Wouldn't it be convenient if you could create a new file of extension type (i.e. .php, .js etc.) you want and open in your favourite editor? It is a two fold solution, but very easy to setup. Learn how.
Do you have more than one email account say one for work and other or personal use? It is easier if you don't have to log into both accounts and if you can send and receive mails from both accounts by logging into one.