Top tips and tools for developers this week - 19 Mar'22

Top tips and tools for developers this week - 19 Mar'22

“Efficiency is doing better what is already being done.”

We understand the importance of efficiency, productivity, and focussed-work for programmers and to help coders be more productive, we share bite-sized tips , tools, and shortcuts for developers at our discord server.

These are the top tools and tips shared on Invide's Remote Developers' Community in the past week.

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What's there in the blog this week?

  1. A very simple tip do get something important done if you have been procrastinating
  2. An extension for Dev Productivity
  3. A free tool that lets you create cool quote like images
  4. A superb productivity tip
  5. Must know shortcuts for developers

1. An extension for Dev Productivity

OneTab- Whenever you find yourself with too many tabs, click the OneTab icon to convert all of your tabs into a list. When you need to access the tabs again, you can either restore them individually or all at once. It makes your tabs organised .

2. A very simple tip do get something important done if you have been procrastinating


STOP with whatever you are doing ( watching a movie, reading, scrolling etc.) and take a deep breath. Tell yourself that you will only work for 5 minutes on that important task and get to work.

🌟 These 5 minutes of work will trick your brain into working, help you gain momentum and break the cycle of procrastination. Now that you have started, push your limits and get that task over with .

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3. Tweetlet

It is a free tool that lets you create cool quote like images from your tweets known as tweetlets.

4. A superb productivity tip

  • Don't forget to take breaks from work every once in a while

  • Let's not forget that we are all humans and rest is crucial to come back stronger, rejuvenated and excited to work again.

  • Also , The odds of finding a different angle to a problem (if you were facing one) would increase

  • Take breaks every once in a while

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5. Must know shortcuts for developers

  • Home key- Moves your cursor to the beginning of the line
  • End key - Moves your cursor to the end of the statement
  • Shift + Home - Let's you selects from current cursor position to beginning of the statement
  • Shift + End- Selects from current cursor position to end of line
  • Ctrl + End - Moves cursor to end of the document

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