Must have VS Code Extensions that productive software developers use

Productivity is the key quality of efficient software developers. Most of the high productivity yielding coders use some top quality VS Code extensions. These extensions help them manage their code expeditiously and with minimal efforts. Below is the list of must have extensions for VS Code users.

1- Prettier


Prettier is an amazing code formatter for JavaScript, TypeScript, Flow, JSX, JSON, CSS, SCSS, HTML, Vue, Angular and many other high level languages. It converts your code to a consistent style by parsing and re-printing it so that it take the maximum line length into account, wrapping code when necessary. It has more than 7.15+ million installs and developers love its functionality.

2- Bracket Pair Colorizer 2

Bracket Pair Colorizer 2

Bracket Pair Colorizer 2 is the best extension to determine the starting and ending of methods. It identify matching brackets with colors. Coders can define which tokens to match with colors they want. It is not very big feature but it drastically reduces lots of time consumption. It has a whooping 1+ million installs

3- Better Comments

Better Comments

Commenting your code is the best thing to make it more readable for other developers and this extension make commenting quick and efficient. The Better Comments extension will help you create more human-friendly comments in your code. Developers can categorize their annotations into alerts, queries, TODOs and highlights.

4- Project Manager

Project Manager

If you are working on more than one projects than this extension is for you. With this amazing tool you can switch from one project to other quickly and without any effort. You can save as much projects in the list as you want and just click on project name to switch to that project. 1+ millions have it installed on their systems for better management of projects.

5- Live Server

Live Server

Switching to browser and back to vs code is a headache and takes lot of your time. For overcoming this hurdle you can use this amazing extension. It opens up a browser and shows live changes. They also have an add on for serving server side files like PHP and NODE.JS that is easily install-able and works astonishingly.