Menubar Apps

Love menubar apps?

I sure do, they’re concise, do one thing well and they are always there when you need them.

To celebrate this fact, I’ve put together a collection of Mac menubar apps that I find useful, work great and most importantly improve productivity.


AudioNotes is a macOS menu bar app that helps you record and share audio messages really easily.

Get AudioNotes
Ping Man

πŸ‘€ Always keep an eye on it, it’s displayed on your menu bar.
⚑️ Check which apps consume the most network.
✏️ Change the URL you want to ping.

Get Ping Man

Noizio is an ambient sound equalizer that helps you relax and increase your productivity when as you’re trying to concentrate on work! πŸ™‡

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IP Man

IP Man is a simple Mac menu bar app displaying your public IP at any time. Easily and quickly copy/paste it by clicking it or by using the shortcut cmd+i.

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Organize your menu bar icons, by hiding them, rearranging them, show hidden items with a click or keyboard shortcut and have icons show when they update.

Get Bartender

UptimeBar is a simple OS X menu bar app that notifies you if any of your websites are down. It connects to the UptimeRobot API to get up to date information every few seconds.

Get UptimeBar

DailyWall for Mac is an app that will change your wallpaper to one of the beautiful photos from a curated collection gathered across Unsplash, Pixabay and Pexels every day at 10AM.

Get DailyWall
Flag Times

Flag Times is a tool to quickly and easily see what time it is in other time zones within the Mac toolbar.

Get Flag Times
Thought Train

Stop using stickynotes. Keep your notes where you can see them!

Thought Train will keep your notes visible at a glance, without ever switching tabs.

Get Thought Train

Itsycal is a tiny menu bar calendar.

If you want, it will display your events as a companion to the Mac Calendar app. You can also create and delete (but not edit) events.

Get Itsycal

Dropzone is a productivity app for the Mac that makes it faster and easier to move and copy files, launch applications, upload to many different services, and more.

Get Dropzone

This application was created to make you more healthy by performing exercises during the day. Fight sitting disease by taking steps to become more physically active.

Get Sluggard Now

Poster is a minimalist searchable wallpaper changer macOS app that lives on menu bar.Β 

Get Poster Now

TripMode helps you save data and money. Use your bandwidth only for what matters to you. Browse faster on slow networks.

Get TripMode

Gestimer is a beautiful Mac menu bar app for those little reminders during the day. Simply drag the Gestimer menu bar icon onto the screen.

Get Gestimer

The BitBar app lets you put the output from any script or program right in your Mac OS X menu bar.

Get BitBar

BeardedSpice is a menubar application for Mac OSX that allows you to control web based media players and some native apps with the media keys found on Mac keyboards.

Get BeardedSpice