Category: Tutorials

Quick Fix: node-gyp problems on OS X High Sierra (10.13)

Quick Fix: node-gyp problems on OS X High Sierra (10.13)

If you’re getting iconv errors from yarn / npm when installing projects on OS X High Sierra (10.13), you might have hit the same issue as us. As best we can figure, node-gyp just loses track of the xcode tools it requires post-upgrade. Luckily the fix is trivial if you […]

11 basic terminal commands for beginners

11 basic terminal commands for beginners

Using the¬†terminal in your web development workflow can seem alien to the uninitiated. The difficulty to learn how to use the terminal effectively¬†is often made worse through the availability of applications which can do the heavy lifting and run terminal commands for you. Using these applications in your web development […]

HTTP to HTTPS Migration Tips

HTTP to HTTPS Migration Tips

With the recent Google Chrome 56 update, migrating your HTTP site to HTTPS is more important than ever. There’s many things to consider and action when migrating your site over to HTTPS. Use the HTTPS migration tips below and ensure your site is up to scratch and migrated successfully. 1. […]

How to set up a local web development environment using MAMP PRO

How to set up a local web development environment using MAMP PRO

When it comes to web development, setting up a local web development environment is an absolute must. It allows you to develop your website or application in a safe environment for testing before your code is ever near a live server. There are numerous ways to do this, but today […]