Project Blueprint: Backlinko.com

Prerequisite: Quick setup Planning: Timely: Time Tracking App Corresponding Trello board Discovery: Backlinko Priority 1: Local Deployment via gulp watch Remove any unnecessary hosts Installing the Roots package– Bedrock, Trellis, and Sage Priority 2: Deploy Staging Environment Deploying Bedrock and Sage via Trellis Priority 3: Develop Local Site then Deploy to Staging Design Site Create Hand Drawn Mockups Design … Continued

Gravity Forms Notifications Using the Twilio Add-on

Instant Lead Notifications: When I built a website on Bootstrap earlier this year, we were using to Zapier to notify the client of leads and submissions. When you’re a hosting company branded around being fast, you want to be punctual getting back to the prospects. To keep my overhead low, I was on the free … Continued

Project Blueprint: Jackalope.io (v2.0)

Prerequisite: Quick setup Planning: Timely: Time Tracking App Corresponding Trello board Discovery: Jackalope Media Priority 1: Local Deployment via gulp watch Remove any unnecessary hosts Installing the Roots package– Bedrock, Trellis, and Sage Priority 2: Deploy Staging Environment Deploying Bedrock and Sage via Trellis Priority 3: Develop Local Site then Deploy to Staging Design Site Create Hand Drawn Mockups … Continued

Installing Roots

If you already have your SSH key added to DigitalOcean, skip to step 4. If you already have an SSH key, but it’s not connected to your DigitalOcean, you only need to do steps 3.5-7. If you don’t have an SSH key yet– in your command line, go to your root directory and create a new SSH key: … Continued

How to Install Paid Plugins with Composer

Add the plugin to a remote server: Upload the plugin to a Github repo. Add a composer.json. Or you can just use my repo: Add the repo’s remote url to the composer.json. Below that, add a line like this to make sure Composer requires it. Note: You won’t need those commas at the end if it will … Continued

Project Blueprint: Jack4.1.2

First priority: local deployment via gulp watch Remove any unnecessary hosts Installing the Roots package– Bedrock, Trellis, and Sage2.0 Second priority: staging deployment. Deploying Bedrock and Sage via Trellis adding my domain to my host file (see gas mask)   Working on Sage Locally– before we do anything past gulp watching, go to step 4. Deploy … Continued

A Bullet Proof AdWords Campaign

Before getting started: Make sure you’re polished  up on How to Manage Campaigns Using The Adwords Editor Changes are marked with an icon in the main menu: Changes should be reviewed by clicking the “check changes” tab in the main menu. To show details, click the text link “show details” Click the “check changes” button. This … Continued

Project Blueprint: Jack4.1

First priority: local deployment via gulp watch Remove any unnecessary hosts Installing the Roots package– Bedrock, Trellis, and Sage2.0 Second priority: staging deployment. Deploying Bedrock and Sage via Trellis adding my domain to my host file (see gas mask)   Working on Sage Locally– before we do anything past gulp watching, go to step 4. Deploy … Continued