Atom is a free and open-source source text editor made specifically to cater to the needs of developers. It has many tools that make writing and editing code easier for developers. As an open-source editor, everyone has access to the source code and can contribute to Atom's development.
Atom comes with the most important features that any text editor needs. For example, it has a built-in package manager which allows you to search, install, and create packages in Atom. It also comes with a smart auto-complete feature to make coding faster for you. Users can also manage files easier with Atom thanks to the file system browser and multiple panes feature. These features let you browse files and compare their contents with a split interface, respectively. Atom is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux, so users don't have to worry about sharing their work and collaborating with others.
Aside from the basic features available, Atom has enhanced customization features that can really take coding convenience to the next level. There are dozens of themes that can change the look of Atom's UI, as well as thousands of packages that can add more features to Atom. It can also run on Electron which allows developers to build cross-platform apps.
For Developers, By Developers
Thanks to its open-source nature, Atom can be integrated easily with GitHub which gives developers more tools to play with than with other text editors. If you want a powerful, easily customizable text editor then Atom is one that you should definitely check out.