Browsing articles tagged with " development environment"
Mar
31
2014

My Development Workflow

After getting my server environment set up I needed to come up with a plan for getting the code off of my live site and on my development box. In addition, I want to be able to track the changes I make so I know what needs to be uploaded back to the server, and so […]

Mar
18
2014

Notepad++ is a Must Have

I haven’t made it to discussing what tool I want to edit code in yet. That’s no excuse for not going ahead and promoting Notepad++ though. Whether you prefer a full integrated development environment (IDE) or a simple text editor you should have Notepad++ on hand. You’ll be editing configuration files from time to time […]

Mar
15
2014

A Web Server for WordPress Development

The first requirement I mentioned in the intro seems obvious enough. I need “a¬†web server that can run PHP and WordPress and has the ability to serve multiple sites so that I can work on multiple projects.”¬†Fortunately, this easy enough to do on Windows 2008 Server by downloading an Apache web server distribution called XAMPP. […]