Category Archives: Plugin Development

Writing Plugins for IntelliJ IDEA. Part I

As you remember last week we organized a webinar Writing Plugins for IntelliJ IDEA with John Lindquist and Mihai Toader. This was the first of an ongoing series where we reach out to our community of expert plugin developers and … Continue reading

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Writing Plugins for IntelliJ IDEA Webinar

Great news for all IntelliJ IDEA plugin developers! Join John Lindquist and author of the Go Lang plugin, Mihai Toader in the first of an ongoing series where we reach out to our community of expert plugin developers and ask … Continue reading

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Announcing the IDEAl Plugins for 2009-2010

We’re happy to announce the winners of the fourth JetBrains IDEAl Plugin Contest, in which the users could submit all plugins released between January 1st, 2009 and March 31, 2010. Once again, we’ve received a lot of great submissions, and … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA PSI Viewer

If you’re an IntelliJ IDEA plugin developer, you’re surely going to enjoy IntelliJ IDEA PSI Viewer (Tools -> View PSI Structure), which displays internal structure of various files, as they’re interpreted by IntelliJ IDEA. If you’re implementing a new language … Continue reading

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Plug In and Win: Year 3!

We’re glad to inform you that the third annual IntelliJ IDEAL Plugin Contest has kicked off! This year we are raising the bar and giving away over USD66,000 in cash and software to the contest winners!The official contest start date … Continue reading

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Enterprise Plugin Repository

It is sometimes the case, you can create plugins you want to preserve for internal use only. With IntelliJ IDEA you can maintain your own enterprise repository to share your plugins with team members solely. To create a repository, we … Continue reading

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Winners of IntelliJ IDEAL Plug-in Contest Announced

Yesterday the results of JetBrains’ annual contest for the best plug-in to IntelliJ IDEA were announced. 7 plug-ins were selected by the jury composed of IntelliJ IDEA development team members. Their respective authors will take away great cash and software … Continue reading

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The Atlassian Codegeist Plugin Competition

We’re very glad to announce that our colleagues at Atlassian are running their second annual plugin competition. This year, they’re giving away $20,000 in cash and a bunch of software licenses, including ones from JetBrains. The person or team (up … Continue reading

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JetBrains Proudly Announces IntelliJ IDEA Plugin Contest!

Today, on September 1st we’re proud to announce the launch of the first ever IntelliJ IDEA Plugin Contest. Anyone who ever wrote an IntelliJ IDEA plugin, or is just planning to start, can win cash and software prizes valued at … Continue reading

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Plugin Development in IntelliJ IDEA

No one can create a tool that does everything you want it to do. That’s why so many IDE’s provide some public API for writing plugins. IntelliJ IDEA is also one of them. But having an API is not all. … Continue reading

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