Category: General

Installing Bash on Ubuntu on Windows

Update: Nowadays, a simple visit to is enough. (This will open up the Microsoft Store with Ubuntu already highlighted. Simply press install, then launch the app, and you’re done.) Just FYI: this MSDN guide to installing Bash on Ubuntu on Windows. Also, if you’ve previously set up SSH under Windows and have your keys live in C:\Users\Username\.ssh, use Florian’s guide to symlink that folder to Linux’… Read more →


For quite some time now, ThemeShaper—now part of Automattic—has been my reference of all things WordPress themes. I’ve built a number of child themes on top of their themes and will likely continue to do so. Current favorites are Cerauno, Sela and Karuna. I don’t care much if they’re called magazine or business style, either. Using CSS and very few PHP template files, I find myself able to turn these themes into almost anything. All these themes are based on the Und… Read more →