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WYSIWYG HTML editor for Linux

Update (20170929): For the last year I am using the amazing Pinegrow (https://pinegrow.com) IDE and I wholeheartedly recommend it. The BlueGriffon I mentioned below in my reply from few years ago is ...
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Live preview / WYSIWYG support (plugin?) for Notepad++?

I haven't been able to find the plugin in the NotePad's Plugin Manager, even when looking for "unstable" plugins. So, I found this in another answer on SE... Closest Match: Preview HTML plugin. ...
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Source code editor for HTML/CSS/JS with projects support

You can use Sublime Text which does Syntax Highlighting, Auto-completion, Source formatting, is organized by folder (which is pretty much a project) and can be used for web programming. It is free (...
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Is there a Firefox utility that can convert webpages to PDF?

The URL at the top and at the bottom of each PDF page is the default setting, but that doesn't mean it cannot be changed. Whenever you want to print a web page as PDF, go to File -> Print -> Print to ...
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Source code editor for HTML/CSS/JS with projects support

I'd suggest Adobe Brackets Javascript, HTML, CSS -- It was made for those languages. Syntax Highlighting, Auto-completion, Source formatting (for the above languages) -- All built in. 'Projects' ...
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Software to print an entire website

Last time I had to do this I did it in two steps: Step 1: Use GNU wget (free, Linux, Windows) to retrieve the pages as HTML. (e.g. using wget --mirror http://softwarerecs.stackexchange.com) Step 2: ...
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C# library for parsing HTML?

AngleSharp: Actively developed/maintained Built-in support for CSS selectors
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Developing desktop software from HTML/CSS/JS core

There are several cross-platform, open-source HTML/CSS/JS desktop frameworks available. The most popular, in descending order: Electron "The Electron framework lets you write cross-platform ...
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Free Good PHP editor with FTP support for both Windows and MacOS

I'd recommend Sublime Text. Sublime has everything you would expect in a minor IDE or an amazing text editor and yet is very very light. Pretty much any area that you want to have more features there ...
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WYSIWYG HTML editor for Linux

Update This answer is no longer valid. As notified in comment by @Dorian, this can no more be used for normal web development. Google Web Designer is a WYSIWYG html editor and much more. The design ...
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Source code editor for HTML/CSS/JS with projects support

You can use Netbeans, which does Syntax Highlighting, Auto-completion, Source formatting, is organized by project and can be used for web programming. It is free, works on Windows and can be made ...
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Source code editor for HTML/CSS/JS with projects support

It's still in early development, but you might want to look at Atom: Javascript, HTML, CSS - Supports all of these. Syntax Highlighting, Auto-completion, Source formatting (for the above languages) ...
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Free for commercial use Java library to convert HTML to PDF

You have a few options: openhtmltopdf - new code, still brewing, but has some great results Apache FOP - can convert XML, not HTML, but might be usefull itext the older version (version 2) ...
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What tool can generate HTML documentation from C# code, like Javadoc can do for Java?

Putting in my 2c because I was following the accepted answer, but it turns out, Microsoft C# compiler is only doing a half-baked job. I.e., it only gives you an xml file. But to have a nice website, ...
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Tool to convert between different plain text formats

With txt2tags (https://txt2tags.org/), you can export to at least 20 different formats, including rtf (rich text format), latex, html, wikipedia, creole, dokuwiki, restructured text, markdown, spip, ...
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Java library to partially escape HTML code

After some days I found Jsoup to do such thing, they even have a special method to do it: http://jsoup.org/cookbook/cleaning-html/whitelist-sanitizer. However, this library loads all the content ...
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Software to print an entire website

Use python + Scrapy + BeautifulSoup to get the web site then you can either use a python pdf library or a tool such as pandoc to convert it to whatever you need. All the above are free, cross ...
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Software to convert HTML, CSS and JavaScript into an exe?

While the (previously) accepted answer was correct, in the intervening years the industry has gone ahead by leaps and bounds... Two very good open-source and extremely actively developed options are ...
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JavaScript/HTML5 Network Topology Drag & Drop

Essential Diagram for JavaScript supports creating any kind of diagram including network diagrams. Here is an example. The created diagram can be serialized and interpreted to create real entities as ...
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A good editor for technical tutorials on Mac?

I would recommend you ReText, as outlined in my answer here: ReText with Live Preview (source: ReText; click image for larger variant) It's available for OSX It features a live preview, so you see ...
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Free Good PHP editor with FTP support for both Windows and MacOS

For some period of time I used Komodo Edit. Komodo Edit is a stripped down version of Komodo IDE. Nevertheless Komodo Edit is a full featured text editor with such features as syntax highlighting, ...
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Free Good PHP editor with FTP support for both Windows and MacOS

I used to be an Eclipse fan, but a few years ago I moved to NetBeans and have never looked back. I am currently using it for PHP (and MySql/SQlite), C, C++ and JavaScript. From your request: free ...
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Developing desktop software from HTML/CSS/JS core

node-webkit It allows using HTML 5, CSS 3, JavaScript (including NodeJS APIs!) It packages all the content into one bundle. It supports Windows Linux Mac OS X
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Source code editor for HTML/CSS/JS with projects support

I recommend Cloud9. It meets and exceeds your requirements: It supports Javascript, HTML, CSS, and many more It has Syntax Highlighting, Auto-completion, and Source formatting, using the Ace editor ...
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C# library for parsing HTML?

Html Agility Pack I've used Html Agility Pack and, although its home page only explicitly mentions version 2.0, it works great with version 4.0 of the .NET framework. I suspect it works fine with ...
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Plugin to enable HTML tag auto-closing in Notepad++

Notepad++ already has an option to do that. You just need to activate it under Settings -> Preferences -> Auto completion Check Enable auto-completion on each input (optional) Check html/xml close ...
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Software to convert HTML, CSS and JavaScript into an exe?

Yes there is a program HTML Compiler that allows you to convert an entire HTML application (using CSS, JavaScript, Images and more) into an standalone Windows application. There is also ExeOutput for ...
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Tool to remove unused CSS

I have made this browser based online unused CSS remover tool. Features: Browser based. Nothing to install. Checks CSS against multiple urls. Provides options for manually selecting/deselecting items ...
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Open source, web-based document editor?

Assuming JavaScript is fine for your environment: then TinyMCE editor would be a good option. It is very easy to setup/install and doesn't require any administrative permissions. It is also free/...
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Free Good PHP editor with FTP support for both Windows and MacOS

You can use Eclipse: free and open source FTP support (also SFTP) Code highlight Windows, Mac OS and Linux PHP, HTML, CSS, Javascript (and a huge amount of other languages)
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