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Microsoft Expression Web Alternatives for Linux

Microsoft Expression Web is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Pinegrow Web Editor. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try BlueGriffon or KompoZer. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Microsoft Expression Web and 11 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Microsoft Expression Web are Google Web Designer, NVU, TweakStyle and Quanta Plus.

Microsoft Expression Web alternatives are mainly Code Editors but may also be Text Editors or Website Builders. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Microsoft Expression Web.
This page was last updated Feb 11, 2021
  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows
  • .NET Framework

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  1. Pinegrow Web Editor

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • CSS
    • Sass
    • Wordpress
    • Atom
    • Bootstrap

    Pinegrow is a Mac, Windows and Linux web editor that lets you build responsive websites faster with live multi-page editing, CSS & SASS styling, CSS Grid editor and smart components for Bootstrap, Foundation and WordPress.

  2. BlueGriffon is a WYSIWYG content editor for the World Wide Web. Powered by Gecko, the rendering engine of Firefox, it can edit Web pages in conformance to Web Standards.

    Discontinued

    Last version 3.1 was released on October 14th, 2019 according to their official website.

    Most users think BlueGriffon is a great alternative to Microsoft Expression Web.


  3. KompoZer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com

    KompoZer is a complete web authoring system that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG web page editing.

    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.

    Most users think KompoZer is a great alternative to Microsoft Expression Web.
  4. Google Web Designer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Google Web Designer is a a program from Google for creating interactive HTML5 ads and other HTML5 content for any device.

    Google Web Designer vs Microsoft Expression Web opinions
    Some users think Google Web Designer is a great alternative to Microsoft Expression Web, some don't.

    You can only use it for sites, who are designed with Google Web Designer. No import of existing Webs possible.

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    Can't edit HTML from other sources. A pretty big problem!!!

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  5. NVU

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com

    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.

    Discontinued

    Development has stopped at June 2005 with version 1.0. KompoZer and BlueGriffon are forks.



  6. An IDE tailor-made for web design and frontend development.

    TweakStyle vs Microsoft Expression Web opinions
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    Fails to provide auto-completion for HTML tags when editing raw HTML in the HTML editor.

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  7. Quanta Plus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    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.

    Discontinued

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

  8. Mirrored Mockup Design

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Google Chrome

    Stop writing your code! Start drawing it!.

    Discontinued

    This application is officially no longer under development.

  9. CSSED

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    If you have experience with TopStyle for windows and you are searching for a similar software for Linux, STOP YOUR SEARCH! CSSED is right for you. In fact, CSSED has good features as a color picker and a CSS helper. So, you can edit your CSS code only with the use of Mouse.

  10. WDT - Web Developer Tools

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Python

    WDT - Web Developer Tools is a suite of useful tools for web developers.

    Discontinued

    Last update was on July 7th, 2011.

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