My Favorite Music of 2017

I listened to quite a bit of music in 2017. I use and pay for both Spotify and Apple Music (follow me on both!), going back and forth depending on what I want to listen to at any given moment. I've been sticking more with Apple Music lately, mostly because it sounds a lot better on my B&O H9 wireless headphones using the AAC codec (look for an in-depth bluetooth headphone review/breakdown coming soon). After analyzing everything I listened to in 2017, here's a breakdown of my favorites. »

Using Gulp for WordPress Theme Development

Gulp is the new kid on the block when it comes to JavaScript task runners. It’s gotten off the ground running extremely quickly with its emphasis on code over configuration when compared with Grunt. While still a very young product, I’ve switched my development away from Grunt and am now using gulp for all of my new coding. Keep reading to find out how to use gulp with your WordPress themes to speed up your development and stay on the bleeding edge. »

WordPress and Drupal Starter Themes Using Grunt on Github

Yesterday, I wrote an article on how I use Grunt with my WordPress theme development and deployment. I casually mentioned the starter themes I have, both for core WordPress development and for use with the Genesis Framework. Being that I use Drupal for clients as well, I figured I would push my latest Drupal 7 Starter Theme up to Github so everyone can use it as they see fit. »