Jerry Nixon on Windows: A list of online tools I use

Jerry Nixon on Windows

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

A list of online tools I use

Every developer has their list of tools. That list of things making me more productive. That list of things helping me remember, too. Today, I went through my list for my team & thought I would share. Who knows what my list will look like in another 3 or 4 years. Maybe no change at all. Who knows.

  1. .NET tinkering https://dotnetfiddle.net/
  2. HTML/CSS/JS tinkering https://jsfiddle.net/
  3. TSQL tinkering http://sqlfiddle.com/
  4. TSQL linting https://poorsql.com/
  5. Mermaid graphs https://mermaid-js.github.io/mermaid-live-editor
  6. Snippets store https://gist.github.com
  7. JWT decoder https://jwt.ms/
  8. Validate YAML https://freedevtools.net/yaml.html
  9. Beautify JSON https://jsonformatter.tool-kit.dev/
  10. Beautify CSS https://www.cleancss.com/css-beautify/
  11. Regular expressions https://regex101.com/
  12. Color tinkering https://color.cloudflare.design/ & https://color.adobe.com/create/color-wheel
  13. Accessibility tester https://www.webaccessibility.com/
  14. Fake data generator https://lipsum.com/
  15. Image tinkering https://pixlr.com/x/
  16. CSS generator http://css3generator.com/
  17. Chart tinkering https://app.diagrams.net/
  18. Online brainstorming https://whiteboard.microsoft.com/
  19. Json mapping to classes https://json2csharp.com/
  20. Azure icons https://iconcloud.design/browse/Azure%20Icons
  21. QR Code generator https://tools.fromdev.com/qr-code-generator.html
  22. Online distractions https://www.kobayashimaru.com/