The editor is completely hackable, meaning you can configure it work exactly as you would like – either through the use of plugins or by editing it’s code yourself.
Look at this long list of features!
Atom works across operating systems. Use it on OS X, Windows, or Linux.
Must have Atom plugins for Web Designers
Use the built-in package manager to search for, find and install these plugins that are really useful for web development. They are all free.
- Emmet (if you don’t know Emmet, come see what it can do!)
- W3C Validation
- Atom beautify
- Ask Stack
- File Icons
- Platformio IDE terminal
- Atom Change Case Menu
Default packages included with Atom
Make sure these packages are enabled in your installation of Atom. Also, make sure to disable any other packages (such as programming languages you do not use) to help speed up Atom’s performance.