When comparing Gist Box vs Cacher, the Slant community recommends Gist Box for most people. In the question“What is the best code-snippets manager?” Gist Box is ranked 5th while Cacher is ranked 7th.
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Pro Uses GitHub Gists
Pro Language Sensitive Syntax Highlighting
Making your snippets easier to read.
Pro Group Gists
You can share your code with defined groups of people; useful if you're working on a project or have code to share with friends, but don't want to go public.
Full text search and search by tag/label facilities are available, making relevant code easier to find.
Pro Private Gists
If you have snippets which you don't wish to (or can't) share, that's OK too.
Pro Public Gists
Your snippets can be made available to others & you can see snippets created by others.
Pro Snippet Tagging
Snippets can be categorised via tags, helping to organise your content.
Pro Keyboard Shortcuts
Any good coder loves a shortcut.
- Up/Down - Previous/Next Gist
- Ctrl+e - Edit a selected Gist
- Ctrl+s - Save Gist
Pro Team libraries
Easily share snippets and collaborate with your team.
Pro Labels and language filters
Filter your snippets by custom labels and programming languages.
Pro Sync to GitHub gist.
2-way syncing with GitHub Gist.
Pro Desktop apps for Mac, Windows and Linux
Cacher comes with clients for major platforms.
Con Requires Flash Plugin
Certain features require that Adobe Flash be installed on your machine.
Con Very Limited as free version
Very expensive for what it does for the monthly cost it is asking for.