Apps, Tools, Services (with Alexa Rankings)

TextEdit

TextEdit

With TextEdit, you can open and edit rich text documents created in other word processing apps, including Microsoft Word and OpenOffice. You can also save your documents in a different format, so they’re compatible with other apps.

Visual Studio Code

Visual Studio Code

Visual Studio Code is a code editor redefined and optimized for building and debugging modern web and cloud applications. Visual Studio Code is free and available on your favorite platform – Linux, macOS, and Windows.

Notepad++

Notepad++

Notepad++ is a free (as in “free speech” and also as in “free beer”) source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. Running in the MS Windows environment, its use is governed by GPL License.

Sublime Text

Sublime Text

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

Atom

Atom

Atom.io – At GitHub, we’re building the text editor we’ve always wanted: hackable to the core, but approachable on the first day without ever touching a config file. We can’t wait to see what you build with it.

Brackets

Brackets

Brackets – A modern, open source text editor that understands web design.

UltraEdit

UltraEdit

UltraEdit does everything you’d expect, like code highlighting, folding, etc. but also includes unique features that set it apart.

Boost Note

Boost Note

Boost Note – An open sourced markdown editor for developers.

Geany

Geany

Geany is a powerful, stable and lightweight programmer’s text editor that provides tons of useful features without bogging down your workflow. It runs on Linux, Windows and MacOS is translated into over 40 languages, and has built-in support for more than 50 programming languages.

NoteTab

NoteTab

It’s a versatile text editor, a popular Notepad replacement, and a blazingly fast HTML editor. NoteTab gets more done in less time. Try it!