Fathom Analytics - I like their privacy-first approach and easy-to-use dashboard.
Flowbite - They've got tons of great components, and I love their customised graphs, makes my website stand out.
Polypane - My go-to browser when building websites, I love their accessibility tools, social previews and the ability to test my responsiveness.
PHPStorm - My IDE of choice, it is extremely fast, easy-to-use and the suggested completions are much better than I ever got with VS Code (even with extensions).
TablePlus - I love the ease of simplicity and the functionality that this app provides. I often launch it from the command line using environment variables, which is extremely useful to me.
Paw - For debugging and playing around with APIs, it has been phenomenal for my use, this has blown Postman or even Insomnia out of the water in my own use. The UI has been amazing to use, very easy and a great overall experience.
Ray - When debugging my websites having a separate application to view these has been very useful. It is a great tool for monitoring queries to make sure I'm not slowing them down with unneeded data.
HELO - When testing and building email templates within my apps, I use it for ensuring they appear correctly and validating links that I provide on them.
16" MacBook Pro, M1 Max (10-core CPU, 32-core GPU), 32GB Unified RAM, 1TB SSD (2021) - I came from the 16" Intel i9 version, this one handles multiple IDEs and development tools without an issue.
27" LG UltraFine 5K Monitor - I wanted a budget-level Pro Display XDR, and this has been fantastic with a clear and very bright screen.
Apple Magic Keyboard (Full) - I came from a mechanical keyboard, solely for the battery life, alongside being comfort to type on. for numbers.
Apple Magic Trackpad 2 (Dark) - I came from a Logitech MX Master 3, and I have found I am much faster on the trackpad - it took some time to get used to though.
iPhone 13 Pro Max, Sierra Blue, 256gb - I do a lot of photography and wanted a phone that was bright and clear to use, and paired well with my Apple products.
Apple Watch Series 7, Aluminium, 45mm - I chose the nike band in blue, as I mainly use it for exercise and sleeping, and wanted something light.
SecretLab TITAN Evo (2022) - This is very comfortable, and has a backrest support with a pillow for your neck / head.
Pivot Laptop Stand Desk - When sat at my desk, I have my MacBook connected to my monitor whilst also being open, allowing me to have 2 screens.
Gaming Light Bar - I went with these as they are easy to setup, and gave my desk some light when working on projects within the evenings.
IndieBrands - I love using this platform for purchasing pre-branded and ready-to-go domains.
Mono Lisa - This is my personal font of choice as it is easy to read, and overall looks pleasant when writing code.
Tailwind CSS - It has been extremely useful for building rapid websites, without the fear of not being able to maintain them.
YubiKey - I use hardware keys for my 2-factor security. These have been much easier to login with, without fearing security, and just require a physical key.
CleanShotX - I often take screenshots, whether it be new additions to my websites, or showing other forms of work. This has been super light, and has been fantastic for video or even GIF recordings.
Bitwarden - After being a heavy Dashlane fan for many years, I recently switched to this and its features are just as good, and much cheaper in turn too. A big bonus for me has been that they support hardware keys.
Figma - This app has been extremely useful for quickly playing around with designs, and has many community-built plugins that have been great.