You know that one friend. We all have one. When we’re with them we feel 50 pounds lighter, 20 years younger, and 10 IQ points smarter. That friend has a way of boosting our confidence until we become the person she thinks we are.
I’d like to introduce you to my new BFF, DesktopServer.
[crowd roars, standing ovation, tears wiped away, TedTalk bow, drops clicker]
Well, just kidding, but not really.
But first — backstory.
In this post I talk about how I stumbled into a class at WordCamp San Diego. The title of the class had no meaning to me: “Installing WordPress Locally and Remotely”. What!? But as soon as Stephen Carnam described DesktopServer (which he created with his bare hand!) in detail, I had to stop myself from standing up and yelling,