This post will cover some extremely useful third party tools (both free and paid) for Corona developers (specifically on Windows).
Since starting with Corona SDK in 2011, I have really taken a liking to it. It hasn’t replaced my other solutions yet , and I’m not sure that it ever will.. but truth is, it doesn’t have to replace anything. Corona seems to be in a good niche all to it’s self, despite the pugilistic attitude towards Adobe’s Flash/AIR/etc. Unlike Flash however, which has a robust IDE and large suite of complimentary applications (Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator, etc.) Corona is bare-bones, really just an API bundled with a simulator and compiler. Once you get comfortable with the basics of Corona and are ready to dive in a bit deeper and make your workflow easier, here are some great tools: