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How I learnedto stop caringand love myRube GoldbergTumblr themedevelopmentenvironmentThursday, May 30, 13
Tools•3 Tumblr blogs(data, acceptance, production)•TumblrThemr•Middleman•Guard•Python SimpleHTTPServerThursday, May 30, 13
Awesome parts•Faster feedback loop duringdevelopment•Edit in your editor, not the browser•Break up page/style into logical...
Sucky parts•TumblrThemr is hacky•TumblrThemr source in theme repo•TumblrThemr requires net connection•It’s awfully complex...
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How I learned to stop caring and love my Rube Goldberg Tumblr theme development environment

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Bare-bones slides for a lightning talk on the development tools I whipped up to support me in developing a Tumblr theme.

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How I learned to stop caring and love my Rube Goldberg Tumblr theme development environment

  1. 1. How I learnedto stop caringand love myRube GoldbergTumblr themedevelopmentenvironmentThursday, May 30, 13
  2. 2. Tools•3 Tumblr blogs(data, acceptance, production)•TumblrThemr•Middleman•Guard•Python SimpleHTTPServerThursday, May 30, 13
  3. 3. Awesome parts•Faster feedback loop duringdevelopment•Edit in your editor, not the browser•Break up page/style into logical chunks•Asset pipeline is powerful and comfyThursday, May 30, 13
  4. 4. Sucky parts•TumblrThemr is hacky•TumblrThemr source in theme repo•TumblrThemr requires net connection•It’s awfully complex•Still have to copy/paste the finishedthemeThursday, May 30, 13

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