ASP.net Which version should I develop HTML5 Site on

Hi

I want to build a website in ASP.net VB.net with HTML5 as the markup language

I already have Visual Studio 2010 Professional and have downloaded and installed
"Web Standards Update for Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 SP1"

I also have Visual Studio 2012 for Web Installed

But now I see that "Visual Studio 2013 Community Edition" is available.

Which one of the three should I use to build my HTML site?
Murray BrownMicrosoft Cloud Azure/Excel Solution DeveloperAsked:
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Lokesh B RDeveloperCommented:
Hi,

I would suggest you to use the latest version of Visual Studio 2013.

here are some HTML5 features explained.

http://www.asp.net/visual-studio/overview/2013/visual-studio-2013-web-editor-features-html5
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OriNetworksCommented:
The latest version of Visual Studio 2013 will enable the best tools for HTML5 although it can be done in either version. As far as which ASP.NET version to use, it doesn't matter. The .Net version only matters on the server side but I always go with the newest version available.
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Murray BrownMicrosoft Cloud Azure/Excel Solution DeveloperAuthor Commented:
Hi
Is this a version that I have to buy?
If so, surely it is better to wait for 2015?
Thanks
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OriNetworksCommented:
That depends on the features you require from visual studio. If you are doing simple development, the free version should work just fine for you. If you required more advanced collaboration and testing functionality you will probably want a paid version.

Compare Visual studio paid versions:
https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/products/compare-visual-studio-products-vs.aspx

Community version:
https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/products/visual-studio-community-vs.aspx
"Q: How does Visual Studio Community 2013 compare to other Visual Studio editions?
A: Visual Studio Community 2013 includes all the great functionality of Visual Studio Professional 2013, designed and optimized for individual developers, students, open source contributors, and small teams."
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Murray BrownMicrosoft Cloud Azure/Excel Solution DeveloperAuthor Commented:
Thank you both for the input
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