What is CodeMirror?
CodeMirror is a tool in the Text Editor category of a tech stack.
CodeMirror is an open source tool with 24.9K GitHub stars and 4.9K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to CodeMirror's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses CodeMirror?
155 companies reportedly use CodeMirror in their tech stacks, including Morgan Stanley, Deloitte, and Flutterwave.
116 developers on StackShare have stated that they use CodeMirror.
Sublime Text, Vim, Emacs, Google Chrome, and Firefox are some of the popular tools that integrate with CodeMirror. Here's a list of all 8 tools that integrate with CodeMirror.
Pros of CodeMirror
Integrable in your application
Better content manipulation methods
Easy Custom Mode
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- Support for over 60 languages out of the box
- A powerful, composable language mode system
- Autocompletion (XML)
- Code folding
- Configurable keybindings
- Vim, Emacs, and Sublime Text bindings
- Search and replace interface
- Bracket and tag matching
- Support for split views
- Linter integration
- Mixing font sizes and styles
- Various themes
- Able to resize to fit content
- Inline and block widgets
- Programmable gutters
- Making ranges of text styled, read-only, or atomic
- Bi-directional text support
CodeMirror Alternatives & Comparisons
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