Best Vanity Plates For Software Developers

If you’ve just finished your degree and heading into the bold new world of software development, you have some busy times ahead. 

And a lot of money to be made! 


Software development is a very tech-guided, trend-based industry. And you need to be advanced in every aspect of your life to ensure you stay in front of everyone else who is competing for your job. One great way to be ahead of your game, as well as having a little fun in the process, is by adding a customized vanity plate to your car. 

Customized vanity plates are a great way to show the world a bit of your personality, tell them what you do for a living, or show them that you are the best at what you do. Plates with custom wording in the software development industry is not a new concept, but it’s always going to be something that will get you noticed. Eventually, when you have your first supercar, you will have a worthwhile vehicle to show off your plates on, but until then, they will look great on your Prius. 

Here are some of the best vanity plates ideas for software developers. 

Simple, yet very effective. This one if a great option for any developer, and you can easily change up the lettering to many ways to still say the same message.  

If you are a pro at Mac development, then this is the plate for you. It lets people know you found a niche and stuck to it. Don’t be surprised if this vanity plate gets you loads of business on the street.

Alternately, you can go with a PC geek plate if that’s your thing. Once again, it’s very probable that this will gain you some traction in the industry. It’s a plate that will be remembered. 

If you are a master of coding, there is one plate that could set you apart from all the other coders in town. Code Ninja vanity plates will get some attention for sure, and if you really know what you are doing, you can build a reputation very quickly as a master of your craft.

This vanity plate speaks for itself. You might be a geek, but you are also going to make a fortune from being a geek. Most of the richest people in America right now are geeks: might as well wear it with pride! 

Binary code is something you will know about as a developer, and of course showing that you are interested in letting people know what you do. In a PC world, binary means many things and is the foundation of the entire industry. 

Use Binary Code to show the first letter of your name or even a symbol. It’s a great way to show your geekiness in a very clever way. It won’t get noticed by everyone, but it will get noticed by other geeks just like you. 

This should test people (pun intended). A great way to show that you love what you do is with this vanity plate. It also shows that you are in fact beta testing your place in the industry. 

This vanity plate shows you like to source problems and fix them. This plate would look extra great on a Volkswagen. 

When you’re in the world of development you need to be noticed, and vanity plates are the perfect way to do this. Let us know about any interesting vanity plate ideas you have in the comments below!

Kenneth W. Boyd is a former Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and the author of several of the popular "For Dummies" books published by John Wiley & Sons including 'CPA Exam for Dummies' and 'Cost Accounting for Dummies'.

Ken has gained a wealth of business experience through his previous employment as a CPA, Auditor, Tax Preparer and College Professor. Today, Ken continues to use those finely tuned skills to educate students as a professional writer and teacher.