19 Amazing Holiday Gift Ideas for Bloggers, Designers & Developers
Are you looking for gift ideas for bloggers, designers, developers, or just a more technically savvy friend? Ideally, you would want to choose a gift that is useful for your loved ones. In this article, we have hand-picked the best holiday gift ideas for bloggers, designers, and developers.
Airpods are wireless Bluetooth earbuds made by Apple for their newer iPhones. These are extremely nice and compact which makes it excellent for travels. The microphone feature is surprisingly good for handling calls while traveling. Airpods are an excellent gift item for anyone but specially your tech savvy friends.
Logitech BRIO Webcam is an ultra HD 4K capable webcam with easy to clip mount that works on any computer. The video quality is superb and works really well even in low light. It is perfect for video conferencing, Skype calls, or live streaming. For the security conscious folks, it comes with built-in security cap so there is no need to tape your webcam lens.
This is an excellent gift for bloggers, developers, and designers.
This app enabled R2 D2 Droid is a great gift for Star Wars fans out there. It comes with authentic movements, which are controlled by the app. Equipped with LED lights and built-in speakers, R2 D2 is the perfect companion to binge watch Star Wars saga. For the young programmers, R2 D2 is fully programmable, and you can run your own commands to modify its behavior.
Drones are the ultimate toy for anyone interested in technology, photography, and computers. This DJI Quadcopter is the best drone camera on the market. It is a state of the art machine that combines cutting-edge engineering, technology, and photography. Ultra HD 4K camera, extended flight time, and a wide range of accessories make it the perfect gift.
This awesome device by Dell connects a laptop to up to three additional monitors, various external devices and the Internet with a single cable. It is a must-have accessory for users who use their laptops particularly MacBooks with external monitors. Newer MacBook models only come with USB 3.0 ports, so this docking station makes it easier to connect Macbook with multiple displays and external devices.
Sitting for hours each day can be very bad for an individual’s health. Herman Millar Embody Chair is designed to enhance health, improve focus, and provide ergonomic support for people who sit more than 4 hours a day.
While it’s expensive, our founder Syed Balkhi swears it’s the best chair in the market, and the price is totally justified.
This chair comes in various styles and colors. It is a great gift for bloggers, developers, designers who work from home and spend the large part of their day working on computers.
Even with the best chair, prolonged sitting can tire you out. Standing desks like SmartDesk allow you to break the habit, keep healthy, and remain productive throughout the day. It is fully electric and easily adjustable up to a height of 51 inches.
KINGOM’s Storage Compartments is a beautiful desk organizer made of high-quality PU leather with stiched detailing. It has 6 divided compartments to organize pen/pencil, scissors, remote control, cell phone, cards, and more. It also has a small-notched supply drawer, which pulls out to hold 4 by 4.5-inch notepads.
For all those Trekkies out there, this communicator device is highly accurate and created from 3D scans of the last known hero prop. It is fully functional and easily pairs with any Bluetooth compatible mobile phone. You can use the classic flip action to answer calls on the device. It also includes 20 authentic voice clips and Star Trek: Original Series communicator sound effects.
Headphones help many bloggers and developers work more efficiently. Bose’s QuietComfort comes with three levels of noise cancellation for better listening experience in any environment. It has built-in Alexa voice controls, noise deducting microphones, and hassle-free Bluetooth pairing.
This is one of the best and most comfortable headphones in the market. It will make an excellent present for anyone who travels or works remotely.
iRobot Roomba is a robot vacuum cleaner that roams around your house vacuuming the surfaces. It comes with WiFi connectivity, intelligent sensors to find its way around, accepts voice commands via Alexa and Google Assistant. It can run for 90 minutes and then it automatically finds its docking station to recharge itself.
Avantree Bamboo Mobile Docking station is a 10 port and 100W docking / charging station for multiple devices. It has a QuickCharge 3.0 port for faster charging, USB C port, and 8 smart USB ports. It has a safe adapter that you can plug into a wall socket and charge all your devices at once.
13. Facebook Live Kit
Facebook Live and videos shot in selfie mode are great for creating highly engaging content. If your loved ones are doing Facebook Live videos using their phones, then they will love these gifts.
GripTight GorillaPod stand is a multi-functional tripod for cell phones. It works with any smartphone and its adjustable legs can be used to attach it to any surface. It is a must-have accessory for any video makers or photography enthusiasts.
CamKix’s wireless camera shutter allows you to easily operate camera shutter on your phone with this Bluetooth remote control. It works with all mobile phones and comes with a wrist wrap so you don’t lose it while making videos.
This USB chargeable selfie light ring adds that perfect lighting your selfie and videos are missing. It attaches to any smartphone and is designed to optimally lighten up your face.
14. WPBeginner Family of Products
WPBeginner family of products include some of the internet’s most popular tools that help small businesses grow and compete with the big guys.
- OptinMonster – Helps website owners convert visitors into customers and subscribers.
- WPForms – the best form builder for WordPress.
- MonsterInsights – Learn where website visitors are coming from and what they do on your website.
- SeedProd – Easily show a beautiful maintenance mode or coming soon page on your website.
Books From Syed’s Shelf
Books are the kind of gift that keeps giving. Here are some of the books from our founder and CEO Syed Balkhi’s bookshelf.
Changing habits is an issue that we all struggle with. In this book, author James Clear offers a proven framework for improving just a little bit every day. The author of the book is one of the world’s leading experts on habit formation. In this book, he describes practical strategies that will teach you exactly how to form good habits and break bad ones.
Problem-solving is what most entrepreneurs do to grow their business every day. Sprint offers a transformative formula for testing ideas that work. It is an excellent read for startups, bloggers, developers, and almost any individual or organization that wants to grow fast without crashing.
Hiring people for your business is a challenge. In this book, author Geoff Smart and Randy Street provide a simple, practical, and effective solution to hiring successfully. It makes a excellent gift for startup founders, entrepreneurs, and small business owners.
As businesses grow they tend to fall under similar problems. Traction explains The Entrepreneurial Operating System®, a practical method used by more than 2,000 companies for achieving business success and avoiding common mistakes.
Want to invest your money smartly? The Dhandho Investor explains the Dhandho capital allocation framework used by the business savvy Patels from India and presents how they can be applied successfully to the stock market.
We hope this article helped you find some good holiday gift ideas for bloggers and developers. You may also want to see our guide on how to start a WordPress blog with step by step instructions.