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Top 5 IDE for Web Development🤩

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Nowadays every application, websites, machine are more user friendly with an awesome UX/UI. So it is necessary to upgrade us by using a user friendly and awesome UX/UI IDE

In this blog we will discuss about the Top 5 Most Demanding IDE in market for Web Development

1. Visual Studio Code

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Visual Studio Code is one of the best and most demanding IDE in the Market. It is made by Microsoft Team which supports in Windows, Linux, Mac Operating System. Due to its awesome feature like syntax highlighter, Emmet Abbreviation, useful extensions, snippets, code refactor and user friendly environment it is the most using IDE near about 14 Million people daily use VS code.

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Visual Studio Code is an integrated development environment made by Microsoft for Windows, Linux and macOS. Features include support for debugging, syntax highlighting, intelligent code completion, snippets, code refactoring, and embedded Git. Users can change the theme, keyboard shortcuts, preferences, and install extensions that add additional functionality.


2. Atom

Atom

Atom is an open-source project as well as one of the best IDE for Web Development launched by Github. It is a cross-platform software supports for plugins written in JavaScript and embedded Git control means your can push, pull, commit etc for here easy as well as you write html, css, javascript code. But it has less plugins compare to vs code.

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Atom is a free and open-source text and source code editor for macOS, Linux, and Microsoft Windows with support for plug-ins written in JavaScript, and embedded Git Control. Developed by GitHub, Atom is a desktop application built using web technologies. Most of the extending packages have free software licenses and are community-built and maintained. Atom is based on Electron, a framework that enables cross-platform desktop applications using Chromium and Node.js. Atom is written in CoffeeScript and Less, but much of it has been converted to JavaScript.


3. Sublime Text

Sublime
Sublime text was built by Jon Skinner. It is a product of Sublime HQ Pty Ltd. It is a cross-platform software. It support HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Python. It user interface is decent and attractive.
Well Sublime is a text editor but then also it famous due its features like Code auto-completion, quick file navigation, Command Palette, Auto indentation and etc...

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Sublime Text is a commercial source code editor. It natively supports many programming languages and markup languages. Users can expand its functionality with plugins, typically community-built and maintained under free-software licenses. To facilitate plugins, Sublime Text features a Python API.


4. Pycharm

Pycharm

Pycharm is a modern IDE used for python, Web Development, Data Science launched by jetbrains. It provides powerful features to easy your work with syntax highlighter, structure validation, auto completion. It support HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Node JS etc. The most important part is that it is awesome for beginners. You can write both front-end and backend in it...

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PyCharm is an integrated development environment (IDE) used in computer programming, specifically for the Python language. It is developed by the Czech company JetBrains. It provides code analysis, a graphical debugger, an integrated unit tester, integration with version control systems (VCSes), and supports web development with Django as well as data science with Anaconda.


5. PHPStorm

PHPStorm

PHPStorm is a product of Jetbrains it's supports HTML 5, CSS, Sass, Less, Stylus, CoffeeScript, TypeScript, Emmet, and JavaScript, with refactorings, debugging, and unit testing available. All the features in WebStorm are included into PhpStorm, with full-fledged support for PHP and Databases/SQL support added on top.

Note: It is not free

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PhpStorm is a proprietary, cross-platform IDE for PHP, built by the Czech Republic-based company JetBrains.


Conclusion

The most famous among all of them is VS Code because due to it extensions provided, beginner friendly, Auto code completion, code beauty and many more and I know that many of you use VS Code.
Let me know in the comment section that which one is your favourite...

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jerry Almeida

Code editor != IDE 😉

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Lalit Yalamanchili • Edited

You are right. Sublime, Atom and Visual Studio Code are Code Editors. Not IDE’s
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Bob Bass

To be fair, you can turn most text editors into IDEs, independent on our technologies, a lot of the time we do just that.

I know that vs code is more like an IDE for me these days because I have different configurations for different technology stacks and they make the development experience much different than it would be without 100 or so plugins.

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Robin Schulz

I kind of agree with that. Even though most code-/text editors are meant to simply write some lines of code, they can be extended with tons of extensions, modules, plugins, etc., why you might end up with something close to an integrated development environment.

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Andrei Dascalu • Edited

True, but would you please care to explain the difference, since it seems to differ based on person as well as when a certain definition made its way "into the wild"?

Back in the day (early 90s) an IDE was something that came with the language. Eg, you install the compiler/interpreter and that came alongside an editor that allowed you syntax highlight, debugger and to execute the program.
See Turbo Pascal, Delphi as well as nowadays Android Studio or Visual Studio.

To that definition, I'm not sure which "IDE"s fit the bill. VSCode might, depending on language but in a reverse way (eg: the Go plugin can install the language as well as required tooling and leads VSCode to provide all the above functionality)

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Full Name

The last time I used an IDE, it was effectively just a driver for the editor/compiler/linker/lsp/etc components - most of which are or can be separate tools.

My terminal can drive all those parts. As you didn't put forth a specific definition of an IDE, can I call my terminal an IDE (the most language agnostic, plugin friendly, open IDE ('ve ever used)? 😉

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Arnold

Damn, I'm still thinking

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leob • Edited

Top 5 most 'demanding' editors, I have the idea that this is a bit of an arbitrary list. I wonder if Atom is still relevant, it's effectively been superseded by VSCode - both are based on the same technology (Electron) and they're very similar, but VSCode picked up where Atom left off, and went way beyond it.

I think Sublime is the most serious "general purpose" contender of the list, behind VSCode.

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Travis Fantina

I use Atom every single day.

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leob

I used Atom for one week, before switching to VSCode ... but I don't pretend to be able to compare the two products in their current state, for all I know Atom could have improved tenfold, so I'll reserve judgment.

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I used Atom for a lot longer than one week. When I switched to Go (or Rust, i dont recall which), the performance dropped to a degree that made it unusable. That was around mid to late 2019.

I would hope the perf has improved since then, but the overwhelming tide of community support behind other products still weighs against Atom imo. They can have a superior/preferable product, but if most of the users are on other platforms (particularly with products driven by user extensibility) it's difficult, perhaps impossible, not to be left behind.

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Yamiteru XYZ

I tried all of them and some other ones and find WebStorm the best IDE.

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Sattwik Sahu

So we can really use PyCharm for WEB DEV? What are the extensions to be used for NodeJS and integration with other web frameworks like Vue, Angular or libs like React? Could you please elaborate? It would be really helpful

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dikamilo

PyCharm have all that WebStorm have, so yes, you can use it for web dev. Jetbrains IDEs are generic. WebStorm is build in almost in every other IDE and you can have "any oher IDE" features in Jetbrains IDEA as plugins.

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shorthander • Edited

You can use idea or webstorm. But pycharm is the intellij ide for python and as far as I know there are no js plugins for it, or at least not for all belongings.

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Programmer • Edited

Nice Information!!
Keep sharing
My favourite one is VS Code

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Kody Technolab

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dan

hm,, webtrom should be in this list,,

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Ujjwal (UG THE SEP) Author

I will notice it next time

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Jon Randy

You mistyped the version number for Sublime Text - current version is 4. Even your download link links to version 4. Also, most of your download links are for Windoze versions of the IDEs

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Ujjwal (UG THE SEP) Author

Hey @jonrandy ,
Thanks for telling me mistake
Please have a look now🙂

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Jon Randy

Better - you've now written Sublime Text 4, but are linking to a page for version 3!

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Ujjwal (UG THE SEP) Author

Done

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Posandu

Change atom wikipedia page !

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Posandu

Fixed : )

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Enter Programmer

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Xavier Siraudin

PHPStorm is my favorite. That being said the company I work at is paying for the subscription.

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Josh

Just a heads up. If you are a student at a university you can get all of the JetBrains Ultimate IDEs for free through their website.

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Ujjwal (UG THE SEP) Author

How???
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Josh
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Johnmarison

Hi,
Nice to read this blog

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alexkarpen

Sadly is top one anymore... VS Code

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leob

Why sadly? simply a very good tool ...

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Syed Saadullah Shah

very well explained Ujjwal !