Christmas Giveaway Day 4: Forklift

Today we’re giving away fifteen copies of Forklift, a popular FTP client for the Mac. Forklift is a versatile application that integrates effectively with OS X. It follows the familiar style of a traditional FTP application – with local and remote folders displayed side by side. The latest versions have brought a range of new features including file compression, folder synchronization, and folder merging.

Read on for more information about the app, and to find out how to enter.

Winners Announced

Congratulations to our Forklift winners!

Hope you enjoy the license!

About Forklift

Forklift is a great FTP application for the Mac, allowing you to easily transfer files to and from remote servers. The default Forklift interface feels familiar for those who have used a file transfer tool before. You are displayed with two folder lists; one for local files, and one for remote. It packs a huge range of functionality, and integrates well with many of the features of OS X.



Our Review of Forklift

If you’d like to find out more about Forklift, I’d strongly recommend reading our review of the application. Here’s the summary of our thoughts:

There isn’t a great deal I’d change about Forklift. The speed is impressive, as is the range of features included with the app. If you’re looking for a dedicated FTP application, it’s certainly worth trying out. I really hope that the app can remain simple in future versions, and not suffer from having features added for the sake of it.

How to Enter

All you need to do to enter is become a fan of our Facebook page. We’re hoping to use Facebook more and more in the coming months for interesting content – and we don’t want you to miss out!

The competition closes in exactly 24 hours, and we will randomly select the winner(s) shortly afterwards. This post will be updated with the winners information and we’ll get in touch!

A big thanks to Binary Nights, the developers of Forklift, for sponsoring the competition. Good luck, and be sure to follow us or subscribe so that you can find out if you’re a winner!


Today’s Web.AppStorm Giveaway: Ember

Don’t forget to check out what’s going on over at Web.AppStorm! Today they’re giving away a few memberships for Ember.

From the team at RealMac, Ember is the web companion to their inspiration-capture tools LittleSnapper and QuickSnapper. There is no better way to share what inspires you with the rest of the web.

Read more and enter the competition.

Our Christmas Wallpapers

In case you missed it, we’ve also created a bunch of festive wallpapers to get your desktop in the Christmas spirit. Here’s a quick preview!


  • MexiChriS

    weird, just add the Facebook page & selection will be drawn randomly… well, here goes attempt 2 at winning something! :)

    – MexiChriS

  • Adrian Rodriguez

    Awe man, I don’t have facebook. And this is one app I NEED. O wells.

    • Joel Drapper

      You could get facebook. Now that’s a bright idea.

      • David Wood

        Heh, I’m with Adrian – I’m not joining Facebook for a chance to win a reasonably price software title.

    • Kim

      Same here. And if I’ve held out against Facebook this long, this a random draw isn’t a good reason to finally give in. =\

    • nanochrome

      Same here…….

    • Spartacus

      Same here.
      It’s a great giveaway, but i won’t sell my privacy for it. I prefer buying it then joining Facebook.

      Thanks, but I’ll wait for the next one.

  • oykun.yilmaz

    woaa, again cool giveaway! It would be great for my business. already fan of facebook macappstorm :)


  • Joel Drapper

    I’m already a fan of you on facebook. Does that count?

    • http://URL(Optional) kickbutt

      me too..

      • Jenn

        Ditto here

      • Mike S

        me too! But I’d sure like to win a Forklift

    • David Appleyard

      Yep – That counts! :-)

  • iMobi

    Just became a fan of your page. :) Really hope to win!

  • rickey

    Just became a fan. I hope I win, I really want this app, lol.

  • rickey

    Just became a fan! I hope I win, I really want this app, lol.

  • Nikos

    Just became a fan of yours on facebook. ;-)
    Good luck everybody.
    Merry Xmas.

  • stefano


  • Umar Irshad

    ooolala already a fan XD

  • djrayon

    Wanting to purchase that – gimme one :)

  • Payton

    I’m following you guys on Facebook and I would love to win Forklift.

  • Ahmad

    I am now your fan. :)

  • MarFan

    Sweet, Best FTP app!

  • Tom

    Thumbs down to using Facebook for contests.

  • http://we Nikola Lazarevic

    Another fan i here!

  • Eric

    Hopefully I’ll be able to replace Cyberduck with Forklift!

  • Andy M

    Just “fanned” the page. Fingers crossed!

  • kiero

    I’m a fan.

  • Daniel

    Looking forward to seeing you on Facebook!

  • Karl Kaefer

    I’m a fan, too.


  • jasha

    me too! cheers

  • meira

    Forklift is great!

  • Doug

    Now a fan of yours on Facebook, lets go for forklift

  • mil


  • monoio

    Count me in!

  • Mihai Neacsu

    Wohooo! Go Forklift!

  • Evan G

    Im a fan

  • Ehsan Hamtaei

    i did it ….

  • TheRevived

    I’m a fan

  • Daniel Groves

    Done ;)

  • vincent

    Really want a good FTP program!

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  • Adrian


  • Oscar

    I am your fan!

  • Dom

    command+k, save info in keychain

  • Robert W

    FB Fan added –
    Twitted – @robertwijaya

  • Sulcalibur

    I’m already a member of the Facebook page and already have Forklift so I would like to opt out of this giveaway today please.

    For others I strongly recommend entering as this is a great great app.

  • Sulcalibur

    I’m already a member of the Facebook page and already have Forklift so I would like to opt out of this giveaway today please.

    For others I strongly recommend entering as this is a great great app.

  • Danny

    I’m guessing that the winners will be contacted through Facebook notifications, right?

  • l3gion

    ID: @l3gion

    Gl to everyone.

  • Giuseppe

    i’m a fan!

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  • mauko

    I’d love to forkelift….
    but I don’t do facebook…

  • Samosienienamaluje

    I’m a fan ;)

  • agg23

    So who won???