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May 2022 Product Update 🚀

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Here are a few product updates from May that we’ve been working on to improve your experience! We’re also giving back to your favorite OSS projects, so keep on reading to know more!

Redesign of the code patterns page 👩‍🎨

We know the navigation of our code patterns page was not ideal: it was not obvious that the tool name was clickable, which impacted our users’ ability to configure their rules.

We did a quick redesign of the code patterns to improve the visualization of the selected tool, by moving the on/off toggles to the left-hand side.

Code patterns after

Diff Coverage now has a ∅ (nil) value 🙌

Diff coverage was blocking PRs when the diff contained only files not eligible for coverage (like tests and documentation), and it was not possible to use the Diff coverage gate.

Now, if a pull request doesn’t add or modify any coverable lines, the diff coverage is set to ∅ (not applicable).

What it means for you:

  • No more PRs blocked if changes are only on files containing no coverage information.
  • A new result for the diff coverage is seen on the UI (∅) so that you know that a coverage report was received but there are no actual coverable lines on that report.
Diff coverage with nil

You can see how much money you save with Codacy

Software developers are becoming one of the most important resources in the world. However, the average organization wastes up to 42% of its development time due to technical debt. That’s why we created a simple ROI calculator to show you how much you can save by using automated code reviews with Codacy.

Codacy ROI calculator

Codacy gives back to your favorite OSS projects 🥰

We want to support more OSS projects at Codacy, and we would like YOU to tell us which one. Open Source Software helps developers and companies solve problems, innovate and find support in communities, adding a great deal of value.

The winning project will be sponsored by Codacy so that they can have more resources to keep on doing what they do best 💪

To vote on your favorite project, head over to our community.

OSS sponsor

Careers at Codacy: We’re Hiring 🤩

We’re hiring for our Engineering (Backend, Frontend, SRE), Customer Success, Product, Marketing, Support, Finance, and People Teams. All remote positions – join us from anywhere in Europe and help us do awesome things! Check our current openings.

Interesting reads 

How Bliss Applications uses Codacy to achieve engineering excellence ✨

Learn how Bliss Applications managed to switch from a competitor tool to Coday, apply code quality standards across projects and teams, and onboard users to Coday. Read their story →

“12 Great Free Tools For Developers in 2022”, by Software Observer 👨‍💻

Devs use several tools and services to speed up their development process. However, small teams and startups are sometimes on a tight budget, so using free tools might be a great option to help you get started. Here are 12 great free tools for devs, check them out →

“A dev’s thoughts on developer productivity”, by Beyang Liu 📊

“Why don’t we hear more developer voices in the conversation about “developer productivity”? Most self-styled experts on developer productivity seem more interested in selling something rather than painting an accurate picture of how devs really work.” Keep reading here →

“Tech debt explained to everyone”, by Javier Lopez 🤓

We know some degree of tech debt will always exist. However, how can you manage it efficiently in a team, and make it a conscious decision instead of an unintended consequence? Read the post →


We are almost 500 members in our community! 🚀

Your support and feedback are very important to us, and we look forward to keep growing and learning with you. Thank you all 🙌 👫

Top Community Users May 2022

Give feedback on our Roadmap

We’d like to continue sharing our roadmap with you ✨ You can see what’s in progress, and what’s up next. You can also submit an idea/feature request and vote on what is most important! Your feedback matters 💪

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