Development Environment (IDE) that is hosted in a browser, with an aim
results of executing the code. Many will also allow the editing of
HTML or CSS content.
- Many of them support saving the work or sharing
links with others, leading to their prevalence for showing examples on
such sites such as StackOverflow, where a question can be answered by
pointing to a working snippet of code.
provide links to demonstration code that can be edited
- They are also used as a pedagogical tool by institutions such
as Khan Academy to allow students to experience writing code in an
environment where they can see the output of their programs, without
needing any setup beyond a web browser.
Casiano Rodriguez León