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Chapter 1 - Introduction

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Intro to VS Code for WEB - DEVs Chapter 1 - Introduction


It is a code - editor which is highly popular. VS Code, can be used to write code in any programming languages by downloading the respective packages of the language. But here we will be focusing on Webb - Dev only. For for Static Web pages or HTML , CSS & JS web pages nothing needs to be downloaded. Only VS Code is needed.

Some other popular Altenatives to VS Code are Atom & Sublime Text. Another one is Replit which is cloud based or online. But As far today the most Popular is VS Code as per Google trends
Source : Google trends

source : Google trends

It is Made by the Company Microsoft. We won't Recommend to install it from third party sites. Download it from here.

Wikipedia says : "Visual Studio Code is a code editor made by Microsoft for Windows, Linux and macOS. Features include support for debugging, syntax highlighting, intelligent code completion, snippets, code refactoring, and embedded Git."

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Who will install from third party sites Sumanta!

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