Our Picks: Top Software Development Blogs

At Apiumhub, we are driven by passion for technology. We are big fans of Agile methodologies and we all share the same thirst for learning and constant development. We regularly organize trainings and open spaces to share what we have learnt applying theory to practice, working on real software development projects. We believe that it is a must following new trends and innovations in the software world, therefore we prepared a list of our picks with top software development blogs in 2017.

Top 30 software development blogs in 2017

1. Dzone

One of the best software development blogs is Dzone. Web, where you will find all necessary information about agile software development. Tutorials, guidelines, tools and software insights for beginners and experts. Hundreds of publications, over 1M members. Top topics: Agile, Big data, Cloud, Data base, Devops, Integraton, IOT, Java, Mobile, Performance, Security and many more.

2. Javacodegeeks

Here you may actually learn Java online. You will find Android development tutorials, Java tutorials for beginners, Java books, Scala, Kotlin, Groovy and JRuby news, code examples and many more.

3. Github blog

Best place to find examples of clean code. Also, you will see DevOps tools and best software development practices.

4. Toptal blog

Place for in-depth development tutorials and new technology trends. Here you will find latest information about Back-end, Web front-end, Mobile, agile project management, etc.

5. Geeksforgeeks

A computer science portal for geeks. It contains well written, well thought and well explained computer science and programming articles.

6. Thedailywtf

Offers daily posts of user-submitted examples of bad code and software design. Good place to find examples and explanation of curious perversions in Information Technology. Basically, it is “how not to” guide for developing software. They recount tales of disastrous development, from project management gone spectacularly bad to inexplicable coding choices.

7. Docker blog

As you could guess from the name, here you will find all useful information about Docker. Case studies, tutorials, examples, updates, news and many more. Everything you need to be convinced using docker, but using it right.

8. Atlassian blog

Awesome blog for Agile lovers. It has some practical tips and approaches for agile software development; testing, integration, etc. Here you may find announcements, journal entries, status reports, news, trends, tricks and tips and many more.

9. JSplayground

Here it is a bit easy to guess again. This blog is about JavaScript, about React. All necessary tips and advices you may get there to be sure your Javascript project is going in the right direction.


Scotch is a web development blog discussing all programming topics. Most popular ones are: Javascript, Angular 2, Node.JS, Docker, PHP, etc.

11. Twitter engineering blog

In this blog engineers of Twitter share their case studies, their tips, their findings and pitfalls. This blog is based on real examples, real projects. Here you may really learn from one of the best engineer teams in the world and know which tools they use and which methodology they follow.

12. Scala blog

Again quite easy to guess that this blog is about Scala. Scala updates, Scala best practices, Scala tips and examples.

13. Apiumhub blog

This blog is about software development & software architecture. Here you will find useful information about: Agile, Backend, IOS, Android, DDD, TDD, CI, SOLID, Unit testing, microservices, docker, natural language processing, Reactive, Javascript, PHP, Scala, Nodejs, Angularjs and many many more.

14. Vaughnvernon DDD blog

Here you will discover DDD tips by Vaughn Vernon. How to use Scala and Akka with Domain Driven Design and many other interesting things related to architecture and software craftsmanship.

15. Scruminc blog

This blog is about Scrum; best practices and tools. Here you will find success stories, tutorials, examples, statistics and other useful articles to improve team’s productivity and efficiency of the project.

16. Devhumor

Yes, this one is related to software humor. Memes, pictures, jokes, code and other stuff from real life that make you laugh.

17. Codinghorror

This blog you will love if you have a good sense of humor as it’s posts often include funny asides on the human aspects of coding. Also you will find articles discussing recent advances in the tech world.

18. Raywanderlich

This blog has tutorials for iOS and Android developers. Tips and best practices for swift and mac lovers. Unit testing, Unity, C#, Json and many more.

19. Objc

Here you will find books on advanced techniques and practices for iOS and OS X development. Most famous ones are: Functional Swift, swift talks series, advanced swift and Core Data.

20. Furbo

Here you will find a lot of articles about web development practices and tips. Also the author is following new technology trends and you may see some articles with his opinion about tech evolution and new software technologies.

21. Scala times

Once-weekly Scala news flash. All scala lovers should definitely follow it, because by doing it you will always know what is going on in the Scala world.

22. Martin Fowler blog: microservices

Here you will see articles about object-oriented programming. Microservices, refactoring, agile, continuous delivery and other important and currently hot topics you may find here.

23. Funky JavaScript

Javascript related blog with React and Redux, Object Oriented vs Functional Programming topics. Insights and trends, opinions and examples can be easily found here.

24. RisingStack Engineering

Engineering blog for Node.js and JavaScript lovers. TDD, callback hell, clean coding and other buzz and important topics are discussed here.

25. Dave Sexton’s Blog

C# software development blog with topics relating to Microsoft’s .NET Framework, Sql Server, software architecture and more.

26. Panavtec

Android advanced topics written with personal experiences about coding. Other topics like Domain driven design, mobile architecture, TDD, MVP, Functional programming, continuous integration you will also find here.

27. Codecentric AG Blog

Blog with interesting articles about Java, Performance Solutions, agile, software architecture, continuous delivery, cloud and many more.

28. Ocramius

Blog with software development thoughts about DDD, Akka, microservices, PHP, Junit, Docker, Android development and others.

29. AWS Developer Blog

Useful blog with articles about Java, .NET, PHP, Javascript, C++ and many more.

30. Carlosbuenosvinos

Last but not least, which I believe should definitely be in this list of top software development blogs is Carlosbuenosvinos. A blog with useful insights about PHP, DevOps, Extreme Programming, Scrum, Domain Driven Design and other important software development topics.

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