Aptana Studio And PageBreeze

Aptana Studio Review

Aptana Studio is the leading IDE for Web application development including JavaScript, HTML, and CSS. It is an open source program which can download and use for free. The program is cross-platform; you can use it whether you are running Windows, Mac or Linux system. This editor provides various useful features. With code colorization feature, you can customize syntax highlighting by colorizing various types of code and data types in your editors. And Snippets allow you to quickly insert common and frequently-used chunks of code into your documents. It can be used as HMTL Editor, CSS Editor and JavaScript Editor. Let see some highlight features:

Highlight Features

  • HTML, CSS, and JavaScript Code Assist
  • JavaScript Debugging: integrates with Firebug for Firefox.
  • FTP, Cloud, SFTP, FTPS: Transfer files to remote servers using basic FTP, or deploy instantly to Aptana Cloud.
  • Ajax Libraries: packaged with popular Ajax libraries which are core to so many Web development projects today.
  • DOM Outline View: View and navigate the DOM in this hierarchical outline of your HTML page.
  • Database Tools: a complete toolset for working with local or remote relational databases.
  • File and Project Views
  • Instant Code Assist for Custom Code
  • 1,000+ More Extensions
  • Support for Script Doc Annotations
  • Remote Project Creation
  • SSH Launcher for Cloud

PageBreeze Review

PageBreeze is an HTML Editor which has both visual WYSIWYG and HTML tag and source modes. The program developed by Solutionsoft. This web design software program is a completely free to download and use for personal, educational and not-for-profit use. There are no limitations, no nag screens, no required registration, and the software will never expire. But for business and commercial use, the users are required to purchase license for PageBreeze PRO version which have several more advanced features.

The program is available for Microsoft Windows platform including Windows 2000, XP and Vista. You can download and use it for free with no limitations and no required registration.

Highlight Features

  • Full-featured but easy to use visual WYSIWYG HTML editor for creating web pages.
  • Color-coded HTML source (tag) editor. You can switch between HTML source and visual modes at any time with a click of the mouse, and any changes you have made will instantly be reflected in both modes.
  • Preview mode lets you instantly see what your finished web page will look like in Microsoft Internet Explorer.
  • Create a web page from blank or various templates which you can direct access to hundreds of free website templates.
  • Drag-and-drop form builder makes it fast and easy to create web forms including text box, text area, list box, drop-down list, checkbox, radio button, password box, hidden field, image, radio group, check group and validation.
  • View your web page in Normal, HTML Source and Preview mode.
  • Useful tools such as editing style sheet, spelling check and broken link check.
  • Full featured table creation: Insert Cell, Column and Row, Delete Column and Row, Merge and Split Cell.