Developer Productivity
Join us for an Awesome Workshop on:

Developer Productivity

September 16, 2021 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time

This workshop has already been published as a course!

Developer Productivity

Some Key Takeaways!

By participating along with us in the workshop, you'll learn:

  • Bootstrapping new dev workstations
  • Program Config management (vimrc, bashrc/zshrc)
  • Benefits and strategies with window managers
  • Terminal Upleveling
  • Better git management / tool exploration
  • Basic Linux Core Utils

Your (Awesome) Instructor



My name is ThePrimeagen and I love Vim. I have become deeply passionate about loving the developing experience and sharing that with others! Vim is a tool that brings an infinite amount of tweaking, making your development experience the exact way you want it. And yes, my wife is beautiful. Father of 4.

Spend A Full Day Immersed in Developer Productivity with ThePrimeagen

Workshop Details

A course designed to address a better developer experience. Many of us simply open vscode and don't know any of the software and tricks to make our life better, to learn more about our OS, and ultimately become a better developer.

Daily Schedule

We've already held over 300 workshops with thousands of attendees in-person and online. In this time we've discovered ways to schedule the day, so it goes smoothly and efficiently. Regardless if you're in-person or participating with us online you'll have the full ability to replay things you missed, get your questions answered LIVE and interact with the teacher throughout the day.

  • 9:30AM
    Introduction. What is developer productivity? Who am I? Is it worth it?
  • 10:00AM
    Window Managers. Theory and practice.
  • 10:30AM
    Better terminal management. Tmux - Why use it and how to create it into your own experience.
  • 12:00PM
  • 12:30PM
    Some basics on Linux Core Utils and other great tools.
  • 1:30PM
    Git worktrees - How they work and why they can be awesome.
  • 2:00PM
    Some of my favorite productivity plugins
  • 2:30PM
  • 3:00PM
    Dotfile management! There are a shocking amount of options here! What I use.

Interact with the Instructor

Get Your Questions Answered • Code Along with the Class • Classroom Format

Is This Workshop for Me?


Anyone who has desired a better developer experience. I am never satisified with ok, I want the best developer workflow and continually tweek it to be what I want.

Any Prerequisites?

  • Basic command line proficiency.
  • Unix environment. WSL2 for Windows, MacOS, or Linux flavor of your choice. - If WSL2 is out of the question, there is still some of this that will be beneficial. Specifically around git and ansible.

Event Details


One Full Day Workshop Session

Replay Videos (available immediately)


September 16, 2021 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time


Attend online on our full HD live stream