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Old Jul 23, 2013, 09:32 AM   #1
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HTML5 help

In windows i use to learn the basics for HTML5 in notepad.
I wonder what application/applications can i use for the macOS ?
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Old Jul 23, 2013, 10:28 AM   #2
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Ha, you are asking a bunch of programmers which text editor is best?!?
Be prepared for a flood of answers (and the real answer is they're all good once you get used to them).

You can't go wrong with TextWrangler.
http://www.barebones.com/products/textwrangler/
(I think it's also available on the Mac App store, if that's more convenient for you.)
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Old Jul 23, 2013, 12:19 PM   #3
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Old Jul 23, 2013, 01:23 PM   #4
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i was only asking what applications are the best for HTML5, i am a noob but i want to learn
Thank you for the answers
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Old Jul 23, 2013, 03:56 PM   #5
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Sublime Text is the one I've currently fallen in love with. A few months ago it was gEdit. I'm never ever turning back, though - Sublime Text is worlds better.
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Old Jul 26, 2013, 04:00 AM   #6
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I also suggest using Sublime
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i was only asking what applications are the best for HTML5, i am a noob but i want to learn
Thank you for the answers
For basic text editing that will let you concentrate on learning the basic HTML, TextWrangler is free and *much* nicer than Notepad! Strictly speaking, its all you need.

If you want bells and whistles - code completion, debugging, pop-up hints, templates, and are looking at getting into Javascript then have a look at NetBeans. https://netbeans.org/features/html5/index.html - also free.

Otherwise - start trying out the free demos of Coda, Sublime, PHPStorm etc. but they do cost money if you want to keep using them.
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