CodeKit + babel

Currently CodeKit does not support babeljs transpiling, but appears it will at some point in the future. This doesn't mean you can't use CodeKit to transpile babel, you'll just need to install babel locally and use a hook to do so. There's one unfortunate thing with this hook, since we…

Simple Ghost Blog Theme deploys with rsync

So, I've finally jumped onto the Ghost Blog platform to give blogging a try. The first thing I wanted was an easy way to make updates to a theme and push those updates to my server and take care of the ghost restart. This write-up assumes you're using Ubuntu and…

CodeKit + timestamps

Here is another quick post on using the new Hook variables added in CodeKit 2.3, this time looking at adding timestamps to CSS files. Even though this is focused on SCSS/CSS you should be able to take this example and modify it to work with any of the…

CodeKit + HTML gzip

This is a quick write-up on how to gzip your HTML files with CodeKit Version 2.3+ hooks; Jade is used in the example but any of the HTML processors available should work the same. First you'll need to setup a hook, the hook I've used is: Any of the…