Add a blank space to the Dock

Did you know that you can customize the Dock in OS X through terminal? With the following defaults write you can add a blank space to the Dock. This is a better way to organize applications.

defaults write persistent-apps -array-add 
'{tile-data={}; tile-type="spacer-tile";}' 

Copy & paste this command as a single line in OS X Terminal

Additional step, restart the Dock:

killall Dock

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You can remove the blank space by dragging it out of the Dock