Daily Archives: October 23, 2016


Also see our previous post. Wikipedia says this about GitHub: “GitHub is a web-based Git repository hosting service. It offers all of the distributed version control and source code management (SCM) functionality of Git as well as adding its own features. It provides access control and several collaboration features such […]

GitHub Introduction Part 2


Git is run locally on your local computer and GitHub is on the Internet. Here is how Wikipedia describes Git: “Git is a version control system that is used for software development and other version control tasks. As a distributed revision control system it is aimed at speed, data integrity,[9] […]

Git Introduction


Here is what Wikipedia says about Atom: “Atom is a free and open-source text and source code editor for OS X, Linux, and Windows with support for plug-ins written in Node.js, and embedded Git Control, developed by GitHub. Atom is a desktop application built using web technologies. Most of the […]

Atom Text Editor Introduction



Visual Studio Code is a programmer’s text editor written by Microsoft. It is a lightweight but powerful source code editor which runs on your desktop and is available for Windows, Mac and Linux. It comes with built-in support for JavaScript, TypeScript and Node.js and has a rich ecosystem of extensions […]

Visual Studio Code Introduction


ProgrammagleWeb is a website. Wikipedia says the following about ProgrammabeWeb: “ProgrammableWeb is a longstanding information and news source about the Web as a programmable platform. It is a subsidiary of MuleSoft and has offices in San Francisco, CA. The website publishes a repository of web APIs, mashups, and applications and […]

ProgrammableWeb Introduction




BrowserSync is an automation tool that makes web development faster. BrowserSync makes your tweaking and testing faster by synchronizing file changes and interactions across many devices. You install Browsersync on top of Node.js. To use it you must first install Node.js. Both Node and Browsersync are used from the command […]

BrowserSync Introduction


PhantomJS is a scripted, headless browser used for automating web page interaction. A headless browser is a web browser without a graphical user interface. PhantomJS was released January 23, 2011 by Ariya Hidayat after several years in development. Open your browser and go to the PhantomJS website’s download page to […]

PhantomJS Headless Browser




Wikipedia says the following about Web API: “A web API is an application programming interface (API) for either a web server or a web browser. It is a web development concept, usually limited to a web application’s client-side (including any web frameworks being used), and thus usually does not include […]

Web API