Just getting started to work on Loot, my first WordPress theme, and I quickly realized how little I’ve done in a local WordPress environment recently. Focusing on WordPress.com issues have made me much better and faster at troubleshooting for my job, but much squishier on working in WordPress core.
Thankfully, I still had MAMP installed and this post got me going with pretty much anything else I needed:
“WordPress Theme Development Tools” by Ian Stewart | ThemeShaper
It’s part of a complete tutorial on WordPress theme development to which I’ll keeping coming back.