LiveReload Alternatives

    LiveReload is described as 'A web developer tool that applies JavaScript and CSS changes without having to reload the page' and is an app in the Development category. There are nine alternatives to LiveReload for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and Chrome OS. The best alternative is Prepros. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Scout-App or Fire.app. Other great apps like LiveReload are CodeKit (Paid), Live.js (Free, Open Source), Crunch! (Freemium) and SiteFlow (Paid).

    This page was last updated Aug 2, 2021

      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Compile Less, Sass, Scss, Stylus, Jade, Coffeescript, Haml and Markdown with live browser refresh. Prepros is a web design & development tool that does all the heavy lifting needed to preprocess, optimize and test your sites and keeps your workflow supercharged.
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    1. CodeKit automatically compiles all those awesome languages you read about in tutorials. All the Cool Kids Compile Sass, Less, Stylus, CSS, CoffeeScript, Pug, Slim, Haml, TypeScript, JavaScript, ES6, Markdown, JSON, SVG, PNG, GIF and JPEG right out of the box.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • node-webkit
      Scout-App is a cross-platform desktop app that delivers the power of Sass to the hands of web designers. Scout-app helps make your CSS workflow a snap by delivering more control, optimization, and organization. No developer required.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Fire.app is a menu bar only app for dead easy HTML prototyping. It supports Sass/Compass, Haml, ERB, Markdown, CoffeeScript, and more. Fire.app is written in Java (JRuby), and works in Mac, Linux and PC.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      Say goodbye to Alt-Tab. Live.js makes sure you're always looking at the latest version of the page you're working on, whether you're writing HTML, CSS or Javascript.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Write your LESS markup. Crunch it into a CSS file. Link the crunched CSS file in your HTML. CRUNCH allows you to organize your LESS/CSS styles into some well-organized libraries, and then just serve a single file to the browser.
    2. The life-saver app for web developers ! Easily check syntax, minify or process all your web assets (stylesheets, scripts and templates) as you edit them with your favorite text editor!
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    3. LivePage is a developer tool which reloads website resources (such as CSS, HTML and JavaScript) as they update on the server, so you are always looking at the most up-to-date version of a web page. It can make developing websites a lot faster, by helping productivity.
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    4. Tired of having to compile your scripts manually? Do you want to optimize your website images? Do you really want to speed up your website by shaving off unnecessary file bulk? Just drag'n'drop your files and Squeezer will take care of the rest!
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