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30 tools every web developer must have

(Tech News) Every web developer, be they a budding talent or a known veteran, should check out these tools to make sure they are on top of their game.

web developer tools

web developer tools

Must have tools for developers

At a networking event a few months ago, a web developer was bragging about his prowess, and to bow down to his intelligence, I asked what language he used, and he said, “what do you mean?” And I asked if he was more into PHP or Rails, and he said, “I develop WordPress sites.” Okay. It highlighted the fact that not all web developers are as advanced as we tend to assume they are, so in that spirit, we are featuring Placester.com’s top 30 favorite tools for web developing.

The tools range from hosting solutions to productivity tools, and all stand to improve any web developer’s toolbox, be they veterans or budding talents.

30 must have web developer tools

Links to each tool mentioned are below the graphic.
web developers

  1. Evernote
  2. Dropbox
  3. Google Drive
  4. Basecamp
  5. Trello
  6. Asana
  7. Textmate
  8. Sublime Text 2
  9. Notepad++
  10. MAMP Pro
  11. VMware Fusion
  12. Parallels
  13. ITerm2
  14. Git
  15. Mercurial
  16. Subversion
  17. CyberDuck
  18. Filezilla
  19. ForkLift
  20. Eclipse
  21. Netbeans
  22. Cloud 9
  23. Bootstrap
  24. Foundation 5
  25. Skeleton
  26. Initializr
  27. Amazon Web Services
  28. DreamHost
  29. Rackspace
  30. Media Temple

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  1. Michelle

    April 10, 2019 at 6:58 pm

    Another good text editor I’d recommend is called Textpad 8. I actually discovered it because it’s able to do something that Notepad++ can’t, and after messing with it I’ve found there are actually tons of features it has that Notepad++ doesn’t. Definitely a good tool to have in your toolkit, and it’s free!

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