Development Environment

My favorite extensions, themes, tips for a beautifully productive development environment.

July 2019 - 2 min read
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Programs

Programs I use on a daily basis

  • Visual Studio Code
  • Alfred 4
  • Insomnia
  • TablePlus
  • GraphQL IDE
  • CleanMyMac

VS Code Setup

vscode

My vscode setup isn’t anything super crazy but I have managed to get it looking pretty snazzy.

Font

Cascadia Code

Cascadia Code

Cascadia Code Characters

Extensions

Emojisense

Adds suggestions and autocomplete for emoji

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Turbo Console Log

If you have to use console.log(), this is the fastest way possible

Terminal Setup

Always looking for improvements but damn I love this setup

terminal

Since I’m a tinker-er and indecisive I switch between iTerm2 & Hyper because I love everything the guys at Zeit produce

Setup

If you haven’t already, you’re going to want to get your terminal shell moved from bash to ZSH.

Now you can install oh-my-zsh

Prompt

Prompt Pure Prompt Pure

Instead of an oh-my-zsh theme, I am using Prompt Pure

Just love how simple this prompt is