Bare Bones Software Offers Holiday Special Pricing on BBEdit

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Bare Bones Software Offers Holiday Special Pricing on BBEdit

BEDFORD, Mass. – November 29, 2010 – Bare Bones Software today announced Holiday Special pricing on BBEdit® 9, its professional strength HTML and text editor, now available for US$99 (regularly priced at US$125) through the end of the year.

“BBEdit appeals to professionals and hobbyists alike, making it a great gift for yourself or that power user in your life,” said Rich Siegel, founder and CEO of Bare Bones Software, Inc.

BBEdit 9, the company’s award-winning flagship product, is the leading professional HTML and text editor for the Macintosh, providing a wide range of features for editing, searching, and manipulation of large quantities of text with high performance.

The latest update, BBEdit 9.6, introduced support for HTML5, making it easy for customers to quickly and easily produce correct markup. A refined Translate command simplifies the process of converting documents between HTML and plain text. BBEdit 9.6 also includes support for directory-specific settings and a new command-line option for creating projects.

For more information on BBEdit 9, or to download a fully functional demo version, visit the company’s web site:

BBEdit: Power Tool for Text

BBEdit is the leading professional-strength HTML and text editor for the Macintosh. Specifically crafted in response to the needs of Web authors and software developers, this award-winning product provides an abundance of features for editing, searching, and manipulation of text. BBEdit reliably transforms text with high performance. BBEdit is a Universal application that requires Mac OS X 10.5 or later.

Pricing and Availability

BBEdit 9 is available at a Holiday Special price of US$99 (regularly priced at US$125) through Dec. 31, 2010. This offer is only available on individual licenses purchased directly from Bare Bones Software’s online store:

Any registered owner of BBEdit can also upgrade for just US$30, and educational discounts and site license pricing are also available. For details please visit the company’s online store, send email to, or call (978) 251-0500.

About Bare Bones Software, Inc.

Bare Bones Software, Inc. develops leading-edge power tools for the Macintosh. The company’s passion for creating deeply functional software with a clean, effective interface has earned it devotion from Mac users worldwide, plus quite a few awards. For more information, visit

TextWrangler, Yojimbo, WeatherCal and the Bare Bones Software logo are trademarks of, and BBEdit and “It doesn’t suck” are registered trademarks of Bare Bones Software, Inc. Copyright © 2010, all rights reserved. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.