bloop - radically better search for your IDE
bloop is the search extension that saves you time. Find library docs, component previews and common code usage patterns quicker, in our ad-free interface that beautifully matches your theme and helps you stay focussed.
bloop now lives in the sidebar
bloop lives sidebar, so you can view results side-by-side with your code
Enhanced code and natural language search
bloop understand queries written in plain english and code. Try searching for JS fundamentals, built-in prototypes, libraries and more...
Library method tree navigation
bloop helps you find methods within libraries quickly, by displaying them in a searchable tree view. Clicking on a method opens relevant code examples.
Improved JSX example preview
bloop helps you easily assess whether to use JSX components by rendering a static preview of each element directly in the search results.
Common patterns from GitHub
bloop helps you improve the quality of your code by surfacing common patterns. In the example above we're able to show the user that it's common to check whether a file already exists (
Tailwind CSS classes and previews
Lookup every Tailwind CSS class and instantly get a sense of its usage with visual examples in search results.
Stack Overflow answers
Stack Overflow answers can be found at the bottom of each set of search results with votes, comments and code blocks shown.
Looks great in your theme
bloop looks great in your theme. We've rebuilt our UI from the ground up to leverage the colours from your theme, helping the extension seamlessly blend into your environment.
We don't send your code to our servers. Instead, we hash the name of the library and function you're using and compare this to our own database of pre-hashed libraries and functions.
Learn more about the bloop project here.