Download Web Development - Best Software & Apps

  • Free VPN

    3.2

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free VPN means secure web surfing

    7
    23 votes
    • PROS: Secure, Simple
    • CONS: Some server issues, Some dead areas
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC

    2017

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The industry standard for web design

    6
    974 votes
    • PROS: Packed with powerful tools , Excellent multimedia integration, Support for many coding languages, Improved CSS inspection, Integration with WordPress, Joomla! etc, Writes good clean code
    • CONS: Lengthy installation process , Takes a while for beginners to get to grips with, Requires Creative Suite subscription
  • UltraSurf

    16.03

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Browse the web anonymously

    7
    1364 votes
    • PROS: No installation required, Easy to use, Automatically deletes cookies and history, Disguises IP and location
    • CONS: Not enough options, You can't choose the IP
  • Firefox 64-bit

    Nightly a1 14.0

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Firefox: Free Web Browser for 64-bit Operating Systems

    7
    382 votes
    • PROS: Private browsing protects against tracking, Optional add-ons to customise browser, Separate address/search bars improves browser security.,
    • CONS: Some issues with browser freezing,
  • Java Runtime Environment

    (JRE) 32bits 8.0.600.27

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Run Java applications on your PC and web browser

    6
    857 votes
    • PROS: Quick, easy installation, Integration with web browsers, Automatic updates
    • CONS: Control panel is a bit dull
  • MySQL

    Alpha 6.0.0

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Take Your Database Open Source with MySQL

    6
    522 votes
    • PROS: Free open source databases., Massively flexible and multi-platform., Used by some of the largest sites out there.,
    • CONS: Heavily dependent on add-ons,
  • WAMPServer

    d (64 bit) 2.1

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A GPL License Free Windows Web Development Environment

    6
    578 votes
    • PROS: You have a massive amount of control via the WAMPServer software functionalities, Tune your server without touching your setting files, A playground for app developers,
    • CONS: Non-app developers will have no idea what this is or what it does, There are no technical manuals to explain the installation in detail, They do not explain why it is free and/or why they do not ask for payment at any point,
  • Xenu's Link Sleuth

    1.3.8

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Excellent, free broken link checker

    7
    278 votes
    • PROS: Checks links automatically, Analysis can be customized, Generates HTML report
    • CONS: Takes a long time
  • Construct 2

    r114

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Make HTML 5 games without knowing how to code

    7
    141 votes
    • PROS: Intuitive interface, Powerful and simplified tools, Ability to export to Chrome Web Store, Great demos and tutorials to get started
    • CONS: Doesn't teach basic programming, Free version lacks more advanced features
  • Adobe Fireworks

    CS6 12.0

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Accelerate web design and development

    5
    66 votes
    • PROS: Excellent video authoring solution for professional video editors, Fully compatible with other Adobe tools, Supports the newest technology: Blu-Ray, digital tapeless cameras, Work natively with a huge number of video formats
    • CONS: Complex for beginners
  • Web Page Maker

    3.21

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An easy way to create web pages without knowing how to program

    6
    147 votes
    • PROS: Intuitive and quick, Preview your pages in any browser, Drag and drop elements, Can insert Flash movies and ready to use scripts, Offers templates
    • CONS: Only 3 shapes available, Limited navigation bar