I’m sure most computer programmers use more than one text editor. I have Notepad++, Sublime Text, Atom and Visual Studio Code installed on my computer. I don’t even really have a favourite. It depends what I am doing. Here’s an example. I needed to document a SQL Server project I […]

Notepad++ Text Editor

The Sublime text editor is one of the more popular text editors out there for developers. It is a source code editor. You don’t need to be writing programs or scripts to use it however. It is proprietary (not open source) software. It natively supports many programming languages and markup […]

Sublime Text Editor

Plunker is an online community for creating, collaborating on and sharing your web development ideas. In the website’s tag line it says: “Helping developers make the web”. The Plunker website lists it’s main features: Real-time code collaboration Fully-featured, customizable syntax editor Live previewing of code changes As-you-type code linting Forking, […]

Plunker Introduction

Here is what Wikipedia says about Atom: “Atom is a free and open-source text and source code editor for OS X, Linux, and Windows with support for plug-ins written in Node.js, and embedded Git Control, developed by GitHub. Atom is a desktop application built using web technologies. Most of the […]

Atom Text Editor Introduction

Visual Studio Code is a programmer’s text editor written by Microsoft. It is a lightweight but powerful source code editor which runs on your desktop and is available for Windows, Mac and Linux. It comes with built-in support for JavaScript, TypeScript and Node.js and has a rich ecosystem of extensions […]

Visual Studio Code Introduction