ngrok

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Securely expose a local web server to the internet and capture all traffic for detailed inspection and replay

What is ngrok?

ngrok is a reverse proxy that creates a secure tunnel between from a public endpoint to a locally running web service. ngrok captures and analyzes all traffic over the tunnel for later inspection and replay.
ngrok is a tool in the localhost Tools category of a tech stack.

Who is using it?

42 companies use ngrok in their tech stacks, including Shelf, Zendesk, and TACTFUL.ai.

Shelf

Zendesk

TACTFUL.ai

Devza Inc

Platform Development Team

Tophatter

Preventor Platform

Goodwings

Q:MARKETING AG

nibbl

F.biz

20scoops

Why developers like ngrok

Easy to use
Super-fast
Free
Awesome traffic analysis page
Reliable custom domains
Shares service-wide metrics
Mobile development
Supports UTP And HTTPS