Why Use Brackets?
Design In The Browser
Brackets doesn't get in the way of your creative process. It blends visual tools into the editor while pushing HTML and CSS to the browser as you code.
An Elevated Experience
Brackets isn't just pretty, it's also powerful. You'll enjoy writing code in Brackets. It will stay out of your way and provide just the right amount of help when you ask for it.
Brackets is an open-source project, with an active and growing developer community. It's made by other web developers like you!
Brackets is a sandbox for trying out new ideas for web tooling. New features and extensions are released every 2.5 weeks. It's like getting presents all year long.
Live HTML Development
When previewing a project from Brackets, all CSS and HTML changes are updated as-you-type.
CSS Code Intelligence for SASS
When coding .SCSS files, Brackets now provides code intelligence for CSS. Even cutting edge capabilities like CSS Regions flow-into and flow-from are supported.
New CSS Rule from Quick Edit
Use the New Rule button in CSS Quick Edit (Ctrl+E/⌘E) to create a rule for the currently selected tag/class/id, even if there aren't any existing rules. You can modify the selector after it's created.
Quick Edit for Animation Easing
When the selection is in a CSS animation timing function, you can use Quick Edit (Ctrl+E/⌘E) to visually edit the timing curve.