WordPress Local Dev Stuff I Use

Yes, my setup is fairly standard and boring, but I just wanted to share what I used so that when I start doing screen shares and tutorials, people could watch this to at least know what I use and why.

I’m sure I will make several versions of this video over the next few years, but at least I can start sharing some of the things I do when I re-theme this blog!

Tools I use to work on websites:

WordPress. – FREE!!!
wordpress.org

MAMP – $59 – they now have a windows version?
https://www.mamp.info/en/

Sublime Text. – Free to download. $70 to buy license.
https://www.sublimetext.com/

to learn sublime text:
https://sublimetextbook.com/
Wes Bos does a Sublime Text Power User Talk that’s FREE and at a minimum watch this and take notes and improve:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_zNhq… (only 9900 views!? this is really helpful stuff if you want to get better fast. good 80/20 rule here).

jointswp theme – free

Home

Foundation 6
http://foundation.zurb.com/sites/docs/
SASS –
https://abookapart.com/products/sass-…
Codekit – $35
https://codekitapp.com/
Woocommerce – free
https://teamtreehouse.com/library/top…

Sketch – $99 (you DO NOT need sketch. a pencil and paper is just fine, too)

https://www.sketchapp.com/
To learn to design an ios app with sketch: https://designcode.io/sketch (price $50)

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