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About NetBeans

NetBeans IDE is a Java IDE that can help you build robust web applications. Like most IDEs it has a steep learning curve because they don’t often work in the same way that web editors do. But once you get used to it you’ll be hooked. One nice feature is the version control included in the IDE which is really useful for people working in large development environments. If you write Java and web pages this is a great tool.

Target Market(s): Web Developers

Description

  • Operating System: Windows, Macintosh, Linux
  • Publisher: NetBeans
  • Price: $0.0
  • Type of Editor: IDE
  • Score:
    Web Designers: 37.7%
    Web Developers: 52.2%
    Small Businesses: 21.7%
    Beginners: 19.4%
  • Profile Last Edited: February 20, 2014

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Pros

  • Has a Java focus, which is useful for applet developers
  • Works with both JSON and jQuery

Cons

  • No WYSIWYG or preview
  • No wizards or other assistance for beginning web developers

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