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BBEdit Alternatives & Competitors

(47)4.5 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to BBEdit? Tons of people want Text Editor . Sublime Text, Atom, Visual Studio Code, and UltraEdit are the most popular alternatives and competitors to BBEdit.

Top Alternatives to BBEdit

  • Sublime Text
  • Atom
  • Visual Studio Code
  • UltraEdit
  • Notepad++

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to BBEdit

    #1
    #1
  1. Sublime Text

    (1,346)4.5 out of 5

    Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose. You'll love the slick user interface, extraordinary features and amazing performance.

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  2. Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose. You'll love the slick user interface, extraordinary features and amazing performance.

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    Greg B.
    GB
    It's intuitive, it's blazing fast, it has plugins for whatever you need. Sublime Text is many developers go-to for code editing. There is a lot of material and even course on how to become a power...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, Sublime Text is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to do business with
    #2
    #2
  3. Atom

    (641)4.4 out of 5

    Atom is a desk application based on web technologies that allows you to take control of your editor with CSS and other features.

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  4. Atom is a desk application based on web technologies that allows you to take control of your editor with CSS and other features.

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    Eric P.
    EP
    Perfectly fine text editor, though the fact it's developed in HTML and CSS and JS is very cool. There are a wealth of packages that augment it!

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, Atom is:

    Slower to reach roi
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    #3
    #3
  5. Visual Studio Code

    (1,153)4.6 out of 5

    Build and debug modern web and cloud applications. Code is free and available on your favorite platform - Linux, Mac OSX, and Windows.

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  6. Build and debug modern web and cloud applications. Code is free and available on your favorite platform - Linux, Mac OSX, and Windows.

    Categories in common with BBEdit:

    UH
    Visual Studio Code is very lightweight and easy to use. Because it is based on the idea of extensions, it is very customizable and have a strong community behind.

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, Visual Studio Code is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to do business with
    #4
    #4
  7. UltraEdit

    (988)4.7 out of 5

    UltraEdit is a powerful text editor and code editor for Windows, Mac, and Linux that supports nearly any programming language and easily handles huge (4+ GB) files. Includes (S)FTP, SSH console, powerful find/replace with Perl regex support, scripting / macros, and more.

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  8. UltraEdit is a powerful text editor and code editor for Windows, Mac, and Linux that supports nearly any programming language and easily handles huge (4+ GB) files. Includes (S)FTP, SSH console, powerful find/replace with Perl regex support, scripting / macros, and more.

    Categories in common with BBEdit:

    JP
    I've used many text editing applications in the last 4 decades, but once I found UltraEdit, it became my go-to solution. I still try out other editors, but I keep coming back to UE. Having it...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, UltraEdit is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to do business with
    More expensive
    #5
    #5
  9. Notepad++

    (1,665)4.6 out of 5

    Notepad++ is a source code editor and notepad replacement that supports several languages in a MS Windows environment with Syntax highlighing and folding, PCRE, customizable GUI, auto-completion and more.

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  10. Notepad++ is a source code editor and notepad replacement that supports several languages in a MS Windows environment with Syntax highlighing and folding, PCRE, customizable GUI, auto-completion and more.

    Categories in common with BBEdit:

    RY
    I like how simply everything is laid out. The menus do what they say they do - there's little searching for functions. The plugins are very good - I used the SFTP capacities a lot, and they never...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, Notepad++ is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #6
    #6
  11. Brackets

    (206)4.4 out of 5

    Brackets is a text editor tool that makes it easy to design in the browser, it iss crafted from the ground up for web designers and front-end developers.

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  12. Brackets is a text editor tool that makes it easy to design in the browser, it iss crafted from the ground up for web designers and front-end developers.

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    MM
    Free, open-source, and great in almost every aspect, when I started in web development Dreamweaver was king, now it has its niche appeal but for most of us it was time to move on, so when Adobe...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, Brackets is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    #7
    #7
  13. GNU Emacs

    (74)4.5 out of 5

    GNU Emacs is a customizable text editor that is an interpreter and dialect with extension to support text editing with content-sensitive editing modes, built-in documentation, Unicode support, and more.

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  14. GNU Emacs is a customizable text editor that is an interpreter and dialect with extension to support text editing with content-sensitive editing modes, built-in documentation, Unicode support, and more.

    Categories in common with BBEdit:

    ZM
    Fully-configurable. You can configure anything - Theme, sytnax highlighter, checker, menu options, keyboard shortcuts. Cross-platform and consistent experience. I have a github repository with...Read more
    #8
    #8
  15. TextEdit

    (106)4.0 out of 5

    TextEdit is a text editor based on the NStext and NSDocument text system of Cocoa for Mac.

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  16. TextEdit is a text editor based on the NStext and NSDocument text system of Cocoa for Mac.

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    John M.
    JM
    The TextEdit app is native to Mac operating systems. I use this as simple way to keep short-term notes, strip formatting to paste text elsewhere, and as a scratch pad. What works for me is that it...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, TextEdit is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #9
    #9
  17. Textmate

    (21)4.5 out of 5

    TextMate is a general-purpose GUI text editor for Mac OS X.

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  18. TextMate is a general-purpose GUI text editor for Mac OS X.

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    Orlando P.
    OP
    En mi opinión Textmate es el mejor editor de código existente en la actualidad. Es mi principal herramienta para el desarrollo de software y web. No tiene nada que envidiarle a otros editores de...Read more
    #10
    #10
  19. TextPad

    (107)4.4 out of 5

    TextPad7.4 is a powerful, general purpose editor for plain text files. Easy to use, with all the features a power user requires.

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  20. TextPad7.4 is a powerful, general purpose editor for plain text files. Easy to use, with all the features a power user requires.

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    CM
    This application is great for writing code. I used it for different language and was able to write many different applicationswith it. It is great for team sharing also. It has many uses.

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, TextPad is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    #11
    #11
  21. gedit

    (52)4.0 out of 5

    gEdit is a general purpose text editor that includes internationalized text, syntax highlighting, undo/redo, file reverting, print and print preview support and more.

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  22. gEdit is a general purpose text editor that includes internationalized text, syntax highlighting, undo/redo, file reverting, print and print preview support and more.

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    RK
    It is easy to use, it is a good tool for searching and replacing, it has the auto saved for data security, it has the option to be able to edit how the text looks and you can search for spelling...Read more
    #12
    #12
  23. Komodo IDE

    (30)4.4 out of 5

    Looking for a powerful editor without all the advanced functionality an IDE comes with? Komodo IDE is for you.

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  24. Looking for a powerful editor without all the advanced functionality an IDE comes with? Komodo IDE is for you.

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    UH
    My favorite feature of Komodo Edit is that it's free and easily customizable.

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, Komodo IDE is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to do business with
    Easier to admin
    #13
    #13
  25. Bluefish

    (44)4.1 out of 5

    Bluefish is a powerful editor targeted towards programmers and webdevelopers, with many options to write websites, scripts and programming code.

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  26. Bluefish is a powerful editor targeted towards programmers and webdevelopers, with many options to write websites, scripts and programming code.

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    Santiago G.
    SG
    A simple and configurable interface, being able to use it for different text formats. And multiplatform

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, Bluefish is:

    Slower to reach roi
    #14
    #14
  27. Edit+

    (47)4.3 out of 5

    Edit+ is a text editor, HTML editor, PHP editor, Java editor, and Hex veiwer for windows that can serve as a notepad replacement with features for web page authors and programmers.

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  28. Edit+ is a text editor, HTML editor, PHP editor, Java editor, and Hex veiwer for windows that can serve as a notepad replacement with features for web page authors and programmers.

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    Christopher W.
    CW
    The best thing is: The program let my use a variety of features in the free version,

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, Edit+ is:

    Easier to admin
    More expensive
    Easier to set up
    #15
    #15
  29. HTML-Kit

    (14)4.1 out of 5

    HTML-Kit is a text editor for markup and code for web development that allows you to edit, preview, validate, publish and manage projects.

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  30. HTML-Kit is a text editor for markup and code for web development that allows you to edit, preview, validate, publish and manage projects.

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    Anamika G.
    AG
    Html kit have very little size so works in less memory usages. Quick open and preview with edit time of html is awesome. Develop html and css in very quick time with preview. Project switching and...Read more
    #16
    #16
  31. SlickEdit

    (17)4.4 out of 5

    SlickEdit provides software developers with the multi-language, multi-platform code-editing capabilities they need to write better code, faster.

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  32. SlickEdit provides software developers with the multi-language, multi-platform code-editing capabilities they need to write better code, faster.

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    Ledia E.
    LE
    It’s straightforward. There is nothing I don’t understand about this software.

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, SlickEdit is:

    More expensive
    #17
    #17
  33. EmEditor

    (19)4.3 out of 5

    EmEditor is a text editor for Windows that supplies larger files and Unicode, macros, plug-ins and more.

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  34. EmEditor is a text editor for Windows that supplies larger files and Unicode, macros, plug-ins and more.

    Categories in common with BBEdit:

    RQ
    EmEditor is a light application and easy to install. It has a toolbar with excellent features in which you can highlight: macros to adjust XML and HTML, to filter to find access to suggestions and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, EmEditor is:

    More expensive
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #18
    #18
  35. Text Edit Plus

    (16)4.2 out of 5

    Tex-Edit Plus is a scriptable, ASCII text editor that fills the gap between a Apple's bare-bones TextEdit and a full-featured word processor. It's fast, efficient, and has a clean, uncluttered interface.

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  36. Tex-Edit Plus is a scriptable, ASCII text editor that fills the gap between a Apple's bare-bones TextEdit and a full-featured word processor. It's fast, efficient, and has a clean, uncluttered interface.

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    TC
    Create lists easily, included ASCII art creator. You can change the default font to something more to your liking. The randomize lines is a great feature to create raffles. Really cheap license and...Read more
    #19
    #19
  37. NoteTab

    (24)4.7 out of 5

    NoteTab is a Notepad replacement HTML and text editor with text-processing, search and replace, capture and copy text to clipboard, reusable text snippets and macros, and other utilities to help the editing process.

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  38. NoteTab is a Notepad replacement HTML and text editor with text-processing, search and replace, capture and copy text to clipboard, reusable text snippets and macros, and other utilities to help the editing process.

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    AB
    Particularly I like its interface, which has all its functions perfectly located and saves me time compared to other editors in finding the features that I will use. I like their autocomplete and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to BBEdit, NoteTab is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
    #20
    #20
  39. Kate

    (9)4.1 out of 5

    Kate is an editor and programmer software.

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  40. Kate is an editor and programmer software.

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    MM
    Kate understands the importance of editing files or content in a site or in any location. Furthermore, Kate improves the content update capacity of our company, and this for the longest time has...Read more