Top 3 free source code and text editor

Author: Kenneth ([email protected])

Published: Sunday April 4, 2021

Every year, many new Code Editors are launched, the following is a curated list of the top 3 source code and text editor software for Windows. All the editors in the list are Free to use.

1. Notepad++

Notepad++ is our top pick. Notepad++ is a popular free to use code editor written in C++. It is one of the best code editors that runs only in the window’s environment, and it uses GPL License. It has many plugins such as compare to help developers.

2. Atom

Atom, a project started by Github and thus now owned by Microsoft, has established itself as one of the premiere code and text editors out there. The best part is that Atom is totally free, open source, and highly customizable.

3. Visual Studio Code

Belonging from the family of software developed by the tech giant Microsoft, Visual Studio Code is an excellent code editor we have on the list. The application is an amazing piece of software that offers deep built-in support for Node.js, TypeScript, JavaScript, PHP and more.