Kousek Alternatives

    Kousek is described as 'fully re-written version of Snippet. Reworked to be even easier to use and more simplistic. Still fully keyboard navigable' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Kousek for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and SaaS. The best alternative is GitHub Gist, which is free. Other great apps like Kousek are Dash (Paid), Quiver (Paid), massCode (Free, Open Source) and Cacher (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Feb 26, 2021

    1. Gist is a simple way to share snippets and pastes with others. All gists are git repositories, so they are automatically versioned, forkable and usable as a git repository.
    2. Dash is an API Documentation Browser and Code Snippet Manager. Dash stores snippets of code and instantly searches offline documentation sets for almost any API you might use. You can even generate your own docsets or request docsets to be included.
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    3. Quiver is a notebook built for programmers. It lets you easily mix text, code and Markdown within one note, edit code with an awesome code editor, live preview Markdown and LaTeX cells, and find any note instantly via the full-text search.
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    4. massCode is a free and open source code snippets manager. The main feature is a modern editor - Monaco editor, which is used in VS Code. Among the advantages of the editor are rich IntelliSense, validation for TypeScript, JavaScript, CSS, LESS, SCSS, JSON, HTML.
    5. Cacher is like long term memory for software professionals. Use it to curate a library of useful code snippets for you and your team.


    6. If you're looking for a fully-featured code snippet manager then CodeBox is exactly what you need!
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Offline search tool for developers. Find what you need without the need for Internet access. - Full Text Search: Search both in symbol names and documentation contents. Allows finding detailed information not available in document names.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer maintaned since May 2016. Last version, 0.1.1, released in March 2016, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      Gisto is a code snippet manager that runs on GitHub Gists and adds additional features such as searching, tagging and sharing gists while including a rich code editor.
    7. Code snippets are Knowledge and Sensitive ones doubly so! With DECS you can store, secure and tightly control access to proprietary bits, tokens, configurations, certificates, and other sensitive data all in one workspace.
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      • Mac
      SnippetsLab is an easy-to-use snippets manager. It helps you to collect and organize valuable code snippets, and makes sure that you have easy access to them whenever you want.
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