1. Development software

  2. Development editors

Nvu 1.0

Free multiplatform program available for Mac, available for Windows 98 and earlier installments 

Publisher: Nvu  Rating: 5.9 out of 10 (90 votes)

ConTEXT 0.98.6

Free language editor used as a secondary tool for developers, complete with syntax highlighting 

Publisher: ConTEXT Project  Rating: 6.5 out of 10 (21 votes)

HTML-Kit Build 292

Windows application that makes website creation and HTML editing easy for even the novice programmer

Publisher: htmlkit  Rating: 5.4 out of 10 (24 votes)

Bluefish 2.2.11

A program for Windows that can edit a variety of different popular coding formats 

Publisher: Olivier Sessink, Daniel Leidert  Rating: 5.6 out of 10 (28 votes)

Flex Builder 2

An editor with many tools and an ecosystem for app development through Macromedia Flex Framework

Publisher: Macromedia  Rating: 5.7 out of 10 (37 votes)

Yahoo! SiteBuilder 2.8.4

Tool to build websites without having to code

Publisher: Yahoo  Rating: 5.7 out of 10 (52 votes)

UltraEdit 27.00

A color-coded programming text editor that works with HTML, text, or hex code

Publisher: IDM Computer Solutions  Rating: 6.0 out of 10 (59 votes)

Crimson Editor 3.72

This is a fast-loading source code and HTML editor for Windows

Publisher: Crimsoneditor  Rating: 4.3 out of 10 (10 votes)

HyperNext Studio 3.83

Freeware for Windows that makes programming and software development easy, even for beginners

Publisher: Tigabyte  Rating: 8.3 out of 10 (7 votes)

XML Marker 1.1

A stable and efficient programmer's editor with hierarchical table views that display attributes and tags

Publisher: Symbolclick  Rating: 7.1 out of 10 (11 votes)