The Online IDE and Paste Search tool by Redhunt Labs can help you look for information in places that you wouldn’t normally think about. 

While headhunters are not the primary target audience for this tool, it still comes in handy if you want to search people across platforms that your competitors are probably unaware of. 

This nifty tool lets you search a custom string across dozens of unconventional sources, which are all divided into three categories: 

  • Text sharing sites like or People use these platforms to effortlessly share text files
  • Online IDE platforms that allow developers to code and collaborate over the internet
  • Code-sharing websites that make it easy to share software code with people around the world

While the tool is primarily aimed at uncovering sensitive information from publicly accessible data shared by users, it can also be used to source talented developers and other professionals. For instance, you can use the string “Java Developer ‘’” to get a list of all the shares with “Java Developer” and a Gmail address in them. 

You can try it for yourself right now at as there’s no need for registration or payments.

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