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Codealike vs WakaTime: What are the differences?
What is Codealike? Coding metrics. See aggregate information on how your coding time was used (Coding, Debugging, Building and System time). Codealike is a service that tracks your activity while you code normally. Once you've installed and signed in in your preferred IDE (Visual Studio, Eclipse or Chrome), the plugin will track, process and send the data to our servers so you can visualize it anytime you want to learn how you work and how to improve through trustworthy data.
What is WakaTime? Quantify Your Coding. Open-source plugins for automatic time tracking & insights into your programming. Quantify your coding - open source plugins for automatic time tracking & insights into your programming.
Codealike and WakaTime can be primarily classified as "Programming & Code Analytics" tools.
Some of the features offered by Codealike are:
- Personal Dashboard
- Behavior report
- Web Navigation
On the other hand, WakaTime provides the following key features:
- Fully automatic, with reports via email
- Find the time you spend per feature/commit
- See time spent in each language
"It challenges me to keep on focus" is the primary reason why developers consider Codealike over the competitors, whereas "Automatic time tracking per project" was stated as the key factor in picking WakaTime.
Pros of Codealike
- With those metrics I can improve my coding and focus5
- It challenges me to keep on focus5
- Measure productivity3
- Eclipse integration2
- Track Web Activities1
- Free Tier0
- Global Ranking0
Pros of WakaTime
- Automatic time tracking per project16
- It's a great way to manage my time12
- Time log next to each commit on GitHub8
- Big choice of supported IDEs4
- Vim integration4
- Eclipse integration1
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Cons of Codealike
Cons of WakaTime
- Slow down the IDE1