What IDE?

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  1. Lindsay Miles
    Lindsay Miles avatar
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    Dec 2009

    Posted 08 Feb 2012 Link to this post

    What IDE is best to use to develop html5 websites and/or apps?

  2. Answer
    Sebastian avatar
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    Posted 09 Feb 2012 Link to this post

    Hello Lindsay,

    There is no recommended IDE for HTML5 code editor, hence what your preferences for html editor are should suffice. A few random options you might consider are TextMate, PageSpinner, SciTe, etc.

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  3. nik
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    Posted 09 Mar 2012 Link to this post

    you understand the IDE is almost important as the SDK - the JScript is traditionally crap for developing and without a proper IDE to keep you from making a mess in the code and help with properties, value types, object inheritance, debugging, interface preview etc.. you are spending 5 times more time to develop same thing with a proper development language (.NET/MS VS or AS3/Eclipse).
    Unfortunately to date there is no such IDE - there are a lot of attempts that make things worse and practicably manage to slow down the HTML 5 penetration with years.
    The good think is we already have few very good SDK's including Kendo - now we just need one or two years for the IDE's to catch up.
  4. Basem
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    Dec 2010

    Posted 23 Mar 2012 Link to this post

    Try JetBrain's WebStorm. It's made for JavaScript although a little bloated:

    For light scripting, I like Sublime Text :)
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