Alternative products to Activa

5 alternative and related products to Activa

Activa
Monitor all running apps effortlessly.
Activa is a free and simple macOS menubar app that allows you see all your running applications.
5 Alternatives to Activa

Track all your unnecessary trips to distracting websites

Recommendations
Ben Tossell
Ben Tossell- No-coder 👉 Makerpad.co
I like this, the interface is clean but it does tell me i'm distracted far too much 😬
Aman Mittal
Aman Mittal- Book Blogger | Developer
This app is easy to use and useful at the same time.
Ben Tossell
Ben Tossell- No-coder 👉 Makerpad.co
This is more of a tracker - it doesnt block stuff but I think its pretty slick for tracking. I use it :)
Around the web
Idownloadblog
A lot of us use our Macs not only for our daily lives, but also for our work. The problem is, with all of the internet at our fingertips, it can be hard to stay focused when the allure of social networking, like Facebook and Twitter, as well as other things you can do to slack off, are no more than just a click away.
29 Alternatives to Escape

Website blocker so you can get back to your fucking work

Recommendations
Ellen Kruijzen
Ellen Kruijzen- Nightlife Evangelist at Loop
Funny extension that help when you're easily distracted to watch cat video's on Facebook or other sites.
Alex Lam
Alex Lam- Maker @ Lamify
As one user said - It has all the good effects of Adderall without the methiness.
J.D. Lindsay
J.D. Lindsay
This has saved me a dozen unproductive trips to Youtube! Part of my arsenal in curbing my bad online habits. 😉
Around the web
Medium
There are a chrome plugin, it's called "Go Fucking Work". I use this extension to prevent me access distraction sites like Social Media, Email, and something else. This extension also can "disable a websites to being blocked". I use this to open StackOverflow, Google, CssTricks, Nosily, etc. Btw, thanks for your nice article!
RedEye Chicago
There's a new Chrome extension in town, and unlike other programs that are meant to divert your attention to mindless scrolling and button-mashing, this one emphatically, and pretty crudely, wants you to get shit done.
Lifehacker
Chrome: If you need a little help getting off of Facebook or Reddit and getting things done, Go Fucking Work for Chrome has that in droves-and yes, that's its name. No nonsense, no frills, just sharp, pointed advice. Go Fucking Work turns every new tab page into a reminder that, well, you should really get back to work.
The Daily Dot
Stop me if this sounds familiar: You open a Google doc to write something for work when-ding!-"Laura liked your Facebook status." You click over to your Facebook tab, then click on the alert to read Laura's comment and admire your status once more. "Okay," you tell yourself, "back to work."
38 Alternatives to Go Fucking Work

A Mac app to block distracting websites

Recommendations
Bryan Clark
Bryan Clark- mobile @ Khan Academy
This is hands-down my favorite — it blocks distracting websites and apps on your laptop, and gets out of your way otherwise. Like Self-Control, but with an even-nicer UI!
Mariusz Ciesla
Mariusz Ciesla- Product Designer
I use this one. Does good enough job blocking access to apps and websites I don't want to spend time on when working. Also has a "hardcore mode" where you literally can't turn off work mode during certain times. It's awesome.
Ivan Mir
Ivan Mir- maker of Qbserve time tracking app
Focus is the most customizable Mac app for this and it works for all browsers.
45 Alternatives to Focus
Discover your next favorite thing

Product Hunt surfaces the best new products, every day. It's a place for product-loving enthusiasts to share and geek out about the latest mobile apps, websites, hardware projects, and tech creations.