My Development Setup

In the past, I stumbled upon many interesting tools by investigating the development setups of other developers. Therefore, I thought I could also present you my setup.

I change up things sometimes, so this page will serve as a living document and a place to point curious developers to when I get asked.

IDE + Editor + Terminal

Desktop Apps

  • Firefox as my main browser
  • Notion all-in-one workspace for notes, docs, tasks, todos and more
  • Trello as my project management tool
  • Enpass for password management
  • Franz as messaging app
  • Spotify for music streaming
  • Alfred App an productivity app for macOS
  • Dash an API documentation browser

Notebook

I am using a MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2018) for development and a custom-built desktop PC for gaming.

Mechanical Keyboard

I use the Varmillo VA88M ISO-DE with clear MX switches:

Varmillo VA88M

Michael Hoffmann

Passionate freelance frontend and app developer with a focus on web-based technologies