Some tools and resources for your convenience.
It’s always nice to know what apps and tools other people are using.
- WordPress.org | The open source version of WordPress for self-hosted websites.
- Sublime Text | By far my favorite source code editor.
- Codekit | They say it’s like steroids for web developers.
- Ember | Take screenshots, snap webpages, draw on images, and much more.
- Mamp Pro | Mamp lets you easily run a local server environment for WordPress.
- Underscores | The official WordPress starter theme from Automattic.
- Jetpack | A must-have plugin for self-hosted WordPress websites.
- Codex | Repository for WordPress information and documentation.
- WordPress.com | The hosted version of WordPress and on which this site is hosted.
Everybody is an (aspiring) author.
- Scrivener | The ultimate writing app in existence for (aspiring) authors.
- Aeon Timeline | Must-have timeline app for historical novelists.
- Evernote | The ultimate note making app. Great for doing research.
- Together for Mac | Good offline alternative for Evernote.
- Ulysses for Mac | A great alternative to Scrivener. Maybe even better?
To live is to learn. And nowadays learning is easier than ever.
- Khan Academy | The best place to level up your maths skills. And it’s free.
- Codecademy | Upgrade your coding skills. And this site is free too.
- Coursera | Another free website where you can learn… well, everything.
- NodeSchool | A great place to learn how to use Node.js.
- Code School | Probably the best-known and most popular place to learn code.
- Tuts+ | Learn code, illustration, photography, web design, and more.
- Treehouse | Treehouse is a very popular and well-known code/design school.
- Skillfeed | Online classes with videos to keep your technical skills current.
- Skeptical Science | There is too much global warming misinformation out there.
- AthleanX | Because a healthy mind resides in a healthy body.
- 1Password | An excellent app to keep track of your passwords.
- Dropbox | Keep your files safely synced online.
- Codrops | Great inspirational articles for creative designers.
- CodyHouse | A free library of HTML, CSS, JS nuggets