5 reasons why you need an IDE (and how it can save you so much time)

Updated: Sep 4

The video version of this article can be found at the end of the post.



If you’re an experienced developer, you probably already know why using an IDE is a great idea, but if you’re completely new to the Software Development world, you may not even know what an IDE is. Well, not to worry! For this post, I will explain what is an IDE and five reasons why you need to start using one. I will also give you examples of my favorite IDEs for different programming languages and technologies.