Cargo is a fantastic tool. It’s number 1 or 2 on my list whenever someone asks me to describe the benefits of Rust.
This post is about little crates that you can install to extend cargo’s day-to-day functionality. They add things that may be a little opinionated, making the core developers leave them out of the main tool and instead available as community maintained addons.
First I’ll mention 3 great tips for cargo itself: