Adobe has a number of incredible applications and software specially designed for photo-editors, designers, developers and video-editors. Dreamweaver is one of those apps that are used for website development. It is only available for Mac and PC not on Linux, UNIX, or smartphone/tablet. It’s also an expensive editor that’s why many alternative applications exist. Here is the list of best Adobe Dreamweaver alternatives:
- Quanta Plus
- Coffee Cup HTML Editor
It is a WYSIWYG editor, also free and open source. It supports Windows, Linux, RSS and Mac. Its interface is browser based. Drag and drop feature is also available. You can use it to add images, graphs, texts and more. It enables server-based scripting and also FTP upload. You can also make Mac style menu, bar charts, pie and line. It does not assist XPath, Shared editing and MathML.
- Bluefish Editor
It is an open source software and is available on Mac, Linux, BSD, Windows and UNIX systems. It does not offer WYSIWYG editor and shared editing. It supports Google Go, ColdFusion, Ruby Shell. The users can use a number of browsers to check their work. It has very similar features like Dreamweaver i.e. it develops HTML, CSS and XHTML. It also has built-in FTP upload, if something crashes your work, you can automatically recover the changes you made by using this.
- Microsoft Expression Web
It is a full-featured tool for publishing, designing, developing a captivating feature with simple interface. The functions on Windows has the similar editor features of Adobe Dreamweaver. It provides WYSIWYG and hard code panes. It allows users to design for people with disabilities by supporting W3C. It does not offer drag-and-drop features, wizards and drawing tools and SVG or X forms.