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Atom Essential Packages

Thu, Nov 19, 2015


Atom – the hackable editor coming from Github has been my favorite for web development. Like many other lightweight editors, Atom has a community-driven packages (plugins) marketplace that greatly enhanced the editor. I found the following Atom packages are essential to my web development workflow.

Let's use NVM

Sun, Jun 14, 2015

Node Version Manager

My colleague just came to me with a troubled face. He couldn’t figure out why his gulp script failed to start up local server where everyone else is able to do so. After a short debugging session, I found that the culprit is Node JS version. Certainly, our gulp scripts have a conflict with the latest Node JS. Now, my colleague has to downgrade his Node JS installation, or does he have to?