Built with Electron

Electron makes it easy to build cross-platform desktop apps with web technologies, so easy it's been used to power some hugely popular apps. Check out this list of them.


  • WordPress

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

    WordPress stands as the biggest name in blogging and the company behind it all used Electron to bring WordPress.com to the desktop.

     

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  • Atom

    Free Mac Windows Linux BSD Electron / Atom Shell Website

    As with Electron, Atom is built by GitHub and its beautiful code editing experience provides a powerful showcase for Electron's capabilities, highlighting its strength as a fully adept cross-platform development tool.

     

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  • Slack

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Windows S BSD Apple Watch Electron / Atom Shell Website

    Slack is an indispensable tool for many online businesses and Electron drives its integrated desktop app.

     

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  • Visual Studio Code

    Free Windows Linux Electron / Atom Shell Mac Website

    Electron is so good, even Microsoft jumped on board and created this gorgeous and powerful IDE with it.

     

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  • Simplenote

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire Website

    Simplenote is a super convenient, cross-platform note app that keeps notes locally for privacy and security reasons. It's made by the people behind WordPress, who use Electron to bring its great note taking features to the desktop.

     

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  • Pencil Project

    Free Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com Electron / Atom Shell ... Firefox Website

    Pencil's full-featured, cross-platform GUI prototype tool was rewritten to make use of Electron for much easier development going forward.

     

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  • Ghost

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted Cloudron ... Node.JS Website

    A simple and elegant alternative to WordPress, Ghost's Electron-powered desktop app makes it easy to interact with Ghost blogs.

     

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  • Light Table

    Free Mac Windows Linux Electron / Atom Shell Website

    Known widely for its powerful live coding features, Light Table uses Electron to take its elegant IDE to multiple desktop platforms.

     

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  • Flow (task manager)

    Commercial Mac Web Android iPhone Android Tablet ... iPad Electron / Atom Shell Website

    Flow's intuitive task manager is brought to the Mac desktop with Electron.

     

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  • Marp

    Free Mac Windows Linux Electron / Atom Shell Website

    Available across platforms via Electron, Marp makes it super easy to create a presentation from a Markdown document. Just use --- to separate slides and it takes care of the rest.

     

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  • upterm

    Free Mac Linux Electron / Atom Shell Website

    Black Screen is a great-looking terminal emulator with Atom-like auto-completion built in.

     

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  • Kitematic

    Free Mac Windows Electron / Atom Shell Website

    Now part of the Docker tool set, Kitematic uses Electron to make Docker easier to use.

     

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  • PopKey

    Free Mac Windows Web iPhone iPad ... Electron / Atom Shell Website

    Possibly the easiest way to find and share fun and entertaining GIF images, PopKey supports multiple platforms including Mac and Windows with its Electron-powered app.

     

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