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Microsoft Expression Web Alternatives for Mac

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

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

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  1. Adobe Dreamweaver icon

    Adobe Dreamweaver

    • Mac
    • Windows
    102 alternatives to Adobe Dreamweaver 

    Tool for building websites and applications. Adobe Dreamweaver software is intended for web designers, web developers, and visual designers.

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    1.  WYSIWYG SupportAdobe Dreamweaver integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
    2.  Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    3.  Git SupportAdobe Dreamweaver supports Git, a free and open source distributed version control system.
    4.  WYSIWYG HTML EditorAdobe Dreamweaver allows you to make and preview changes to an application or website in real time, without needing to know code.
    5.  Support for Multiple MonitorsAdobe Dreamweaver supports the use of multiple displays.
    6.  Support for BootstrapAdobe Dreamweaver supports the popular CSS framework Bootstrap.
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  2. Pinegrow Web Editor icon

    Pinegrow Web Editor

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • CSS
    • Sass
    • Wordpress
    • Atom
    • Bootstrap
    105 alternatives to Pinegrow Web Editor 

    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.

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    1.  Support for BootstrapPinegrow Web Editor supports the popular CSS framework Bootstrap.
    2.  WYSIWYG SupportPinegrow Web Editor integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
    3.  WYSIWYG HTML EditorPinegrow Web Editor allows you to make and preview changes to an application or website in real time, without needing to know code.
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  3. BlueGriffon icon

    BlueGriffon

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    65 alternatives to BlueGriffon 

    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.

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    1.  WYSIWYG SupportBlueGriffon integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
    2.  WYSIWYG HTML EditorBlueGriffon allows you to make and preview changes to an application or website in real time, without needing to know code.
    Discontinued

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

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  4. Google Web Designer icon

    Google Web Designer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    32 alternatives to Google Web Designer 

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

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    1.  WYSIWYG SupportGoogle Web Designer integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
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    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. KompoZer icon

    KompoZer

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com
    66 alternatives to KompoZer 

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

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    1.  WYSIWYG SupportKompoZer integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
    2.  PortableKompoZer can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    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.

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    CSSEdit

    • Mac
    • Espresso
    40 alternatives to CSSEdit 

    CSSEdit is a visual cascading style sheet editor built-in Espresso , with CSS3 support for multi-browser gradients, shadows and more.

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    1.  Syntax HighlightingCSSEdit supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
    2.  WYSIWYG SupportCSSEdit integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
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  7. Espresso icon

    Espresso

    • Mac
    80 alternatives to Espresso 

    Espresso is a powerful text editor for web developers, from the creators of CSSEdit .

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    1.  Syntax HighlightingEspresso supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
    2.  Spell CheckingEspresso can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
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  8. Nicepage icon

    Nicepage

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Joomla
    • Wordpress
    108 alternatives to Nicepage 

    1st Website Designer breaking limitations of website builders with the freehand positioning. Nicepage generates mobile-friendly websites with the clean HTML code. Only Nicepage is available for Windows, Mac OS, WordPress, Joomla and online.

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    1.  Works OfflineNicepage can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    2.  WYSIWYG SupportNicepage integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
    3.  No Coding RequiredNicepage can be used without an coding or programming skills.
    4.  Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    5.  Ad-freeNicepage doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    6.  LightweightNicepage consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    NVU

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com
    49 alternatives to 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 use, making it ideal for non-technical...

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    1.  PortableNVU can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  WYSIWYG SupportNVU integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
      Discontinued

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

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    • Nova icon

      Nova

      124 alternatives to Nova 

      The beautiful, fast, flexible, native Mac code editor from Panic.

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      1.  Syntax HighlightingNova supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
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