Tools & Products

Tools and products I find useful from around the web

Strapdown.js - Instant and elegant Markdown documents

Strapdown.js makes it embarrassingly simple to create elegant Markdown documents.

Devpen

Markdown Editor with GitHub Style

Blot

Blot is a blogging platform with no interface. It creates a special folder in your Dropbox and publishes files you put inside. The point of all this — the reason Blot exists — is so you can use your favorite tools to create whatever you publish.

Generate beautiful list sites from your spreadsheets in seconds

Turn your spreadsheet into a website. Generate beautiful list sites from your data

Drag and Drop Mobile App Builder for iOS and Android

Build your own apps. Thunkable enables anyone to create beautiful and powerful apps.

Ionic Creator - Rapid Mobile App Builder

Build amazing mobile apps, faster.Creator is a simple drag-&-drop tool for going from  idea to App Store, with just the drag of a mouse.

Get EarTrumpet - Microsoft Store

EarTrumpet is a volume control app for both classic and modern Windows applications.

Skaffolder - Create a fully working prototype within minutes

Create a working prototype within minutes. Fully customizable, multilanguage, high quality source code

The Visual Workspace | Whimsical

Collaborate on your ideas visually. Lightning fast.

Checkout Page

No-code checkout pages for Stripe Start selling anything online within minutes

Screely - Generate Beautiful Images

Screely instantly turns your screenshot or design into a beautiful image you can share anywhere. No Photoshop or Sketch templates necessary!

Wired Elements

A set of common UI elements with a hand-drawn, sketchy look. These can be used for wireframes, mockups, or just the fun hand-drawn look.

bookclub

Build your digital bookshelf - Log and share the books you read.

Yatter - Save time on Social Media - Schedule Together

Yatter is the place to manage social media content, media and collaborations.

File Sync & Backup Software | GoodSync

Take the Hassle Out of File Backup & Synchronization

Handwrytten: Automated handwritten notes

Quality cards. Your words. In pen and ink

npoint.io - JSON storage with schema validation

JSON storage bins that won't break your app

beets: the music geek‘s media organizer

Beets is the media library management system for obsessive-compulsive music geeks

VS Code Can Do That?

All the best things about Visual Studio Code that nobody ever bothered to tell you

HoneyMoney.io — personal finance tool for savers

Do You Want to Gain Total Control of Your Money? In an Easy and Relaxed Way?

Umbrella Note

A simple, beautiful and powerful open source application for writing and taking notes.

QueryStorm

Plug&play SQL and C# support for Excel

Spoke · Employee request management software

The simpler, smarter way to manage workplace requests

Mobile Forms Software and Data Collection App - Device Magic

Mobile Forms Software & Data Collection App Ditch Paperwork • Automate Your Processes • Move to Mobile Forms

Hotspot Shield – Free VPN for Secure, Private, and Unrestricted Internet Access

500 million users access the Internet securely through Hotspot Shield

Storyboarder - The best and easiest way to storyboard

Storyboarder makes it easy to visualize a story as fast you can draw stick figures

PartsTech - Your Auto Parts Search Engine

PartsTech is an auto parts search engine and ordering system designed to help you find the right parts for the job in a single search.

Shop-Ware | Paperless Auto Shop Management Software. In the Cloud.

Shop-Ware delivers innovative shop management software

Macro

Be more efficient on your favourite websites with new keyboard shortcuts.

Lonely Page – One page is all you need

Create and design your landing, event, business or profile page with the simplest, most flexible one-page builder you've ever used.

Google Sheet Add-On - Web scraping

Extract data from websites and add to your spreadsheet with just a few clicks.

Responsive web design tool, CMS, and hosting platform | Webflow

Webflow gives designers and developers the power to design, build, and launch responsive websites visually, while writing clean, semantic code for you.

Smartcar

Smartcar enables apps to easily and securely communicate with vehicles.

Anchor - The easiest way to make a podcast

Record a high-quality podcast, host unlimited episodes, and distribute everywhere with just one click. Plus, it’s 100% free.

Flourish | Data Visualisation & Storytelling

Quickly turn your spreadsheets into stunning online charts, maps and interactive stories

Darkroom

The Easiest Way To Sell Fine Art Prints

Jitsi

The most innovative opensource video conferencing community. Period.

Docusaurus

Easy to Maintain Open Source Documentation Websites

Listly  |  Fully-automated Web Scraping

Webpage to Excel. The Fastest Web Scraping Tool

Welcome to swimlanes.io

swimlanes.io is a simple online tool for creating sequence diagrams.

LiteDB :: A .NET embedded NoSQL database

An open source MongoDB-like database with zero configuration - mobile ready

Joplin

An open source note taking and to-do application with synchronisation capabilities.

Ninite - Install or Update Multiple Apps at Once

Install and Update All Your Programs at Once. No toolbars. No clicking next. Just pick your apps and go.

Devhints

TL;DR for developer documentation

Station • One app to rule them all

Station is the first smart workstation for busy people. A single place for all of your work applications.

Shards

A free and modern UI toolkit for web makers based on the popular Bootstrap 4 framework.

Markdown Here

Markdown Here will help you to write email more quickly and powerfully than you thought possible.

Shift - The Best Desktop Email Client for Gmail and Outlook.com

Get sh*t done across Mail, Calendar & Drive. Access Chrome Extensions, Google Services, and all of your favorite apps. Did we mention Unified Search?

Square Register: Our New POS Solution | Square

The turning point for point of sale

Giving social networking back to you - The Mastodon Project

Social networking, back in your hands. The world’s largest free, open-source, decentralized microblogging network

Balsamiq Cloud

Fast, Approachable, Collaborative Wireframing

Coda

It’s a new day for docs.

Telegram Messenger

A new era of messaging

Cloud Firestore | Firebase

Store and sync app data at global scale

Readwise

Readwise sends you a daily email resurfacing your best Kindle highlights

Moo.do

Moo.do is a powerful organization system, connected to all your services, with email and calendar built-in.

Better Than Bookmarks - Toby

Bookmarks are for books, not browsers. Organize your browser tabs into Toby so you can access key resources in one click instead of seven.

plainJS - The Vanilla JavaScript Repository

Vanilla JavaScript for building powerful web applications without jQuery

Franchise: a sql notebook

An open-source notebook for sql

Bubble - Visual Programming

You don't need to be a coder. Build software by pointing and clicking

Surge

Simple, single-command web publishing. Publish HTML, CSS, and JS for free, without leaving the command line.

Octopus

Internal wiki with diagrams for software and product teams

Topicbox: modern group email discussions

Boost your team’s knowledge with a powerful shared archive.

Build a Bot with Zero Coding

An example of using Google Sheets to create a Viber survey chat bot without a backend server

Siteleaf - A friendly CMS for your static site

Siteleaf is a content management system designed for a better web.

The Cloud CMS for Jekyll - CloudCannon

Build Jekyll or static websites, have your team and clients update inline

Static Site CMS - Forestry.io

A full-featured CMS for your static site with support for Jekyll, Hugo and Git

gitignore.io

Create Useful .gitignore Files For Your Project

Page.REST

An HTTP API to extract OpenGraph, oEmbed or any other content from any public web page as JSON.

Freezetab

A powerful alternative to bookmarks

MkDocs

MkDocs is a fast, simple and downright gorgeous static site generator that's geared towards building project documentation. Documentation source files are written in Markdown, and configured with a single YAML configuration file

Write.as

Write.as is the simplest way to publish to the world. Write.as is for writers, thinkers, and anyone who needs to get their thoughts down fast. It's a distraction-free writing space and a safe home for your thoughts.

Vivino | Price comparison, ratings and reviews for any wine

Buy your next bottle of wine with the help of 25 Million friends

WhatRuns

Discover what runs a website Extension that helps you identify technologies used on any website at the click of a button.

Laverna - keep your notes private

Laverna has a simple and robust markdown editor, which can help you write faster than ever before with our live markdown preview.

TablePlus

Tool for Relational Databases

Wix Code - Advanced Web Application Development

Wix Code makes it easy to build web applications and robust websites. It’s serverless, hassle-free coding. Set up database collections, create content rich websites, add custom forms and change site behavior with our APIs.

Weava: Online Highlight tool for research.

Highlight, organize & collaborate your research in one place

Publii - Open-Source CMS for Static Website

Make an extremely safe, fast and stylish static blog website in minutes

Kozmos

Free, simple and private bookmarking for everyone

Fast WordPress Hosting + Mobile Responsive Themes by StudioPress

WordPress Made Fast, Secure, and Worry Free

StackBlitz

Online VS Code IDE for Angular & React.

Public APIs

A collective list of free JSON APIs for use in web development.

Convert CSV files to searchable and sortable HTML table.

Simple command-line utility to convert CSV files to searchable and sortable HTML table

Tabledo

Create dynamic websites automatically using data from your spreadsheets as content

Safari, the world's most comprehensive tech & business learning platform

Learn the way you learn best—on the world’s most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

Web Starter Kit

Web Starter Kit is an opinionated boilerplate for web development.

Tesoro

Save a copy of any webpage, preserving how it appears right now. The page is saved forever, even if the original disappears. Archives are given a unique URL that you can share with the world.

Kite - The smart copilot for programmers

Kite brings the web's programming knowledge—intelligently sorted completions, all the documentation, and thousands of great examples—right into your favorite editor.

Atlas Informatics

Atlas Recall gives you a photographic memory for your digital life.

Twist - Mindful Team Communication

Twist is the communication app for teams who believe there’s more to work than keeping up with group chat apps.

Simul | Version Control for Microsoft Word | Simul Documents

Advanced document management features such as branching, merging and version comparison for your Word documents

StatiCrypt: Password protect static HTML

Password protect a static HTML page