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LiveReload Alternatives

LiveReload is described as 'A web developer tool that applies JavaScript and CSS changes without having to reload the page' and is a website reloader 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 CodeKit. 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 Prepros, Live.js, Crunch! and SiteFlow.

LiveReload alternatives are mainly Code Editors but may also be Website Reloaders. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of LiveReload.
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A web developer tool that applies JavaScript and CSS changes without having to reload the page.

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  1. CodeKit icon

    CodeKit

    • Mac

    CodeKit automatically compiles all those awesome languages you read about in tutorials.

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  2. Prepros icon

    Prepros

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Compile Less, Sass, Scss, Stylus, Jade, Coffeescript, Haml and Markdown with live browser refresh.

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    Scout-App

    • 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.

    ⚫︎ PortableScout-App can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Fire.app

    • 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.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownFire.app supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ PortableFire.app can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Live.js

    • 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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    Crunch!

    • 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.

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    SiteFlow

    • Mac

    The life-saver app for web developers !.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownSiteFlow supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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    Squeezer

    • Mac

    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?

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    LivePage

    • Online
    • Chrome OS
    • Google Chrome

    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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