IntelliJ plugin development with Optimizely’s plugin

Turn On, Plug in, drop App

That was the name of my hack project at Optimizely. It was an IntelliJ plugin for all versions of IntelliJ with code complete for Go, Java, Kotlin, and Python. The plugin has now been released publicly. It was a great experience. I liked the IntelliJ ecosystem. You can literally create an IDE for a language that doesn’t exist. It essentially does all your basic lexical tokenizing for you.

After my experience, I wanted to write about it. I am very excited about…