Further more, it has built-in package manager: Search for and install new packages or start creating your own—all from within Atom; Smart autocompletion: Atom helps you write code faster with a smart, flexible autocomplete; File system browser: Easily browse and open a single file, a whole project, or multiple projects in one window; Multiple panes: Split your Atom interface into multiple panes to compare and edit code across files; Find and replace: Find, preview, and replace text as you type in a file or across all your projects.
Atom is available as snap package from snappy store, it can be installed on Ubuntu 17.10 Artful/17.04 Zesty/16.10 Yakkety/16.04 Xenial/14.04 Trusty
To Install Atom Text Editor in Ubuntu open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
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Atom Text Editor Can Now Be Installed Using Snapd in Ubuntu