Nick Yeoman's Blog
Tips and tricks that will help you speed up Web Development on your Desktop. Articles are mostly related to tools you would use or install on your personal desktop while developing websites. As I do most of my development on a Ubuntu based Linux distrobution, be sure to check the Operating System is relevant to your environment.
This article explains how to setup a Microsoft Windows machine to develop a website. This is for the times you don't have access to a Mac or Linux machine. This strategy will use what I call a WAMP (Windows Apache MySQL PHP) server to install a open source PHP CMS.