Because code is a poem.


'Text editor' doesn't have to mean bland and ugly.
With flat design, gorgeous colors and a plethora of themes, Ballad is a treat for your eyes.


Ballad is built on pure JavaFX and is powered by RichTextFX. This means Ballad is faaaast!


You pour your heart and soul into your code. Let's make that process fun and cheerful with themes.
Ballad comes with two default themes: Adreana and Oasis. What's more? You can write your own themes with CSS.

Open Source

What's better than free? Free and open-source!
That's why we don't just give you Ballad for free, we give it openly.
Use, modify and share.

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