There is no correct set of tools every developer should be using. The right tool is the one best suited to you.
We’ve compiled a list of 10 exceptional free or open source apps for developers to help keep costs minimal, improve productivity and simplify workflow. You will find some old favorites listed; however, you might discover some new tools for your arsenal.
Working on the web means being organized and productive. Evernote’s tagline, “Remember Everything,” means it should become your most relied upon tool. With its cross-platform support (desktop, web and mobile), you can capture, upload and sync from anywhere to keep your “online brain” efficiently catalogued.
Just a few examples of uses include task lists, scheduling, bookmarks, brainstorming, inspiration, writing and much more. As a developer, you could even use Evernote to archive snippets of code for future reference, using the web clipper. With the intuitive tag system, it’s simple to search and find any stored data.