50 awesome new tools for developers in 2019

50 top dev tools 2019

In this article we've gathered the best new tools for developers released over the past 12 months or so. Whether you’re deciding on a framework, something specific for your build or testing process, a React component or something else, this list should be a good starting point to help you solve some of the specific problems you face as a frontend or full-stack developer.

While it can be fun to reinvent the wheel with raw code, it’s even more fun to push something to production quickly and efficiently. These tools should help you to do just that. On this page you'll find the best new build tools (for more options see our guide to the best website builder), frameworks and libraries, and HTML and CSS tools. Jump to page 2 for our pick of the new JavaScript and React tools. Finally, page 3 runs down the best media tools and testing and data tools (remember, a decent web hosting service can help with analytics).

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Louis is an author, speaker and frontend developer who’s been involved in the web development industry since 2000. He curates the popular newsletter Web Tools Weekly and blogs about code at Impressive Webs.