10 AJAX And JavaScript Authoring Tools

Sam Deering

JavaScript is an easy way to make a website visually attractive to clients and other viewers by adding interactivity and dynamics to HTML pages. Today’s post is all about Ajax and JS Authoring tools you might find very useful! Enjoy!

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1. Clean AJAX

Is an open source, cross-browser Ajax engine, inspired by Java Message Service that uses messages to control the requests.


Clean AJAX

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2. Aptana Studio

Is a complete web development environment that combines powerful authoring tools for HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, along with thousands of additional plugins created by the community.


Aptana Studio

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3. Spket IDE

Is a toolkit for JavaScript and XML development. The JavaScript editor provides features like code completion, syntax highlighting and content outline that helps developers productively create JavaScript code. Free for non-commercial use.


Spket IDE

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4. Komodo Edit

Supports PHP, Python, Ruby, Perl and Tcl, plus JavaScript, CSS, HTML and template languages like RHTML, Template-Toolkit, HTML-Smarty and Django.


Komodo Edit

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5. WaveMaker – Development Platform

WaveMaker (formerly ActiveGrid) is an open source software development platform that automates much of the process for creating Java web and cloud applications.


WaveMaker

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6. Qooxdoo

Is a framework for creating rich internet applications (RIAs). It includes a platform-independent development tool chain, a state-of-the-art GUI toolkit and an advanced client-server communication layer.


Qooxdoo

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7. Aptana Jaxer

Allows developers to use their AJAX, HTML, JavaScript and DOM knowledge to create server-side-powered Web applications.


Aptana Jaxer

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8. Script# – AJAX and JavaScript Authoring Tool

Script# is a tool that enables developers to author C# source code and subsequently compile it into regular script that works across all modern browsers.


Script#

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9. Jx – JavaScript Library

It is a JavaScript library for creating graphical user interfaces based on the MooTools library. The site provides access to the library as well as documentation and examples.


Jx

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10. JQuery UI – ThemeRoller

jQuery UI is jQuery’s user interface library – jQuery UI provides a comprehensive set of core interaction plugins, UI widgets and visual effects that use a jQuery-style, event-driven architecture and a focus on web standards, accessibility, flexible styling, and user-friendly design.


ThemeRoller

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