huge amount of contributed content. It also has a GUI version called GVim.

     

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Haiku OpenSolaris

  • Python

    Python is an interpreted, interactive, object-oriented, extensible programming language. It provides an extraordinary combination of clarity and versatility, and is free and comprehensively ported.

     

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux S60 BSD AROS Haiku AmigaOS ... OpenSolaris MorphOS

  • Eclipse

    Eclipse is an extensible development platform with runtimes and application frameworks for building, deploying and managing software across the entire software lifecycle.

     

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Atom

    A hackable text editor for the 21st Century. At GitHub, we're building the text editor we've always wanted. A tool you can customize to do anything, but also use productively on the first day without ever touching a config file.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Electron / Atom Shell

  • Git

    Git is a free & open source, distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux Android iPhone BSD Haiku

  • NetBeans

    A free, open-source Integrated Development Environment for software developers.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Write!

    Write! is a distraction-free text editor that boosts your productivity.

     

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    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux

  • gedit

    Official text editor of the GNOME desktop environment. Has syntax highlighting and is suitable for programming, with support for several languages. It is extensible with plugins.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD GNOME OpenSolaris

  • Firebug

    Firebug integrates with Firefox to put a wealth of web development tools at your fingertips while you browse. You can edit, debug, and monitor CSS, HTML, and JavaScript live in any web page.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux Firefox

    • Discontinued The Firebug extension isn't being developed or maintained any longer. The team advised to use the built-in https://alternativeto.net/software/firefox-developer-tools/ , which ship with Firebug. Last version of Firebug, 2.0.18, was released on October 7, 2016 and didn't support the browser's multi-process architecture.
  • Java

    Java is a general-purpose computer programming language that is concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, and specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android Java Mobile S60 HP webOS ... Blackberry Android Tablet BSD Blackberry 10 PlayBook Kindle Fire

  • JavaScript

    JavaScript (sometimes shortened to JS) is a lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions, most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but also used in many non-browser environments.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Chrome OS BSD ... iPad AROS Haiku

  • Visual Studio Code

    Code combines the streamlined UI of a modern editor with rich code assistance and navigation, and an integrated debugging experience – without the need for a full IDE.

     

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    Free Open Source Windows Linux Electron / Atom Shell Mac OS X

  • Geany

    Geany is a small and lightweight Integrated Development Environment. It was developed to provide a small and fast IDE, which has only a few dependencies from other packages.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Xfce

  • XAMPP

    XAMPP is a completely free, easy to install Apache distribution containing MariaDB, PHP, and Perl. The XAMPP open source package has been set up to be incredibly easy to install and to use. XAMPP is free even for commercial uses

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux PortableApps.com

  • GitLab

    GitLab is a on-premise or hosted Git repository management tool. It also includes code reviews, issue tracking, wikis, and continuous integration.

     

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    Freemium $ $ $ Open Source Linux Web BSD Self-Hosted Ruby Cloudron

  • Dia

    Dia is a GTK+ based diagram creation program for Linux, Unix, Mac OS X and Windows released under the GPL license. Dia is roughly inspired by the commercial Windows program https://alternativeto .

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux PortableApps.com FreeBSD Xfce DragonFly BSD NetBSD ... OpenBSD

    • Discontinued No new versions since 2011. Last release, 0.97.2, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • Brackets

    Brackets is an open-source editor for web design and development built on top of web technologies such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript. The project was created and is maintained by Adobe, and is released under an MIT License.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Electron / Atom Shell

  • yEd Graph Editor

    yEd is a powerful diagram editor that can be used to quickly create diagrams manually or import external data for analysis and auto-magically arrange even large data sets by just pressing a button.

     

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    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux Web BSD

  • PHP

    PHP is a widely-used general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for Web development and can be embedded into HTML.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD PHP

  • Bitbucket

    Code collaboration version control. Offers hosted (freemium) for limited (5) users, and a commercial self-hosted for a subscription. Free licenses are available for qualified open source projects, nonprofits, and classrooms.

     

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    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux Web

  • Aptana Studio

    Aptana Studio is a complete web development environment that combines powerful authoring tools with a collection of online hosting and collaboration services that help you and your team do more. Includes support for PHP, CSS, FTP, and more.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Aptana is still in development on GitHub but latest version, 3.6.1, was released in October 2014. It lacks Java 8/9 features, as well as newer Javascript and HTML 5 features.
  • IntelliJ IDEA

    IntelliJ IDEA is a free / commercial Java IDE by JetBrains. Its design is centered on programmer productivity.

     

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    Freemium $ $ $ Open Source Mac Windows Linux