Desktop-app-ifying CLI workflows

I work in an agency that is largely design focused. The designers I work with are very smart, capable and willing - but there's a gray area where directly using development tools seperates them too much from their primary tasks and concerns. To avoid this problem, and the frustration that…

Let's start a Ghost theme

I'm just going to blog through skinning my site here, so I can get a handle on what's involved in making a Ghost theme. First, workflow. I've setup a local running version of Ghost. Ideally, I can set up a workflow that allows me to push file changes to the…

Schema and Microformats

For the first time, I've been asked to include Schema markup in a client project (by a partnering group). Apparently it started in 2011, but this Schema approach is new to me. Since I heard Tantek Çelik and Eric Meyer talk about Microformats (a very long time ago, I forgot…

A new year, a new system

Like many folks, I was intrigued by the Ghost kickstarter. The design is clean. I like how Markdown is used not as an afterthought, but as a core UI principle. Let's see how it goes. History My usage of Ghost tacks one more blog system into a line of systems…