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My Initial Setup for Mac Workflow

My Initial Setup for Mac Workflow

  1. Install IDE / Productivity Apps


Install iTerm2

Install ( xcode, homebrew, git, rvm, ruby )

Install tree

`$ brew install tree`

Install GIT-Flow

`$ brew install git-flow`

Install Compass

`$ gem update --system`

`$ gem install compass`

Install Rails

`$ gem install rails`

Install CoffeeScript

`$ brew install node`

`$ npm install -g coffee-script`

Install Forge

`$ gem install forge`

Install oh-my-zsh

Customize Command Propt / Terminal

Install MacVim

`$ brew install macvim --override-system-vim`

Install (fortune, cowsay, lolcat)

`$ brew install fortune cowsay`

`$ gem install lolcat`

`$ fortune | cowsay | lolcat`

Copy your .zshrc file from

Install XAMPP
Create an alias directory


Scafolding / Directory Organization / Bootstrap / Workflow

  1. Forge - ( Wordpress ) Forge is a free command-line toolkit for bootstrapping and developing WordPress themes in a tidy environment using front-end languages like Sass, LESS, and CoffeeScript.

  2. Yeoman - Yeoman 1.0 is more than just a tool. It's a workflow; a collection of tools and best practices working in harmony to make developing for the web even better.

  3. Grunt - ( Javascript ) In one word: automation. The less work you have to do when performing repetitive tasks like minification, compilation, unit testing, linting, etc, the easier your job becomes.

  4. HTML5 Boilerplate - ( HTML5 ) HTML5 Boilerplate helps you build fast, robust, and adaptable web apps or sites. Kick-start your project with the combined knowledge and effort of 100s of developers, all in one little package.

  5. Twitter Bootstrap - ( Less ) Sleek, intuitive, and powerful front-end framework for faster and easier web development.

  6. Zurb Foundation - ( SaSS ) Foundation is the most advanced front-end framework in the world.

  7. Metro UI - ( Less ) Metro UI CSS a set of styles to create a site with an interface similar to Windows 8 Metro UI.

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