Open Source

Linux editor: effective code editing with Vim
Linux editor with a vast range of functions – Vim
  • Tools

In order to edit text files or receive source codes from software or websites, you require a text editor. Whether you’re using Linux, Windows, or Mac: the majority of operating systems these days already have them installed by default. There are also editors like Vim, which have a wider range of functions and simplify working with the confusing lines of code.

Linux editor with a vast range of functions – Vim
Markdown editors
Markdown editors for Windows, Mac and Linux
  • Web development

How can you easily format texts for use online and offline? This becomes a piece of cake when you use the markup language Markdown and an editor. With these editors for Linux, Windows and Mac as well as the online editors, you can create Markdown documents and convert them into HTML pages. But what are the best Markdown editors?

Markdown editors for Windows, Mac and Linux
PostgreSQL
PostgreSQL: a closer look at the object-relational database management system
  • Know-how

The PostgreSQL database management system, also known to many as Postgres, has many decades of development behind it. It originally started as a project at Berkeley University in California. Today, the open source database continues to defy solutions from commercial competitors, since the development team is constantly working on its functionality and performance. But what exactly is PostgreSQL?...

PostgreSQL: a closer look at the object-relational database management system
Dropbox alternatives for file hosting
The best Dropbox alternatives compared
  • Tools

Dropbox is one of the most famous and most successful cloud storage services available. Its success is largely due to its many functions and ease of use. But when it comes to data protection and maximum free online storage space, this popular app isn’t the pick of the bunch. There are other file hosting services that offer different approaches. Here’s our collection of some of the top alternatives...

The best Dropbox alternatives compared
Webflow vs. WordPress
Webflow vs. WordPress: CMS compared
  • CMS

Want to set up an online store or design your personal website? Content management systems such as Webflow vs. WordPress are popular choices. While WordPress is one of the best known and most widely used CMS, the free Webflow enjoys increasing popularity. Both have strengths and weaknesses. Find out whether Webflow or WordPress is the best option for you in our comparison.

Webflow vs. WordPress: CMS compared
ProcessWire
ProcessWire: the open source CMS for individual websites
  • CMS

Do you want to create web pages and have as much freedom as you need? WordPress may be the undisputed market leader, but it also contains unsafe plugins that make attacks easier for hackers or greatly increase loading times. If you are looking for a highly flexible solution that is relatively easy to get to grips with, especially for users with some previous experience, then ProcessWire may be the...

ProcessWire: the open source CMS for individual websites
Best free Joomla Templates
7 Best free Joomla templates
  • CMS

Does your website need a new design? It’s a breeze with Joopla – one of the most renowned content management systems. Numerous free Joopla templates are available online to all users. What they all have in common is an easy installation process and extensive design possibilites. Find out more about Joomla’s stylish templates and their main advantages.

7 Best free Joomla templates
Comparison of the best antivirus programs
Antivirus software: Which software is best?
  • Security

Antivirus software has sadly become indispensable as new types of threats against your system emerge regularly. Viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and many other types of malware threaten to infect your system and could cause significant damage. To counteract these threats, software makers try to fight off malware attacks with intelligent antivirus programs. Find out which rank top in our antivirus...

Antivirus software: Which software is best?
WordPress plugins for securing your website
The best WordPress backup plugins
  • Blogs

If you have invested a lot of time and effort in your WordPress project, you should ensure you have an adequate backup solution. With a WordPress backup plugin, you can manage how your data is backed up in the popular content management system to counteract data loss in the long run. Why are these extensions so important? And which plugins are available?

The best WordPress backup plugins
Creating a website with WordPress: a Beginner’s Guide
How to build a WordPress website
  • Blogs

Do you want to have your own website, but you have hardly any programming skills? With a content management system, you can create a homepage for yourself or your company without HTML knowledge. Our WordPress guide will guide you step-by-step through the website making process, from installing and setting up WordPress, to creating content and publishing your material.

How to build a WordPress website