Author Archives: Eugene Toporov

Welcome to the new JetBrains WebStorm Blog

Dear JetBrains WebStorm friends, We would like to welcome you in a new blog fully dedicated to JetBrains WebStorm – smart IDE for JavaScript developers. For quite a while we have been using a joint blog for both PhpStorm and … Continue reading

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WebStorm 6.0 released: adds TypeScript, debugging with source maps, fresh UI and much more

WebStorm 6.0, a new major update of our JavaScript IDE is available for immediate download and we are very excited to tell you what’s in it! First, WebStorm allows for smarter and more streamlined web development with modern languages such … Continue reading

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WebStorm 5.0 released: introduces Live Edit and Jade, better JSDoc and Sass/SCSS & more

WebStorm 5.0, a major update to our professional JavaScript IDE is available for immediate download and we are very excited to deliver to you what we’ve done! We have covered some of the new features here on the blog, and … Continue reading

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Paint you files to make them stand out

Most definitely you’ve ever created big websites, right? Then you might have opened more than one index.html, index.php files in the editor. How to tell one from another and understand which part of your website they belong to? WebStorm/PhpStorm help … Continue reading

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Edit HTML inside JavaScript literals

It often happens that we need to edit HTML code inside JavaScript literals. And most of the time it is not something very pleasant, but not within Web IDE! Here is a simple string… But once we add ‘<’ inside … Continue reading

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Unwrap/Remove code statements in JavaScript

Sometimes when you are editing JavaScript, you need to remove, say, an enclosing if or else statement without touching a current code block. This normally requires going back and forth and deleting something. But in Web IDE you can just … Continue reading

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JavaScript refactoring: Inline Variable

One of the major techniques to keep your code in a good shape is refactoring it. In the latest Web IDE EAP (#470) you can try the just added Inline Variable JavaScript refactoring. Inline Variable — replaces local variable occurrences … Continue reading

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