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16 Essential Developer Tools to 10X Your Productivity πŸš€βœ¨

Nowadays, in a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines, developing an effective workflow is critical. Productivity has become one of the most important metrics to improve in order to compete.

In this article I have compiled some of the most useful developer utilities, that will help you to speed up your daily workflow.

Each tool will include a direct link, a description, and an image preview.


1. f.flux

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Makes the color of your computer's display adapt to the time of day.

2. ilovepdf.com

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Every tool you need to work with PDFs in one place.

3. worldtimebuddy

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A convenient world clock, a time zone converter, and an online meeting scheduler.

4. ihateregex

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A regex cheat sheet that also explains the commonly used expressions.

5. 10-minute-mail

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A temporary e-mail address, expires after 10 minutes.

6. squoosh.app

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Make images smaller using best-in-class codecs, right in the browser.

7. screely

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Turn any screenshot into a browser mockup.

8. monkey-type

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A minimalistic typing test featuring many test modes.

9. prestige

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An HTTP client in your web browser.

10. logo-maker

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Create a logo with the perfect font, icon, and color scheme.

11. make-thumbnails

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Drag and drop some images and you get a zip file containing the thumbnails.

12. upscaler

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Enhance image resolution with AI without losing quality.

13. cropscore

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Image cropper with presets for all your social media sites.

14. devtunes-fm

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Online radio for busy developers, 28 stations in different genres.

15. kanboard

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Open-source and self-hosted kanboard style project manager.

16. waka-time

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Open-source plugins for metrics about your programming.


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Przemyslaw Jan Beigert

It's f.lux not justgetflux

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Madza Author

Thanks for reporting, fixed πŸ‘βœ¨πŸ’―

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Anthony Montoya

Nice Article!

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Madza Author

Thanks a lot βœ¨πŸ‘πŸ’―

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Andrew Baisden

Good list.

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Madza Author

Thanks a lot, Andrew βœ¨πŸ‘πŸ’―

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Bobby Iliev

Great list! Well done!

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Madza Author

Thanks a lot, Bobby πŸ‘βœ¨πŸ’–

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PeterPark88

I love pdf, it has API to call them for develop?

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Madza Author

sure, see more here πŸ‘βœ¨πŸ’―

🌚 Friends don't let friends browse without dark mode.

Just kidding, it's a personal preference. But you can change your theme, font, etc. in your settings.

The more you know. 🌈