A productivity tool that replaces your Spotlight on mac with a Spotlight on steroids. With a lot of integrations, it’s an amazing tool to boost your productivity.
🖊️ Account creation
- Download raycast for their website and install.
- Suggested to replace CMD + Space with raycast. Follow their instructions during installation.
- After disabling the spotlight commands as suggested replace the Raycast command to CMD + SPACE
🧰 Getting Started
Follow the Raycast walkthrough guide to get familiar with it (within Raycast itself).
Suggested extensions from the store
Store extension, open raycast, and type “Store”. Here is a list of our favorites (Feel free to add new ones here):
- Novu - list all useful sites, trigger notification and more
- GitHub - Quickly view open pull requests, workflows, issues, and more.
- Linear - Quickly navigate between issues and create new ones.
- Doppler Share Secret - Share secrets easily with a perishable link
- Jetbrains - quickly access toolbox projects
- Zoom - Quickly generate zoom links (on zoom settings you can enable copy meeting link to clipboard after creation to speed up this process )
- Emoji Search - quickly find the emoji you need
- Coffee - Prevent the sleep function from your Mac.
- Figma - To quickly open personal Figma links
- Spotify (Optional) - to manage the Spotify player
You can easily create quick links to access frequent sites fast. Some examples for quick links:
- Our Notion page
- GitHub repository pull requests
- GitHub repository issues
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