Provide Secure Access to Your Local Development Server

No longer fiddle with router configurations, IP's or ports. Localname provides a single URL that just works.

Requires MacOS Sierra (version 10.12) or higher


Why Localname?

Live Preview

Show your work to anyone. Get instant feedback from your designer, client, tester or project manager. No source control (such as Git) or deployments required.

Mobile App Testing

Test your mobile app backend from a real device without having to fiddle with local network configurations.


Implement webhooks by providing a real callback URL to your development machine.


Remote Debugging

Localname is great for live demos and debugging sessions whilst on a conference call.

How Does It Work?

Localname creates a secure tunnel from your local macOS machine and exposes it to the Internet in just a few seconds.

It’s a beautiful and simple to use macOS app that just works out of the box.

Localname macOS user interface

Localname doesn’t require any configurations and you don’t have to fiddle with cryptic command line parameters.


A few words from our customers:

  • “Localname does exactly as advertised. It’s super easy to set up, you pick a personal URL and the rest is magic.”

    Luciano Santana
    Frontend and Backend Developer
  • “My clients loved it when I introduced Localname as a way to show live changes during conference calls; meetings are so much more productive now.”

    Sylvia Lorente
    Project Manager
  • “I’m part of a remote team which can make working on a project together challenging. Localname really helps to ease remote development, it works like a breeze.”

    Adam Smith
    Frontend Developer and UI Designer

Companies that trust us:

  • Google
  • Xing
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Intel
  • Airbus
  • Volkswagen
  • Skyscanner
  • AVG

Related products

Other Great Products from Mobile Jazz