ngrok

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Securely expose a local web server to the internet and capture all traffic for detailed inspection and replay

What is ngrok?

ngrok is a reverse proxy that creates a secure tunnel between from a public endpoint to a locally running web service. ngrok captures and analyzes all traffic over the tunnel for later inspection and replay.
ngrok is a tool in the localhost Tools category of a tech stack.

Who is using it?

47 companies use ngrok in their tech stacks, including Shelf, Zendesk, and backend.

Shelf

Zendesk

backend

TACTFUL.ai

Devza Inc

Sendy

Platform Development Team

Q:MARKETING AG

Tophatter

Goodwings

Preventor Platform

NeoQuant

Why developers like ngrok

Easy to use
Super-fast
Free
Awesome traffic analysis page
Reliable custom domains
Shares service-wide metrics
Mobile development
Supports UTP And HTTPS