Automate ALL THE THINGS

Automate ALL THE THINGS
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Resources

ALL THE THINGS from http://hyperboleandahalf.blogspot.com/

Command central / app launchers
Alfred App http://www.alfredapp.com/ (osx)
Quicksilver http://qsapp.com/ (osx)

Skylight http://www.candylabs.com/skylight (windows)
Launchy http://www.launchy.net/ (windows)
Launchy python hooks http://pylaunchy.sourceforge.net/docs/ (windows)

Gnome Launch Box https://live.gnome.org/GnomeLaunchBox (linux)
Gnome Do http://do.davebsd.com/ (linux)

Mac-specific automation
Applescript intro http://www.macosxautomation.com/applescript/firsttutorial/index.html
Automator intro http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2488?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US

shell scripting
Shell intro http://www.linux.ie/newusers/beginners-linux-guide/basic-shell-commands.php
Shell scripting intro http://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=post&p=67469

Openphoto, open source gallery
Openphoto http://theopenphotoproject.org/
Openphoto upload via PHP shell https://github.com/openphoto/openphoto-php
https://gist.github.com/1274061

scheduling tasks
cron / crontab intro http://www.adminschoice.com/crontab-quick-reference
at (osx / linus / unix) http://content.hccfl.edu/pollock/unix/atdemo.htm
AT (windows) http://support.microsoft.com/kb/313565

writing HTML made easy
Zen Coding intro http://code.google.com/p/zen-coding/
Zen Coding downloads http://code.google.com/p/zen-coding/downloads/list
https://github.com/rooney/zencoding
http://www.vim.org/scripts/script.php?script_id=2981

code generators
Cake http://book.cakephp.org/1.3/view/1522/Code-Generation-with-Bake
Drupal http://drupal.org/project/easy_module
Symfony http://symfony.com/doc/current/book/page_creation.html
Django https://github.com/debrice/djangogenerator
Rails http://guides.rubyonrails.org/command_line.html
Rails intro http://guides.rubyonrails.org/getting_started.html
Ruby http://doc.zeroc.com/display/Ice/Code+Generation+in+Ruby

Continuous Integration
Hudson http://hudson-ci.org/
Jenkins http://jenkins-ci.org/

customize your own browsing experience
Greasemonkey http://www.greasespot.net/
Userscripts http://userscripts.org/

CSS preprocessors
SASS http://sass-lang.com/
Dirk Ginader http://twitter.com/ginader

Automate testing
Form autofill bookmarklet http://www.phpied.com/form-auto-fill-bookmarklet/

Web testing recorders
Selenium http://seleniumhq.org/
Windmill http://www.getwindmill.com/

Connecting websites together
IFTTT ifttt.com

Image optimization
ImageOptim http://imageoptim.com/

Web telephony (blog by voice)
Twilio http://twilio.com/
Google Voice http://voice.google.com/

Comments

Great!

Some more:

LaunchBar http://www.obdev.at/products/launchbar/index.html – I prefer it to Alfred and Quicksilver.
Tarpipe http://tarpipe.com/ – more powerful than IFTTT.
Speaker Deck https://speakerdeck.com/ – instead of SlideShare ;)
Keymando http://keymando.com/ – program keyboard shortcuts in Ruby. Check out the blog http://blog.keymando.com/