Focusbar Alternatives

    Focusbar is described as 'Bring your tasks to a focus with Focusbar - simple but powerful tool to help you work on one thing at a time. Stop multitasking and stay focused. It's simple'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Focusbar for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Android, Online / Web-based and Linux. The best alternative is Cold Turkey, which is free. Other great apps like Focusbar are Forest (Freemium), Pomodone (Freemium), Tasklog (Paid) and FocusMe (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jul 22, 2021

    1. Cold Turkey is a productivity program that you can use to temporarily block yourself off of popular social media sites, addicting websites and games so that you can get your work done!
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    2. Forest is an app to help you stay focused on your work. Whenever you want to concentrate, you can plant a seed in Forest. In the next 30 minutes, this small seed will gradually grow into a big tree.
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      Pomodone is the easiest way to track your workflow using Pomodoro technique, on top of your current task management service. Don't create any tasks! Just connect your favorite task management service and start using Pomodone just in 3 minutes.
    3. Productivity software developed for the needs of typical modern freelancer. For web and mobile. Track time, manage tasks. Categorize by projects, clients & labels.
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    4. The All-In-One Application and Website Blocker for Windows, Mac and Android.
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    5. Freedom is an application that disables networking on an Apple computer for up to eight hours at a time. Freedom will free you from the distractions of the internet, allowing you time to code, write, or create.
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    6. StayFocusd is a productivity extension for Google Chrome that helps you stay focused on work by restricting the amount of time you can spend on time-wasting websites.
    7. SelfControl is a free and open-source application for Mac OS X that lets you block your own access to distracting websites, your mail servers, or anything else on the Internet. Just set a period of time to block for, add sites to your blacklist, and click "Start.
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    8. focus booster is a simple timer application following the 'Pomodoro technique' for time management.
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    9. YAPA, Yet Another Pomodoro Application, is minimalistic desktop timer app for Pomodoro Technique users.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed since May 2017 and the installer can't be downloaded from the official website anymore. Last version, 1.2.0, released in January 2015, can be still downloaded as portable program from GitHub.

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