was launched in 2006 and hosted the first viral freemium, Toad® for Oracle. Since its inception, Toad World® has evolved into a trusted community where database developers and administrators could not only download free trials, they could ask for advice and share their knowledge. Today, Toad World is a respected community that provides a platform for experts in their field to share knowledge and learn how to be the best at database management. Toad World has a huge international following and 1000s of people visit it every day to get free trail downloads, gain knowledge via our blog and solve problems in our forum.

In the 2018-2019 timeframe, the staff diligently worked hard to update our community’s look and feel, we also pruned our blog posts, which numbered in the 1000s. Along the way, we noticed there are some blogs that are popular for a short time, some gain popularity over time and others that never go out of style. We wanted to share our discoveries with you.


Below is a compilation of the 10, all-time most popular ToadforSQL Serverblog posts on Toad World today.Year after year, month after month and even daily—these posts get the most visits. Take a look at our list below. You may see posts you’ve visited before or posts that are new to you that pique your interest. Before you get started, get your favorite beverage and maybe a snack…we are pretty sure you’ll find something of interest. Enjoy fellow Toads.

  1. Toad for SQL Server? Who Needs It?
  2. Using Toad for SQL Server with SQL Database on Azure
  3. Using Toad for SQL Server with AWS RDS
  4. Using Toad for SQL Server with Google Cloud Platform – I
  5. Using Toad for SQL Server with Azure SQL Database – II
  6. Using Toad for SQL Server with AWS Fargate – I
  7. Using Toad for SQL Server with Google Cloud Platform – III
  8. Video: Optimizing SQL Server code in Toad for SQL Server
  9. Video: Getting started with the editor in Toad for SQL Server
  10. Using Toad for SQL Server with AWS Fargate – 2

And one to grow on…

This newer blog and hasn’t had as much time to catch up with the others, but is quite popular, ranking 4 in most views in last quarter.

Server Compare sets itself apart [Toad for SQL Server]

From the Toad World editorial team, we hope you enjoyed this post and revisited past blogs you learned from, discovered new blogs that were helpful and choose to share this information with your colleagues.


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