In this article I will show you how to install Scratch Text Editor on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 16 Petra, Linux Mint 15 Olivia and Linux Mint 13 Maya.
Because it is available via the Elementary OS Daily Repository, installing Scratch Text Editor on Ubuntu and Linux Mint is easy. All you have to do is:
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:elementary-os/daily
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install scratch-text-editor