List of Top tools for PhoneGap Developers & Ionic Developers. You can use these tools for prototyping & Designing, Development and Debugging purposes.
InVision App is an online based prototyping tool, which is used for prototype your application (uses Images)
Moqups is an online base wireframing tool for web and mobile apps.you can use Moqups for Free for 1 Projects
Ionic Creator is the best tool, where we can get our app with source code. You can use Ionic creator for free for one project.
Visual code is also a cross-platform text editor developed by Microsoft Team
Sublime Text is a cross-platform text editor (supports Windows, Linux, Mac)
Atom is a cross-platform text editor for the developer. Developed by Github Community
It's always better to use command line interfaces while working on cordova and ionic. I don't recommend any IDE for development.but I found these online
This is a customised eclipse for developing hybrid mobile apps using Cordova and Ionic
Intel XDK is a Drag and Drop IDE for developing PhoneGap, Apache Cordova & Ionic Apps. It also supports other frameworks such as framework7 and more
Chrome Developer tool is a free tool for debugging mobile apps. Learn how to debug https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XEeWFIsgtsU
2. Safari Developer tools
Learn how to debug iOS apps using Safari: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kiY03MBGkLo
Vysor is a chrome plugin used for sharing your mobile screen without root your Android Phone
You can use QuickTime Player for sharing you iOS device with your mac.
A REST API test client for a chrome
Please comment below to suggest us any tools which you're using for development.